Aunt Viv From Fresh Prince Writes Utterly Batshit Letter To Wendy…

Um! Janet Hubert, who played Aunt Viv on Great Show of Our Time The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air wrote a letter to Wendy Williams after the talk show host asked guest Tatyana Ali why Hubert left the show. (Williams alluded to the bad blood between Hubert and Will Smith.) » 3/23/13 11:30am 3/23/13 11:30am

Bright Hues and Cool Shoes at the Essence Black Women In Hollywood…

Yesterday at Essence magazine's sixth annual Black Women in Hollywood awards luncheon, tears flowed as honorees took the stage. » 2/22/13 5:00pm 2/22/13 5:00pm

Lena Dunham Proclaims Herself Not That Fat 'For Like, Detroit'

Professional semi-endearing obnoxious person Howard Stern has backtracked (not apologized, he clarifies) from ragging on professional semi-endearing obnoxious person Lena Dunham. After Girls co-star Jemima Kirke tipped Dunham off that Stern had called her "a little fat chick who sort of looks like Jonah Hill and keeps… » 1/17/13 9:00am 1/17/13 9:00am

Halle Berry Rocks The Red Carpet

The 2011 Jenesse Silver Rose Auction and Gala at the Beverly Hills Hotel honored Halle Berry, so obviously she was the star of the show — with a great supporting cast.
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Halle Berry is — yes — pretty in pink. Very pretty! Olivier Martinez isn't half-setpping, either. And yes, this is their "red-carpet debut." …

Red Carpet Excellence At NAACP Image Awards

And we do mean literally! This was a red carpet blinding in its sparkle! » 3/07/11 10:40am 3/07/11 10:40am

The sparkle wave was in full force at this event — and to dazzling effect. Exhibit A? . An Old Hollywood-glam . . Essence Atkins. Holly Robinson Peete. , chair of NAACP, in liquid pewter. A kicky, sexy turn from . …

Just When You Thought The Streamy Awards Couldn't Get Worse...They Did!

The 2nd Annual Streamy Awards, at L.A.'s Orpheum Theatre, which honors "the best in web television," is one of your "wacky" awards shows. Which explains exactly 0% of the sartorial horror on display. » 4/12/10 10:30am 4/12/10 10:30am

The Stars Dress To Impress At The NAACP Image Awards

At the 41st Annual NAACP Image Awards, the stars didn't seem to stick to any patterns, showing up in brights, pastels, short dresses, long gowns, sleek suits, sparkles, and satin. A red carpet rundown, straight ahead: » 2/27/10 12:30pm 2/27/10 12:30pm

Choose Your Choices At NAACP Theatre Awards

The 19th NAACP Theatre Awards, at West Hollywood's DGA theater, had as varied a red carpet as we've ever seen: you want glam? glitz? retro? dubious? nightwear? You've come to the right place! » 9/01/09 10:30am 9/01/09 10:30am

Death, Taxes, & Daytime Emmys: Reassuringly Tacky!

Ah, the Daytime Emmys: a beaded, glitzy bastion in a world of styled conventionality. Susan Lucci. Tyra Banks. Sandra Lee. And baubles, bangles, and beads: The Orpheum Theatre had it all! » 8/31/09 10:30am 8/31/09 10:30am

Obama Ladies Catch Beyoncé; Perez Apologizes

At Essence's Hollywood Event, Glamour Girls Abounded

Last night in Beverly Hills, Essence hosted a red-carpet event honoring Black Women in Hollywood. Katie Holmes (not black) came! Star Jones (not Hollywood) was also on hand! Katie, of course, looked gorgeous, as did so many of the other women in attendance, including Jada Pinkett Smith, Tatyana Ali (who embraced the… » 2/22/08 10:30am 2/22/08 10:30am