Last Wednesday (09) the Women In Entertainment Gala event, promoted by The Hollywood Reporter, took place, on the same day as the launch of the edition of the homonymous magazine, which highlights the Power 100, main names in entertainment.
The event welcomed the likes of Margot Robbie, Paris Hilton, Issa Rae and Jamis Lee Curtis on the pink carpet. Socialite Paris Hilton attended the event wearing a yellow dress, in a classic model and ¾ sleeves, and a flared A-line skirt with a thin belt.
Paris Hilton (Reproduction/Getty Images)
In this edition of the event, actress Charlize Theron was chosen to receive the prestigious Sherry Lansing Leadership Award, which rewards pioneers and philanthropists.
The award honors the former CEO of the Paramount Pictures studio, the first woman to head a studio in Hollywood, names such as Viola Davis, Shonda Rhimes, Oprah Winfrey, Jane Fonda, Helen Mirren, Meryl Streep, Halle Berry, Jodie Foster, Glenn Close and Barbara Walters.
The socialite Kim Kardashian, alongside Jamie Lee Curtis, Janelle Monáe and Margot Robbie, announced a donation of US$ 1 million in university scholarships, for students in the last year of high school from underprivileged communities in the city of Los Angeles.
Margot Robbie (Play/Getty Images)
Janelle Monáe and Jamie Lee Curtis also announced scholarships to Chapman University, donated by the Chuck Lorre Family Foundation, National Association of Theater Owners of California, Nevada. Marking the seventh year, the Chuck Lorre Family Foundation has awarded a full scholarship to a graduate of the program.
To date, the Lorre Foundation has provided over $1.2 million in scholarships for the mentorship program.
The interpreter of Harley Quinn, Margot Robbie announced a scholarship for Chapman, promoted by Paramount Pictures.
Paris Hilton attended the benefit alongside her mother for The Hollywood Reporter’s event, Kathy Hilton, who previously starred in the reality show Real, Richard Hilton’s wife attended the event wearing straight red, short sleeves.
Featured photo: Pris Hilton/Jamie Lee Curtis/Issae Rae/Margot Robbie (Playback/Getty Images)