Serena Williams made an elegant arrival at the Essence 15th Annual Black Women in Hollywood Awards held at the Beverly WIlshire Hotel in Los Angeles on Thursday.

The ceremony celebrated the strides made by Black women in film and television.

To ensure that all eyes would be on her, the tennis legend opted for a vibrant magenta dress from her S by Serena collection

The Ava One Sleeve Dress is a one-shoulder stunner that features a trendy asymmetric design with a diagonal cutout detail and a flattering back exposure.

To complete everything, the four-time Olympic gold medalist slipped into a pair of clear heels. The sandals featured a double strap:

one strap across the toe and one towards the back of the instep. The silhouette also had a square outer sole and a thin stiletto heel.

The 15th Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Awards celebrates the strides made by Black women in television and film

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