Jul, 12 2018 | Written by ATLien
Radio personality Big Tigger played host to a special private screening of FX Network’s ‘Snowfall’ last night in Atlanta (July 10, 2018).
As ‘Snowfall’ prepares for the launch of it’s 2nd season, the network invited several tastemakers out the SCADShow to preview the premiere episode as well as participate in a Q&A session with the cast themselves.? Actors Damson Idris, Carter Hudson and Isaiah John were all in attendance along with executive producer Dave Andron.
Additional attendees included former Atlanta City Councilman Kwanza Hall, “Love & Hip Hop Miami” star Shay Johnson, Isaac Hayes III, radio personality Beestroh, actress Racquel John (Acrimony), actor Mike Merrill (The Bobby Brown Story) and actor Larry Rhem (“The Quad”).
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Mar, 2 2017 | Written by ATLien
Antwan ‘Big Boi’ Patton of the legendary duo Outkast was honored for his good deeds this past Tuesday during Pepsico’s Champion the Dream event.
The event was held at Atlanta’s Park Tavern venue and Mayorial Candidate Kwanza Hall, presented Big with an award?for making a difference with his Big Kidz Foundation, which celebrates it’s 10th year of giving this year.
Multi-media personality Rashan Ali played host to the event and there was also an inspirational panel discussion moderated by Atlanta radio personality?Big Tigger, which featured several community leaders discussing how they all ‘Champion the Dream’.
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Oct, 3 2016 | Written by ATLien
Jay Jenkins (aka Young Jeezy) has been celebrating his 39th birthday for the past week or so.
He’s had a huge celebratory birthday dinner in NYC recently, but recently brought it home to Atlanta with an intimate dinner surrounded by family and friends last night.
Jeezy’s b-day soire? was held on the rooftop at American Cut Steakhouse in Buckhead and he was joined by Mayor of Atlanta, Kasim Reed, along with Jermaine Dupri, Ludacris, Keshia Knight-Pulliam, Ryan Glover, Atlanta City Councilman Kwanza Hall, Shanti Das, Monyetta Shaw (Atlanta Exes) and more.
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Feb, 1 2016 | Written by ATLien
Atlanta based rapper/civic leader Killer Mike
jump started Black History Month in Atlanta alongside Usher, Jermaine Dupri & more, by encouraging the support of local, Black owned banks.
Mike hit the net this morning with the following plea:
We are gonna be opening accounts there and we encourage all of u too do the same! U can keep ya big bank account and use this one as a Savings or you can bring the whole operation. What ever u decide make sure at least 1 account is with a black bank turning that dollar in our community!
#ICATL #CuzImBlack #supportblackbusinesses #blackeconomics #blackdollarsmatter #SupportSmallLocalAndBlackBiz #IfYourNotBlackThatsCoolToo #AllMoneyAcceptedAndProtected #BankSmall #BankLocal #BankBlack
Mike’s request was heard by several in Atlanta’s entertainment community and they all joined forces to open accounts at Atlanta’s minority owned Citizens Trust Bank.
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Jan, 14 2015 | Written by ATLien
Super producer Will Packer poses with comedian?Affion Crockett as they played host to??a ‘friends & family’ screening of his upcoming comedy, ‘The Wedding Ringer’ last night in Atlanta (January 13, 2015).
The screening was held at Regal Atlantic Station movie theatre and attendees included Mayor Kasim Reed, Kwanza Hall (Atlanta City Council), Bobby V., Ryan Glover (Bounce TV), Stacii Jae Johnson (V-103 Radio Personality), Karyn Greer (WXIA-TV), Sarah Vivan and more.
Guests were also treated to a q&a session, which was held across the street from the theatre at Strip restaurant.
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