Condoleezza Rice to keynote NEW Executive Leaders Forum 2017 in August in California

On Tuesday, June 6, 2017, New announced that Former U.S. Secretary of State and National Security Advisor Condoleezza Rice will offer her insights on “leadership, the long game and winning with integrity” August 2 at the NEW Executive Leaders Forum 2017. The event is hosted by the 10,000-member Network of Executive Women, the largest women’s leadership organization serving the North American retail and consumer goods industry. This year’s Forum — themed “Our Daring Future” — will be held August 1-3 at the Bacara Resort & Spa in Santa Barbara, California.…




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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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Think First: Is a Crime To File A False Police Report For You or The Officer Knowing Is False

Yes, It can happen! Here in Los Angeles, San Francisco or anywhere in the USA where they have Police departments. People will go to the stations instead of taking of working out the matter with the other party, they go and lie to the officer and then the officer forward the report to the detective. So be aware of it because it can happen. For the reason, we are sharing this valuable information for you to know your rights and don’t let anyone prosecute you in error or unfairly. FILING…




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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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A Service of Memory Celebration and Obituary of Edgard J. Chatila

On a rainy day and at a beautiful church it was was the place to honor and give the respects to a very nice person who was loved by hundreds of people. This is what our CEO, President and Executive Editor-In-Chief Steven Escobar from Diversity News Magazine posted on IG: “#breakingnews and #shockingnews – Omg I just found out today and I am feeling sad that the greatest person I met in 2011 on this earth has #died of #heartattack#edychatila (#EdgardChatila) all my respect to you in #Heaven and #ThankYou…




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The 69th Annual Writers Guild Awards 2017 Winners Announced

Los Angeles and New York – On Sunday, February 19, 2017, The Writers Guild of America, West (WGAW) and the Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE) announced the winners of the 2017 Writers Guild Awards for outstanding achievement in writing for film, television, new media, videogames, news, radio, promotional, and graphic animation categories at concurrent ceremonies at The Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles and the Edison Ballroom in New York City. FILM WINNERS ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY Moonlight, Screenplay by Barry Jenkins, Story by Tarell Alvin McCraney; A24 ADAPTED SCREENPLAY Arrival, Screenplay…




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Latino Celebrities to be Honored at Oscar-Weekend 20th Annual Impact Awards Gala by National Hispanic Media Coalition

BEVERLY HILLS – Kicking off Oscars weekend, on Friday, February 24, the National Hispanic Media Coalition will host their star-studded 20th annual Impact Awards Gala at the historic Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills, where Latinos making outstanding contributions to the positive portrayals of Latinos in film and TV will be honored. WHAT: Black tie affair to honor outstanding contributions to the positive portrayals of Latinos in media, hosted by the National Hispanic Media Coalition. WHO: Karla Souza, Outstanding Performance in a Television Series (How To Get Away With Murder)…




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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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Jarvee Hutcherson, President MMPA Honored With the MCPA Diversity Legacy Award

On February 2, 2017, Jarvee Hutcherson, President of the Multicultural Motion Picture Association (MMPA) was honored by the Multicultural Community Production Association Diversity Legacy Award. The Multicultural Community Production Association (MCPA) in conjunction with the City Club Los Angeles, A Member of the Club Corp Family… honored JARVEE HUTCHERSON with the DIVERSITY LEGACY AWARD presented by Tina T. Phillips, Partnership Strategist for the MCPA. The award was presented in recognition of his Lifetime Achievement for Advocacy Television/Film Diversity for over 25 years. The Inaugural Diversity Recognition was held on the 51st floor of…




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2017 Writers Guild Awards Talent and Presenters Line-Up Announced for WGAW’s West Coast Show

A top talent line-up is scheduled to present honors at the 2017 Writers Guild Awards West Coast ceremony to be hosted on Sunday, February 19, at The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills. In addition to this year’s host – Emmy-winning actor-writer-comedian Patton Oswalt (Talking for Clapping, Veep), who just won a Grammy Award for Best Comedy Album (Talking for Clapping) at Sunday night’s Grammys – the WGA L.A. awards ceremony presenters are slated to include: Emmy-nominated actress Kerry Washington (Scandal, Confirmation), who will present the WGAW’s Paul Selvin Award to…




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NAACP to honor LeBron James with Jackie Robinson Sports Award At Special Presentation game

Highlights from Ceremony to Air During 48TH NAACP IMAGE AWARDS Airing On Saturday, February 11, 2017  The Two-Hour Live TV Special airs on TV ONE Hosted by Anthony Anderson On  Wednesday, February 1, 2017, NAACP Image Awards announced that for the first time in nearly 18 years, the prestigious NAACP Jackie Robinson Sports Award will be presented to LeBron James – one of America’s most respected, talented and influential athletes.   This award is presented to individuals in sports for their high achievement in athletics and contributions in the pursuit of…




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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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48th NAACP Image Awards Nominees’ Luncheon Kick-Off Celebration at Loews Hollywood Hotel

On Saturday, January 28, 2017, the NAACP Image Awards held their 48th NAACP Image Awards Nominees’ Luncheon at the Loews Hollywood Hotel – Laurel/Runyon Rooms 1755 Highland Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90028 from 10:30 am. This annual event kicks-off the celebrations for the NAACP Image Awards and honors all of the nominees. The 48th NAACP Image Awards90-Minute Live Red Carpet Pre-Show and Two-Hour Live TV Special to air Saturday, February 11, 2017 on TV One Hosted by Anthony Anderson. The nominees expected to attend were: Tracee Ellis Ross, Nate Parker, Aja Naomi King, Amirah Vann, Anthony Hamilton,…




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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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Doctor Thomas Frazier to join Autism Speaks as Chief Science Officer

New York, N.Y. – On January 19, 2017, Autism Speaks announced that clinical psychologist and autism researcher Thomas Frazier II, PhD, is joining the organization as its chief science officer effective April 1, 2017. Dr. Frazier comes to Autism Speaks from Cleveland Clinic Children’s, where he has directed its Center for Autism since 2013. Previously, he was the autism center’s research director. Dr. Frazier’s clinical interests include the assessment and behavioral treatment of children with autism spectrum disorder. His research includes pioneering work on the potential under-diagnosis of autism in girls…




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