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Essence’s 1st Annual Black (Super)Women in Hollywood Luncheon to Honor Ruby Dee

Posted in Entertainment with tags , , , , , on January 30, 2008 by Noli

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On Thursday, February 21st, Essence will honor Ruby Dee at it’s First Annual Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon.  Ruby Dee won the SAG award for Best Supporting Actress in “American Gangster,” and has also received an Oscar nomination for the same role.

The luncheon will honor Black Superwomen in Hollywood in hopes of inspiring us to continue to pursue and excel in careers in entertainment in front of as well as behind the camera.  Other honorees include Jada Pinkett Smith and Suzanne DePasse.  All three of them are Black Superwomen that are doing their thing!  Ruby Dee, bring home that Oscar!

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