TIME Magazine Honors Angela Bassett, Zuriel Oduwole, others in Beverly Hills
For its annual TIME Women of The Year event in 2023, the iconic magazine title gathered a powerhouse of global female icons at the Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills, to celebrate their work, their steps, and their impact around the world as women.
The event honoured Academy Award nominee and Black Panther star Angela Bassett, 2023 Golden Globe-winning producer Quinta Brunson for Abbotts Elementary, and Australian Academy award winner Cate Blanchett.
This year’s guest speaker included film-maker, education advocate and global diplomat; Zuriel Oduwole, who as a strong voice in the girl’s education area globally, was invited to speak about initiatives being developed from her experience and across the divide by corporate partners, who are committed to the gender equality goal.
Guests at the invitation-only event included actors Brooke Shields, Holly Robinson-Pete, Rita Moreno, Courtney B. Vance, Kat Graham as well as ‘Girls Trip & The Kitchen’ movie star, Tiffany Haddish. Others who graced the event include US Women’s Soccer star Megan Rapinoe, Canadian Poet Rupi Kaur, model Olivia Culpo, and activist Amanda Nguyen.