ESSENCE held its 5th Annual Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon today in Los Angeles.

This year’s honorees include: Kerry Washington, Paula Patton, Pam Grier, Octavia Spencer and Shonda Rhimes.

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 Kerry Washington in all white

Paula Patton striking a pose!

70’S Film Icon, Pam Grier

Oscar-nominated, Octavia Spencer

Excutive Producer and Screenwriter, Shonda Rhimes