Beautiful Black Women of All Shades in the Media

Beautiful Black women in media.

Shonda Rhimes - (Photo: Angela Weiss/Getty Images)

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Shonda Rhimes - (Photo: Angela Weiss/Getty Images)

Issa Rae  - (Photo: Roger Kisby/Getty Images for Say Media/xoJane)

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Issa Rae  - (Photo: Roger Kisby/Getty Images for Say Media/xoJane)

Amanda Seales  - (Photo: Bennett Raglin/Getty Images for Music Choice)

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Amanda Seales  - (Photo: Bennett Raglin/Getty Images for Music Choice)

India.Arie  - (Photo: Brian Ach/Getty Images for ASCAP)

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India.Arie  - (Photo: Brian Ach/Getty Images for ASCAP)

Gabrielle Union  - (Photo: Jason Kempin/Getty Images for The People's Choice Awards)

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Gabrielle Union  - (Photo: Jason Kempin/Getty Images for The People's Choice Awards)

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Mara Brock Akil  - (Photo: Imeh Akpanudosen/Getty Images for NAACP Image Awards)

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Mara Brock Akil  - (Photo: Imeh Akpanudosen/Getty Images for NAACP Image Awards)

Michaela Angela Davis  - (Photo: Ben Gabbe/Getty Images)

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Michaela Angela Davis  - (Photo: Ben Gabbe/Getty Images)

Viola Davis  - (Photo: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

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Viola Davis  - (Photo: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Kerry Washington  - (Photo: Jason Merritt/Getty Images for GLAAD)

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Kerry Washington  - (Photo: Jason Merritt/Getty Images for GLAAD)

Robin Roberts  - (Photo: Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

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Robin Roberts  - (Photo: Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

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Bevy Smith  - (Photo: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

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Bevy Smith  - (Photo: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Lola Ogunnaike - (Photo: Bennett Raglin/Getty Images for SheaMoisture)

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Lola Ogunnaike - (Photo: Bennett Raglin/Getty Images for SheaMoisture)

Lupita Nyong'o - (Photo: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

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Lupita Nyong'o - (Photo: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)