The 18th Annual Elle Women In Hollywood Tribute event took place at the Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills on Monday night. Katherine Heigl was joined by husband Josh Kelley at the celebratory dinner which paid tribute to the achievements of women in film.

She hit the red carpet dressed in a black Amanda Wakeley dress and René Caovilla heels, accessorized with a Deepa Gurnani bag, Tacori black onyx stud earrings and David Yurman bangles and ring.

Katherine Heigl As Stephanie Plum In One For The Money
Katherine Heigl As Stephanie Plum In One For The Money

Attendees included Barbra Streisand, Elizabeth Olsen, Evan Rachel Wood, Freida Pinto, Jennifer Aniston, Michelle Pfeiffer, Naomi Watts, Reese Witherspoon and Viola Davis. Guests dined from menu that included Alaskan halibut and a roasted peach salad.

Speaking to the Associated Press, Katie explained how excited she was to be attending an event which celebrated "powerful, talented and spectacular women who have figured it out."

After the event Katherine took to the internet to express her admiration for the women honored at the bash, telling followers on Twitter and Facebook that her peers were a source of inspiration:

"Viola Davis blew my mind and Naomi Watts was amazing. Jennifer Aniston was charming and moving, Barbara Streisand was fantastic, Elizabeth Olsen was engaging, Evan Rachel Wood was smart and gorgeous. All the presenters were remarkably funny! Michelle Pfeiffer was so eloquent! Stacey Snider inspired and moved me and Freida Pinto could not be more beautiful and charming! What an amazing night, what a fantastic group. Women! I felt inspired and empowered and supported by them all. So grateful for the invite and the experience!"