Hot young Hollywood: Lupita Nyong’o

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Lupita Nyong'o

Mexican born (yes Mexico) Lupita Nyong’o, has all eyes on her. Although Nyong’o was born in Mexico, she was raised in Kenya and graduated from the Yale School of Drama. It was upon her graduation from the esteemed program that Nyong’o was scooped up to star in “12 Years a Slave.”   If being a talented… Read more »

Equality for all: Hawaii legalizes same-sex marriage

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Same sex Marriage

  Politicians seem to be at each other’s throats about everything but the color of grass lately. While many important issues seemed to be held up in the political pipeline, there is at least one victory to be celebrated. In the island state of Hawaii, same-sex marriage is now  legal. Hawaii joins fourteen additional states… Read more »

MIU MIU short film featuring Gabrielle Union

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Gabrielle Union in MIU MIU short film

In less then ten minutes, this moving short film by Ava Duvernay is a sassy and stylish portrayal of love, life and sisterhood. Featuring the best and brightest of the entertainment industry cloaked in beautiful clothing by MIU MIU making beautiful memories. Gabrielle Union is accompanied by singer Goapele and Alfre Woodard amongst others. Fashion can sometimes… Read more »

Melly Mel Inspires and Dances around the World

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Cape Porte South Africa

  Mélissa “Melly Mel” Flérangile may not have an Instagram full of celebrity pictures or a closet full of Louboutins, but the impact that her beautiful spirit is making on the world is phenomenal. The Ottawa, ON, Canada native has performed everywhere from the high-profile events like the GRAMMYs, to Cirque De Soleil; Hollywood movies like “Sex In… Read more »

Win Tickets to the Power Plug PR Conference 2013!

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PR PLUG 2013 1

  Are you in Public Relations, or ready to jump into the PR scene? Do you want to be in the entertainment industry, but you’re unsure where to start?  The Power Plug PR Conference will give you everything and more when it comes to industry etiquette, great connections, and knowledge you couldn’t find in any… Read more »

Coupe Scott hosts empowerment conference for women

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Branding and digital expert Coupe Scott is hosting the first annual STRONG Conference 2013: What is Your Next Big Idea?, which takes place March 29-30, 2013, in Atlanta. “This is the first annual STRONG (an acronym for Simple Transitions Render Opportunity Necessary for Growth) Conference; it was created to fill the void experienced by women in… Read more »