One On One: Patina Miller
Jan06

One On One: Patina Miller

South Carolina native Patina Miller is an award winning tipple threat. The singer-dancer-actress first got noticed on the theater scene in 2009 as the star of Sister Act: A Divine Musical Comedy. She earned rave reviews for playing the accidental nun and then took center stage again in the Broadway revival of Pippin, for which she won the Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical. The 30-year-old Carnegie Mellon University alum’s TV and film credits include “All My Children,” “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part & 2” as Commander Paylor and can now seen on primetime starring as press coordinator Daisy Grant on the CBS drama “Madame Secretary.”

How Keeping A Vow Saved Anthony Anderson’s Life
Jan06

How Keeping A Vow Saved Anthony Anderson’s Life

These days, Anthony Anderson has few complaints. His new show “Black-ish,” which just premiered in September, pulled in more than 11 million viewers during the pilot episode. Since then the ABC show has been raking in an average of 7 million viewers every Wednesday and it’s already the No. 3 sitcom on all of broadcast television, outranking NBC’s and Fox’s comedies.

“What you’re seeing on our show so far, each story has come from a real place, and that’s what’s resonating with the people,” said, who stars in and writes for the show.

CLBC Leaders Host Covered California Enrollment Fair
Jan06

CLBC Leaders Host Covered California Enrollment Fair

Members of the California Legislative Black Caucus (CLBC) will be hosting a Covered California Enrollment Fair on Saturday, January 31, 2015 from 10am to 3pm at the California African American Museum in Exposition Park.

Representatives from Covered California—the state’s health insurance marketplace created under the Affordable Care Act (ObamaCare)— along with Caucus members (State Senators Holly Mitchell and Isadore Hall along with Assembly members Reginald Byron Jones-Sawyer, Sebastian Ridley-Thomas, Mike Gibson and Autumn Burke) will answer questions from the audience on eligibility, coverage and costs as well as basic preventive and treatment benefits.

Resurrection Church LA Score Multiple Nominations and A Win At 168 International Film Festival
Jan05

Resurrection Church LA Score Multiple Nominations and A Win At 168 International Film Festival

3 Days Media, the film production arm of Resurrection Church LA —in partnership with DuelPersona Productions—received four nominations and garnered one win at the 2014 168 International Film Festival for Ayaan, a short film written by Marta McGonagle Cross and Danielle Williams.

Based on true events, Ayaan is the story of a notorious pop music producer who loses a part of himself with the tragic death of his brother. When he meets a high school student, whose creative potential reminds him of his late brother, he receives the return of his passion for music.

Pastor Profile:   Pastor Tyrone Skinner   •  Metropolitan Baptist Church
Jan05

Pastor Profile: Pastor Tyrone Skinner • Metropolitan Baptist Church

Name: Pastor Tyrone Skinner
Church: Metropolitan Baptist
Hometown: Compton
Education: Masters of Divinity, Southern Methodist University Dallas
Family: Married 25 years to Trudell; two children, Tyler & Trinity

First Lady Files: Andrea Humphrey
Jan05

First Lady Files: Andrea Humphrey

“As a first lady I’m always challenged by men who want me to behave a certain way that my husband is not co-signing to,” says Andrea Humphrey of H.O.P.E.'s House Christian Ministries. “Because if you don't do what the historical patriarchal model says, then in some kind of way you're rebellious.”

The mother of two, who co-pastors with her husband Charles Humphrey at the church they founded together in 2003, owns a consultation firm, is a published author, is fluent in American Sign Language and is a executive development coach for Disney.

First Ladies High Tea
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