FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WASHINGTON, Sept. 16, 8 a.m.—The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Incorporated (CBCF) will bring cast members of STARZ’s network hit shows Power, Survivor’s Remorse, and Ash vs. Evil Dead to its 46th Annual Legislative Conference (ALC) to discuss the importance of diversity in media.
Please join talent from all three shows, who will share the trials and tribulations of being in the creative industry and provide some insights into what’s next for their characters.
The panel will take place at the Washington Convention Center Exhibit Hall, Theater Stage from 11:30 am – 12:30 pm. The Exhibit Hall is open to the public.
WHAT: ALC Exhibit Hall, Theater Stage
John Gibson, Director of Diversity and Multicultural Outreach, MPAA
Omari Hardwick, Actor, Power
Naturi Naughton, Actress, Power
Erica Ash, Actress, Survivor’s Remorse
RonReaco Lee, Actor, Survivor’s Remorse
Teyonah Parris, Actress, Survivor’s Remorse
Jessie Usher, Actor, Survivor’s Remorse
Ray Santiago, Actor, Ash vs. Evil Dead
WHEN: 11:30 a.m., Friday, Sept. 16, 2016
WHERE: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Exhibit Hall, Theater Stage
ABOUT THE ALC
The ALC is the leading policy conference on issues impacting African Americans and the global black community. The conference features more than 100 public policy forums on health, education, economic empowerment, the environment, and more. Signature events and features include the National Town Hall, Celebration of Leadership in Fine Arts, Community Breakfast and Health Fair, Gospel Extravaganza, Black Party, Prayer Breakfast, Exhibit Showcase, and the culminating event, the Phoenix Awards Dinner. This year’s theme, “Defining the Moment, Building the Movement,” will highlight social and political moments in American history that define the Congressional Black Caucus and the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Inc.
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ABOUT THE CBCF
The Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Incorporated (CBCF), established in 1976, is a non-partisan, nonprofit, public policy, research and educational institute, committed to advancing the global black community by developing leaders, informing policy and educating the public.