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Russell Simmons Comedy Review - Star Studded Red Carpet Premiere

By Christy Oldham

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Russell Simmons Launches New ADD Media Company

Audience members enjoying the show. Photo credit and copyright: Blaque Violet Media/Harlot Unlimited

October 16, 2013, Los Angeles- Russell Simmons launched his ADD (All Def Digital) Comedy night at the Inside Jokes Comedy Club with an amazing star studded red carpet premiere. Comedian Tony Rock, brother of comedian Chris Rock, hosted the hilarious event at the historical TCL Chinese 6 theatre in Hollywood.

Host and comedian Tony Rock. Photo credit and copyright: Blaque Violet Media/Harlot Unlimited

Russell Simmons enjoying the show. Photo credit and copyright: Blaque Violet Media/Harlot Unlimited

Tony Rock. Photo credit and copyright: Blaque Violet Media/Harlot Unlimited

 

Some of the celebrities in attendance included: Russell Simmons, rapper Bizzy Bone,  Steve Lobel, visual effects expert John Textor, Trista Pisani, Greg Centineo, rapper Sticky Fingaz, rapper Fredro Starr, actors Eric Dane and Rebecca Gayheart, film director Christy Oldham, film producer Clinton H. Wallace, actor Affion Crockett, actress Gabriella Wright, actor Mehcad Brooks, actor Tone Bell, actor Bill Duke, filmmaker Sheldon Candis, BET president Stephen Hill, Mu Johnson and TV host Kenny Burns.

 

Hip Hop Business Magnate Russell Simmons. Photo credit and copyright: Blaque Violet Media/Harlot Unlimited

Russell Simmons interview on the red carpet. Photo credit and copyright: Blaque Violet Media/Harlot Unlimited

Affion Crockett with Russell Simmons. Photo credit and copyright: Blaque Violet Media/Harlot Unlimited

John Textor, Trista Pisani, and Greg Centineo. Photo credit and copyright: Blaque Violet Media/Harlot Unlimited

Bizzy Bone and Steve Lobel. Photo credit and copyright: Blaque Violet Media/Harlot Unlimited

Eric Dane and Rebecca Gayheart. Photo credit and copyright: Blaque Violet Media/Harlot Unlimited

Sticky Fingaz and Fredro Starr. Photo credit and copyright: Blaque Violet Media/Harlot Unlimited

Inside Jokes Comedy Club is a theatre style comedy club in the heart of Hollywood, located inside the famous TCL Chinese 6 Theatres at the Hollywood and Highland complex. It is a joint partnership between comedian Chris Spencer and entrepreneur Jeru Tillman.

 

John Textor, Trista Pisanio and Greg Centineo. Photo credit and copyright: Blaque Violet Media/Harlot Unlimited

About ADD

 

All Def Digital (ADD) is a new generation media company launched by Russell Simmons to specifically target the YouTube platform. It is comprised of an original content YouTube channel, production company, record label and music/comedy talent management companies. ADD is quickly becoming the hub for urban entertainment.

 

For more info, please visit Inside Jokes LA online. 

 

About The Writer

Christy Oldham. Photo credit by Heck Photography

Ms. Oldham is an award winning indie filmmaker, writer, producer, director, actress and painter. Founded in 2001, her Los Angeles film production companies, Mercury Rising Films and Demi Goddess Pictures, have produced numerous film titles that are in world wide distribution. Look for her latest feature vigilante thriller, ‘Barracuda’, winner of 3 Best Picture awards, this fall on VOD and DVD.

Contact: [email protected]

Photo Copy and Credit: Demi Goddess Pictures

Published on Oct 19, 2013

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