A true Hollywood icon is coming to ESSENCE Fest for a one-on-one moment you


We’re officially less than one week away from the start of the 2017 ESSENCE Festival in New Orleans and now there’s yet another reason why this year’s festivities are not to be missed.

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Gracing the ESSENCE Empowerment stage for the first time ever, we’re elated to announce that Oscar Award-winning actress and style icon Halle Berry will be kicking off our exciting lineup of daytime activities at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center on Friday, June 30.  The beloved Hollywood beauty will make her Empowerment Experience debut with a keynote conversation at 11:00 am, where she will take a moment to speak on a range of topics close to her heart and share exclusive details about her upcoming projects, while also reflecting on some of her many career-defining moments.

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