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Ron White’s Comedy Salute To The Troops 2015

ronwhite1-lgESM is pleased to  announce the 2015 “Ron White’s Comedy Salute To The Troops” is now in pre-production! The taping of the show will take place at the Terry Fator Theatre in the Mirage Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, NV on March 4th, with proceeds benefiting the Armed Forces Foundation.

The list of comedians and special guests that will join him on stage will be announced next week.

As always, the special will be recorded in front of a live audience and will air on Country Music Television (CMT) at a later date. If you would like to enjoy an evening of laughter, good times and giving back, you can buy tickets HERE! The show starts at 7:30 pm.

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Ron White’s album “A Little Unprofessional” produced by Michael Blakey is nominated for Grammy

Today Ron White has been nominated for Grammy in the category “Best Comedy Album” for his 2013 comedy special “A Little Unprofessional”. Produced by Michael Blakey, the album debuted at #1 on the Billboard Comedy Albums Chart in June 2013 and received RIAA Platinum certification.

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Final Auditions for Supernova Star Search in Kiev

Supernova-Star-Search-contestantsMichael Blakey and Electra Star Productions crew returned back from Kiev, Ukraine, where the filming of the final audition for Supernova Star Search took place. Thirty contestants from different parts of Eastern Europe were competing to win a fully paid trip to Hollywood, CA and a recording contract with the record producer Michael Blakey.

The auditions were hosted by Adamo Palladino and Veronica LaVery at one of the most popular live venues in Kiev – “Tolstoy” club. The contest boasted a superstar panel of judges, including famous Russian television producer Sergey Kalvarskiy, Hollywood film and television director Leslie Small, and multi-time Grammy-nominated record producer, musician, and talent manager Michael Blakey.

According to Michael, all of the contestants demonstrated outstanding performance skills and had fantastic voices, which has made the judges’ job in selecting winners very difficult.

Although, after reviewing the footage from the performances the judges finally made their decision and announced the winners on Friday, November 1, 2013.

You can view the list of the winners HERE

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Jimmy Connors on SHOWTIME

Don’t miss Michael Blakey’s client Jimmy Connors tomorrow on SHOWTIME on The Jim Rome Show at 9 pm ET/PT!


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Jimmy Connors’ Interview on NBC’s Today

Jimmy Connors talks Chris Evert, OCD struggles

Tennis legend Jimmy Connors had no shortage of accomplishments on the court, but his life off the court has attracted just as much attention. He talks about his candid new memoir, “The Outsider.”

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Jimmy Connors on abortion allegation: We were young

Tennis legend Jimmy Connors discusses his book “The Outsider,” and his decision to discuss an alleged abortion by then-girlfriend Chris Evert without her consent, saying “It was a part of my life.”

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Jimmy Connors upcoming events

This year Jimmy Connors will do a number of personal appearances as a speaker, as well as as a guest of TV and Radio shows.

Have a look at his upcoming events below.


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MAY 10, 2013 – NBC-TV / ROCK CENTER WITH BRIAN WILLIAMS, New York, NY – 8AM and 10 AM Segments


MAY 13, 2013 – CNN-TV / PIERS MORGAN TONIGHT, New York, NY – 9 PM


MAY 14, 2013 – FOX NEWS CHANNEL / FOX & Friends, New York, NY


MAY 14, 2013 – WABC / SEAN HANNITY RADIO SHOW, New York, NY – 2:35 pm


MAY 14, 2013 – BARNES&NOBLE / CITIGROUP CENTER – Book Signing – New York, NY – 12:30 PM

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122 Fifth Ave
New York, NY 10011

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