Mekhi Phifer weds
Florence Anthony | 4/5/2013, 1:29 p.m.
Despite the rumors caused by a tweet sent out by a Los Angeles radio station, Chris Brown cleared up all the rumors that he and Rihanna have called it quits, He explained that they're actually very much together. Brown told the "Today" show's Matt Lauer: "Everything is good. We're fine."
Mekhi Phifer married his girlfriend Reshelet Barnes on March 30 at the Montage Hotel in Beverly Hills. The couple exchanged vows on an outdoor terrace in front of 100 friends and family. Phifer's son walked down the aisle with a chihuahua, while the groom, dressed in a white suit, made his way to the altar to the sound of Stevie Wonder's "Ribbon in the Sky." This is Phifer's second marriage. He was previously married to actress Malinda Williams from 1999-2003.
Wedding bells will soon be ringing for Tina Turner and her partner of 27 years, Ervin Bach. The nuptials will take place at Lake Zurich in Switzerland and the dress code is said to be all white. Chefs Rico Zandonella and Horst Petermann of Tina's favorite restaurant, Rico's Kunststuben, will cater the wedding reception. Turner has lived in Zurich, Switzerland, for more than 15 years.
From April 3-6 at the Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers, the Rev. Al Sharpton and the National Action Network are convening their annual National Action Network Convention. Confirmed participants include Martin Luther King III, U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, Magic Johnson, Spike Lee, Rosie Perez, Bishop T.D. Jakes, Surgeon General Regina M. Benjamin and others.
The 2013 Skating with the Stars honoring b Michael and Andrea Joyce, a benefit gala for Figure Skating in Harlem, will be held Monday, April 8 at Trump Rink in Central Park in New York City. Figure skating stars including Scott Hamilton, Evan Lysacek, Sasha Cohen, Sarah Hughes, Johnny Weir and other Olympic and world champions will join the students of Figure Skating in Harlem and gala guests for a festive night of ice skating, autographs, photos and more.
Joining these skaters on the ice will be top fashion designers such as honoree b Michael, Kenneth Cole and Vera Wang, business moguls Kenneth Chenault and Terry Lundgren, and personalities including Rod Gilbert, Miss America Mallory Hagan, honoree Andrea Joyce, Harry Smith, Tamara Tunie, Cicely Tyson and more.