Essence Black Women in Hollywood Live Stream video
Entertainment industry titans will be celebrated at the ninth annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards. This year’s honorees include Black-ish star Tracee Ellis Ross, entertainment attorney Nina Shaw, and producer, director, and actress extroardinaire Debbie Allen.
For all the red carpet action, stream the event below starting at 2:45 p.m. ET, with appearances by Oprah Winfrey, Shonda Rhimes, Nick Cannon, and Zendaya. The full event will air Feb. 27 at 10 p.m. ET on OWN, with R&B icon Leon Bridges slated to perform.
“At a time when the conversation about diversity in Hollywood remains prevalent, recognizing the indomitable power and presence of Tracee Ellis Ross, Debbie Allen and Nina Shaw at our annual Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon embraces an inclusive and diverse Hollywood community,” Vanessa De Luca, Essence’s editor-in-chief, said in a statement.
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