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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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Taraji P. Henson & Tiffany Haddish Arrive in Style for Tyler Perry Studios Grand Opening

Taraji P. Henson strikes a pose behind the roses backdrop as she arrives at the grand opening of Tyler Perry Studios on Saturday (October 5) in Atlanta, Georgia.

The 49-year-old actress looked pretty in a black dress as she attended the event with fiance Kelvin Hayden.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Taraji P. Henson

Taraji was also joined at the event by her Empire co-stars Terrence Howard and wife Mira Pak along with Gabourey Sidibe.

Other stars at the opening included Tiffany Haddish, Usher, Michael Ealy and wife Khatira Rafiqzada, mixed-ish star Tika Sumpter, black-ish actress Jennifer Lewis, Euphoria actress Storm Reid, Lala Anthony, David Oyelowo and wife Jessica, Tyrese Gibson, director Ava DuVernay, Loretta DeVine, and Vanessa Williams.

FYI: Taraji is wearing a Christopher Kane dress. Tiffany is wearing a Vivienne Westwood dress with Jimmy Choo shoes. Ava is wearing a Greta Constantine dress. Tika is wearing a Rasario dress. Lala is wearing a Tom Ford dress.

25+ pictures inside of the stars at the event…More Here! »

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Bruno Mars Performs at LA Dodgers Foundation Blue Diamond Gala

Tons of stars stepped out for the Fifth Anniversary Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation Blue Diamond Gala!

Comedian and Night School actress Tiffany Haddish, 39, and Black‑ish actor Anthony Anderson, 48, took part in the festivities as singer Bruno Mars, 33, slayed the stage for an epic performance at Dodger Stadium on Wednesday (June 12) in Los Angeles.

They were joined by Meet the PeetesHolly Robinson Peete, Grey’s Anatomy‘s Loretta Devine, This Is Us‘s Parker Bates and Mackenzie Hancsicsak, ShadowhuntersKatherine McNamara, Young & Hungry‘s Emily Osment, Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile‘s Haley Joel Osment, Station 19‘s Danielle Savre, Grand Hotel‘s Anne Winters, and The Act‘s Calum Worthy.

Also in attendance were retired basketball player Magic Johnson, Extra‘s Mario Lopez, his wife Courtney Lopez, Michael Jackson‘s son Prince Jackson, businesswoman Tina Knowles, and comedians Loni Love and Matt Iseman.

Equality trailblazers Billie Jean King and Ilana Kloss were honored during the event, which raised over $3 million for the foundation’s youth-focused programs.

FYI: Tiffany is wearing Jonathan Simkhai. Holly is wearing Alex Woo jewelry. Anne is wearing NEDO.

30+ pictures inside of Tiffany Haddish, Bruno Mars, Anthony Anderson, and more at the event… More Here! »

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Which 'Grey's Anatomy' Death Was Hardest to Watch? Vote Now!

UPDATE on 5/28: This poll is now closed! Congrats to Dr. Derek Shepherd (Patrick Dempsey) on winning the fan vote!! Dr. Lexie Grey (Chyler Leigh) came in second place, and Denny Duquette (Jeffrey Dean Morgan) came in third place. Thank you to the fans for voting!

(SPOILER ALERT – Do not continue reading if you don’t want to know which characters have died throughout seasons one to 15 of Grey’s Anatomy, or if you don’t want to know what happens in the season 15 finale episode!)

While Grey’s Anatomy is full of romantic storylines and intriguing medical phenomena, it also has its fair share of heartbreak.

POLL: See who won the title of hottest Grey’s Anatomy guy in Just Jared‘s fan poll!

Specifically, the hit ABC series has killed off some of our favorite characters in some pretty tragic ways, and we may not ever fully recover.

While the season 15 finale episode didn’t actually feature any deaths, as some predicted, we’re still crossing our fingers for Dr. Jackson Avery (Jesse Williams).

While we eagerly await season 16, we wanted to open the question up to the fans and see… which Grey’s Anatomy death has been the most difficult for YOU to watch?

We’ve compiled a list of some all-time fan favorites below. Vote now!

This poll has unlimited voting, so you can cast as many votes as you’d like. We’ll be closing the poll on Tuesday (May 28).

Season 16 of Grey’s Anatomy returns this fall on ABC.

Sterling K. Brown & Chrissy Metz Step Out for NAACP Image Awards 2019

Sterling K. Brown and wife Ryan Michelle Bathe hit the red carpet at the 2019 NAACP Image Awards on Saturday (March 30) at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.

The 42-year-old actor was also joined at the event by his This Is Us co-stars Chrissy Metz and Jon Huertas.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Sterling K Brown

Other stars at the awards show included Vin Diesel, Regina Hall, Issa Rae and her Insecure co-star Jay Ellis, True Blood‘s Rutina Wesley, Luke Cage‘s Mike Colter, Grey’s Anatomy‘s Loretta Devine, and screenwriter Lena Waithe.

FYI: Sterling is wearing a Brunello Cucinelli suit, Angela Mitchell shoes, Mont Blanc watch, and Miranda Konstantinidou cuff links. Ryan is wearing a Kutula dress and Martin Katz jewelry. Rutina is wearing a Mario Dice jumpsuit, Jessica Bedard shoes, and Beladora Jewelry. Regina is wearing a Ramy Brook gown.

20+ pictures inside of the stars at the event…More Here! »

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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 Steps Out For NAACP Image Awards Nominees Luncheon 2017

Tracee Ellis Ross celebrated her 2017 NAACP Image Award nomination this weekend.

The 44-year-old Black-ish star, who is nominated for Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series, stepped out at the Nominees Luncheon at Loews Hollywood Hotel on Saturday (January 28) in Hollywood.

Also in attendance were This Is UsSusan Kelechi Watson, singers Chloe x Halle, Scream Queens actress Niecy Nash, Moonlight‘s Trevante Rhodes, True Blood alum Rutina Wesley, Grey’s Anatomy actress Loretta Devine, The Carmichael Show‘s Amber Stevens West, and singer Adrienne Bailon.

The ceremony itself will take place in February.

FYI: Halle is wearing Jen Hansen Jewelry earrings.

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