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  • IN GOOD COMPANY photo | Jada Pinkett Smith, Katie Holmes, Tom Cruise, Will Smith

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Published: Friday Feb 22, 2008 | 11:55 AM EST

IN GOOD COMPANY

Will and Jada Pinkett Smith enjoy a little fine dining – alongside friends Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes – at the First Annual Essence Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon on Thursday. Pinkett Smith was honored at the bash, held at the Beverly Hills Hotel, for her work in Hollywood and in the African-American community.