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13 Mar. 2017

Laurence Fishburne & Larenz Tate, new scripted online series, BRONZEVILLE


  Are you watching BRONZEVILLE? Written by Academy Award® and BAFTA nominee Josh Olson (A History of Violence), “Bronzeville” chronicles the lives of players in the lottery games while illuminating the self-sustainability of the community’s African American residents. All episodes of “Bronzeville” feature original songs from composers, 1500 Or Nothin, a musical ensemble founded by […]

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08 Mar. 2017

ANNOUNCEMENT: Lottery for $10 HAMILTON tix in San Francisco


You just may get a chance to see HAMILTON after all! Producer Jeffrey Seller is pleased to announce a digital lottery for HAMILTON tickets will begin in conjunction with the show’s first performance (March 10th) in San Francisco at the SHN Orpheum Theatre (1192 Market Street at Hyde St. & 8th St). Forty-four tickets will […]

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06 Mar. 2017

Janelle Monae at Easterseals Bay Area


Oscar winner Janelle Monae to headline 90th Anniversary and Spring Gala Benefit for Easterseals Bay Area Saturday, April 22, 2017 Marriott Marquis Hotel 780 Mission Street – San Francisco, CA Easterseals Bay Area (http://www.eastersealsbayarea.org/) is the leading organization committed to ensuring that all children with physical or developmental disabilities have access to the highest-quality, customized, […]

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23 Feb. 2017

Oscar Insider Tanya Hart


Tanya Hart is a phenomenon. This celebrated TV Host, Producer, Radio Personality and vocalist is also an Oscar insider. Based in Los Angeles, Hart has covered the coveted celebrity-studded event for over two decades—positing her in rarified air, until late. Though few African Americans have enjoyed this privilege–certainly not as consistently as Hart has–progress is […]

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09 Jan. 2017

Golden Globes–Ross, Davis, Stone MOONLIGHT and more, winners ecstatic!


MOONLIGHT received “Best Picture” win at 2017 Golden Globes Director Barry Jenkins with Talk2SV MOONLIGHT, the film, is the illumination of Chiron. Chiron, a resilient though vulnerable male child of a drug-addicted single mother in South Central Florida, unfolds in three phases of his life: elementary school Chiron (Alex Hibbert), high school Chiron (Ashton Sanders), and […]

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01 Jan. 2017

Tribute to the late actor-comedian, Ricky Harris


Condolences to the family of beloved Ricky Harris The year of 2016 bid farewell to many of our loved ones—I know personally–our dear mother passed away the day before Thanksgiving. Celebrated actor/comedian Ricky Harris, another person that I and countless others were fond of, also departed this life December 26, 2016. To honor his legacy, […]

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22 Dec. 2016

“Do The Right Thing” movie poster at Smithsonian in DC


The Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History & Culture in the nation’s capitol (DC) has selected Art Sims’ 11:24 Design movie poster drawing for Spike Lee’s “Do The Right Thing” iconic film, to be entered into its permanent collection, announced recently. Sims says of this recognition, “I am humbled that my agency, 11:24 Design, […]

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10 Oct. 2016

What Now? Kevin Hart, king of funny, receives star on Hollywood Walk of Fame


Today, Kevin Hart became a bigger star, if there is such a thing.  The uber successful stage of film, TV and stage was surrounded by family, friends and business associates to receive the prestigious accomplishment–a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Up next, Hart’s new stand up comedy film will be released October 14, […]

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09 Oct. 2016

Scents and Seasons


Scents and Seasons: classic, trendy, in vogue Oftentimes a woman wants a fragrance to match the current season—California, in particular, has an extended solstice period giving way to scents that crossover from summer to fall. Presently, as we enjoy October, weather patterns have varied slightly from temperatures that range in the 70s, 80s and 90s. […]

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