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THANK YOU to each and every one of you who attended or donated in support of all of our beneficiaries. I’m grateful, and humbled, by your support of one of the most moving and inspiring weekends of my life. On the weekend of the 90th Academy Awards, the 3rd Annual CITY SUMMIT & GALA took place at Universal Studios where leaders in Hollywood, business, and philanthropy helped us raise critically needed funding… Read More

Matthew McConaughey to Receive 2018 Inspiration Honoree Award at Third Annual City Gala | Entertainment Tonight (Exclusive) Matthew McConaughey will be named the 2018 Inspiration Honoree for his work with charitable foundation just keep livin at the Third Annual City Gala on Sunday. The 48-year-old Oscar winner will also be the guest speaker at the glitzy event at Universal Studios Hollywood, California, where celebrities and philanthropists will also enjoy a poker tournament and live… Read More

By TRACY LEIGH HAZZARD (Inc.com contributor)  Published: Nov. 8, 2017 on Inc.com Oscars Weekend (March 2-3, 2018) – Put this can’t-miss entrepreneurial event on your 2018 calendar now to grow your business, hear from celebrities and innovators, like Ashton Kutcher, and do social good all at the same time. As an Innovation columnist and podcast host, I get invitations to some of the coolest entrepreneur events for start-ups, tech, and business growth. But when… Read More

What an EXTRAORDINARY night!! My Project:NOW initiative held our first campaign rally for CITY GALA 2018 in Newport Beach, CA at the Lincoln Experience Center, with a packed house of socially conscience leaders in business and philanthropy! With over 200 guests, we highlighted the work of Project:NOW and 3 of our other City Gala beneficiaries: Conscious Capitalism, Brilliant Futures Foundation, and the Firelife Foundation. We also held a special screening of Henning Morales’ “Dirt… Read More

HA! Check out a clip featuring yours truly, along with Cedric The Entertainer, D.L. Hughley, and George Lopez in the upcoming “The Comedy Get Down” on BET. Some of the funniest comics in the game, and we had a ball on set. And yeah, it took ALL of me to not crack up with these guys on set. See ya this Fall!! SEE VIDEO => HERE  

I’m REALLY excited about this one! Watch out for my Guest Star appearance in the upcoming Series Premier of MARVEL’s “The Gifted” this Fall on FOX! “The Gifted” is the newest addition to the X-Men universe, Executive Produced and Directed by Bryan Singer. Check out the trailer below. 

Final Destination creator sells pilot about demon created by online hatred CLARK COLLIS | POSTED ON MAY 5, 2017 AT 1:40PM EDT Producer Andrew van den Houten’s Hood River Entertainment has acquired The Feed, a new TV pilot from Final Destination creator Jeffrey Reddick and Stephen Twardokus and based on an original idea by Roy Crabaugh, EW can reveal exclusively.  The Feed is a supernatural series about a demon, created by online hatred, negativity, and vitriol, that uses… Read More

So thankful and honored to have shared one helluva a year with the cast and crew of “The People v. OJ Simpson.” I want to give a special thank you to Ryan Murphy, one of the most extraordinary creative minds to ever hit television. Thanks so much for including me on this ride. I also want to thank Nina Jacobson and Brad Simpson for this experience, as well as the directors John… Read More

  Presented by Entrepreneur during the weekend of the 59th Grammy Awards, we held our first fundraiser for our International Arts & Philanthropy Foundation at City Summit & Gala 2017. In association with Daniely Design Group, Allure Events & Catering and Brigade LA, the weekend featured iconic guest speakers and honored guests who came out to support the funding needs of our organization, and those of our recipients including Quincy Jones Foundation, Breed Life, and Passion 4 K.I.D.S. I co-founded International… Read More

Had a wonderful time celebrating an amazing year of diversity in television at The Television Academy’s Dynamic & Diverse event with SAG-AFTRA. Definitely hoping our show The People v. OJ Simpson wins, but incredibly excited for all of the shows this year! Snagged a few pics of the night. Enjoy!

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On April 5, 2016, we had a ball partying with a purpose! I traveled to my home town of Dallas/Fort Worth where I sponsored a not-for-profit viewing event for “THE VERDICT” – our series finale of FX/FOX’s “The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story.” The evening was in association with International Arts & Philanthropy Foundation and FOX Audience Strategy, who I cannot thank enough for supporting my commitment to engage the community with a Q&A discussion surrounding real… Read More

By Caitlin Walsh – I recently had the chance to chat with the extraordinary Dale Godboldo, who is currently playing a member of the defense “Dream Team” Carl E. Douglas on American Crime Story: The People v. O.J. Simpson. Godboldo got his start on the 90’s hit “All New Mickey Mouse Club” and since then has appeared in a number of TV shows and movies, including Moesha, Goode Behavior, Wanda at Large and as Agent Garrett in  the hit 2011 Marvel film… Read More