Viola Davis, Kerry Washington, Paula Patton & More Attend 2012 ESSENCE Black Women In Hollywood Luncheon [Photos]
Viola Davis, Kerry Washington, Paula Patton & Kelly Rowland were some of the celebs who attend ESSENCE 5th annual “Black Women in Hollywood” luncheon held yesterday to honor Black women in film and television.
Kerry Washington, Paula Patton, Oscar-nominee Octavia Spencer, iconic star, Pam Grier and ”Grey’s Anatomy” creator and executive producer, Shonda Rhimes were this year’s honorees held at the Beverly Hills Hotel in Los Angeles.
The annual event celebrates the brightest stars who, through their work, have helped illuminate positive images of Black women. More >
Is she or isn’t she?
Is that a baby bump?
Soooo many questions, not many answers!
Mission: Impossible Ghost Protocol’ star Paula Patton flaunted what looks like a baby bump in a fitted black Michael Kors dress at the Michael Kors Fall 2012 fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week at The Theatre at Lincoln Center yesterday.
imma wait for a confirmation – no speculations here, although it’s hard not to notice that cute little “bump”
Paula and hubby Robin Thicke are already parents to a 2-yr-old boy Julius Fuego.
Paula Patton attended the 2012 Golden Globe Awards held at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on Jan 15 in Beverly Hills, Calif.
The 36-year-old Mission: Impossible actress presented with Melissa McCarthy to the Best Actor in TV Series Drama – Kelsey Grammer won for his role in “Boss.”
Paula looked lovely in a faille strapless draped trumpet Monique Lhuillier gown, Kwiat diamond earrings, natural makeup, dark nails and Jimmy Choo heels.
Later, Paula was spotted at The Weinstein Company’s 2012 Golden Globe Awards After Party and the Annual Warner Bros. And InStyle After party at The Beverly Hilton hotel. – Check the photos.
During the party, the bearded actor who is currently shooting Quentin Tarantino’s “Django Unchained,” said, “This movie will be historic. People will be talking about in 20 years.”
Paula on the other hand is celebrating the success of her latest movie “Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol,” with an estimated worldwide total of $461,825,467.
The mother of one wore a black form fitting leather like dress pushing her girls up with headlights on… va-VOOM!!
Images by John Shearer/Getty Images North America
Queen Latifah glammed up at the premiere of Warner Bros. Pictures’ “Joyful Noise” held at Grauman’s Chinese Theatre last evening Jan 9, in Hollywood, California.
The rapper-turned-media mogul wore a David Meister’s teal long sleeve jersey cocktail dress with draped neckline and ruched skirt as she walked the black carpet.
Joining the Queen on the carpet were co-stars Dolly Parton, Keke Palmer and Jeremy Jordan.
Other celebrities in attendance were Paula Patton, Vivica Fox, Austin Stowell, Rochelle Aytes, Dexter Darden, Quinton Aaron, Courtney B. Vance, DeQuina Moore, Ivan Kelly Jr., Loretta Devine Orlando Jones and Erica Atkins-Campbell and Tina Atkins-Campbell of Mary Mary. Check the photos More >
Check out the smoking layout below and some highlights from the interview:
On Growing up watching “Mission: Impossible TV series: “I saw the show, but my husband and I have been big fans of the films. For me, participating in this film was a dream come true. I have to pinch myself once in a while to realize that it is a dream.”
On whether she worked as a waitress, while pursuing acting: “Fortunately, my husband, boyfriend at the time, made enough money to enable it to devote body and soul to struggle to find work as an actress. He believed in me and supported me a lot, told me that he would make.”
On Hubby Robin Thicke being Proud of Her Success: “[He] is. Especially now that I contribute money (laughs).”
On knowing her husband since she was 15: “That’s right.”
On still being in love: “…We have problems like any other couple, but do not want to be with anyone else. We’ll see what hard, but for now we have an unhealthy passion.”
For more on Paula Patton, visit her at DT magazine.com
Paula Patton is so cute. During her appearance on the Jimmy Fallon show last evening to promote her new film “Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol,” the stunning actress got flirty with the TV Host and shares her “soulful” holiday plans.
It was innocent and playful, plus Jimmy is kinda shy so it was cute. Check it out above…