Actress Taraji P Henson, who won the Best Actress Award for her role as Cookie on Fox’s ‘Empire’ at the 73rd Annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, California, on Sunday stole international headlines after storming the red carpet in Kimberly McDonald earrings set with Gemfields Zambia’s emeralds.
Dana Oliver, the executive fashion and beauty editor at The Huffington Post, wrote: “It is no big surprise that Taraji P Henson is nominated for her role as Cookie on Fox’s Empire. But what is shocking is the subtly sexy look the actress wore to the 2016 Golden Globe Awards on Sunday.The 45-year-old actress twirled in a bespoke ivory silk strapless dress designed by Stella McCartney. Henson accessorised with gleaming accessories, sporting Kimberly McDonald earrings set with Gemfields Zambian emeralds and a gold enamel chain Falabella clutch. And her sleek lob haircut and soft makeup add to her sophisticated look.”
Glitz, glamour and big screen names graced the red carpet at this year’s 73rd Golden Globe Awards ceremony which was broadcast live from the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California.
Gemfields is the world’s leading supplier of responsibly sourced coloured gemstones, specialising in emeralds and amethysts from Zambia and rubies from Mozambique. Listed on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange (ticker: GEM), Gemfields oversees the mining and marketing of coloured gemstones from some of the world’s finest gemstones deposits and it does so responsibly and transparently.
Positioned at the intersection of mining, marketing, exploration and ethics, Gemfields supports the delivery of a consistent supply of high-quality coloured gemstones to jewellers, manufacturers and luxury brands worldwide. In January 2013, Gemfields acquired Fabergé – aligning the world’s largest coloured gemstone producer with one of the most recognisable and iconic heritage brands of all time, to create what can readily be described as a true global coloured gemstone champion.
Gemfields owns 75 per cent of the Lufwanyama-based Kagem Mining Ltd, the world’s single largest producing emerald mine, in partnership with the Zambian government, which owns 25 percent.