HOUSTON — Houston rolled out the pink carpet for child star London Boyce Saturday after she debuted in her first movie role for Lionsgate thriller Antebellum. The Buffalo Soldiers Museum was covered in pink, purple, and sparkles as guests gathered to celebrate London’s first of many major roles. London, who is nothing short of sweet, beautiful, and ambitious, plays Kennedy, the daughter of Veronica Henley (played by Janelle Monae), who finds herself trapped in a reality that
HOUSTON — Actress London Boyce recently showed her appreciation for those on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic with a sweet surprise. Photo Credit: Andre Kelly Photography The first-grader, who is also the Houston-based co-owner of Boyce Kids Cream Machine, works closely with her siblings to provide cool treats to the community. She is also the new face of household name Bluebell Ice Cream’s mini sandwiches. London and her brother TJ Boyce (star of Wayne Brady’s “Comedy
Dynamic actress, anointed life coach, fantastic fitness guru and phenomenal woman: These are just a few things that describe A.J. Johnson, who was recently given the name Akua Okyerebea while in Ghana. Born Adrienne-Joi Johnson in Orange, New Jersey, A.J. is one of very few actresses that have managed to stay relevant in Hollywood over the years. She plays Stephanie, a publicist and best friend to seemingly perfect couple Candace and Luvell in new series Stuck with You. Johns
Press Release NEW YORK — The U.S. Postal Service today celebrates the life and legacy of Lena Horne as the 41st honoree in the Black Heritage stamp series during a first-day-of-issue ceremony at Peter Norton Symphony Space. “Today, we honor the 70-year career of a true American legend,” said Deputy Postmaster General Ronald Stroman, who dedicated the stamp. “With this Forever stamp, the Postal Service celebrates a woman who used her platform as a renowned entertainer to becom
By: Erica M. Ponder The 75th Golden Globes was filled with so much magic and excitement as Oprah Winfrey shook the audience and spectators from all over the world with her acceptance speech for the Cecil B. DeMille Award. Officially the first black woman recipient of the award, Winfrey started off with a recollection of the legendary Sidney Poitier.
“In 1964, I was a little girl sitting on the linoleum floor of my mother’s house in Milwaukee watching Anne Bancroft present th
By: Erica M. Ponder Ever since its founding The Ensemble Theatre has encouraged talented and gift artists to follow their dreams no matter where the road takes them. Annually they recognize those who have taken the path less traveled with the Black Tie Gala honoring celebrities and supporters of the mission of the Ensemble Theatre. Irma P. Hall will be among others honored by the Ensemble Theatre at their 2015 gala: Follow the Dream: Celebrating the Empire. She expressed her