Archives for October 2014

NBA head coach and reality star team up to end childhood obesity

Pocket Protein Kidz is the latest healthy protein product developed by reality star, fitness enthusiast, and entrepreneur Mark Long in partnership with LA Clippers’ Head Coach Doc Rivers.

One Direction tour mate Manika unveils new style with ‘Vegas Party,’ featured in Battle of the Strands/Global Beauty Masters

I spoke with Manika recently about “Vegas Party,” the unveiling of her new style, and her musical relationship with the global beauty competition Battle of the Strands that has been turned into a TV series called “Global Beauty Masters” on Discovery Fit and Health Network.

‘Shameless’ star Shanola Hampton flickers in ‘Things Never Said’

The film features character Kalindra Stepney (Shanola Hampton) who has turned to spoken word poetry as an emotional outlet for the turmoil in her life.

Robert Townsend kicks off Milwaukee Film Festival’s Black Lens series, screens ‘Hollywood Shuffle’

In the spirit of celebrating the role African-Americans have played in front of and behind the camera, Robert Townsend’s first film “Hollywood Shuffle”…had a special screening…at The Oriental

Eastern and Western marital customs clash in witty documentary ‘Meet the Patels’

“Meet the Patels” features the hilarious actor Ravi Patel…on a quest for true love and appease his traditional Indian parents Champa Patel and Vasant Patel who are anxious for him to get married and start a family.