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Last night, OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network celebrated the second season of the hit series “Greenleaf” with a screening and after-party in Atlanta. The event was executed and organized by 135th St Agency.  Over 200 local influencers previewed the premiere episode at SCADShow and were then treated to a lively post-screening reception at the W Atlanta Midtown. 
Attending from the cast were Lynn Whitfield, Keith David, Merle Dandridge, Deborah Joy Winans, Lamman Rucker, Kim Hawthorne, GregAlan Williams, Desiree Ross, Lovie Simone, T.C. Carson, Parnell Damone Marcano, Jason Dirden, Julian Brittano and “Greenleaf” executive producer Clement Virgo.


DSC_8630I got the chance to meet Oprah Winfrey at the Queen Sugar Private reception that celebrates the newest edition to the OWN’s dramatic television series produced by super director Ava DuVernay.

DSC_8734The private reception was held at New Orleans’ posh Legacy Kitchen. The reception was truly star-studded because the entire cast of “Queen Sugar”, some of our favorite star,s and industry’s most influential media professionals and socialites around.

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Oprah Winfrey Network hosted a dope first look for their new-mega church series called Greenleaf at at private luncheon in New York at the Roxy Hotel. The series is generating a great deal of buzz and a select group of influncers had the opportunity to see it.

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New Movie on DVD Today: ‘And Then There Was You!’


Valentine’s Day is vastly approaching get in the mood by checking out a wonderful love story that stars the big homies Leon and Brian White. The movie also showcase the beautiful and very talented Garcelle Beauvais and Lynn Whitfield.

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Team Freddy O attended the “Justice For Trayvon” 100 City Vigil that took place at noon today in downtown Atlanta in front of the Richard B. Russell Federal Building.

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“Mama I Want To Sing” To Be Released on DVD…

Remember that buzz that was going around a few years ago about Ciara starring in a movie? Well there was certainly some truth to it and now after many delays the movie is going to be released……on DVD. Fox Home Entertainment is finally releasing “Mama I Want To Sing”, starring Ciara, Lynn Whitfield, and Patti Labelle. Unfortunately the movie was leaked onto Youtube earlier this year but has since been removed. Continue reading for the release date and trailer!


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