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Emmy Award winning Casting Director Robi Reed Celebrates Birthday - Indie Night Honors Robi Reed "Reed For Hope" at Xen Lounge Studio City

By G, Ozeri

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Emmy Award Winning Casting Director and Founder of "Reed For Hope Foundation" Robi Reed celebrated her birthday at Indie Night held at Xen Lounge 10628 Ventura Blvd., Studio City, CA.

Emmy Award Winning Casting Director Robi Reed Celebrates Birthday at Indie Night

Indie Night founders Joseph Alverez and Dave Brown honored Robi Reed with a special viewing presentation of her past and present film & TV casting credits featuring "Woo, The Best Man, Soul Food, Set it Off, Girlfriends, Game Change, Love Jones, Next Day Air,  For Coloured Girls, School Daze, Do The Right Thing, and more. 

Indie Night Founders Joseph Alvarez and Dave Brown with Xen Lounge Owner Duane Martin give tribute to Emmy Award Winning Casting Director Robi Reed on her birthday at Xen Lounge

Duane Martin owner of Xen Lounge gave tribute and acknowledged that Reed gave himself and  many young inspiring actors their first break into the film industry, some including Nia Long, Regina King, Denzel Washington to name a few.  Reed is credited for casting more than 64 films. Actress/Comedian Janet Rousseau introduced the casting icon to the stage and she spoke of what is true and dear to her heart, her love of philanthropic.

Reed For Hope Foundation founded by Robi Reed and C.O. Brown over 10 years ago, began as a small gathering  for a cause which quickly turned into "A party for a Purpose". The Annual Beyond The Summer Celebration was held this year at the home of Jaime Foxx with over a thousand in attendance. Donations can be made at ReedForHope.org. Upcoming charitable events include "Love Healty".

Emmy Award Winning Casting Director and Founder of Reed For Hope Foundation, Robi Reed Celebrates her birthday and speaks about "A Party for a Purpose" at Indie Night Xen Lounge 10628 Ventura Blvd, Studio City, CA

The Birthday celebration was attending by hundreds of friends, family and collegues of Robi Reed.  An atmosphere of great food, entertainment with a live DJ and pleanty of networking.

Indie Night Founder Joseph Alvarez

Janet Rousseau Actress Attending Robi Reed Birthday Celebration at Indie Night Xen Lounge wearing KD Luxe Jewelry "Positive Energy" and Armgenie 360' Cellphone Holder

Duane Martin (owner Xen Lounge), Janet Rousseau, Cisco Reyes and Gisele "ShooterDiva" attending Emmy Award Winning Casting Director Robi Reed Birthday Celebration at Indie Night Xen Lounge 10628 Ventura Blvd., Studio City

Emmy Award Winning Casting Director Robi Reed and Actress Janet Rousseau

Noah Humes, Robi Reed, Janet Rousseau and Summer Humes

Trey Elliot and Gisele "Shooter Diva" attending Robi Reed Birthday Celebration at Indie Night Xen Lounge Studio City, Fashion #ArmgenieUSA

Robi Reed and Red Grant

Red Grant and Noell Grant attending Robi Reed Birthday Celebration at Indie Night. Fashion Grindstoneuniversal.com

View slide show at www.partyby5.com 

Robi Reed tweeted: ‏"@iamrobireed @xenlounge @DaveBrownUSA Thank you for an awesome night! #indynight #dreamers #strivers - this is a good thing and a God thing - support!"

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Photo credits: Award winning EOTM Film & Entertainment Photographer of the Year 2013 Gisele Ozeri/Partyby5.com

 

About Reed For Hope Foundation: RFHF’s mission is to improve the vitality of the global village by changing specific cultural attitudes about wellness, disease prevention and health disparities through the strategic implementation of messages that impact pop culture. They aim to inspire their friends, their partners and their communities to join them in raising their voices on targeted health issues while bringing focus, action and HOPE to causes that enhance the quality of living for all. For more information visit http://reedforhope.org/

 

About Indie Night: Joseph Alvarez, co-founded INDIE NIGHT with Dave Brown on Easter Sunday 2013. INDIE NIGHT, a film showcase show held at the elegant Xen Lounge, owned by Independent supporter Duane Martin. The show takes place under the stars in Studio City. Often describe by Joseph as the New Urban Dinner Theater experience. An event where budding filmmakers show their wares and mingle with other industry professionals. Attendees range from directors, producers, writers, composers, casting directors, and film school students. Most notable figures are John Singleton, Kevin Hooks, Tisha Campbell Martin, Robi Reed, Vanessa Williams, Tracy Twinkie Byrd, Oz Scott, Jeff Byrd, Carl Seaton, Roger Guenveur Smith, Ka'ramuu Kush, Allen Payne, Robert Latham Brown, Morris Chestnut, Malik Barnhardt, Janet Rousseau, Cisco Reyes, Red Grant.

Published on Sep 20, 2013

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