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“You have only one life, so, Just Do It!” Great advice from actor Christopher Capito. And that’s exactly what the actor from Ecuador did, he just did it! He realized early on his life, at age 7, after being cast in a commercial, that acting was the life he wanted. After he got that real taste of the entertainment industry he continued on and entered the world of theater in his home town. There was no stopping him once the applause began and once he discovered he loved being different characters on stage and in front of the camera.

As soon as he was old enough Christopher packed his bags, flew to the United States and immersed himself in all things acting at the New York Film Academy. He received his Bachelor’s degree and immediately jumped in with both feet and began acting in short films. In a very brief period of time he performed in over ten films that were highly praised and received great reviews. The film Treintanera was nominated for numerous awards and was selected to be showcased at Cannes and Sundance Film Festivals. Rotten grapes was another attention getting short that won the “Best Ensemble Performance” award, which included Christopher, of course. …


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US Owned company “My Protect Kit” which provides essential safety products during Covid-19 such as masks, gloves, hand gel sanitizers and wipes — would like to welcome aboard Mr. David Kovacs as Managing Director, to the team. Mr.Kovacs specializes in investment banking, private equity and venture capital and has extensive experience in both mature and emerging markets, having analyzed hundreds of deals and executed both buy and sell-side engagements. Mr. Kovacs served as the Head of Investment Banking, Research, and Private Equity for North America for Fitch Learning (Fitch Ratings). …


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Hi Nicola, first of all, congrats on getting through 2020, what a year! I know you also used to live in LA — what do you think about all the stuff affiliated with Covid and lockdowns there?

Thank you. I am absolutely devastated to see what is going on in Los Angeles and the appalling handling of this Pandemic by Gavin Newsom. I have three friends who have already left LA, two back to Europe and one to Vegas, and another leaving soon. The mainstream media aren’t showing the tent cities on the streets but I find the news from my trusted sites. I lived in Los Angeles from November 2005 to February 2012, and it was a totally different place then. When friends in London knew we were moving to LA they were so jealous and begged to come visit. …


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NBA Head Coach of the year, former Los Angeles Lakers Head Coach and 3-time NBA Champion Byron Scott has just announced his partnership with “My Protect Kit” — the US based company providing safety essential products during the pandemic.

Inside each re-sealable bag, includes a 3ply mask, 1 gel hand sanitizer, 1 pair of nitrile gloves and 1 sanitizing cleansing wipe to keep you and your loved ones safe during the Covid-19 pandemic in an efficient way.

“My Protect Kit” was founded at the beginning of the pandemic as a way to offer correct safety measures in the workplace and for other individuals that needed an easier and quick way to protect themselves. …


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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: {December 28th 2020} at {10:00 am} Two-time NBA All-Star Carlos Boozer has partnered with My Protect Kit, a company which provides FDA-approved personal protective equipment for individuals to keep themselves and others safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. My Protect Kit, containing a three-ply mask, gel hand sanitizer and two sanitizing wipes, is a trusted, convenient PPE kit to stay safe during these difficult times. It’s also proudly made in the USA.

When asked why he decided to get behind such a product, Boozer said, “We have to be respectful of others and ourselves during the pandemic, so this kit really comes in handy. This has become the new normal, so My Protect Kit is like a backpack for guys, or a purse for women — it’s like part of your wardrobe now — where you have to have these essential products just to move around outside of your living space.” In addition to raving about the product, Boozer, a recent Duke University alumnus, urged people to stay safe and respectful of others during this time, but also to remain optimistic for the future. …


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We recently caught up with actor Jerónimo Henao to find out about what he has been working on since we last spoke and how he has been staying creative during the pandemic. Here is what he had to share:

Its great catching up with you! Since we last spoke, what have you been up to?

You know it’s been an interesting year to say the least. At the beginning of the year I shot two commercials for State Farm and booked the male lead in an independent movie called “Black Angel” — but then with the lockdown the movie was put on hold and it took until around July for things to start kind of getting back on track. Since then I’ve shot two short films, “Space Soldier” and “ You Never Know Until You Know” — also last week I shot an episode for a webseries called “ Pandemic Pillow Talk” and in January we start production of a limited series that will be distributed on Roku called “Alive Again”. …


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The Casual Witches, Anna and Jen

I recently caught up with Jen and Anna, who make up “The Casual Witches” — a duo who connected through the pandemic and used their powerful and positive minds to start a movement through their coaching and empowering of others. Here is what they had to share:

Hey guys! It’s so lovely to meet you both. First of all, let’s talk about your amazing meeting and how incredible it was that it all happened right before the pandemic! You are both from different backgrounds, but manage to connect perfectly. I have always personally felt that everything happens for a reason, since I’ve felt this way from my own personal experiences — when people connect straight away, it usually means because of their energy and spiritual levels, are on the same frequency. …


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I recently caught up with one of Australia’s brightest stars in LA, Natasha Ivkovic. We spoke about her latest projects, how she has grown as an artist — and staying creative during the pandemic. Here is what she had to share:

It’s great catching up with you Natasha! Since we last spoke, what have you been up to?

You too! I’ve had a really transformative time both personally and professionally. I’ve been acting a lot, writing scripts, producing movies and training for a marathon! I like having a lot going on- I thrive on being busy.

How has everything been going for you with the pandemic and how have you had to change things?


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On December 24th, 25th and 26th, the Narada Michael Walden Foundation’s 24th Annual Holiday Jam “Music in the Air” — A Virtual Celebration In Support of Music Education for Kids will begin streaming via Facebook and Youtube at 6pm PST/9pm EST.

The annual celebration which usually takes place each year in front of a live audience in San Francisco, will be happening virtually this time around — due to the pandemic. Each year, legendary producer and musician Narada Michael Walden, showcases some of the incredible talent and artists he has worked with over the years — while raising money in support of music education for kids. This year the show will feature highlight performances from previous concerts, as well as a new Christmas song recorded by Narada and his foundation singers. …


The pandemic for most of us, has had various effects on our strengths and weaknesses and how we have managed to cope with the uncertainty of it all. However, one things for sure, musicians and artists have continued to stay creative. After a year of canceled shows and tours, 2020 has seen some of the biggest artists in the world resort to virtually keeping us inspired through new music or insightful interviews and benefit concerts.

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John Oates Credit: John Oates Official on Instagram

Recently John Oates, one half of legendary duo Hall and Oates (who just reached over 320.7 million streams on Spotify) recorded the classic “The Christmas Song” — via Apple’s Garage Band from his home computer. Playing each instrument himself, John interpreted the Mel Torme song in his own signature way, which turned out to be pretty awesome. John also gives a special shout out dedication to all the frontline healthcare workers who have worked tirelessly during the pandemic to keep us all safe. …

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