Actress and activist Angela Bassett has been slaying red carpets for decades. We rounded up our favorite red carpet looks over the years.

1. 2017 Creative Arts Emmy Awards

2017 Creative Arts Emmy Awards - Day 2 - Arrivals Source:Getty

2. 2017 FOX Upfront

2017 FOX Upfront Source:Getty

3. 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards (2017)

74th Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals Source:Getty

4. 68th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (2016)

68th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards - Arrivals Source:Getty

5. 73rd Annual Golden Globe Awards (2016)

73rd Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals Source:Getty

6. EE British Academy Film Awards (2016)

EE British Academy Film Awards - Red Carpet Arrivals Source:Getty

7. Galia Lahav Los Angeles Flagship Store Grand Opening (2016)

Galia Lahav Los Angeles Flagship Store Grand Opening - Arrivals Source:Getty

8. 12th Annual MusiCares MAP Fund Benefit Concert Honoring Smokey Robinson (2016)

12th Annual MusiCares MAP Fund Benefit Concert Honoring Smokey Robinson Source:Getty

9. Premiere Of Focus Features’ ‘London Has Fallen’ (2016)

Premiere Of Focus Features' 'London Has Fallen' - Arrivals Source:Getty

10. Premiere Screening Of FX’s ‘American Horror Story: Hotel’ (2015)

Premiere Screening Of FX's 'American Horror Story: Hotel' - Arrivals Source:Getty

11. 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards (2014)

71st Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals Source:Getty

12. 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (2014)

66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards - Arrivals Source:Getty

Pictured with husband, Courtney Vance.

13. Watch What Happens Live – Season 10 (2013)

Watch What Happens Live - Season 10 Source:Getty

14. 2012 BET Awards

2012 BET Awards - Arrivals Source:Getty

15. The Paul Simon Songbook To Benefit Jazz At Lincoln Center Gala Concert And Dinner (2012)

The Paul Simon Songbook To Benefit Jazz At Lincoln Center Gala Concert & Dinner Source:Getty

16. ‘Green Lantern’ Los Angeles World Premiere (2011)

'Green Lantern' Los Angeles World Premiere Source:Getty

17. World Premiere Of NOTORIOUS (2009)

Patrick McMullan Archives Source:Getty

18. BET HONORS Award Ceremony (2009)

Patrick McMullan Archives Source:Getty

19. NOTORIOUS Premiere – 59th Berlin Film Festival (2009)

Germany - 'Notorious' Premiere - 59th Berlin Film Festival Source:Getty

20. Angela Bassett Honored with a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame (2008)

Angela Bassett Honored with a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame Source:Getty

21. Heart Truth Red Dress Collection (2007)

Patrick McMullan Archives Source:Getty

22. Escada Grand Opening of the Beverly Hills Flagship Boutique (2007)

Patrick McMullan Archives Source:Getty

23. Jazz at Lincoln Center Celebrates 25 Years of Wynton Marsalis with the 14th Annual Fall Gala (2005)

Patrick McMullan Archives Source:Getty

24. Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund Dinner (2005)

Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Fund Dinner Source:Getty

25. Mr. 3000 Los Angeles Premiere (2004)

Mr. 3000 Los Angeles Premiere - Arrivals Source:Getty

26. 2004 American Black Film Festival

2004 American Black Film Festival - Film Life Movie Awards - Red Carpet Source:Getty

27. 2002 Emmy Awards

2002 Emmy Awards - Arrivals Source:Getty

28. Vanity Fair Oscar’s After Party 2001

Oscar 2001 - Parties Source:Getty

29. ‘The Score’ New York Premiere (2001)

'The Score' New York Premiere Source:Getty

30. World Premiere of ‘How Stella Got Her Groove Back’ (1999)

World Premiere of 'How Stella Got Her Groove Back' Source:Getty

31. 16th Annual CFDA Awards Gala (1997)

16th Annual CFDA Awards Gala Source:Getty

32. First Annual ‘Tribute to Style’ Celebration (1996)

Ron Galella Archive - File Photos 2011 Source:Getty

Pictured with actress Sharon Stone.

33. 66th Annual Academy Awards Nominees Luncheon (1994)

Ron Galella Archive - File Photos 2011 Source:Getty
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