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‘Downton Abbey Revisited’ to air Sunday on AETN

‘Downton Abbey Revisited’ to air Sunday on AETN

 

The Academy Award-winning series “Downton Abbey” provides viewers with a special behind-the-scenes episode, “Downton Abbey Revisited,” Sunday, Nov. 25, at 8 p.m. on the Arkansas Educational Television Network (AETN). The program will repeat at 9:30 p.m.

Fans awaiting the Jan. 6 premiere of “Downton Abbey: Season 3” may enjoy interviews with many of the series’ most popular actors – including Dame Maggie Smith, Elizabeth McGovern, Hugh Bonneville, Dan Stevens, Michelle Dockery, Joanne Froggatt, Jim Carter and Siobhan Finneran – as they discuss favorite moments from seasons 1 and 2, their characters’ interactions, cast camaraderie, costuming and fashion.

Campbell begins school speaking tour at UAPB

Campbell begins school speaking tour at UAPB

Little Rock, Ark – On Friday November 9th, Brandon D. Campbell, the creator and executive producer of Little Rock Fashion Week, kicks off his fall season speaking engagements at University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff.  

The event begins at 1 p.m. at UAPB’s Adair-Greenhouse Building room 222. Campbell will share his experiences in the fashion and entertainment industries and give advice to students, aspiring for a career in the fashion industry.

“This is a very exciting time for me” says Campbell. “It’s my goal to be a resource to students for the purpose of providing insight, encouragement, and opportunities. I’m honored to be given the chance, due to my experiences, to be a source of empowerment for students.

Fashion designers apply for LRFW 5

Fashion designers apply for LRFW 5

Little Rock, Ark. - Little Rock Fashion Week (LRFW) is accepting fashion design applicants, wanting to showcase their clothing lines at the fifth annual Little Rock Fashion Week, scheduled for July 15-20, 2013 at various locations in downtown Little Rock. The application postmark deadline is December 5, 2012.

Founded by entertainment producer Brandon Campbell in 2009, LRFW has showcased over 75 fashion brands by local, national, international and student designers; been attended by fashion and entertainment executives from E! Entertainment, Style Network, MTV, NBC, Dillard's, Otis School of Fashion (Los Angeles), and Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising.

LRFW celebrates new DVD with screening party.

LRFW celebrates new DVD with screening party.

Little Rock, Ark. - On Friday, November 2, 2012 at 6 pm, the Little Rock Fashion Week staff will hold a free public screening of the Little Rock Fashion Week IV (2012) DVD at Riverside at Rockwater, located 1601 Rockwater Blvd. in downtown North Little Rock.

Attendees can network and watch the LRFW 2012 Posh Expression and Young & Fabulous Fashion Experience shows with Creator, Writer, Director, and Executive Producer Brandon D. Campbell, LRFW staff, hairstylists, make-up artists, fashion designers, models and supporters. Food and beverages will be provided.

Little Rock Fashion Week IV 2-disk DVD set features other bonus footage, including reality based situations that occur while producing LRFW and live behind the scenes interviews. Taped this past July in downtown Little Rock, the 2-disk set stars Campbell, Christina Munoz, of KATV News 7; DJ King Akeem, of Power 92 Jams.

Scruggs to model at New Orleans Fashion Week.

Scruggs to model at New Orleans Fashion Week.

Larry Scruggs, former Little Rock Fashion Week (LRFW) Model of the Year, has been selected as a VIP model at New Orleans Fashion Week. Scruggs, of Pine Bluff, Ark., will hit the runway Thursday, October 18th at 9:30 pm wearing The Dope. Game lifestyle clothing line inspired by 90s hip-hop.

“I’m excited and truly honored to be part of New Orleans Fashion Week,” says Scruggs. “It’s a blessing as well as an opportunity for me to represent myself, Oneofakind Talent agency, and the great state of Arkansas. I’m so ready for this.”

Scruggs made his fashion debut as a first time model at LRFW 2010. Since then, he has been in several fashion shows, including Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Bridal Runway Show and print ads, most noticeable Levi’s and LRG featured in Dillard’s fall season catalogue that was distributed at Dillard’s department stores nationwide.

AETN's 'Clean Lines, Open Spaces' wins three Emmys

AETN's 'Clean Lines, Open Spaces' wins three Emmys

CONWAY, Ark. (AETN) — “Clean Lines, Open Spaces: A View of Mid-Century Modern Architecture,” a production of the Arkansas Educational Television Network (AETN), received three Emmys in the 2012 annual awards competition of the Mid-America Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS).

“There is no greater sense of satisfaction than being recognized by one’s talented peers in this industry, especially those who vote in the regional Emmy Awards competition,” AETN Director of Production Carole Adornetto said.

“Clean Lines, Open Spaces,” a documentary by AETN Senior Producer Mark Wilcken, explores mid-century modern architecture through a regional lens of the American south. The film details how international influences helped shape the built environment of Arkansas after World War II.

The one-hour film was recognized with an award for Best Cultural Documentary, and Wilcken received individual awards for Best Writing and Best Editing.