She most recently reprised her Black Panther role as Ramonda for a cameo in the wildly successful superhero film Avengers: Endgame.
And on Tuesday Angela Bassett sat down to talk about her acclaimed career, that spans more than three decades, alongside Good Morning America anchor Robin Roberts.
It was all part of the latest edition of Salesforce & Tribeca Film Festival’s Make Change: Storytelling As A Platform For Change.
The Whats Love Got To Do With It star first hit the red carpet where she commanded attention in an all-red ensemble that was equal parts fun and elegant.
It consisted of a one-shoulder top that showed off toned physique and matching high-waist slacks.
She wore her raven tresses long and flowing with a mass of curls.
The Los Angeles native carried a silver clutch purse and accessorized with dangling silver earrings and an assorted number of rings and bracelets.