garcelle beauvais 2013 essence luncheon

ESSENCE Magazine recently held their Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon at the Beverly Hills Hotel.


The annual event was attended by some of Hollywood’s most powerful women of color, including Oprah Winfrey who was was honored alongside five other special guests– Alfre Woodard, Gabrielle Union, producer and TV writer Mara Brock Akil, Naomie Harris and Quvenzhan√© Wallis.

Now you can’t have any event, whether in Hollywood or Bollywood without Caribbean celebrities in the mix!

Check out a few of our Caribbean reppin’ ladies in attendance at the 2013 Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon.


Tamera Mowry-Housley must be breastfeeding little Aden still because those girls look rather…um….perky?


Twin sister Tia Mowry-Hardict has worked off all her baby weight and was wearing a….umm….hmmm…we’re not quite sure what it is! But she is back to long hair though.


“Second Generation Wayans” star Tatyana Ali looked royal in blue.


“Deception” star Meagan Good looked stunning in a printed Christiane King frock.


Garcelle Beauvais can do no wrong! We are so enamored with this gorgeous Haitian beauty!


What would a women’s power brunch be without the world’s legendary supermodel, Naomi Campbell! Those legs!


And though Gabrielle Union is not of Caribbean descent (if she is, leave us a comment), she does love her some Caribbean culture, food and SOCA! Don’t you remember when she took Boris Kudjoe out to a Machel Montano concert for his birthday!

She wins honorary citizenship just for bring her rag to the fete!

You ladies looked absolutely gorgeous!