Thursday, September 6, 2018
REL hosted private screening in Chicago and Atlanta
(ATLANTA) - September 4, 2018 - Over the weekend, FOX hosted sold-out screenings of their new sitcom "REL" in Chicago and Atlanta. The show's namesake, Lil Rel Howery, attended in his Chicago hometown on Saturday at Showplace ICON Theater, while cast member Jordan L. Jones was on hand in Atlanta yesterday at Regal Atlantic Station.
In Chicago, iHeart Media personality Tone Kapone moderated the post-screening Q&A with Rel, where he shared his love for the city, his determination to succeed in the comedy world and how he will continue to offer Chicago natives opportunities in entertainment.
In Atlanta, Dish Nation/Rickey Smiley Morning Show co-host Headkrack hosted the screening and facilitated the Q&A with Jordan, who talked about his journey from production assistant last year to now co-starring on a major sitcom. He credited his actress mom and a strong faith in God for his success.
Audiences in both cities laughed nonstop throughout the episode and shared their excitement on social media.
(ATLANTA) - September 6, 2018 - The 50 Shades of Pink Foundation has announced its 6th annual fundraising gala and fashion show will take place Saturday, October 13 at 6:00pm at Atlanta City Hall Atrium (55 Trinity Ave SW, Atlanta GA 30303).
This year's theme is an all-white "Winter Wonderland" and will include a fashion show featuring both professional models and cancer survivors. Guests will also enjoy a white carpet, live entertainment, cocktails and heavy hors d'oeuvres. Valet parking will be provided.
Founded in 2013 by esteemed OBGYN and two-time breast cancer survivor
Dr. Jackie Walters, the 50 Shades of Pink Foundation promotes holistic well-being by focusing on the physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of individuals affected by breast cancer.
All proceeds from the gala will benefit 50 Shades of Pink Foundation's mission of treating the inner and outer beauty of Breast Cancer Warriors.
ABOUT DR. JACKIE
Dr. Jackie Walters graduated from the University of Mississippi and Alcorn State University earning dual Bachelor of Science degrees. She later earned her medical degree from the University Of Mississippi School Of Medicine. In 1997, Dr. Jackie completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology from the Medical Center of Central Georgia and Mercer University. After residency, she started in private practice where she also became affiliated with Northside Hospital in Atlanta. She has remained in private practice for 18 years.
As a nationally celebrated board certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist, Dr. Jackie's high profile clientele consists of The Braxton's, rapper TI, and superstar Usher.
A two-time breast cancer survivor, Dr. Jackie understands the effects of personal health challenges. As a dedicated teacher, she has integrated a Women's Wellness Program into her practice to help eradicate the increasing number of heart disease cases amongst women. In 2013, Dr. Jackie founded the 50 Shades of Pink Foundation, an organization that pays tribute to women and men diagnosed with breast cancer, nurturing their psychological and physical well-being.
In 2013, Dr. Jackie also burst onto the small screen as one of stars of Bravo's hit reality series "Married to Medicine," where the esteemed practitioner earned legions of fans for her distinct style, sense of reason, sincere compassion and unrivaled elegance. Dr. Jackie resides in Atlanta with her husband Curtis.
Thursday, August 30, 2018
Sally Hansen is at it again with the new Mirale Gel Color Whirl!
Tuesday, August 28, 2018
ATLANTA (Aug. 28, 2018) - The Bounce television network and the Brown Sugar streaming service are teaming up to carry Aretha Franklin's farewell memorial service live this Friday, Aug. 31.
The funeral will take place at the Greater Grace Temple in Franklin's beloved hometown of Detroit. Stevie Wonder, Jennifer Hudson, Chaka Khan, Ronald Isley, Yolanda Adams, Shirley Caesar, The Clark Sisters and Marvin Sapp are among the 19 artists scheduled to perform at the family-and-friends-only service. Smokey Robinson, the Rev. Jesse Jackson and Former President Bill Clinton will be among the high-profile speakers.
Bounce and Brown Sugar will partner with Bounce's local Detroit affiliate, WXYZ-TV,for the special event, airing and streaming WXYZ's hometown coverage and commentary nationwide.
"Celebrating the Queen of Soul" will begin at 9:00 a.m. ET. WXYZ news anchors and longtime friends of Franklin, Carolyn Clifford and Glenda Lewis, will host the hour-long event. The special will include highlights and remembrances of the legendary singer's career interspersed with live reports from outside Greater Grace Temple as celebrities, politicians, friends and loved ones arrive to pay their respects. The memorial service is scheduled to begin at 10:00 a.m. ET.
Bounce (@BounceTV) airs on the broadcast signals of local television stations with corresponding cable carriage and features a programming mix of original and off-network series, theatrical motion pictures, special events, live sports and more.Visit BounceTV.com for local channel information.
Brown Sugar (@BrownSugarApp) is Bounce's popular new streaming service featuring the biggest collection of iconic African-American movies available, as well as Bounce originals, live special events and more. It is available on Apple TV, Roku, Amazon Channels, Amazon Fire TV, Amazon Kindle, Android and Apple smartphones and tablets and web browsers via BrownSugar.com. Brown Sugar also has Google Chromecast capabilities which allow video to play on televisions directly from mobile devices and tablets for consumers with Android and iOS devices. There is a free initial trial period for subscribers with a retail price of $3.99/month thereafter.Visit www.BrownSugar.com for more information.
Brown Sugar and Bounce are part of The E.W. Scripps Company (NASDAQ: SSP).
Are you ready for some new Lip Bang from are. Bang?
Doctor Lip Bang’s to Release Buzzing Lip Oil Exclusively at ULTA
Nourish and excite your lips with the latest sensation from this naturally formulated brand.
Doctor Lip Bang’s is set to unveil their new hydrating Lip Freak Buzzing Lip Oil on August 29, exclusively at ULTA stores nationwide.
The unique glossy formula is made with 100% all natural, cruelty-free ingredients and will boast their unique wild buzzing sensation that’s created using high-grade Peppermint, Cinnamon, and Rosemary essential oils.
“We were inspired by our fans’ requests for something new,” explained Doctor Lip Bang’s Sales Manager Melissa Ximena Golebiowski. “We really wanted to stick with the hydrating aspect using healthy ingredients and coconut oil was the perfect addition. It makes the texture oh so silky and smooth.”
The Buzzing Lip Oil will initially be available in two fun flavors:
- Ice & Spice -- Sending lips on a roller coaster of sensations, this oil will perk up any pout with the brand’s signature buzz and simultaneous cooling effect.
- Sinful Strawberry -- This juicy flavor ignites the senses, first with the mouth-watering aroma of plump summer strawberries and then with its lip-tingling buzz.
The new line is made with Coconut Oil, Sweet Almond Oil, Vitamin E, Peppermint Oil, Cinnamon Oil, Rosemary Oil extract, and is free of harsh preservatives.
Doctor Lip Bang's Buzzing Lip Oils are available exclusively at ULTA, while their signature buzzing Lip Balms and Tints can be found at ULTA, Hot Topic, Natural Grocers, and more around the world. Website: www.lipbang.com