Launch of Better Skin Glamour Drops Beauty Oil!

Had a nice time at the launch of the Better Skin Glamour Drops Beauty Oil.  This product was the result of a limited Edition collaboration between The Better Skin Co. and MUA Hosway Morbak goes on sale July 14th at www.TheBetterSkinco.com and launches at Beauty Con LA! It gives one’s skin a much needed glow!

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Noted actor Lester Speight and Sir Jones Get Elevated Red Carpet event

Got elevated at noted actor and fellow Marylander Lester Speight and Sir Jones wonderful Get Elevated red carpet event at Elevation Lounge. This dressy crowd brought a lot of much needed excitement to Sherman Oaks. So great to catch up friends and acquaintances like Lester of course, Reatha Grey, Leontine Abdullah, Saul Mejia, Kash Hovey, Scott Butler, Natasha and Martin Blasick and many more! More about Lester: https://pro.imdb.com/name/nm0711529?rf=cons_nm_more&ref_=cons_nm_more More about Sir Jones: http://www.sirjonesmedia.com/ Dress: The Kooples Makeup: Sephora

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Entertainment Attorney Nadia Davari Guest Lectured at Raindance LA

So Very Vida’s insightful entertainment attorney Nadia Davari guest lectured a class on Wednesday, June 20th from 6 to 8pm on Film Sales and Distribution at Raindance L.A at Rough Diamond Productions at 1424 North Kings Road in West Hollywood. Producer Jason Piette (The Merchant Of Venice starring Al Pacino and Jeremy Irons; Head In The Clouds; Napoleon TV series for A & E; Perfect Creatures; I Melt With You: Iron Sky. Co-founder Disrupting Influence) also guest lectured that evening. Other guest lecturers in this informative lecture series were producer and director Julia Verdin (The Merchant of Venice, Stander, Jacks, […]

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My Amazing Entertainment Attorney Nadia Davari Guest Lectures at Raindance L.A

So Very Vida’s incredible and super duper and majorly on point entertainment attorney Nadia Davari will guest lecture a class on Wednesday, June 13th from 6 to 8pm on Film Sales and Distribution at Raindance L.A at Rough Diamond Productions at 1424 North Kings Road in West Hollywood. Producer Jason Piette (The Merchant Of Venice starring Al Pacino and Jeremy Irons; Head In The Clouds; Napoleon TV series for A & E; Perfect Creatures; I Melt With You: Iron Sky. Co-founder Disrupting Influence) will also be guest lecturing that evening. Other guest lecturers in this informative lecture series include producer […]

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I’m the First Person Of Iranian Descent to be Inducted into the USA Martial Arts Hall of Fame

On Saturday, May 19th, I was the first person of Iranian descent to be inducted into the prestigious USA Martial Arts Hall of Fame at their gala at the Doubletree Hilton in Los Angeles. Many celebrities and luminaries in the martial arts world were inducted as well, so I was truly in great company and I was bestowed with the Trailblazer Award. So all those kickboxing classes paid off! Other celebrities awarded at the gala were legendary actor and master Stephen Lang (Avatar), legendary action star Mel Novak (Bruce Lee’s Game of Death, Steve McQueen: American Icon opposite Mel Gibson), legendary […]

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Mathilde Badji’s Sophisticated Couture Designs Rock Countless Red Carpets

A wonderful designer just came under my fashion radar and that is the amazingness that is Mathilde Badji. Born in Paris, France, Mathilde is of Senegalese descent. Her rich cultural background is represented in her sophisticated yet brightly colored and bold designs, which are a nod to her heritage. Mathilde’s mother is a skilled seamstress, so her talent is genetic. As a kid, when most girls played with Barbie dolls, she would make clothes for her little sister’s Barbie doll. She attended the prestigious Formamod Paris, where she graduated as a stylist and also modeled. At the fashion school, she was part […]

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First Iranian to be Inducted into the USA Martial Arts Hall of Fame

On Saturday, May 19th, many celebrities and luminaries in the martial arts world and yours truly (!) will be inducted into the prestigious USA Martial Arts Hall of Fame at their gala at the Doubletree Hilton at 6161 West Centinela in Los Angeles. I will the first person of Iranian descent to be inducted into this prestigious hall of fame and be awarded amongst the likes of legendary actor and master Stephen Lang (Avatar), legendary action star Mel Novak (Bruce Lee’s Game of Death, Steve McQueen: American Icon opposite Mel Gibson), legendary action star Laurene Landon (Maniac Cop 1 and […]

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Excited to be Guesting on Joshua Berglan’s popular Morning Gratitude Podcast

I’m super excited to be guesting on Joshua Berglan’s popular Morning Gratitude podcast on May 14th at 9am PST. I met Joshua when he recently MC’ed the Entrepreneur Awards. He is a true inspiration and I’m honored to be guesting on his esteemed show. More about Josh: Considered to be a “master connector”and “dream designer” , Joshua T. Berglan has a gift for creating synergy between the products, brands, and people he represents. He utilizes his business development experience and esteemed connections to birth strategic partnerships and promotes those with whom he works.  Joshua’s ventures in business development, speaking, hosting, radio, […]

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Fred Segal x CFDA Sustainability Cocktail Party

Great time at the Fred Segal x CFDA Sustainability Cocktail Party. It was a pleasure to meet designer Behnaz Sarafpour, who was one of the event hosts. And I really enjoyed sampling her organic fragrance line. Like me, Behnaz is of Iranian descent and this line is a nod to her Persian heritage. Her pure rose scent is much like Iranian rosewater and her pure neroli (orange blossom) scent, reminds her of her mom’s hometown Shiraz, which is full of orange blossom. I also enjoyed checking out the cool vintage fashions sold to raise funds for the CFDA. It was […]

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Honored to be Awarded with A Trailblazer Award at the Universe Multicultural Film Festival

The Universe Multicultural Film Festival (UMFF) was held last Friday, April 6th to Sunday, April 8th. A number of events happened in 4 venues in Palos Verdes Peninsula cities. Hundreds of filmmakers from Hollywood and aboard met in the beautiful peninsula for a full 3 days of film, fashion, finance, and multicultural harmony. All events were open to the public by purchasing admission tickets online. The honorees of UMFF were nominated by audiences worldwide. I was truly honored to be presented with the Trailblazer Award for my efforts in acting and media. Being of Middle Eastern descent, I feel underrepresented […]

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