Uptown Magazine Honors Nia Long

Uptown Magazine honored award-winning actress Nia Long at their annual Uptown Honors Hollywood Gala on Thursday at Lure in Hollywood.

The evening paid tribute to Nia’s body of work including her memorable roles in Boyz N the Hood, Soul Food, Love Jones, and The Best Man (just to name a few).

Uptown Co-CEO and Chief Revenue Officer Len Burnett, shared, “We are excited to celebrate the accomplishments of our friend, the talented Nia Long. Her career continues to flourish and we have supported and been a part of her Hollywood journey from the beginning. This evening will salute her many past, present and future works and contributions to the entertainment industry.”

John Singleton, Regina Hall, Iyanla Vanzant, Stephen Hill, Vivica Fox, and Larenz Tate were among the notables who came out to celebrate Nia Long at the invitation-only event hosted by Chris Spencer.

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