Charlize Theron and Nicole Kidman were both honored for their charitable works at Variety's 5th Annual Power of Women event, which was presented by Lifetime at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel on October 4, 2013 in Beverly Hills, California.
Ms Theron was honored for starting the Charlize Theron Africa Outreach Project, while Ms Kidman for working with UN Women.
Charlize attended the event in an ivory Stella McCartney sleeveless mid-thigh length dress, accessorized with double pearl earrings and white-toed black pumps.
The 38-year-old South African-born actress covered up a wide cut to the right side of her neck with a matching sash.
Honolulu born Australian actress Nicole Kidman, 46, looked lovely in her black and gold L’Wren Scott dress, teamed with Jimmy Choo black anklestrap sandals, Fred Leighton jewelry and an Omega watch.
The lovely actresses were joined by actors Simon Baker and Hannah Simone who presented them with their awards and who later posed with them for photographs.
Other honorees included Jennifer Hudson (wearing a Yigal Azrouel dress, Saint Laurent Paris handbag and shoes and a Samsung Galaxy Gear watch), Elizabeth Banks (wearing a Dolce & Gabbana dress, Christian Louboutin pumps, Irene Neuwirth earrings and Jennifer Meyer ring and bracelet), Kerry Washington (donning a Vince Camuto dress, Christian Louboutin heels, a Nancy Gonzalez bag, a Bettina Javaheri bracelet, a Dana Rebecca Designs bracelet, Ocnarf Sairtusa ring, a Soffer Ari ring, Joan Hornig earrings and a Movado watch), Amy Poehler (wearing a Beckley by Melissa dress, Stuart Weitzman heels, EF Collection earrings and Jamie Wolf and Melinda Maria bangles) and Amy Pascal.
Hosted by Aisha Tyler, the event was also attended by actor Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Jessica Alba (wearing a Dior dress and clutch, Jimmy Choo sandals, Joan Hornig earrings and rings by EF Collection, Elahn, and Reframed), TV personality Randy Jackson and Michael Lynton, who is the chairman and CEO of Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc.
Enjoy the video and slideshow of Variety's 5th Annual Power of Women event…