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'The Help' Cast: 'Essence' Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon!

'The Help' Cast: 'Essence' Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon!

The Help‘s Emma Stone, Viola Davis, and Octavia Spencer arrive at the 2012 Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon held at the Beverly Hills Hotel on Thursday (February 23) in Beverly Hills, Calif.

The annual event “celebrates the brightest stars who, through their work, have helped illuminate positive images of Black women worldwide.”

Emma paired her Elie Saab Haute Couture dress with Brian Atwood heels, a Ferragamo bag, and Van Cleef & Arpels jewelry.

Octavia wore a custom animal print pencil skirt by Tadashi Shoji.

10+ pictures inside of Emma Stone, Viola Davis, and Octavia Spencer at the Essence Black Women in Hollywood luncheon…

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Credit: Frederick M. Brown; Photos: Getty
Posted to: Emma Stone, Octavia Spencer, Viola Davis

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24 Responses to “'The Help' Cast: 'Essence' Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon!”

  1. 1
    Derpina Says:

    I like the optical Illusion, when Emma is in the photo, the wall is black, when Viola and Octavia appears the wall turns white

  2. 2
    Mary H. Says:

    All of them look gorgeous! The pale colors really compliment Octavia’s and Viola’s skin tone.

  3. 3
    tk Says:

    Love all of them!

  4. 4
    Kirsten Says:

    I like the short hair on Viola. All three women are gorgeous and so sweet.

  5. 5
    dodo Says:

    Emma isn’t black…? Someone explain.

  6. 6
    Zhanibok Says:

    Emma is beautiful

  7. 7
    Mary H. Says:

    @dodo: You don’t have to be black to attend an Essence luncheon. She was apart of a widely successful movie with black actresses, she’s entitled to be there.

  8. 8
    pam Says:

    @derpina. that was hilarioius

  9. 9
    UGH Says:

    Viola girl you need to rock your real hair from now on…your so beautiful with your natural hair.

  10. 10
    Cherylwb Says:

    Gee, I’d love to know what designers Octavia and Viola were wearing, too!

  11. 11
    SoulMate Says:

    So cool! anyway I said i would prefer to appreciate some hot white ladies shaking their body with nothing dressing up and big bxxbs among hundreds of black guys in community called ” BlackWhiteFriends.℃0M “woow so nice, i’ve got one place where gathers those hot interracial video and i will put it out to share. my username is Derci there.so sexy.free to join C’MON NOW!!!

  12. 12
    dodo Says:

    @Mary H.: I didn’t say she wasn’t entitled to be there. That’s why I asked for someone to explain. You all can chill now.

  13. 13
    Yol Says:

    Why is Emma Stone there? The night is for others who are ignored to shine.

  14. 14
    dodo Says:

    LOL you all can thumb me down all you want, I just asked a question.

  15. 15
    Say Says:

    Lol white folks dont like to be excluded, but have no problems excluding others

  16. 16
    kiss Says:

    I don t like Emma,she is always at parties,i don t like her style.

  17. 17
    dari Says:

    Emma stone is customary for the parties.

  18. 18
    Ed Says:

    Viola is wearing Victoria Beckham SS 2012. Nice dress

  19. 19
    Joshua Says:

    Emma so perfect in party! Love her so much!

  20. 20
    Kim kardashian Says:

    Emma is good other girls beautiful

  21. 21
    Kim kardashian Says:

    Emma is good other girls beautiful@Joshua: emma is ok not beautiful

  22. 22
    Cherylwb Says:

    @Ed: Thank you!

  23. 23
    themissnayariveralover Says:

    emma looks cute

  24. 24
    Mejay Says:

    @UGH:
    Who said she hasn’t been sporting her real hair? It was just straight before, and now it is not, same hair though.

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