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SUN Spotlight

VIDEO: Local talent, Jeremy Noel, in the North American tour of Disney’s ‘The Lion King’ through Sep. 10 at Kimmel Cultural Campus

August 18, 2023

ABOVE PHOTO: Jeremy Noel  (Sub/Urban Photography) By Kharisma McIlwaine In 1994, Disney released the animated film “The Lion King” which became an instant classic. The unforgettable characters and incredible soundtrack continue to capture hearts and usher in new fans almost 30 years later.  The musical adaptation of “The Lion King” premiered on Broadway on November…

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SUN Spotlight: Guest filmmaker Dr. Nia Bailey (Video)

July 22, 2023

On this episode of Sun Spotlight host Kharisma McIlwaine speaks with Dr. Nia Bailey, about her work as a radiation specialist, author of children’s book “Love Thy Neighbor: A Powerful Story Following a Young Girl’s Mission to Feed Clothe and Fellowship with the Homeless’ and her mission to spread awareness surrounding breast cancer in young…

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SUN Spotlight — Rasheed Wallace

August 13, 2020

ABOVE PHOTO: Rasheed Wallace (Photo/Afea Tucker) By Afea Tucker Philadelphia native and former NBA star Rasheed Wallace has launched a grassroots movement to assist in improving the socioeconomic and health conditions of African Americans who live in urban areas.  “Our whole mission is to try to bring brothers and sisters together, across the globe,” Wallace,…

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