Actress Taraji P. Henson presented newcomer Gabourey Sidibe with the “New Hollywood Award” during the 13th annual Hollywood Awards Gala Monday night (Oct 26).

The annual event, held this year at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, gives recognition to Hollywood filmmakers and actors; and Gabourey’s breakthrough role as Clareece “Precious” Jones in the new movie Precious allowed her to receive this award.

Gabourey Sidibe & Taraji P. Henson // 13th annual Hollywood Awards Gala in Beverly Hills

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