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'UPFRONT' talks to Dionne Warwick, Jacob Latimore + Tracy McMillan

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Dionne Warwick, Jacob Latimore and Tracy McMillan

Happy New Year Everyone!!! Check out my recent edition of UPFRONT Inside Atlanta's Entertainment Industry featuring Tracy McMillan, host of OWN's Family or Fiance plus Like a Boss star and singer Jacob Latimore and music legend Dionne Warwick. 

Tracy McMillan stopped by to chat about the second season of OWN's hit relationship series https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6iEtJ3BTqu4">Family or Fiance. The popular journalist and screenwriter explains how her three failed marriages opened the door for her current career as a relationship expert. She also talks about her other TV projects including an HBO series about the Los Angeles Lakers during the 1980s and a reboot of the 80s film Flashdance

Triple threat performer Jacob Latimore talked to UPFRONT about his role in the new film Like a Boss. It features Tiffany Haddish and Rose Byrnes as two best friends whose friendship is put to the tet after selling their makeup line to cosmetic titan Claire Luna, played by Selma Hayek.  Jacob also opens up about the new season of The Chi and much more. 

Closing out the show is my one-on-one conversation with Grammy winning music legend Dionne Warwick. She takes us down memory lane and tells the backstory to one of her biggest hits "That's What Friends Are For," her participation in "We Are the World" and connecting with Stevie Wonder for the Woman in Red soundtrack. 

Watch my full interview with Ms. Warwick below: 

Ray Cornelius is one of Atlanta’s newest entertainment writers and media personalities. His arts and entertainment website, www.raycornelius.com spotlights the latest in “positive” African-American celebrity news and was established in 2012. Since that time Cornelius has covered a myriad of red carpet premieres, award shows and Atlanta-based films including Tyler Perry’s Temptation, The BronzeLens Film Festival, The Trumpet Awards, and The Steve Harvey’s Neighborhood Awards just to name a few. He has also interviewed a who’s who list of today’s top singers, actors and reality stars. With nearly 20 years of media experience, Cornelius has also worked as an associate producer for the Emmy-winning public affairs program, ATL Insider and with such award shows as The Soul Train Awards, The Trumpet Awards and BET Hip-Hop Awards.