Today is Mon January 26, 2015
23 Jan. 2015

Loving It!


Tyler Perry’s “The Haves and the Have Nots” follows the complicated dynamic between the rich and powerful Cryer family and the hired help who work in their opulent mansion set in Savannah, Georgia.  The series stars John Schneider (“Dukes of Hazzard”) and Tika Sumpter (“Gossip Girl”). This intense drama offers a full spectrum of perspectives […]

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22 Jan. 2015

RAISING WHITLEY, new episodes on OWN


The adventures of comedienne Kim Whitley, her adopted son Joshua, and their extended family take us into the home and hearts of this amazing group of friends: Val, Wendell, Harold, Sam, Rodney, Boutte and Stacy among others.  Raising Whitley is my favorite reality television show.  New episodes on OWN; see details below– Saturdays (9 p.m. – […]

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22 Jan. 2015

Monterey Jazz Fest takes top honors


The Monterey Jazz Festival was voted as the #1 Festival in the 2014 JazzTimes Readers Poll in the “Best of the Jazz Industry” category for the second year in a row, and the fifth time since 2006. The 57th Monterey Jazz Festival took top honors over the Newport, New Orleans, and Montreal jazz festivals respectively. […]

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22 Jan. 2015

“Seasons of Love” gets NAACP nomination


The Writing/Producing team of Sharon Brathwaite and Peres Owino are part of the record-breaking 16 NAACP Image Awards nominations for the Lifetime Network with their nod for Outstanding Writing in a Television Movie for “Seasons of Love.” ‘The movie’s Executive Producer and Guest Star is Academy Award nominee Taraji P. Henson, star of Lee Daniel’s […]

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21 Jan. 2015

ANNOUNCEMENT: TONY Awards 2015


The American Theatre Wing’s 69th Annual Antoinette Perry “Tony” Awards–presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing–will air on CBS on Sunday, June 7th Tuesday, April 28th – The 2015 TONY AWARD NOMINATIONS ANNOUNCEMENT, sponsored by IBM, will take place at the historic Diamond Horseshoe at the Paramount Hotel. A live webcast of […]

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15 Jan. 2015

Wall Street Project, making a difference in 2015


The 18th Annual Wall Street Project Economic Summit, “Where Wall Street, Main Street & Silicon Valley Converge,” convened a two-day summit in New York City with discussions centered on Intel’s CEO Brian M. Krzanich commitment to a $300 Million diversity and inclusion initiative. The Summit’s key organizers included Rev. Jesse Jackson of Rainbow Push and […]

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15 Jan. 2015

OWN shines light on SELMA greats


 (L-R) Martin Luther King III and wife Andrea, Dick Gregory, Myrlie Evers Williams, Tyler Perry and Reena Evers-Everette “Oprah Winfrey Presents: Legends Who Paved The Way” airing this Sunday, January 18 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network honoring some of the legendary men and extraordinary women of civil rights, the arts and […]

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14 Jan. 2015

Football Love Story World Premiere


The world premiere of X’s and O’s (A Football Love Story), a hard-hitting docudrama that examines our country’s passion for a game that is life-giving yet lethal unveils at Berkeley Repertory Theatre, Friday, January 23. The country’s singularly American sport is intricately woven into our culture and rituals, yet its traumatic effect on players and […]

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