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Friday, February 22, 2013

Oprah Winfrey and Quvenzhane Wallis Honored at Essence's Black Women

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Nine-year-old Oscar nominee Quvenzhane Wallis toted a plush, dog-shaped purse with jeweled handles as she rubbed shoulders with Oprah Winfrey and Alfre Woodard. The star of best-picture contender "Beasts of the more
U.S. News & World Report ( 2/22/2013 8:51:33 AM -08:00 )

A short interview with Quvenzhane Wallis
She worked the red carpet like a pro at Thursday's Essence Black Women in Hollywood luncheon. Quvenzhane Wallis Essence. Quvenzhane Wallis poses at the 6th Annual Essence Black Women In Hollywood Luncheon at the Beverly Hills Hotel on more
USA TODAY ( 2/22/2013 7:41:04 AM -08:00 )

ESSENCE Black Women In Hollywood Awards 2013: Gabrielle Union
Pre-Oscar parties are officially in full swing and our favorite soirée of the season took place Thursday afternoon -- the ESSENCE Black Women In Hollywood Awards. The 6th annual event was summed up best by actress Tracee Ellis Ross who said, "It's a more
Huffington Post ( 2/22/2013 7:22:43 AM -08:00 )

On the Scene: Oprah gets the last word at the 'Essence' Black Women in
In the midst of the Hollywood awards season, the Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon is a welcome departure from the scripted formalities of awards speeches. Everyone already knows who is being honored, so there's no pressure, and the guests more
Entertainment Weekly ( 2/22/2013 6:36:19 AM -08:00 )

ShowBiz Minute: Essence, Brolin, LaBeouf
Oprah Winfrey and 'Beasts' actress Quvenzhane Wallis honored at Essence lunch; Diane Lane and Josh Brolin divorcing after 8 years; Ben Foster replaces Shia LaBeouf on Broadway. (Feb. 22). Post to Facebook. ShowBiz Minute: Essence, Brolin, LaBeouf more
USA TODAY ( 2/22/2013 6:21:04 AM -08:00 )

Oprah Winfrey, Beasts actress honoured at Essence lunch
Nine-year-old Oscar nominee Quvenzhane Wallis toted a plush, dog-shaped purse with jeweled handles as she rubbed shoulders with Oprah Winfrey and Alfre Woodard. The star of Best-Picture contender Beasts of the Southern Wild was among the more
Indian Express ( 2/21/2013 8:53:26 PM -08:00 )

Oprah Winfrey honored with Essence Power Award
The woman who puts the 'O' in power was honored Thursday afternoon at Essence's Black Women in Hollywood event. Oprah Winfrey received the Power Award at the sixth annual luncheon. (Feb. 21). Post to Facebook. Oprah Winfrey honored with Essence more
USA TODAY ( 2/21/2013 8:27:18 PM -08:00 )

Jennifer Hudson and Kelly Rowland stands out in bold colours for Essence
Jennifer Hudson and Kelly Rowland stands out in bold colours for EssenceIt's clear Jennifer Hudson and Kelly Rowland know the impact of a pop of colour. The pair ruled the red carpet on Thursday as they attended the Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards. The singers stood out in their outfits as they posed before the event more
Daily Mail ( 2/21/2013 7:53:08 PM -08:00 )

Oprah: 'Nothing better than being honored by your own'
The 'Essence' Sixth Annual Black Women in Hollywood luncheon pushed the Oscars to the background to shine the spotlight on that other O - Oprah Winfrey. Oprah Winfrey took home the Power Award at the sixth annual Essence Black Women In Hollywood more
USA TODAY ( 2/21/2013 6:59:28 PM -08:00 )

The mane attraction! Oprah Winfrey reaches new heights with huge bouffant hair
The mane attraction! Oprah Winfrey reaches new heights with huge bouffant hairShe is already 5ft 7in but Oprah Winfrey added inches to her height for the Essence Black Women in Hollywood awards luncheon on Thursday. The megastar displayed huge hair in a bouffant style that turned lots of heads as she walked the red carpet. more
Daily Mail ( 2/21/2013 6:14:24 PM -08:00 )

Oprah Winfrey, Quvenzhané Wallis and More Honored at Essence Black Women
Oprah Winfrey, Quvenzhané Wallis and More Honored at Essence Black WomenImagine being awarded alongside the likes of Oprah Winfrey! Gabrielle Union, first-time Oscar nominee Quvenzhané Wallis, Skyfall starlet Naomie Harris and the OWN head honcho were just some of the incredible stars honored during today's Essence Black more
E! Online ( 2/21/2013 5:39:44 PM -08:00 )

6th Annual ESSENCE Black Women In Hollywood Awards Luncheon - Arrivals
6th Annual ESSENCE Black Women In Hollywood Awards Luncheon - ArrivalsBEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 21: Oprah Winfrey attends the Sixth Annual ESSENCE Black Women In Hollywood Awards Luncheon at the Beverly Hills Hotel on February 21, 2013 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images) more
Getty Images ( 2/21/2013 4:00:00 PM -08:00 )

Essence Honors Hollywood Standouts Oprah, Quvenzhané Wallis
Essence Honors Hollywood Standouts Oprah, Quvenzhané WallisAs if just having Oprah Winfrey on hand wasn't star power enough, the Essence Black Women in Hollywood luncheon honored six special guests Thursday: Winfrey, Alfre Woodard, Gabrielle Union, producer and TV writer Mara Brock Akil, Naomie Harris and more
Wall Street Journal (blog) ( 2/21/2013 2:29:18 PM -08:00 )

Oprah Winfrey, Quvenzhané Wallis & More Honored at ESSENCE's Black
Before the Oscars honor the best in film on Sunday, ESSENCE is celebrating the achievements of Black women in film and television. Beginning at 2:30 Thursday, the magazine will hold its sixth annual Black Women in Hollywood Awards Luncheon at the more
People Magazine ( 2/21/2013 11:35:07 AM -08:00 )

Watch the 'Essence' Black Women in Hollywood red carpet -- VIDEO
If you're in the mood to add a little glam to your Thursday, you're in luck. Essence magazine is about to kick off its annual Black Women in Hollywood event and you can watch the stars walk the red carpet. Honorees for the 6th annual event include Oprah, more
Entertainment Weekly (blog) ( 2/21/2013 11:25:57 AM -08:00 )

The 6th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon [Photos]
The 6th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon [Photos]keke-palmer at the 6th Annual ESSENCE Black Women In Hollwyood The 6th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon was a time to remember. Every year the event celebrates the talent and accomplishments of African-American achievers in more
VIBE Vixen ( 2/22/2013 10:29:57 AM -08:00 )

Oprah Winfrey, Quvenzhane Wallis and Naomie Harris honoured at Black
Stars including JENNIFER HUDSON, NAOMI CAMPBELL and KELLY ROWLAND stepped out to honour OPRAH WINFREY at the sixth annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood luncheon on Thursday (21Feb13). Published: Fri, February 22, 2013. Tweet more
Express.co.uk ( 2/22/2013 10:14:33 AM -08:00 )

Oprah, Naomi Campbell, Kelly Rowland and more rock Essence Black Women
Oprah, Naomi Campbell, Kelly Rowland and more rock Essence Black WomenHollywood's greatest women of colour were honoured at Essence's "Black Women in Hollywood annual Luncheon" in L.A yesterday. The inspiring event was attended by Opera Winfrey, Kelly Rowland, Naomi Campbell and Laila Ali to name a few. more
Celebrity Red Carpet ( 2/22/2013 8:01:07 AM -08:00 )

RED CARPET RECAP: The Black Women Of Hollywood Unite For Essence
RED CARPET RECAP: The Black Women Of Hollywood Unite For EssenceThere are few things more empowering than seeing this many successful, accomplished and beautiful black women in one place. Yesterday, Essence Magazine made good on a 6-year tradition, when they arranged the 6th Annual Women in Hollywood more
Global Grind ( 2/22/2013 7:36:22 AM -08:00 )

Gabrielle Union, Kelly Rowland & More Celebs Looked Fierce At Black Women
Gabrielle Union, Kelly Rowland & More Celebs Looked Fierce At Black WomenOn Thursday, stars including Jennifer Hudson, Naomi Campbell and Kelly Rowland honored Oprah Winfrey at the sixth annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood luncheon at the Beverly Hills Hotel. The magazine also paid tribute to "Beasts of the Southern more
Starpulse.com ( 2/22/2013 7:00:28 AM -08:00 )