Today is Fri August 22, 2014
21 Aug. 2014

Iyanla to FOCUS on Ferguson, MO


News Brief from Los Angeles: Following the shooting death of Michael Brown and subsequent unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, ordainedminister and nationally recognized spiritual life coach Iyanla Vanzant has traveled to the area to listen to the people who have been adversely affected and to join the community in finding a path from violence into healing. […]

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20 Aug. 2014

Ashley Judd costars in two new films


THE IDENTICAL tells the compelling story of twin brothers unknowingly separated at birth during the Great Depression. DREXEL HEMSLEY becomes an iconic 50′s rock ‘n’ roll star, while RYAN WADE (Blake Rayne) struggles to balance his love for music and pleasing his father. The Reverend Wade (Ray Liotta) and his wife (Ashley Judd) are sure […]

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19 Aug. 2014

Holly Carter: Merging Faith and Perseverance


Holly Carter, co-founder of the rapidly expanding MERGE Summit, the convergence of faith and entertainment, states the key to many successful Hollywood careers begins with relationships.  “First, your relationship with God, your family and with yourself, aligned with relationships developed and nurtured with other like-minded Christians.” MERGE Summit is the domain where celebrities of faith […]

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15 Aug. 2014

McDonald’s Rob Jackson committed to African American community


McDonald’s celebrates the African American community, honors individuals of note Accomplishments within the African American community resound all year long and McDonald’s USA will be the first to affirm such.  McDonald’s 365Black Awards launched in 2003 as an extension of the company’s 365Black platform, which celebrates the pride, heritage and achievements of African-Americans year-round. The […]

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14 Aug. 2014

Personal Pick: A FIVE-STAR LIFE in theaters NOW


Italian romantic dramedy of woman hotel critic travelling the world Nothing beats the pleasure of a five-star hotel experience.  But, is there more to life than luxury? A FIVE STAR LIFE is the sophisticated and delightful story of one woman’s quest for romantic and professional fulfillment set against some of the most stunning cities and […]

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14 Aug. 2014

“Finding Fela” playing in select California cities beginning August 15


Finding Fela is an insightful and provocative look into the life of Nigerian musician/activist Fela Kuti (1938 – 1997), his music, and his social and political importance. This in-depth look at the man who created Afrobeat (a fusion of Jazz, traditional West African rhythms, Funk, Highlife, and psychedelic rock) brings audiences close to Mr. Kuti’s fight […]

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12 Aug. 2014

Farewell Lauren Bacall


Hollywood legend and classic beauty Lauren Bacall passes at 89.  Bacall’s film credits include: TO HAVE AND HAVE NOT, THE BIG SLEEP, HOW TO MARRY A MILLIONAIRE, ALL I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS, THE MIRROR HAS TWO FACES, MISERY  

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12 Aug. 2014

It’s all about the hair!


Famed hair and wig consultant got “the look” right for James Brown Arguably, there are men and women that spend a small fortune on hair salon products and services with the ultimate goal of getting “their do” done right. Back in the day, as some fondly say, James Brown was not unlike many who kept […]

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12 Aug. 2014

Fall into OWN!


OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network’s fall premiere schedule includes two new original series plus all-new episodes of returning favorites beginning Saturday, September with brand new episodes of “Iyanla: Fix My Life” at 9 p.m. ET/PT. In “Fix My Life,” the popular self-help series, bestselling author, spiritual life coach and television host Iyanla Vanzant goes behind closed […]

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