66 and Fiercer Than Ever: Angela Bassett’s Award Season Style Inspires Us All

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Angela Bassett, who will celebrate her 66th birthday in August, gracefully defies the passage of time, consistently turning heads on the 2024 awards season red carpets.

Sultry in Form-Fitting Pamella Roland at Critics Choice Awards

At the 29th annual Critics’ Choice Awards on January 14, held at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, California, Angela Bassett graced the event with an aura of sophistication.

Angela Bassett exudes sophistication at the 29th annual Critics' Choice Awards in a Pamella Roland black crepe gownAngela Bassett exudes sophistication at the 29th annual Critics’ Choice Awards in a Pamella Roland black crepe gown at Barker Hangar on January 14, 2024, in Santa Monica, California (Jeffrey Mayer / Media Punch / INSTARimages)

The Award-winning actress effortlessly claimed the spotlight amidst a constellation of stars like Emma Stone, America Ferrera, Margot Robbie, Emily Blunt, Dua Lipa, and Jennifer Aniston.

Draped in a Pamella Roland black crepe gown from the American fashion designer’s Pre-Fall 2023 collection, Bassett epitomized glamour.

The strapless silhouette and a plunging neckline adorned with crystal and pearl embroidery showcased her timeless beauty, offering a glimpse of her ample assets.

Accessorizing with finesse, Bassett chose Suzanne Kalan Fine Jewelry for her bracelet, Jewels Aficionado's black and white diamond drop earrings, and an Effy ringAccessorizing with finesse, Bassett chose Suzanne Kalan Fine Jewelry for her bracelet, Jewels Aficionado’s black and white diamond drop earrings, and an Effy ring (Jeffrey Mayer / Media Punch / INSTARimages)

Her form-fitting gown, gracefully flowing to the red carpet, concealed her matching black sandal heels.

To complete her dazzling look, the Christian celebrity adorned herself with an embellished bracelet from Suzanne Kalan Fine Jewelry, black and white diamond drop earrings by Jewels Aficionado, and a ring from Effy.

Her hair, styled in loose waves with a middle part, added an extra touch of allure, perfectly complemented by long lashes and a palette of nude lips.

During the ceremony, Angela Bassett took the stage to present Robert Downey Jr. with the award for his supporting film role in Oppenheimer.

Stunning in Off-the-Shoulder Dolce & Gabbana at Golden Globes

Returning to the Golden Globes red carpet with flair at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 7, Angela Bassett continued to redefine elegance.

One year after making history as Marvel’s first acting nominee and clinching Best Supporting Actress for Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, she again captivated our hearts.

Bassett embraced timeless elegance, donning a classic off-the-shoulder black velvet gown courtesy of Dolce & Gabbana.

At the Golden Globes, Angela Bassett redefines elegance in a Dolce & Gabbana black velvet gownAt the Golden Globes, Angela Bassett redefines elegance in a Dolce & Gabbana black velvet gown at the Beverly Hilton on January 7, 2024 in Beverly Hills, California (Credit: Abaca Press / INSTARimages)

The dress’ silhouette, boasting long sleeves and a bustier-like bodice cascaded into a lengthy skirt complemented by a subtle train, exuded simplicity yet commanded attention with its opulent velvet fabric.

Styled by Jennifer Austin, the Olympus Has Fallen star accessorized with Lagos jewelry, including gold Ruby and diamond drop earrings.

Adding a pop of color, Bassett carried a shimmering crystal-embellished clutch that sparkled with allure.

Styled by Jennifer Austin, Bassett complements her look with Lagos jewelry, showcasing gold Ruby and diamond drop earrings and a crystal-embellished clutch that adds a pop of sparkleStyled by Jennifer Austin, Bassett complements her look with Lagos jewelry, showcasing gold Ruby and diamond drop earrings and a crystal-embellished clutch that adds a pop of sparkle (Credit: Future Image / Cover Images)

Her hair was elegantly styled in Old Hollywood curls with a sweeping side part, paired seamlessly with her glamorous make-up, featuring long lashes, peach-tinted blush, and a rosy lip, completing the breathtaking look.

While not in contention for an award, Angela Bassett graced the Golden Globe stage as a presenter, sharing the spotlight with luminaries such as Julia Garner, Amanda Seyfried, Oprah Winfrey, Hailee Steinfeld, and more in celebrating the best of the film industry.

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