Earlier this week, Glamour Magazine UK held its annual “Glamour Women Of The Year Awards” at Berkeley SquareGardens, in London.
Some of the honorees include Kelly Rowland, Viola Davis, Sofia Vergara, Jessica Alba, Eva Longoria and Dionne Warwick.
The lovely ladies are also featured in the July 2012 issue of the publication.
Check the photos and some excepts from their interview.
Kelly Rowland on her friendship with Beyonce: “My friendship with Bey hasn’t changed since she became a mother, there’s just a new element to it. Now we can’t walk past a baby store without going in.” More >
Viola Davis, Eva Longoria and Kelly Rowland were some of stars from around the globe who attended The 2012 Glamour Women Of The Year Awards held at Berkeley Square Gardens, in London last evening May 29.
Despite announcing her departure as judge on UK’s X Factor, Kelly picked up the TV Personality Of The Year award, saying: “OK – I’m very nervous, my stomach’s doing flips right now!”
Viola won for Film Actress of the Year, while Eva picked up the Inspiration Award.
Also at the event, Dionne Warwick who picked up the Icon Award and Sofia Vergara for “Comedy Actress of the Year.” Donatella Versace, will.i.am, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Jessica Alba, Jessie J and more were all in attendance.
After causing an upset at the 2012 Oscars for snagging the Best Actress award from Viola Davis, Meryl Streep made a $10,000 donation to a cash-strapped charter school in Central Falls, Rhode Island in Viola’s honor.
Reuters report: The check arrived on Monday, the day after the 62-yr-old three-time oscar winner won for her portrayal of British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher in “The Iron Lady,” beating out crowd favorite Viola, who played a maid in “The Help.”
The donation will help the school start a capital campaign aimed at raising $1.2 million to buy and renovate the building and an adjacent community center. Read the full story here
Accompanied by her husband Julius Tennon, Viola proudly shows off her bold, striking rich reddish crop. Her shiny nude lip and bronzed cheeks showed off her glowing complexion in a custom emerald Vera Wang gown with a floral crystal bustline.
A Judith Leiber clutch, Jimmy Choo shoes, and Lorraine Schwartz jewelry completed her look.
Although she did not win the Oscar for BEST actress during tonight’s ceremony, Viola WON the award for one of our favorite looks.
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 >
Almost a week after performing a moving tribute to her idol Whitney Houston at the 2012 Grammys, Jennifer Hudson returns to the stage during the 43rd NAACP Image Awards held at The Shrine Auditorium tonight Feb 17, in Los Angeles, California.
Not only did the Oscar winner picked up the award for Outstanding Album, but Jennifer and Ne-Yo performed Ain’t No Mountain High Enough during the honoring of George Lucas.
Sanaa Lathan and Anthony Mackie hosted the event and George Lucas was awarded with the prestigious Vanguard Award. Viola Davis won for Outstanding Actress for her role in The Help and Octavia Spencer won Outstanding supporting role. Tracee Ellis Ross won for TV actress.
Yolanda Adams performed a tribute to Whitney Houston, while LL Cool J was awarded for Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series for “NCIS: Los Angeles.” Hunky rocker Lenny Kravitz opened the show and The Help won for Outstanding Motion Picture - Check out TONS of photos of the show, winners and the arrivals inside. Enjoy! More >
Both actress were nominated and looked super fab.
Viola wore a custom eco-friendly one shoulder gown with a super high slit by Valentino and paired it with a dark patent strappy platform Jimmy Choo sandals.
Octavia won the award for Best Supporting Actress – she wore Tadashi Shoji gown and accessorized with Martin Katz jewelry, Judith Leiber clutch, and YSL belt.