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ESSENCE’s Black Women in Hollywood Awards

Invite Only – Oprah Winfrey’s OWN network, the 11th annual ESSENCE Black Women In Hollywood luncheon honors the accomplishments and influence of Black Panther star and award-winning playwright Danai Gurira, Emmy Award-winning writer and actress Lena Waithe, actress Tiffany Haddish and actress/activist Tessa Thompson.

Get Paid To Be Yourself: A Live Conversation with Lena Waithe

RSVP – A live conversation series for the new creative class empowering creators to design the careers they want. A Live Conversation with Lena Waithe. Lena Waithe is an actress, producer, and screenwriter, best known for her role as Denise on Master of None. Waithe made history at the 2017 Emmys when she won an award for Outstanding Writing for a Comedy Series on Master of None. Lena is the

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Variety and Women in Film host Annual Pre-Emmy Celebration with SVEDKA at Gracias Madre

This weekend, Variety hosted their annual pre-Emmy Women in Film 2017 TV bash at Gracias Madre in honor of the 69th Annual Emmy Awards. Guests sipped on speciality SVEDKA Vodka cocktails throughout the night as they mingled with Hollywood’s elite. It was a star-studded night as celebrities like Alexander Skarsgard, Dolly Parton, Samira Wiley, Derek and Julianne Hough, Nina Dobrev, Lea Michelle, Gabrielle Union, Dwyane Wade, Sarah Hyland, Tracee Ellis

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KPCC presents The Dinner Party Download with Jason Schwartzman

Ticketed – KPCC presents this special taping of The Dinner Party Download at the gorgeous, historic Theatre at Ace Hotel. Join hosts Brendan Francis Newnam and Rico Gagliano, along with very special guests Jason Schwartzman (“Rushmore,” “The Grand Budapest Hotel”), Father John Misty (whose albums include “I Love You, Honeybear” and “Fear Fun”), Jenny Slate (“Obvious Child,” “Parks and Recreation”), Lena Waithe (“Master of None”) and more, for a party

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