|Devin (Bentley Kyle Evans, Jr., Dad Bentley |
Kyle Evans, Angell Conwell, Jayla Calhoun.
TV’s hit series ‘Family Time’ Angell Conwell celebrates her birthday and the premier of the hit series
but friends, cast
and crew, along with her family, no pun intended, couldn’t wait, and celebrated
her birthday at the Crust Gourmet Pizza Bar in Studio City Tuesday,
July 24, 2012.
It was the red carpet premier celebration of her new series, ‘Family Time',
created by Bentley Kyle Evans,
starring Omar Gooding, Angell Conwell and Jayla Calhoun.
Angell, is also known for her role as attorney Leslie Michaelson on the number one daytime drama, ‘The Young and the Restless', was joined by friends, family, cast and crew to screen this new comedy series inside the famous Crust Gourmet pizza in Studio City, CA. ‘Family Time’ is about the life and times of The Stallworths, high school sweethearts and a working class African American family, which scratch off a winning lottery ticket becoming middle class overnight.
“It’s TV imitating life of a blue collar family, said Bentley Kyle Evans.” “I got my wife here Angell Conway, got my kids and just like the show we’re an African American family working to live the dream.” said Omar Gooding.
“It’s a great black urban comedy shown in the black experience from a perspective of a young mother and father, who were high school sweethearts, and now they have a wonderful family and it’s all about their wonder times,” said Family Time Exec. Producer, Bentley Evans, (The Jamie Foxx Show, Always and Forever).
Gooding makes up the family-next-door as two loving parents: Anthony (Omar Gooding) and Lisa (Angell Conwell) Stallworth and their children Ebony (Jayla Calhoun) and Devin (Bentley Kyle Evans, Jr.) A short list of others invited to the red carpet event included:
Cuba Gooding Jr.; Kristoff St. John; Dorian Gregory; Joyful Drake; Director Jessy Terrero, Vanessa Chester, Jurassic Park II, and even General Hospital’s Emmy award-winning Lexi Ainsworth was on the red carpet.
Jackie Christie, VH1's Basketball Wives LA was also on the red carpet and she said, the fans are just as loyal to the wives as they are to the basketball stars.
Born in the tiny town of
, Orangeburg , Angell Conwell began her journey
at a very young age. After winning countless pageants locally, she signed with
Wilhelmina's Kids Division in South Carolina at the age of 10. Angell enjoyed
modeling but yearned for more of a challenge. She begged for her parents
permission to audition for a role in August New York 's highly acclaimed,
"Fences". She landed the role and quickly realized, pursuing an
acting career was exactly what she would set out to do. Wilson
At age 11, Angell and her mother packed their bags and headed to
for pilot season. During their
last scheduled week of stay, she booked the CBS/Disney pilot "On our
Own". Although, the pilot wasn't picked up, the network noticed this
vibrant young actress and soon moved her back to Los Angeles to star as Meshach Taylor's
daughter on the CBS show "Dave's World". Over the years, she continued to
enthusiastically guest star and recur on dozens of hit shows, NYPD Blue, City
Guys, Sabrina the Teenage Witch, Moesha and 3rd Rock from the Sun, to name a
For Show times and more about Family Time visit: BounceTV.com