3 items from 2011
Actress Holland Taylor will be honored at a very special charity event in Beverly Hills tonight.
A Faire of the Heart 2011 is a dinner and awards presentation with entertainment by Frenchie Davis and pianist Oksana Kolesnikova. The Mc/Host is Lisa Ann Walter, award-winning actor, director, producer, comedienne.
Holland Taylor will receive the first annual Aid for AIDS Celebrity Trailblazer Award for her long-standing support for social justice and HIV/AIDS. The Afa Celebrity Trailblazer Award acknowledges and celebrates individuals in theater, film and television who have significantly impacted the community through their personal contributions and professional portrayal of positive characters. An award-winning actor and major supporter of Aid For AIDS, Ms. Taylor’ s portrayals of powerful, self-assured, and deeply thoughtful leaders have encouraged self-respect, high ideals, and a desire to make a difference. Creator and writer of her one-woman show based on the life of Ann Richards, the former Governor of Texas, »
Lisa Ann Walter is an actress, comedienne and creator of the TV show "Dance Your Ass Off" for Oxygen. Walter put her satirical spin on celebrity cellulite, in a short video called Celebulite poking fun at the media's insatiable and ludicrous coverage of celebrities and their bodies! It stars Lea Thompson, Zoe Deutch, Lisa Rinna, Heather McDonald, Louis Van Amstel, Rosa Blasi and MaryMargaret Humes. Actress, comedienne and creator of the TV show Dance Your Ass Off, Lisa Ann Walter has a new book out, The Best Thing About My Ass Is That It's Behind Me. It's a hilarious read about her journey to self-acceptance in size 0 Hollywood. Lisa is also a well-known name on the stand-up comedy »
- April MacIntyre
HollywoodNews.com: Funny lady Lisa Ann Walter, on the promotional trail for her brand-new “The Best Thing About My A– is That It’s Behind Me” comedic book, reports she may be doing a combination “stand-up/pep talk-body image lecture” tour of colleges in coming months. The “Dance Your A– Off” creator has found herself with a new calling thanks to the show, and she is listening.
“I’ve got all these wonderful young women who have become fans, who’ve thanked me for spreading this message” explains the advocate of healthy, self-accepting living. “This generation, even more than my own, has responded because of the ‘Dyao’ website and Facebook page. I’ve been getting a lot of interest for college dates.”
Among the subjects that have drawn interest: “I’ve looked at some stuff the Kardashians were going through when Kim sort of first became visible, and Paris Hilton and some others were laughing, »
- Beck / Smith
3 items from 2011
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