Carol Burnett, Marshall Herskovitz and Edward Zwick Honored at AFI 50th Anniversary 2017 Commencement

AMERICAN FILM INSTITUTE KICKS OFF 50TH ANNIVERSARY AT AFI CONSERVATORY 2017 COMMENCEMENT Carol Burnett, Marshall Herskovitz and Edward Zwick Honored 125 Graduating Filmmakers Celebrated by AFI Leaders and Founding Director On Monday, June 5, 2017, The American Film Institute (AFI) held a historic AFI Conservatory Commencement at the TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood .The date of the event marked the 50th Anniversary of the Institute’s formation in 1967, with its honorees — the AFI Class of 2017, as well as Honorary Degree recipients Carol Burnett, Marshall Herskovitz (AFI Class of 1975)…




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Comedian Kathy Griffin Will Hold a Press Conference Today to Complain About ‘Bullying’ From The Trump Family

On Thursday, June 1, 2017, Lisa R. Bloom from The Bloom Firm announced that her client comedian Kathy Griffin and herself will hold a press conference today to explain the reasons and respond to the bullying from the Trump family. The press conference will be held at: The Bloom Firm 20700 Ventura Blvd, Suite 301 in Woodland Hills, CA 91364. Media/press outlets must be ready to present credentials to security at the door. For more information contact Marcelino Valencap, assistant to Lisa Bloom at 818-914-7343 Kathy Griffin got in trouble by holding a…




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Diversity Pageants Winner Queens Are Not Any Longer the Face of Diversity News Magazine and Diversity News TV Media Outlets

HOLLYWOOD, Calif. – May 23, 2017 — Diversity News Productions producer of Diversity Pageants and upcoming Diversity News Magazine Awards announces that effective immediately as of date of this official press release, Diversity Pageants Winner Queens Are Not Longer Anymore the Face of Diversity News Magazinre and Diversity News TV. The decision came due to the fact, that this brands are very important for President and Executive Editor In Chief at Diversity News Magazine, Founder, President and Executive Producer at Diversity Pageants Diversity News Productions, President and Executive Editor In Chief…




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Breaking News: NBC The Voice Chris Blue Named Champion of NBC The Voice Season 12

Popular Member of Team Alicia Earned America’s Top Vote UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. — May 23, 2017 — Chris Blue was crowned champion of NBC’s three-time Emmy Award-winning musical competition series “The Voice” tonight, earning the grand prize of a recording contract and being named winner of season 12. Blue, 26, from Knoxville, TN, was a member of Team Alicia. Follow him on Twitter @Chrisbluelive. Blue grew up in a family of seven in a tiny house. His mother decided to put the family in a band called the Blue Family,…




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Breaking News: Jennifer Hudson Joins Miley Cyrus, Adam Levine and Blake Shelton as Coach on Season 13 of NBC The Voice

Platinum Recording Artist, “Dreamgirls” Breakout and “Hairspray Live!” Alum to Join the Three-Time Emmy Champ. May 10, 2017 —Oscar, Golden Globe, Screen Actors Guild, BAFTA and Grammy Award winner Jennifer Hudson will join Miley Cyrus, Adam Levine and Blake Shelton as a coach on season 13 of NBC’s three-time Emmy Award-winning musical competition series “The Voice.” The 13th season will begin this fall. “Jennifer is an extraordinary vocal talent and one of the premier voices of our time. She embodies the experience, expertise, positivity and sheer talent that “The Voice”…




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OPINION: Ryan Seacrest Wants To Take Over All Hollywood Jobs!

What’s wrong with some television networks executive producers? Like Kelly Ripa! They give the job to their friend the kisses their ass! Come on Ryan Seacrest is already burn out radio and television personality. Hollywood producers give the opportunity to other new fresh talent. #LivewithKellyandRyan It do not reflect #Diversity. I don’t watch the show neither heard #RyanSeacrest radio show because he is not friendly. Also close friends or mines who worked with him they tell me that he has attitude and is jealous of others, some of them even…




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Sharon Doyle, Mrs Diversity News 2016 – 2017 Queen Selected as Judge of California Plus America Pageant

Diversity News Productions producer of upcoming Diversity Pageants: Miss Diversity, Miss Teen Diversity, Mrs. Diversity and Miss Diversity News, Miss Teen Diversity News & Mrs. Diversity News Pageants! Also Mr. Diversity and Mr. Diversity News are excited to announced that there very own Diversity Pageants Mrs Diversity News 2016 – 2017 Queen Sharon Doyle had the honor and privilege to be pageant judge of California Plus America Pageant produced by Cher Rue. Mrs Diversity News 2016 – 2017 Queen Sharon Doyle was joined by Elizabeth J. Cron, Miss CA United…




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Steven Escobar Named Judge of the 5th Annual Miss North Hollywood USA 2017 Regional Pageant

Producer, Director, Editor & Multi-Award winning Esteban Steven Escobar Named Judge of 5th Annual Miss North Hollywood USA Regional Pageant set for Sunday, April 9, 2017. Hollywood, CA – April 1, 2017 – Diversity News Productions, Diversity News Magazine and Diversity News Publications are excited to announce that Producer, Director, Editor & Multi-Award winning Esteban Steven Escobar has been named Judge of the 5th Annual Miss North Hollywood USA & Miss Universal City USA Regional Pageant. Miss NoHo Productions Inc., Presents the 5th Annual Miss North Hollywood USA & Miss…




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Save the Date! 3rd Annual Roman Media Hollywood Event Celebrating Woman in Film and Diversity in Entertainment

Roman Media champions Women in Film and Diversity in Entertainment at a glamorous Hollywood event. On Wednesday, February 8th, 2017. Roman Media Inc., announce their 3rd Annual Red Carpet and Fashion Show Event in Hollywood to be held at Boulevard3 nightclub, on Tuesday February 21st. The glamorous soirée is a celebration of Women in Film and Diversity in Entertainment and is free for industry guests to attend. The VIP section and red carpet appearances are by invitation only. TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 21st, 2017 From 8:00pm to 1:00am 8:00pm: Arrivals & Red…




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Hillary Rodham Clinton to be Honored with the Trailblazer Award by NYC LGBT Community Center

New York, NY—February 9, 2017—New York City’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center (The Center) will honor Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton on Thursday, April 20, 2017 at its annual Center Dinner at Cipriani Wall Street. Secretary Clinton will receive The Center’s Trailblazer Award in recognition of her tireless work in the fight for full equality for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community. “It is an incredible privilege to honor Secretary Clinton for her lifetime of service to the American people, and particularly her service on…




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Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer Among 48th NAACP Image Awards Presenters for Feb. 11, 2017 to Air on TV One

TARAJI P. HENSON, STERLING K. BROWN, OCTAVIA SPENCER, TREVOR NOAH, JANELLE MONAE, ISSA RAE, MIKE COLTER AND MYKELTI WILLIAMSON TO PRESENT AT THE 48TH NAACP IMAGE AWARDS SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11 ON TV ONE Anthony Anderson to Host LIVE Two-Hour Special At 9:00pm ET/8:00pm C  Nischelle Turner Confirmed to Host LIVE from the Red Carpet Pre-Show Starting at 7:30pm ET/6:30pm  On Tuesday, January 31, 2017, NAACP Image Awards announced that Taraji P. Henson, Sterling K. Brown, Octavia Spencer, Trevor Noah, Janelle Monae, Issa Rae, Mike Colter and Mykelti Williamson are the first…




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Charles Ogletree to Receive NAACP Chairman’s Award at 48th NAACP Image Awards on February 11, 2017

The 48th NAACP Image Awards Ceremony to Air February 11 on TV One and will be hosted by Anthony Anderson On Wednesday, January 25, 2017, NAACP announced that Harvard Law professor Charles J. Ogletree, Jr., who taught Barack and Michelle Obama, will be honored with the prestigious NAACP Chairman’s Award which is bestowed in recognition of individuals who demonstrate exemplary public service and use their distinct platforms to create agents of change. Roslyn M. Brock, Chairman of the NAACP National Board of Directors will present Ogletree with the award at the 48th…




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The 69th Annual Writers Guild Awards 2017 Nominations Announced

New York and Los Angeles – On January 4, 2017, The Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE) and the Writers Guild of America, West (WGAW) announced nominations for outstanding achievement in screenwriting during 2016. Winners will be honored at the 2017 Writers Guild Awards on Sunday, February 19, 2017, at concurrent ceremonies in New York City and Los Angeles. Emmy Award-winning writer/actor/comedian Patton Oswalt will return for the second year in a row to host the 2017 Writers Guild Awards L.A. show at the Beverly Hilton. The Writers Guild Awards honor outstanding…




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The New Celebrity Apprentice Season Premiere January 2 from 8-10 pm ET Airs on NBC

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. – Jan. 28, 2016 – Sixteen celebrities are set to compete for their favorite charities when “The Celebrity Apprentice” shifts to Los Angeles for its eighth season where twice-elected California governor and international movie superstar Arnold Schwarzenegger reigns over the boardroom. Advising the new head of the boardroom this season will be world-class business minds, including investment guru Warren Buffett, one of the most successful businessmen in the world; former Microsoft CEO and Los Angeles Clippers owner Steve Ballmer; Tyra Banks, a supermodel, actress, TV host, producer, accomplished businesswoman…




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ILieen Ramirez Representing with Pride her Mexican and Guatemalan Culture at 128th Rose Parade 2017

Ilieen Ramirez selected to participate on Kaiser Permanente’s 2017 Rose Parade® Float Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Watts Counseling and Learning Center (WCLC). At only 11 years old, Ilieen Ramirez is dedicated to helping the community, especially the children who have lost a loved one to Cancer and those who have been victims of crimes. “Kids Can Cope taught me that I can develop from my grief,” says Ilieen Ramirez. She continues “I learned that I don’t have to stay in this position forever, that it’s OK to cry, but…




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Halloween Cartoon Animated FrankEnstein Video by Hit Recording Artist Fawn Celebrates Diversity

On Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 4pm PST/7pm EST Billboard chart topping recording artist and singer-songwriter Fawn® will debut her first Halloween cartoon animated music video. The anti-bullying music video ‘Frank Enstein” will makes it’s entry into the world at www.youtube.com/FawnTV. “Frank Enstein” is one of five Halloween songs from the singer’s first Halloween EP “Monster House” which was officially released by Stonedef Records, Inc. on Friday, September 23, 2016. Fawn said, “This was a super fun music video to create. It was a blessing working with such a talented team…




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Olivia Newton-John Named Grand Marshal of 85th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade

THE HOLLYWOOD CHRISTMAS PARADE ANNOUNCES GRAND MARSHAL OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN FOR BIG 85TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION TO BE HELD ON NOVEMBER 27 THE LIVE EVENT TO AIR PRIMETIME ON THE CW NETWORK ONDECEMBER 16; HOSTS INCLUDE ERIK ESTRADA, LAURA MCKENZIE, DEAN CAIN AND MONTEL WILLIAMS WITH SPECIAL CO-HOSTS ELIZABETH STANTON AND GARRETT CLAYTON LIVE MUSICAL PERFORMANCES TO BENEFIT THE MARINE TOYS FOR TOTS FOUNDATION Los Angeles, CA (September 23, 2016)–The 85th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade, the largest Christmas celebration in America, announces that Olivia Newton-John has been named the Grand Marshal for…




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Hollywood Hit Recording Artist Fawn Releases CD To Benefit Special Needs Animals

On Tuesday, November 17, 2015, Stonedef Records announced that they are releasing a new album ‪this Friday, November 20, 2015 from the Billboard hit recording artist Fawn. The album entitled, “Remnants” is an 11 song CD of original piano-based compositions written by the award-winning singer/songwriter and composer. Fifty percent of the proceeds ‪through December 31, 2015 will benefit The Pepper Foundation, a non-profit animal rescue organization dedicated to saving the lives of senior and special needs dogs. Fawn (aka ‘Songirl’) is recognized for her television, film, commercials, pop and dance…




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