The 2012 BET Awards — the year’s biggest night in urban music and entertainment — were held at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles Sunday night … and a ton of actors/actresses made notable appearances on the red carpet, including Taraji P. Henson, Kerry Washington, Jamie Foxx, Boris Kodjoe, Laz Alonso, Lala Anthony, Selita Ebanks, Angela Bassett, Regina King and others.

Wendy Raquel Robinson & Hosea Chanchez from BET’s “The Game;” and Nadine Ellis, Joyful Drake, Erica Hubbard and Kyla Pratt from the network’s original scripted series “Let’s Stay Together,” as well as BET CEO Debra Lee and BET Awards executive producer Stephen Hill, were also spotted on the red carpet of annual ceremony.

Take a look at 20+ pictures below: