See What Your Favorite Stars Wore to Essence's Black Women in Hollywood Awards

See What Your Favorite Stars Wore to Essence's Black Women in Hollywood Awards

Black girl magic was on full display.

Published February 24, 2017

Yesterday, Hollywood's brightest stars descended upon the Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards. Accordingly, they showed up in stunning looks that matched the depth of their talents. Celebrities such as Tracee Ellis RossGabrielle Union-Wade and Yara Shahidi wore pieces from Lethicia Bronstein, Prada and Chanel, respectively. Finally, Common came out to celebrate the ladies of Hollywood, looking fresh in a head-to-toe Givenchy look. You'll likely have a hard time deciding which outfit is your favorite. Check out all the looks for yourself below. 

  1. Tracee Ellis Ross
    BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 23:  Actress Tracee Ellis Ross arrives at the Essence 10th Annual Black Women in Hollywood Awards Gala at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel on February 23, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Amanda Edwards/Getty Images,)
    (Photo: Amanda Edwards/Getty Images)
  2. Gabrielle Union-Wade
    BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 23:  Actress Gabrielle Union attends the Essence 10th Annual Black Women in Hollywood Awards Gala at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel on February 23, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/FilmMagic)
    (Photo: Rodin Eckenroth/FilmMagic)
  3. Yara Shahidi
    BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 23:  Actress Yara Shahidi arrives at the Essence 10th Annual Black Women in Hollywood Awards Gala at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel on February 23, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Amanda Edwards/Getty Images,)
    (Photo: Amanda Edwards/Getty Images)
  4. Viola Davis
    BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 23:  Actress Viola Davis arrives at the Essence 10th Annual Black Women in Hollywood Awards Gala at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel on February 23, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Amanda Edwards/Getty Images,)
    (Photo: Amanda Edwards/Getty Images)
  5. Yvonne Orji
    BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 23:  Actress Yvonne Orji attends the Essence 10th Annual Black Women in Hollywood Awards Gala at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel on February 23, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/FilmMagic)
    (Photo: Rodin Eckenroth/FilmMagic)
  6. Aja Naomi King
    BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 23:  Actress Aja Naomi King arrives at the Essence 10th Annual Black Women in Hollywood Awards Gala at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel on February 23, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Amanda Edwards/Getty Images,)
    (Photo: Amanda Edwards/Getty Images)
  7. Cynthia Erivo
    BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 23:  Actor Cynthia Erivo at Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel on February 23, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Leon Bennett/Getty Images for Essence)
    (Photo: Leon Bennett/Getty Images for Essence)
  8. Teyonah Parris
    BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 23:  Actor Teyonah Parris at Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel on February 23, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Earl Gibson III/Getty Images for Essence)
    (Photo: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images for Essence)
  9. June Ambrose
    BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 23:  Costume designer June Ambrose at Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel on February 23, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Leon Bennett/Getty Images for Essence)
    (Photo: Leon Bennett/Getty Images for Essence)
  10. Janelle Monáe
    BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 23:  Honoree Janelle Monae at Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel on February 23, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Earl Gibson III/Getty Images for Essence)
    (Photo: Earl Gibson III/Getty Images for Essence)
  11. Issa Rae
    BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 23:  Actress Issa Rae attends the Essence 10th Annual Black Women in Hollywood Awards Gala at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel on February 23, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/FilmMagic)
    (Photo: Rodin Eckenroth/FilmMagic)
  12. Common
    BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 23:  Common at Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel on February 23, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Leon Bennett/Getty Images for Essence)
    (Photo: Leon Bennett/Getty Images for Essence)

Written by BET Staff

(Photos from left: Amanda Edwards/Getty Images)

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