1. Tracee Ellis Ross, 42, is starring on “Black-ish.”

2. Taraji P. Henson, 44, is the bodacious Cookie on ‘Empire.’

3. Angela Bassett, 56, stars on “American Horror Story.”

4. Viola Davis, 49, stars on “How To Get Away With Murder.”

5. Wendy Williams, 50, is the host of her own daytime TV show.

6. Gabrielle Union, 42, plays Mary Jane Paul on the BET hit “Being Mary Jane.”

7. Kerry Washington, 38, is fixer Olivia Pope on ‘Scandal.”

8. Tichina Arnold, 45, plays a ballplayer’s mother on “Survivor’s Remorse” on Starz.

9. Alfre Woodward, 62, plays Madame President on “State Of Affairs.”

10. Shanola Hampton, 37, stars on “Shameless.’

11. Gina Torres, who is also married to Laurence Fishburne, stars in ‘Suits’ as Jessica Pearson. She turns 46 in April. (PR)


12. Tamara Tunie is 55. She stars on Law & Order (SVU) as the Chief Medical Examiner, Melinda Warner (PR).

13. Tamara Taylor is 44. She stars on the drama ‘Bones’ as Dr. Camille Saroyan, head of the Forensic Division. (PR)

14. Nicole Murphy, star of “Hollywood Exes” is a fly 47.

15. Jada Pinkett Smith, 43, plays Fish Mooney on ‘Gotham.’

16. Halle Berry, 48, starred on “Extant” on CBS.