Article: Get Ready To Save The World With The “Mysticons” – The Series Premieres On August 28th On Nickelodeon!

21 Aug

Photo Credits: Nickelodeon

Get ready for some major girl power as the Mysticons are here to save the day! In Nickelodeon and Nelvana’s brand new, highly-anticipated, animated show, Mysticons, four courageous and outstanding girls turn into legendary warriors to save their realm from evil. The brilliant show is full of exciting moments and a whole lot of adventure with four, fantastic ladies. Mysticons airs on Monday, August 28th at 4:00 PM ET / PT through Friday, September 1st and will continue with premieres of the show in its regular time slot of Sundays at 12:00 PM ET / PT on Nickelodeon. To enjoy more of Mysticons, fans can watch encore episodes of the show on Wednesdays at 9:00 PM ET / PT on Nicktoons.

According to the press release, “Created and executive produced by Sean Jara (Johnny Test), Mysticons is a contemporary urban fantasy series about four girls from different walks of life who are transformed into the legendary Mysticons. Arkayna, Zarya, Emerald, and Piper are drawn together by a prophecy to battle evil and protect the realm as unexpected heroes who work together to become epic warriors and ultimately, the closest of friends.  The heroes team up as the stakes are raised when the evil Queen Necrafa is released from her prison and embarks on a mission to destroy them and their home, Drake City.”

In the show’s premiere episode, “Sisters in Arms,” “the legendary Dragon Disk brings together the four girls and bestows upon them magical powers.” (source: press release)

Mysticons is definitely a spectacular show that will inspire young girls that they can do everything and anything! It’s a wonderful show that brings out a lot of magnificent messages to all of its viewers, including the idea that if we all join together, we can help make this world a better place to live in.

Be sure to join in on all of the magical fun on Monday, August 28th with the exceptional premiere of Mysticons on Nickelodeon! Comment below and tell me or tweet me at @alexisjoyvipacc, will you be tuning in to the remarkable show?!

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Article: Nick Cannon Set To Host Nickelodeon’s “Lip Sync Battle Shorties” With JoJo Siwa!

21 Aug

Photo Credits: Nickelodeon

Spike’s hit TV series, Lip Sync Battle, has become a fan-favorite show that we all are obsessed with. C’mon, who doesn’t love to lip sync to some of their favorite songs?! Well, now, it’s time to get even more excited as Nickelodeon’s very own show, Lip Sync Battle Shorties, will be making its way on over to our TV screens in 2018; and the 10 episode series will be filled with even more outstanding and super fun, musical moments with real-life kid participants getting to jam out and lip sync to their favorite songs.

Nickelodeon just recently announced the news that this awesome show will be hosted by none other than the iconic, Nick Cannon himself. Combine awesome kids lip-syncing to some of the most excellent and hit songs with one terrific host and you have a brilliant show that we all will be binge-watching. To add onto all of the excitement, it was also announced that multi-threat, JoJo Siwa will be serving as Nick Cannon’s sidekick on the show offering special commentary during each performance.

The legendary Nick Cannon shared his enthusiasm over hosting Lip Sync Battle Shorties and said, “I’m excited to host the first season of Lip Sync Battle Shorties.  It’s always a pleasure to work with my family at Nickelodeon.  It’s going to be a lot of fun watching the kids lip-sync their favorite songs and perform like their favorite artists.”

“Nick Cannon grew up on Nickelodeon and into one of the best hosts and comedic actors on TV. Along with his passion for music, he brings with him such an amazing understanding and enthusiasm for kid performers. We feel very lucky to have Nick at the helm of Shorties, we’re ready to rock!,” said executive producers Casey Patterson and Jay Peterson.” (source: press release)

Bronwen O’Keefe, Senior Vice President, Nickelodeon Live Action and Movies said, “With Nick Cannon at the helm, every episode of Lip Sync Battle Shorties will be an over-the-top Nickelodeon event, with real kids in the driver’s seat, battling head-to-head in the ultimate competition show.” (source: press release)

According to the press release, “Lip Sync Battle Shorties lets three talented real-life kid participants personalize their performances, allowing them to make decisions on all creative elements, from song and costume selection, to choreography and staging.  Each episode will also feature the Shorties Dance Crew, a 10-person, in-house backup crew who has mastered all styles of dance from breakdancing to ballroom, and conclude with a special celebrity appearance and final performance from all the kids.”

Nickelodeon’s Lip Sync Battle Shorties special that aired last December 2016 reached unprecedented successes and had record-breaking achievements, so we know that this exceptional and highly-anticipated series will be everyone’s new favorite show to watch. There will also be Halloween and holiday specials of Lip Sync Battle Shorties set to air later this year.

This is such magnificent news that the prolific and consummate actor, comedian, host and philanthropist, Nick Cannon and singer, actress, dancer and social media sensation, JoJo Siwa will be joining the Lip Sync Battle Shorties family! Comment below and tell me or tweet me at @alexisjoyvipacc, are YOU excited to see Lip Sync Battle Shorties on Nickelodeon?!

Article: Come Out And See Amanda Troop In Tonight’s “A Voyage Through Trek!” Show At The Improv Studio! Details Here!

20 Aug

Photo Credits: @amanda_troop on Instagram

Are you the biggest Star Trek fan?! Then, today is your day! Come on out to the Improv Studio to enjoy a magnificent show of “A Voyage Through Trek!” starting at 7:30 PM. The brilliant and exciting show will allow you to join along on some marvelous and unforgettable missions. The hour long show will be an improvised, narrative show inspired off of Star Trek: The Next Generation, so it is bound to be a total blast! Plus, the best part about it is that the magnificent and incredibly talented actress, Amanda Troop will be playing the lead role in tonight’s show.

The lovely Amanda Troop wrote along with the excellent photo she shared as seen above on her Instagram account, “Sunday the 20th at 7:30, Captain Thompson and I will be on a special away mission as part of @improvisedgen presents, The Lost Episodes. At @improstudiotheatre!”

You definitely won’t want to miss out on this exceptional show! Amanda Troop always leaves everyone in awe with her outstanding talent and we know that she will make us all feel like we are voyaging away into one of the episodes of Star Trek in tonight’s phenomenal show.

“A Voyage Through Trek!” takes place tonight at the Improv Studio starting at 7:30 PM. There will be a wine reception, meet and greet, and photo-ops both between and after the event. In addition, if you want to join in on some more fun, there will be a talk and Q&A with Andreea Kindryd, moderated by Larry Nemecek, at 6:00 PM prior to the show. Tickets are sold separately for both events.

Be sure to see the wonderful Amanda Troop in “A Voyage Through Trek!” tonight! For more information on the event, visit here and join the Facebook event here.

Follow Amanda Troop on Twitter and Instagram: @Amanda_Troop

VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE: Twan Interview With Alexisjoyvipaccess At Beautycon LA!

18 Aug


There’s one guy we’re all totally swooning over and you guessed it, it’s the incredible Twan! The remarkable Twan stole the hearts of fans worldwide with his outstanding and hilarious videos he has shared on social media platforms such as Vine, Instagram, and YouTube. He is one person who can always put a big smile on everyone’s face with his super funny and oh, so relatable videos, and of course, who doesn’t love watching Twan’s handsome face over and over again in his magnificent videos?! Aside from taking over the social media / digital world by storm, Twan is also a sensational model. His modeling career is skyrocketing and he even just recently walked the runway for Dolce & Gabbana – such a surreal and awe-inspiring achievement. It doesn’t stop there, Twan is continuing to leave everyone speechless with even more spectacular projects including a very special one he is excited to share with his fans very soon. Twan is absolutely extraordinary and we can’t wait to see all of the other exceptional things he has in store to bring out to the world.

I, Alexisjoyvipaccess had the honor of covering Beautycon LA and had an excellent time catching up with and interviewing the brilliant Twan again at the event. Twan dished exclusively to Alexisjoyvipaccess all about what it was like for him to have walked the runway for Dolce & Gabbana, what are some other upcoming projects that he is working on that fans can look forward to, and so much more only in our VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE updated interview. Twan also revealed what his number one fashion advice is to all of his fans – hear what he had to say in our VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE updated interview below. Thanks for another awesome interview, Twan!

Check out my VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE updated interview with the phenomenal Twan at Beautycon LA below!

Follow Twan on Twitter: @Twan and on Instagram: @TwanKuyper

Follow Beautycon on Twitter: @BeautyconTweets and on Instagram: @Beautycon and join in on the conversation by using #BeautyconLA

VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE: Madisyn Shipman Interview With Alexisjoyvipaccess At The 2017 Beautycon LA!

18 Aug


She’s fierce, she’s fabulous and she always slays the game – the wonderful Madisyn Shipman is #Goals in every way possible. Madisyn Shipman is totally the person that everyone is obsessing over and could you blame us?! She stars in the highly-acclaimed, hit Nickelodeon show, Game Shakers, and she always makes our day a whole lot more special any and every time we see her on our TV screens. Madisyn Shipman has such a genuine talent for acting and she manages to take us all into the life of her character, Kenzie, and enjoy every exciting moment and adventure her character goes through in the show. Besides being a brilliant actress, the wonderful Madisyn Shipman is also known for being both a beauty and fashion inspiration to everyone. Her outfits are always show stopping and they make everyone’s heads turn. She’s also a spectacular, makeup queen and every single one of her makeup looks are so extraordinary. Madisyn Shipman is such a beauty both inside and out and we all love her for her amazing talent, her excellent and vivacious personality, and for being the outstanding, ray of sunshine that she is.

I, Alexisjoyvipaccess had the honor of covering Beautycon LA again and had an exceptional time catching up with and interviewing the fabulous Madisyn Shipman again at the event. Madisyn Shipman dished exclusively to Alexisjoyvipaccess all about who her fashion inspirations are, what advice she would give to fans on how they can bring out girl power and inspire others, and so much more only in our VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE updated interview. Madisyn Shipman even revealed what beauty means to her – hear what she had to say in our VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE updated interview below. Thanks for another fun interview, Madisyn!

Check out my VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE updated interview with the sensational Madisyn Shipman at Beautycon LA below!

Follow Madisyn Shipman on Twitter: @MaddieMooHoo and on Instagram: @MaddieMoo_Hoo

Follow Beautycon on Twitter: @BeautyconTweets and on Instagram: @Beautycon and join in on the conversation by using #BeautyconLA

VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE: Beauty, Fashion And Makeup Heaven Made Its Way To The LA Convention Center For Two, Fabulous Days Of Beautycon LA!

17 Aug


“You don’t need lipstick, lipstick needs you.” You know what’s the most beautiful thing in this world? Read the first word of that sentence. Beauty comes in all different shapes and forms and that’s exactly what was celebrated at the incredible and fabulous, two-day Beautycon LA festival. Beautycon is a spectacular festival that has made a great impact both nationally and internationally. With festivals that have taken place in Los Angeles, New York, London, Dubai, and beyond – each festival celebrates beauty within, fashion and amazing, makeup trends. Beautycon has clearly been having a lot of marvelous successes and this year’s Beautycon LA was definitely bigger and better than years before. With its first two-day festival, the 2017 Beautycon LA had even more celebrities, influencers, brands and excellent, makeup enthusiasts who were all able to connect at the terrific event.

The sensational Beautycon LA festival took place on Saturday, August 12th and Sunday, August 13th and both days were filled with tons of unforgettable highlights, awesome, beauty tips and tricks, and tons of makeup fanatics that had a wonderful time celebrating Beautycon’s main message that “Everyone is beautiful and beauty is power.” As soon as you stepped inside the LA Convention Center, where Beautycon was held, you would have been in beauty, fashion and makeup heaven with all of the brilliant brands and fan-favorite companies that were present at the event.

Maybelline was present at the event promoting their brand new Maybelline x Shayla collection. CND Vinylux gave Beautycon attendees a special treat with some fabulous manicures that shined extra bright with sparkles. Other brands and companies that had a big presence at Beautycon LA include Chapstick, Grande Cosmetics, L’Oreal, NYX, PrettyLittleThing, Revlon, Wet ‘N Wild, Wildflower, Redken, LipSmacker, Instagram, Snapchat, Facebook, Anastasia Beverly Hills, Jay Manuel Beauty, and many more.

Day 1 of Beautycon LA kicked off in a wonderful way. Beautycon LA attendees were left in awe with a special appearance by the beauty icon herself, Ms. Tyra Banks. In addition, queen Zendaya had a fantastic time meeting all of her fans at the event. Celebrities that attended Beautycon Day 1 include Laverne Cox, Willow Shields, Jay Manuel, Alisha Marie, Amber Rose, Ireland Baldwin, Larsen Thompson, Jordyn Jones, and many others.

The following day of Beautycon LA was just as awe-inspiring with an exciting and highly-anticipated appearance from Chrissy Teigan and musical phenomenon, John Legend. Chrissy Teigan had an excellent time participating in the Fireside Chat. Jaden Smith was also in attendance at the event and looked super cool and oh, so fashionable. Other celebs who joined in on the Beautycon LA fun during day 2 include Simone Biles, Amanda Steele, Twan Kuyper, Jay Manuel, Gabriel and Jess Conte, Madisyn Shipman, Sammy Wilk, Ingrid Nilsen, and many more.

Each and every year, Beautycon continues to outdo itself with an even greater festival than the years prior. Beautycon is a phenomenal festival that recognizes what it takes to redefine beauty, diversity and inclusion as well as celebrate culture and a woke community. Beautycon is a place that welcomes everyone and is one marvelous event that friends, families and people of all ages can go to and feel comfortable, appreciated, and know that they are in a safe environment celebrating beauty both on the inside and out.

I, Alexisjoyvipaccess had the greatest honor of covering Beautycon LA again and I can say that Beautycon is definitely one of the most stellar events on this planet. Check out some VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE photos below from my coverage of Beautycon LA and check out interviews with your favorite celebrities from Beautycon LA on!

Follow Beautycon on Twitter: @BeautyconTweets and on Instagram: @Beautycon and join in on the conversation by using #BeautyconLA

VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE: Olympic Hero Simone Biles Interview With Alexisjoyvipaccess At Beautycon LA!

16 Aug


What makes a person a hero? It’s someone who does above and beyond to reach unprecedented milestones. It’s a person who is courageous, focused, determined and passionate to do the very best for themselves and for others. A hero is someone who has and continues to inspire the people around them more and more as the days go by. A hero is Olympic gold medalist, Simone Biles. The 2016 Olympics in Rio was a monumental time for the brilliant Simone Biles where she won several medals and established herself as one of the greatest, most admirable Olympic gymnasts and gold medalists out. Simone Biles is an absolute legend – she has broken records and she has encouraged everyone that when you put your mind into something and when you work hard, you can accomplish the most outstanding things. Words will never be able to describe just how much of an icon Simone Biles is and how extraordinary she is as an individual. Anything and everything that Simone Biles does is breathtaking and she is one of the most admirable people on this planet.

Simone Biles’ gymnastics skills are unrivaled and it shows that she is the best of the best. Aside from being the Olympian hero that she is, Simone Biles has also ventured into many other different projects. Simone Biles wowed us all with her effortless and exceptional, dance skills in the hit, dancing competition show, Dancing With The Stars. Simone Biles won the award for “Choice Female Athlete” at the Teen Choice Awards and she even has an upcoming movie set to air on Lifetime. Simone Biles has changed the lives of many. She’s the greatest role model that anyone could look up to. Simone Biles brings some major girl power to anything and everything that she does. So, what makes a hero we ask? Just look at Simone Biles – she defines what it is like to be a true champion who has touched the lives of everyone.

I, Alexisjoyvipaccess had an excellent time covering Beautycon LA and had the greatest, greatest honor of interviewing the consummate gymnast, Simone Biles at the event. Simone Biles dished exclusively to Alexisjoyvipaccess all about what a typical day is like in the life of an Olympic gymnast like her, what upcoming projects she is working on including her Lifetime movie, what her number one fashion advice is and so much more only in our VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE interview. Simone Biles even took on a fun speed round and revealed what her favorite emoji is, what her beauty product must-have is and more – hear what she had to say in our VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE interview below. Thanks for the wonderful interview, Simone!

Check out my VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE interview with the spectacular Simone Biles at Beautycon LA below!

Follow Simone Biles on Twitter: @Simone_Biles and on Instagram: @SimoneBiles

Follow Beautycon on Twitter: @BeautyconTweets and on Instagram: @Beautycon and join in on the conversation by using #BeautyconLA

VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE: Sammy Wilk Interview With Alexisjoyvipaccess At Beautycon LA! 

16 Aug


He’s the singing phenomenon that makes everyone swoon instantaneously – he’s the one and only, Sammy Wilk. The sensational Sammy Wilk is, undoubtedly, one of the most talented musicians on this planet. The extraordinary Sammy Wilk has a countless amount of hit songs that we all love jamming out to on constant repeat. In fact, Sammy Wilk’s most recent single titled, “Way Up” has been soaring up the music charts and is a massive hit amongst fans worldwide. It’s obvious why Sammy Wilk is one musician that everyone fangirls over. He creates some of the greatest tracks with electrifying beats and incredible lyrics and we all can see how much passion, hard work and dedication Sammy Wilk puts into his music. It’s also clear to see that the stage is a second home for the magnificent Sammy Wilk. He puts his heart and soul into every performance he gives and we’re always mesmerized with just how much of a gifted artist he is.

In addition to being a spectacular singer, Sammy Wilk also does a lot of brilliant and awe-inspiring, humanitarian work. He just recently went to Africa for his Wilk Project to help bring education within closer reach to children. Sammy Wilk definitely has impacted the lives of many – whether it’s through his exceptional music that has touched everyone’s lives or through his positive, philanthropic work. Anything that Sammy Wilk works on is truly extraordinary – from songs to music videos, merch and more. Sammy Wilk is stupendous and he is a great asset to the entertainment world.

I, Alexisjoyvipaccess had the honor of covering Beautycon LA again and had a great time catching up with and interviewing the outstanding Sammy Wilk again at the event. Sammy Wilk dished exclusively to Alexisjoyvipaccess all about his exciting, upcoming projects he is working on that fans can look forward to, what his trip to Africa was like, which musician he would like to create a song with, and so much more only in our VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE updated interview. Sammy Wilk even took on a fun speed round and revealed what his favorite emoji is, what his favorite song at the moment is, and more – hear what he had to say in our VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE updated interview below. Thanks for another super fun interview, Sammy!

Check out my VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE updated interview with the phenomenal Sammy Wilk at Beautycon LA below!

Follow Sammy Wilk on Twitter and Instagram: @SammyWilk

Follow Beautycon on Twitter: @BeautyconTweets and on Instagram: @Beautycon and join in on the conversation by using #BeautyconLA

VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE: Multi-Threat Asia Monet Ray Interview With Alexisjoyvipaccess At Her 12th Birthday Party!

16 Aug


If you looked up the definition of “multi-talented” in the dictionary, you would definitely see the outstanding Asia Monet Ray’s name as part of the definition. No words will ever be enough to describe just how brilliant and spectacular the multi-threat, Asia Monet Ray is. We all know the amazing Asia Monet Ray for being one exceptional, dancing queen. Asia Monet Ray first stole the hearts of fans worldwide with her impressive and out of this world dance skills which she exhibited on the hit show, Dance Moms. Since then, Asia Monet Ray has continued to leave us all in awe with her extraordinary, dance moves and other ventures she has taken on. In addition to dancing, Asia Monet Ray is also an incredible actress who mesmerizes us all with any and every role that she portrays. Whether it’s working on The People vs OJ Simpson: American Crime Story or the fan-favorite show, Grey’s Anatomy, Asia is able to show that acting comes oh, so naturally to her and she can take on any role so effortlessly and magnificently.

It doesn’t stop there! The wonderful Asia Monet Ray proves that she can do it all as she also is a marvelous singer. With the fierce and fabulous persona that reminds us all of Beyonce, Asia Monet Ray’s singing voice always makes everyone speechless. Her covers are so extraordinary and moving, and don’t even get us started talking about her original music because we can go on and on talking about it forever. In fact, Asia Monet Ray just recently brought out her brand new, original single titled, “Come Along.” Not only is it super catchy and something we all have been listening to on constant repeat ever since it was released, but “Come Along” also has a terrific message brought out to listeners that we all have to come together to help make this world a better place to live in. Asia Monet Ray is such a great role model to all of her fans and it is so excellent to see her use her platform for good. She’s a true inspiration to everyone and a beauty both inside and out!

I, Alexisjoyvipaccess had a stellar time at the sensational Asia Monet Ray’s 12th birthday party at the OUE SkySpace in Los Angeles, California and Asia Monet Ray talked exclusively with Alexisjoyvipaccess all about what it was like for her celebrating her special day with all of her friends, what the creative process was like making her song, “Come Along,” and so much more only in our VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE updated interview. Asia Monet Ray also took on a fun speed round and revealed what her favorite Sprinkles cupcake is, what her favorite pizza topping is, and more – hear what she had to say in our VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE updated interview below. Thanks for another awesome interview, Asia – always a blast chatting with you!

Check out my VIPAccessEXCLUSIVE updated interview with the prolific and accomplished Asia Monet Ray at her 12th birthday party below!

Follow Asia Monet Ray on Twitter and Instagram: @AsiaMonetRay and be sure to use #ComeAlong on all social media networks