Press Release (ePRNews.com) - MANHATTAN, N.Y. - Sep 23, 2017 - Access PR is pleased to announce that Melvin Jackson Jr. attended the 69th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards held at the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles, California on September 17, 2017,
Melvin Jackson Jr., who was nominated for the award of Outstanding Supporting Actor in BET’s, “The New Edition Story”. Melvin wore a white & black tuxedo designed by Leontine Abdullah; styled by Brandi Jones. The look placed him as #1 Best Dressed in BuzzFeed post-press, along with mentions on the official Emmy website, E! Online, Getty Images, Wire Images, and many more.
In January 2017, BET Network aired “The New Edition Story” a three part mini-series. Melvin provided yuhvv an uncanny portrayal of rap legend Kurtis Blow. During the short, yet powerful scenes, his delivery of lines and the demeanor of the character made a powerful impact on viewers. The New Edition mini-series captured a reported 29 million viewers making it one of BET’s highest ranking premiere in the last five years.
We are pleased to announce that development on the Kurtis Blow biopic ‘If I Ruled The World’ with the legendary Kurtis Blow. Kurtis Blow, literally, helped define the epicenter of Hip-Hop and Breaking which took the country and the world by storm and those influences are still present throughout Pop and Urban culture today. Kurtis Blow will be Co-Writing and Executive Producing his story alongside producing partner Melvin Jackson Jr. (Actor / Executive Producer) and Marvin Williams (Co-Writer /Executive Producer).
Melvin is slated to portray rapper Kurupt in the DPG 4 Life movie currently in pre-production.
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