MET Gala 2011: Black Actresses Shut Down The Red Carpet

Joy Bryant

The Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute gala was held on May 2nd in New York City. Some refer to this annual event as the party of the year. Some of the black actresses in attendance were Joy Bryant, Jennifer Hudson, Kerry Washington, and Thandie Newton.

Check out the pictures from the event below and let us know what you think.

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