The pair are starring in the new film Betty & Coretta, the story of the widows of Martin Luther King and Malcolm X, and how they carry on as single mothers after the assassination of their husbands.
The film was previewed last night at New York City's Tribeca Cinemas, but not before Mary and Angela hit the red carpet to pose for a few photos.
Mary posed in a sultry winter white belted dress, while Angela played it safe in a floral A-line frock.
The Lifetime film debuts Saturday, February 2 at 8/7c. Watch the trailer below, and check out the photos of the two hitting the red carpet in the gallery above.