Terri Woods New York Times bestselling novel “True to the Game” is hitting the big screen with iconic stars Vivica Fox and Columbus Short bringing the story to life with the help of music mogul Manny Halley. The story is an urban tale about love and making it big in New York City. Summer 2017 is all about the big movies and “True to the Game” is going to be one of the big films of this season.
True to the Game represents life on the streets, where it’s true that there’s no way out once you’re in, and everyone stays in forever. It’s the late 1980s, and Gena played by newcomer Erica Peeples finds herself in true-blue love with Quadir played by Columbus Short, a millionaire associated with the cartel. Quadir is faced with combating the art of extortion and interception masterminded by the notorious Junior Mafia, which reigns from the inner-city streets of Philadelphia. Both Gena and Quadir find themselves caught up in the vicious yet seductive world of drugs and money, only to find that success in this game is no easy win. True to the Game represents life on the streets and is like no other story of its time. The ensemble includes Vivica A. Fox as Shoog and Draya Michele as Cherelle.
This Film is directed by Preston Whitmore from (This Christmas) and costars includes Andra Fuller, Starletta Dupios, Nelsan Ellis, and Jennifer Freeman.
The screenplay was written by Nia Hill (“Colored My Mind: The Diagnosis”)
Manny Halley had the following to say about “True to the Game”, True To the Game’ is a pioneering work that have solidified its place in the history books. Fans worldwide have been awaiting the creation of films for both books for a very long time, and we’re thrilled to bring them to life… To date, both novels have sold millions worldwide, and the timeless stories are very relevant still today.”
We are looking forward to checking it out. Be sure to save the date September 8, 2017.
The very rich and successful and very stylish NeNe Leakes has a lot to smile about this Christmas as she hosts the soft launch of her new SWAGG boutique a shopping experience for the sophisticated, classy, and fabulous women of the ATL.
NeNe Leakes was surrounded by her close friends including Bow Wow, Tameka Foster, Laura Govan, Derek J and her doting family as she shared a sneak peek of her new boutique which is an epic shopping experience for all the ladies.
Actor, Comedian, Athlete, Businessman and Recording Artist Kevin Hart surprised everybody in the ATL by falling through Atlanta’s legendary Uptown Comedy Club with his homies The Plastic Cup Boyz to share a few laughs and have a good time.
As you might have heard Kevin Hart has been spending a great deal of time in the ATL filming his new film “Jumanji” a classic children’s story about a game that goes haywire. Kevin Hart has been working hard and decided to have a little fun by spending some quality time with his homies, his lady, and the good peeps over at Uptown Comedy Club as he spent a little time embracing his first love: STAND UP COMEDY.
I had the pleasure of taking pics and kicking it with his crew as they shared jokes and entertained the good peeps who decided to drop by the funniest spot in town.
You all remember my girl Diamond formerly of Crime Mob and the superstar of Oxygen’s hit docuseries “Sisterhood of Hip Hop” has a lot to smile about these days as she prepares for the birth of her baby boy. The lyrical starlet had an epic Baby Blue Baby Shower over the weekend surrounded by her family and close friends in the ATL. Diamond was all smiles as she posed for dope pictures with her loving fiancé Mr. Payro. I had the pleasure of capturing pictures of her dope baby shower which was all about love and fun.
Our good friends over at BodyFab has something special for the beautiful ladies this holiday season. All of the parties and festivities includes lots of good food and drinking allow BodyFab to help you look good as you get your grub and celebration on. Check out their wonderful promotion for ladies this holiday season after the break. READ MORE
Football Season is in full effect and everybody is getting their fix in as an Atlanta Falcons Fan I am enjoying the season immensely. The good peeps over at the NFL channel has a dope series for football enthusiasts called Undrafted. This docuseries takes NFL fans behind the scenes and show us the struggle of up and coming professional football players attempting to make one of the teams. Life gets REAL on Undrafted! Ihad the opportunity to sit down and chat with some of the content creators behind the series and it’s DOPE!
I had the pleasure of taking pictures and getting to know the legendary Dick Gregory over the weekend as he headlined at Atlanta’s Uptown Comedy Club. It’s a rare opportunity that we get a chance to connect with real life legends and I jumped at the opportunity to take pictures for Mr. Gregory and the good peeps over at Atlanta’s Uptown Comedy Club. The 85 year old Dick Gregory gave five unfiltered performance at the night club for 3 nights. If you are a fan of Dick Gregory or never heard of him you will definitely want to check out the details after the break. READ MORE