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Issa Rae & Octavia Spencer Talk Time's Up Movement at Sundance 2018

Issa Rae and Octavia Spencer kicked off the 2018 Sundance Film Festival with an important discussion!

The actresses stepped out for the Power Of Story: Culture Shift panel on Friday afternoon (January 19) in Park City, Utah.

They were joined by a group of other creators and thinkers for the discussion moderated by journalist Sarah Ellison which explored the power of media in shifting culture.

During the panel, Octavia opened up about the #MeToo and Time’s Up movement.

“People know good and bad behavior. Right now, this is a movement and moment that has to happen, it has to occur. But what we can’t allow to happen is that it becomes about women versus men. That’s not what this is about. We have to separate that out and make sure that we understand it’s about people who are being abused and to empower them. The only way to empower them is to hold those people accountable,” Octavia said.

Also pictured inside: Issa and Tessa Thompson attending the #HereWeAre brunch at the #TwitterLodge that morning.

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Issa Rae, Jim Parsons, Jada Pinkett Smith & More Help Kick Off Sundance Film Festival 2018!

Issa Rae and Jada Pinkett Smith strike a pose on the carpet while attending An Artist at the Table Cocktail Reception & Dinner held during the 2018 Sundance Film Festival at DeJoria Center on Thursday (January 18) in Park City, Utah.

The 33-year-old Insecure star and Jada, 46, were joined at the kick off event by Jim Parsons and his husband Todd Spiewak, Chloe Sevigny, Octavia Spencer, Chaz Ebert, Michael Stuhlbarg and Maggie Gyllenhaal.

Jada, Octavia and Michael are among the jury members for the 2018 Sundance Film Festival.

That same day, Issa joined Jason Mantzoukas, Zoe Kazan and Nick Offerman on Delta Air Lines’ third annual Delta Festival Shuttle to Park City flying from Los Angeles. It is a total party in the sky, as this influential crowd buzzed about the aircraft networking, sipped cocktails from the open bar, chatted about their Sundance projects and some even won tickets to far flung Delta destinations.

Also pictured: President and Founder of Sundance Institute Robert Redford joining Executive director of Sundance Institute Keri Putnam and Sundance Film Festival director John Cooper onstage during the 2018 Sundance Day One Press Conference at Egyptian Theatre.

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Tracee Ellis Ross & Issa Rae Bring the Sparkles to NAACP Image Awards 2018!

Tracee Ellis Ross and Issa Rae walk the red carpet at the 2018 NAACP Image Awards at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium on Monday (January 15) in Pasadena, Calif.

The ladies both stunned in sparkles for the annual event.

Also in attendance were Issa‘s Insecure co-star Yvonne Orji, The Carmichael Show‘s Loretta Devine, ClawsNiecy Nash, and The Mayor‘s Yvette Nicole Brown.

Tracee, Issa, Loretta, and Niecy are all nominated for Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series while Yvette was up for Outstanding Character Voice-Over Performance and Yvonne was nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series.

FYI: Tracee is wearing a Narciso Rodriguez dress, a Tyler Ellis clutch, and Tiffany & Co. jewelry. Issa is wearing a Marc Jacobs dress and Tiffany & Co. jewelry.

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Tracee Ellis Ross, Heidi Klum, & Issa Rae Stun at Marie Claire's Image Makers Awards

Tracee Ellis Ross strikes a pose on the red carpet as she arrives at the 2018 Marie Claire’s Image Makers Awards on Thursday night (January 11) in Los Angeles.

The 45-year-old black-ish actress wore a chic red tracksuit and black heels for the event where she honored her longtime stylist Karla Welch.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Tracee Ellis Ross

Other stars stepping out for the event included Heidi Klum, Issa Rae, Michelle Monaghan, and Kristin Davis.

FYI: Tracee is wearing a Valentino outfit. Michelle is wearing an Alex Perry dress. Heidi is wearing an Alex Perry dress, Giuseppe Zanotti shoes, and Lorraine Schwartz jewelry.

15+ pictures inside of the ladies attending the event…More Here! »

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Frankie Shaw, Issa Rae, & Pamela Adlon Are Leading Ladies at Golden Globes 2018

Frankie Shaw joins fellow Best Actress nominees Issa Rae and Pamela Adlon at the 2018 Golden Globe Awards!

The trio hit the red carpet ahead of the big night at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Sunday (January 7) in Beverly Hills, Calif.

Frankie looked gorgeous in a black lace corset dress with a tulle skirt, Issa shimmered in a plunging black gown and statement necklace, and Pamela rocked a beaded black corset top with a matching black skirt and blazer.

Frankie is nominated for Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series – Musical or Comedy for her work in SMILF as Bridgette Bird. Issa is up for the same award for her role as Issa Dee in Insecure, and Pamela is nominated for her role as Sam Fox in Better Things.

FYI: Frankie is wearing J. Mendel, Sophie Ratner, Meira T, and Jennifer Meyer jewelry, and a Tyler Ellis clutch. Issa is wearing custom Prabal Gurung, Stuart Weitzman shoes, and Lorraine Schwartz jewelry. Pamela is wearing Laura Basci Couture.

10+ pictures inside of Frankie Shaw, Issa Rae, and Pamela Adlon at the Golden GlobesMore Here! »

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Diane Kruger, Michelle Williams, & Emilia Clarke Go Glam for BAFTA Tea Party

Diane Kruger sparkles on the red carpet as she arrives at the BAFTA Tea Party on Saturday (January 6) at the Four Seasons Hotel in Los Angeles.

The 41-year-old actress looked super pretty in a white and silver diamond dress as she was joined at the event by Michelle Williams and Emilia Clarke.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Diane Kruger

Other ladies at the event included Mary J. Blige, Greta Gerwig, Issa Rae, Vicky Krieps, and Naomi Campbell.

FYI: Diane is wearing a Chanel dress and Fernando Jorge earrings. Emilia is wearing a dress by Michael Kors and Irene Neuwirth jewels. Michelle is wearing Louis Vuitton. Naomi is wearing an Azzedine Alaia dress. Mary‘s suit is by Elizabeth Kennedy. Greta is wearing an Emilia Wickstead dress. Issa is wearing a Rosie Assoulin dress. Ruffino Wines and Heineken were both served at the party.

20+ pictures inside of the ladies arriving at the party…More Here! »

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The Big Sick's Kumail Nanjiani Couples Up with Wife Emily V. Gordon at AFI Awards 2018

Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon hit the red carpet at the 2018 AFI Awards at the Four Seasons Hotel on Friday afternoon (January 5) in Beverly Hills, Calif.

The married couple collaborated on the film The Big Sick, which was chosen as one of the Top Movies of the Year. Kumail‘s co-star Holly Hunter was there as well!

Master of None‘s Aziz Ansari, Lena Waithe, and Alessandra Mastronardi and Insecure‘s Issa Rae stepped out to support their shows, which made the list of the Top Television Programs of the Year.

FYI: Issa is wearing a Calvin Klein dress. Holly is wearing a Paule Ka suit.

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