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Kerry Washington, Billy Porter, & Janelle Monae Honor Their Friends at Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon!

Kerry Washington, Billy Porter, and Janelle Monae hit the carpet while attending the 2020 Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon on Thursday (February 6) at the Four Seasons’ Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif.

The stars were all at the event to celebrate some of the most successful and inspiring black women in Hollywood!

No Time to Die‘s Lashana Lynch, When They See UsNiecy Nash, Queen & Slim director Melina Matsoukas, and Pose‘s MJ Rodriguez, Angelica Ross, Hailie Sahar, and Janet Mock were all presented with awards during the annual event.

Some more stars who stepped out for the luncheon included Gabrielle Union, Insecure‘s Issa Rae and Yvonne Orji, Aja Naomi King, Alfre Woodard, Eve, Dewanda Wise, Nafessa Williams, Naturi Naughton, Tia Mowry and husband Cory Hardict, Kirby Howell-Baptiste, Logan Browning, Gina Torres, Loretta Devine, Danielle Brooks, Garcelle Beauvais, Loni Love, Aisha Hinds, Tika Sumpter, and Jenifer Lewis.

FYI: Kerry is wearing a Lanvin dress and Harry Kotlar earrings. Janelle is wearing a Marc Jacobs dress. Gabrielle is wearing a Rosie Assoulin dress. Issa is wearing a Solace London dress. Yvonne is wearing Sergio Rossi shoes, and Lulu Dharma jewels. MJ is wearing a Halpern dress. Janet is wearing a Prada dress. Angelica is wearing a Celestino dress. Naturi is wearing a Jovani dress. Aja is wearing a Prabal Gurung outfit. Garcelle is wearing a Tadashi Shoji dress. Ava is wearing Malone Souliers shoes and a Longchamp bag. Logan is wearing Tasaki jewelry. Danielle wore Kurt Geiger shoes. Eve wore Genny.

80+ pictures inside from the Essence Black Women in Hollywood event… More Here! »

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Kirby Howell-Baptiste Joins 'Cruella' Movie with Emma Stone!

Kirby Howell-Baptiste has joined the cast of the upcoming Disney movie Cruella!

The 32-year-old British actress, best known for her work on Why Women Kill and Killing Eve, is joining Emma Stone in the origin story.

Variety reports that Kirby‘s role in the movie is currently being kept under wraps.

Emma is starring as the famed 101 Dalmatians villain who is obsessed with capturing the puppies mentioned in the title. Also featured in the cast are Emma Thompson, Paul Walter Hauser, and Joel Fry.

The movie will be released on December 23, 2020.

Ginnifer Goodwin, Lucy Liu & 'Why Women Kill'' Cast Celebrate Premiere - Watch Trailer!

Ginnifer Goodwin, Lucy Liu and Kirby Howell-Baptiste strike a pose together on the blue carpet while attending the premiere of their new series Why Women Kill held at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on Wednesday (August 7) in Beverly Hills, Calif.

The three ladies were joined at the event by their co-stars Alexandra Daddario, Jack Davenport, Reid Scott, Sadie Calvano, Sam Jaeger, Alicia Coppola, Kevin William Paul and Michelle Bernard, as well as creator Marc Cherry.

Why Women Kill is a darkly comedic drama from the mind of Marc, who brought us Desperate Housewives and Devious Maids. It details the lives of three women living in three different decades dealing with infidelity in their marriages.

Catch Ginnifer Goodwin, Lucy Liu and more on Why Women Kill when it premieres August 15, only on CBS All Access – Watch trailer!


Why Women Kill | Official Trailer

FYI: Ginnifer is wearing a Preen dress and Casadei shoes. Lucy is wearing Alexandre Vauthier couture, ALDO shoes and Tyler Ellis clutch. Alexandra is wearing Jimmy Choo shoes.

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'Why Women Kill' Creator Marc Cherry Reveals Why He's Jealous of Ryan Murphy

Why Women Kill creator Marc Cherry is joined on stage by the show’s star Lucy Liu during CBS’ portion of the 2019 TCA Summer Press Tour on Thursday (August 1) in Beverly Hills, Calif.

Marc is also the creator of such shows as Desperate Housewives and Devious Maids. During the panel, he revealed that if Why Women Kill gets a second season, he might turn the show into an anthology series.

“I have an idea of Season 2 and I’m absolutely going to try and bring back as many people as I can,” Marc said (via Deadline). “What Ryan Murphy introduced to TV with the repertory theater company of it all, I’m jealous as all get out.”

Also appearing during the panel were the show’s other stars, Jack Davenport, Ginnifer Goodwin, Sam Jaeger, Kirby Howell-Baptiste, and Reid Scott.

Why Women Kill premieres on CBS All Access on August 15.

FYI: Lucy is wearing a Zuhair Murad blouse and skirt.

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Kristen Bell Had a Priceless Reaction the Surprise Release of 'Veronica Mars' - Watch!

Kristen Bell‘s birthday wishes came true during 2019 Comic-Con!

The 38-year-old actress joined the cast for their panel discussion on Friday afternoon (July 19) at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, Calif.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Kristen Bell

Other cast in attendance included Francis Capra, Percy Daggs III, Ryan Hansen, Kirby Howell-Baptiste, Enrico Colantoni and Jason Dohring.

During the panel, Kristen announced that Hulu had yet to give her a birthday present and she only had one wish.

“Are there executives here now? Can we just put it on right now? That’s what I want for my birthday! I want it on the internet right now for my birthday, Hulu!” Kristen said on stage.

Within minutes, the entire show was available online, an entire week early!

Watch Kristen Bell‘s entire reaction to Veronica Mars‘ surprise release…

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Kristen Bell Gets Ready for Easter with Lindt Chocolate!

Kristen Bell poses for photos at the Lindt Chocolate Easter Luncheon held at Sunset Tower on Monday (April 1) in Los Angeles.

Joining Kristen for the event were her The Good Place co-stars Kirby Howell-Baptiste and D’Arcy Carden, as well as Glow‘s Jackie Tohn.

Kristen hosted the event in honor of the Los Angeles non-profit, Alliance of Moms. The organization supports mothers and children in foster care. At the event, guests were able to get a bit of a head start on all their Easter Sunday preparations as they filled Easter baskets with Lindt Chocolate Springtime sweet treats and personalized Lindt Gold Bunnies.

FYI: Kristen is wearing Theory.

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Henry Winkler Joins 'Barry' Cast at SAG Awards 2019!

Henry Winkler is celebrating the success of his show!

The 73-year-old actor and his wife Stacey Weitzman hit the red carpet together at the 2019 Screen Actors Guild Awards held at the Shrine Auditorium on Sunday (January 27) in Los Angeles.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Henry Winkler

Henry joined co-stars Anthony Carrigan, Darrell Britt-Gibson, Sarah Goldberg, Stephen Root, Kirby Howell-Baptiste and D’Arcy Carden at the event, where they were all nominated for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series. Anthony was also joined by his wife, Gia Olimp, on the red carpet.

FYI: Henry is wearing a Brioni tux. Anthony is wearing an oxblood tux and Hugo Boss shoes. Gia is wearing a Tadashi Shoji dress. Sarah is wearing Csarite jewelry. D’Arcy is wearing a Solace London dress, Stella Luna shoes and Hearts On Fire earrings.

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