08/17/2011 10:46 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Kerry Washington: Uptown | Downtown Beauty (PHOTOS)

Kerry Washington. Photos: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images | Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images for V-DAY

Uptown: ESPY Awards 2011
Look: The 34-year-old actress, who will star as a public relations consultant to the President who leaves to start her on crisis management firm in the ABC drama "Scandal" this fall, rubbed shoulders with super athletes like Serena Williams and Brian Wilson donning an elegant updo, shimmering eye shadow and glossy nude lips.

Downtown: V-DAY's Viva Vevolution! Fundraiser
Look: Washington is a vision in voluminous curls, perfectly arched brows, subtle blush and fuchsia lipstick.