Take a look at all the local celebs who came out to support the 31st Annual Mayor’s Masked Ball. This black tie fundraising event brought out ATlanta’s finest to raise money for UNCF’s efforts to send kids to school. I learned there was one young attendee who would NOT be able to go to college without this program. UNCF reached their goal and raised over 1 Million! So wonderful to see everyone giving... Read The Rest →
My head was spinning from all of the lovely masks in the room. Atlanta’s finest came out to showcase their fashion at UNCF’s 2014 Mayor’s Masked Ball. Take a look at all the splendidness and the top winner of the evening. Top winner #24: The United Negro... Read The Rest →
2014 Mayor’s Masked Ball: Kasim Reed Calls on Powerhouse Chris Tucker, Ludacris, Young Jeezy and More!
Although it’s one of the most extravagant anticipated events of the year… UNCF’s Mayor’s Masked Ball serves the wonderful purpose of raising money for kids to attend school. Last night, Mayor Kasim Reed called on ALL of his young entrepreneurs Ludacris, Chris Rock, Will Packer and Young Jeezy to help raise the 1 million mark. And right there on the spot… each of them donated totaling 30,000 and UNCF reached OVER 1 million!! It was nice to... Read The Rest →
Photo of the today includes Mayor Kasim Reed and his lovely wife Sarah-Elizabeth… couple of the hour at UNCF’s 2014 Mayor’s Masked Ball. I have SO many moments & pics to share. Stay tuned!
Georgia Entertainment Gala ALERT! Nominations are in and as follows: OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT AWARD Dad’s Garage Theatre Sketchworks | Industrial Strength Comedy Theater Ceasar C. Mitchell, President, The Atlanta City Council BEST ACTOR (INDIE & SMALL SCREEN) Michael H. Cole Maria Howell Dwayne Boyd Mark Ashworth Outstanding Contribution to the Georgia Entertainment Industry Award Atlanta Film Festival PC&E Uplifting TV Award Christin View Dee Armstrong show Everyday Living with Dr. Trudy Simmons PEOPLE TO WATCH IN GEORGIA ENTERTAINMENT... Read The Rest →
Hey y’all… ANNIE releases in theaters nationwide TODAY!! I was able to catch the advanced screening of the film and it’s one of the most incredible family movies EVER!! So funny and colorful… I will be taking my entire family over the holidays. This “must see” musical shares SOOO many core values we can ALL learn and be reminded of. And on top of that, Jamie Foxx (Will Stacks) gives us a few scenes featuring his AMAZING voice and to my surprise… Quvenzhané Wallis (Annie) gives us a soulful performance!... Read The Rest →
Exciting news! ESSENCE will honor Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Jill Scott at the 6th Annual Black Women in Hollywood event. Over the last five years, ESSENCE Black Women in Music has honored the achievements of the day’s biggest stars and breakthrough artists. For our sixth year, we’re proud to honor Scott for her incredible achievement, singular artistry, and powerful storytelling. “Jill Scott is the quintessential ESSENCE woman,” says ESSENCE Editor-in-Chief Vanessa K. DeLuca. “Like many of the female artists who... Read The Rest →
On Wednesday, December 24th 2014 from 5:00pm-11:00pm, Davio’s Atlanta will offer the family tradition of the Feast of the Seven Fishes. The Feast of the Seven Fishes, known as La Festa dei Sette Pesci, is a deeply rooted Italian Christmas Eve tradition, originating in Southern Italy and honoring the vigil prior to a religious holiday when no meat was served. Depending on the region and family tradition, the number of dishes varies from... Read The Rest →
I’m excited to announce… SELMA releases in Atlanta, New York, Los Angeles and Washington, DC on Christmas Day!! It will be released nationwide on January 9, 2015. SELMA celebrated its New York Premiere, presented by Paramount Pictures, Delta Air Lines, Tina Brown Live Media, and Credit Suisse, at the Ziegfeld Theater, where stars David Oyelowo, Oprah Winfrey (also a Producer on the film), Carmen Ejogo, Tom Wilkinson, Tim Roth, Common, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Andre Holland, Lorraine Toussaint, Niecy Nash, Stephen Root, Colman Domingo, Lakeith Lee Stanfield, Dylan Baker, Omar Dorsey,... Read The Rest →
Yesterday, I headed over to NBC studios to photograph the Atlanta & Company holiday fashion & beauty segment with Talking with Tami and Nyssa Green (The Green Room). It was a pleasant surprise to see John Ratzenberger from Cheers who had JUST completed his segment with ATL&Co host Christine.