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***VIP Invitation*** Lenox Avenue Crowd Funding Brunch Saturday, April 13

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE LENOX AVENUE SERIES BRUNCH  HOSTED BY SEQUENCE CREATOR AL THOMPSON, TONYMASON, EB THE CELEB AND  LORD JAMAR OF BRAND NUBIAN  SATURDAY, APRIL 13TH WHO:  Hosted by Lenox Avenue series creator Al Thompson, Eb the Celeb, TonyMason and Lord Jamar of Brand Nubian with music provided by Legendary DJ Jazzy Joyce. Additional guests to include: New York State Assemblyman Keith L.T. Wright, Hassan Johnson (The Wire), Greg Nice (Nice and Smooth), JD Williams (The Wire). After a successful first season …

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Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith Discuss New Documentary on Washington Watch With Roland Martin Sunday, April 14

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WILL SMITH AND JADA PINKETT SMITH  DISCUSS NEW DOCUMENTARY ON  SPECIAL APRIL 14 BROADCAST OF  WASHINGTON WATCH WITH ROLAND MARTIN   – Special broadcast from New York to include Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith, Angela Davis, Reverend Al Sharpton, Pastor A.R. Bernard, Dick Parsons and Professor Dorian Warren –   Photo credit: PNP/WENN April 11, 2013, New York, NY - This week’s special broadcast ofWashington Watch with Roland Martin, Martin talks with Will Smithand Jada Pinkett Smith to discuss new documentary, Free …

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2012 Sony Pictures Entertainment 10K Grant Winner Mason Richards Works Toward Directorial Debut

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   BROOKLYN FILMMAKER MASON RICHARDS RECIPIENT OF THE 2012 SONY PICTURES ENTERTAINMENT 10K GRANT  HOSTS NYC FUNDRAISER TO SUPPORT  FEATURE FILM DIRECTORIAL DEBUT    Mason Richards   (Los Angeles, CA) – Sony Pictures Entertainment awarded $10,000 last year to Guyanese, Brooklyn-bred filmmaker Mason Richards who is working towards completion of the feature-length version of his short film “The Seawall” and has co-written an adaptation of Matthew Aaron Goodman’s award winning novel ”Hold Love Strong” (Touchstone & Fireside, Simon & Schuster). The young filmmaker recently hosted an NYC fundraiser to raise funds toward …

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Washington Watch With Roland Martin Special Broadcast From Rev. Al Sharpton’s National Action Network Conference

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WASHINGTON WATCH WITH ROLAND MARTIN SPECIAL BROADCAST FROM REV. AL SHARPTON’S NATIONAL ACTION NETWORK CONFERENCE IN  NEW YORK CITY ON SUNDAY, APRIL 7.   – Episode to feature highlights and discussions from  Rev. Al Sharpton’s National Action Network Conference this week in New York City, which focuses on promoting a  modern civil rights agenda –        April 5, 2013, New York, NY - This week’s special broadcast ofWashington Watch features a one-on-one interview with Martin and Rev. Al Sharpton in …

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***Tune-In Alert*** Actress Vanessa Bell Calloway Stars In World Television Premiere Of “The Undershepherd” Saturday, March 30th on TV One

***TUNE-IN ALERT*** ACTRESS VANESSA BELL CALLOWAY JOINS ALL-STAR CAST IN WORLD PREMIERE OF RUSS PARR’S  “THE UNDERSHEPHERD” SATURDAY, MARCH 30TH  (VIDEO) Click Image to View Clip Los Angeles, CA – March 28, 2013 - Actress Vanessa Bell Calloway co-stars in the world television premiere of Russ Parr’s award-winning film “The Undershepherd“ airing Saturday, March 30 on TV One. Calloway stars alongside Isaiah Washington (“Grey’s Anatomy”), Lamman Rucker (“Meet The Browns”), Malinda Williams (“Soul Food”), Elise Neal (“Belles,” “The Hughleys”), Clifton Powell (“Ray”), Bill Cobb (“Go On”), Robinne Lee (“Hitch”), Keith David (“Belles,” “Cloud Atlas”) and Academy Award winner Louis Gossett, Jr. in …

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Porsha Stewart’s 16 Million Dollar Divorce Battle Exclusive

COCOAFAB EXCLUSIVE   PORSHA STEWART’S LAWYER ON 16 MILLION DOLLAR DIVORCE BATTLE: WHY KORDELL’S TROPHY WIFE COULD COME OUT ON TOP!           Despite being shocked and caught off guard upon hearing that her husband of two years had filed for divorce, Porsha Stewart has to put on her big girl panties and get ready to fight. And it looks like she’s doing just that.   CocoaFab spoke exclusively this morning with Georgia’s leading family attorney Randall Kessler, who …

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Roland Martin Named NABJ Journalist Of The Year and Special Episode of TV One’s Washington Watch

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF BLACK JOURNALISTS NAME ROLAND S. MARTIN  2013 JOURNALIST OF THE YEAR  Roland S. Martin  WASHINGTON (March 27, 2013) – The National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) announced today that Roland S. Martin, nationally syndicated columnist, television host, and radio and television commentator, is to receive the organization’s Journalist of the Year award. It is one of NABJ’s most coveted honors celebrating the accomplishments of black journalists and those who support blacks in the media. …

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***Photo Alert*** DeVon Franklin Captivates Audience at Celebration of Gospel Prayer Breakfast

***PHOTO ALERT***       AUTHOR OF “PRODUCED BY FAITH”, INSPIRATIONAL SPEAKER AND SONY PICTURES EXEC DEVON FRANKLIN DELIVERS UPLIFTING MESSAGE AT  BET CELEBRATION OF GOSPEL 2013  PRAYER BREAKFAST       Inspirational speaker and author of “Produced By Faith” DeVon Franklin inspires the audience at BET’s Celebration of Gospel 2013 Prayer Breakfast.  (Photo Credit: BET Networks / Getty Images, Courtesy of The FrontPage Firm)     Los Angeles, CA – March 21, 2013 - Sony Pictures film studio exec, author of “Produced By Faith” and inspirational …

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***Tune-In Alert*** Actress Vanessa Bell Calloway Stars “Between Sisters” Saturday, March 23 on GMC

***TUNE-IN ALERT*** ACTRESS VANESSA BELL CALLOWAY STARS IN “BETWEEN SISTERS” SATURDAY, MARCH 23 ON GMC           Los Angeles, CA – March 19, 2013 - Actress Vanessa Bell Calloway co-stars in the film “Between Sisters” airing Saturday, March 23 on GMC.  Calloway, currently in an over-the-top surrogacy arc Showtime’s “Shameless,” stars alongside Terri J. Vaughn, Denyce Lawton, KD Aubert, Denise Boutte, and Greg Alan Williams in this family wedding drama. Air Date: Saturday, March 23rd Time: 7PM, 9PM & 11PM ET on GMC ACTRESS VANESSA BELL CALLOWAY JOINS …

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***Photo Alert*** Backstage at BET’s Celebration Of Gospel

***PHOTO ALERT***     BACKSTAGE AT BET’S CELEBRATION OF GOSPEL PRODUCER PHIL THORNTON CATCHES UP WITH INDUSTRY BRIGHT LIGHTS     (L-R) Actor David Mann and actress/ songstress Tamela Mann join Ten2One Entertainment executive Phil Thornton at BET Network’s Celebration of Gospel 2013. (Photo Credit: Malcolm Ali / Finaimage, Courtesy of The FrontPage Firm)   Los Angeles, CA – March 20, 2013 - If you have ever had an “All Access” pass at a concert, then you know how cool it is …

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