Last week Essence celebrated Black Women in Hollywood. For the 5th annual Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon they honored Pam Grier, Kerry Washington, Paula Patton, Octavia Spencer and Shonda Rhimes.

Take a look at the photos from the events

Viola Davis, Paula Patton, Kerry Washington

Octavia Spencer, Emma Stone, Tasha Smith

 Lynn Whitfield, Tatyana Ali, Kelly Rowland

Pam Grier, Jordin Sparks, Tika Sumpter

Jurnee Smollet, MC Lyte, Eva Marcille, Anika Noni Rose

Jill Scott, Nicole Ari Parker, Tracee Ellis Ross

All of the women look amazing. I am just extremely happy that Essence continues to celebrate women of color in Hollywood because we are often overlooked for our talents and our achievements. Thank you Essence.

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Happy Thursday everyone!

I know it is a little to early to do the weekly style recap, but I just couldn’t wait until Friday because these ladies look AMAZING.

First we have Janet Jackson looking radiant in this all black number on the Jay Leno show. She is definitely glowing. Makes me want to order Nutrisystem. lol

La La shows us the perfect way to add color in to our winter wardrobe

Keke Palmer is such a classy young lady. She deserves more recognition just for being positive! She is definitely a great example for the younger generation.

Tika is definitely in my Top 5 of best dressed celebrities. I love the mosaic print dress. Her skin is flawless! Off to drink more water lol.

Check out the gallery to see who else made this weeks Style Files

Our favorite celebs were out and about looking fly, fabulous, and fierce. Everything from printed dresses to classic white looks we were wow’d this weekend by all thing fab. Check out who made our weekend style files.

Ok so let’s start the week off right with some of the hottest celebrities. This was a great weekend for color and glam! Check out who made it this weeks Style Files

  • Melanie Fiona looked simply stunning in this black gown. I think of the 3 Es when I see Melanie: Elegant, Effortless, Edgy. She looks great.
  • Paula Patton has been on the press machine for the new Mission Impossible movie. This look is perfect for a holiday party.
  • Gabrielle Union paired this lovely pink dress with black and white pumps. I love the color contrast.
  • Mary, Mary, Mary! I think she always look great in white, but this is just There’s nothing else that needs to be said except “Lisa Ray, you must retire wearing white”
  • Estelle looks great as well. The purple jumpsuit compliments her very well and I love the accessories.
  • Tracee Ellis Ross…can she do anything wrong fashion wise? I don’t think so.