"I get so much joy from watching other people enjoy the ride," said Taraji P. Henson (in Kevan Hall) who joined Lenny Kravitz and Mariah Carey (in Valentino) for a backstage break mid-show. "This is so much fun!" So where will the actress, who was nominated for an Academy Award last year, be on Oscar Sunday? "I'll be in flannel pajamas and fluffy slippers watching everybody else sweat about what they're wearing," Henson joked.
At the Alvin Ailey Dance Theater’s benefit gala, Gabrielle Union showed up in a strapless styled Prada gown in a rich shade of emerald green. A diamond wreath at her neck and black T-strap heels completed her look.