“Filipinos in Hollywood” TV Reality Docuseries Launches Digitally on TikTok & Instagram 6/12/2022

A new digital-first TV show with lead Roslynn Alba Cobarrubias (1587 Founder / Lead Strategist) & guesting industry friends like DJ Franzen and Anthony “Presents” Schlander (Event Producer). The show is unscripted & spontaneous with a rotating set of Filipino artists, creatives & leaders as guested cast members like DJ Franzen (Las Vegas Top Nightlife DJ). The first of it’s kind, it is available on mobile first via TikTok, Instagram, Facebook & YouTube, with traditional broadcast quality coming soon once a solid community and audience has been built to traditional linear, cable TV, OTT streaming platforms soon. Every tear, every laugh, every mistake and every success is 100% real. Shot as an unscripted docuseries, their lives seem too good to be true – but to the faithful – they live a life that makes a person feel like they are constantly floating thru life in a higher vibration, with endless possibilities in the meta verse.

A love letter to the resilient, hard working and Filipino community that has been in America since 1587. A multi-generational immigration story of family, food, fun & perseverance. Watch the musical trailer below:

The “Filipinos in Hollywood” series focuses on professional Filipinos with decades of experience in mainstream entertainment and media. A group of friends that push one another to their fullest potential constantly, but also share a common humble history of family immigration experience that keeps them tied to supporting their families that help them “make it.” Through the sacrifices of those before them, they are now able to live with the financial freedom of time, available to travel to any location around the world at the drop of a dime to perform, produce events, shoot marketing campaigns and luxurious leisure travel. In order to always keep in positive spirits, you’ll constantly hear the group making jokes at one another or the group as a whole to keep up the energy during challenging times of flight delays, family issues, event emergencies and more.

A rags to riches story that begins with the sacrifice, disappointment and resourcefulness of their parents, leading to some of the most creative & over the top Filipino curated events, performances, content and talent from all over the world. When the “Filipino Avengers” align, you’ll not only see the glitz and glamour of behind the scenes at concert, music festival stages & red carpets around the world but you’ll also take an exclusive look into the most luxurious hotel rooms and travel destinations. With cameras always rolling and microphones on, you’ll get to look behind the curtain to see what it REALLY takes to remain positive, productive & mentally healthy as entertainers and entertainment producers in one of the toughest industries in the world. 

Shot in various parts of the world, every episode you’ll discover music produced by or featuring both prominent & emerging talent with Filipino descent like Manila Grey, Guapdad 4000, P-Lo, Kiana V, SAB, Manila Killa, KZ Tandingan, Ruby Ibarra, APL.de.ap (Black Eyed Peas), JReySoul, Inigo Pascual, Bugoy Drilon, Kolohe Kai, Eli-Mac, Yeek, Ylona Garcia, EZ Mil, Saweetie, H.E.R., Bruno Mars, Olivia Rodrigo, Maoli and many more.

“Filipinos in Hollywood” is an open love letter to the resilient, hard working and Filipino community that has been in America since 1587 and is finally getting organized to support one another for generations to come.

Executively produced by Roslynn Alba Cobarrubias, more info:

Filipina / Asian American serial entrepreneur Roslynn Alba Cobarrubias, originally from Walnut, CA, is a marketing advisor, problem solver & dot connector for brands, individuals and companies as the Founder of 1587, a talent management, marketing & events agency. Her purpose in life is to create fun & memorable experiences so that people feel understood, valued & supported, encouraging a passion to helping others succeed. Envisioning a world where everyone has the confidence to overcome obstacles and have resilience against their own limiting beliefs, her mission is to inspire every person she encounters to overcome anxiety by connecting the dots in their personal journey, eliminating self-doubt, & following their heart by investing in what they love.

Roslynn is the former ABS-CBN Global Head of Music & Talent, for media & entertainment conglomerate, ABS-CBN. During her tenure, she created & executed the strategy for launching some of the biggest artists in the Philippines like Inigo Pascual & Kiana V into the international music industry. She currently consults as the lead strategist of MYX, the biggest platform spotlighting the next generation of Filipino artists, creatives & talent through TV shows, movies & original content. The multi-media entertainment platform includes the MYX.Global website, MYXTV & MYXRADIO on Dash Radio throughout the globe. MYXTV is a cable/satellite TV global network available in over 20M homes via distributors like DirecTV, Spectrum, OTT mobile apps like iWantTFC, while MYXRADIO is distributed to 12M+ monthly listeners over 50 partners via Dash Radio including their mobile app, connected cars , smart TVs & dashradio.com.

Roslynn has personally produced over 500 live events & editorial programs with artists and brands like Justin Timberlake, Jay-Z, Rihanna, Bruno Mars, Justin Bieber, Drake, Miguel, Kendrick Lamar, Eminem, John Legend, AT&T, Budweiser, Coca Cola & Wendy’s. She previously helped launch and market MySpace.com & MySpace Music across the globe since it’s start up stage, where she spent a decade there as the Head of Artist Relations & Integrated Marketing, helping to launch MySpace Latino, Mexico & UK. She remained on staff during both sales to Fox for $580M & Specific Media for $35M with Justin Timberlake as investor.

Roslynn has been named one of Billboard Magazine’s Top 30 Music Industry Professionals alongside Spotify Founder Daniel Ek & Justin Bieber’s manager Scooter Braun, The Source Magazine’s Power 30 alongside Diddy/Russell Simmons. She was most recently featured in Forbes, as the Co-Founder/Chief Marketing Officer of mydiveo, the largest network of video resumes in the world, that was acquired for $7.4 million by a top video & programmatic ad network. Through the sharing of talent discovery video profiles known as ‘diveos,’ mydiveo helped artists, individuals & brands collaborate, and assisted companies like America’s Got Talent & the White House AAPI find, book & hire talent.

In her spare time, she loves to motivate the youth through speaking at events like Tedx, SXSW, Google’s Phil Dev Summit, TFCU & UCLA, while also helping to produce community events like the LA Clippers Filipino Heritage Night, Black History Night & Chinese Heritage Night.

PRESS:
Forbes “Mydiveo (Co-founded by Roslynn Alba Cobarrubias) Provides A Mobile Portfolio Platform For Artists, Transforming Talent Discovery”

Mind Money Balance “Introducing Filipina Millionaire Monday ft. Roslynn Alba Cobarrubias

Short Story Long Podcast feature on Roslynn Alba Cobarrubias, hosted by MTV star Drama (Young&Reckless Founder)

See sample links of her TV & event productions and features below:

Making it in America TV Show (Executive Producer 2 Seasons)
Jollibee Digital Viral Video ft. APL (Black Eyed Peas), Guapdad 4000 & P-Lo
Filipino Heritage Night ft. Jo Koy, Ez Mil, AJ Rafael & more (LIVE Event & Post Content Highlight Video)
Amazon 24×24 Episode starring Roslynn Alba Cobarrubias
EZ Mil “Panalo” ASAP Natin To TV Performance Video (Producer)
Guapdad 4000 “Chicken Adobo” Music Video (Producer)
-Tedx “How To Create an Engaging & Powerful Video” Talk (Speaker)

Website: www.roslynnc.com

Instagram: @roslynnc | 13,600 followers
YouTube: @roslynnc | 7,650 followers
Twitter: @roslynn | 4,716 followers
TikTok: @roslynnc | 1,043 likes

Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Weekend at the LA County Fair at the Fairplex in Pomona, CA 5/21 & 5/22 (Discounted Tix Here)

May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, a period that is used to recognize the contributions and influence of Asian Americans and Pacific Islander Americans to the history, culture, and achievements of the United States. Come join us for a tribute to AAPI excellence at THE COMMUNITY STAGE inside the fair from 1-7P featuring:

  • Live culture & musical performances
  • Live cultural dance performances
  • Featured DJs
  • AAPI Cultural Organization Informational Bootha
  • Food vendors & more!

Visit www.lacountyfair.com/api to get discounted tickets for family & friends! Only $10 for adults and $8 for kids with the password code API2022. Ticket admission gets free access to all the performances as well as entrance to the fair where you can enjoy yummy food, fun games, rides & everything the LA County Fair has to offer! The fair is open on the weeekends from 11A-11P.

SATURDAY 5/21 PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE: (The Community Stage)

1-145PHalau Hula a Kawika laua o Leinani aka Da Hula StudioHawaiian & Polynesian Hula Dance Under the Direction Of Kumu Kawika and Leinani Viloria
2-230PAdvance Martial Arts AcademyChinese Martial Arts & Kung Fu
230-3PViet Cam DanceVietnamese Traditional Dance
3-345PKishin DaikoJapanese Taiko Drums
4-430PLan Nartthasin Thai Dance Group L.AThai Cultural Dance
5-530PLA Bollywood EntertainmentBollywood dance set combining different Indian styles like folk, classical & contemporary.
530-7PUrbanAsian ft. DJ UpsideDown, Peter Madana & Happy SinghIndian punjabi, bhangra & Hip Hop DJ sets & musical performance, curated by UrbanAsian, #1 SouthAsian entertainment website.

SUNDAY 5/22 PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE: (The Community Stage)

1-145PKAYPAKorean American Youth Performing Artists
2-245PMatsutoyo Kai MinyoJapanese Folk Music & Dance Group
3-345PSamahan DanceFilipino Cultural Dance
4-445PIsland Block Party ft. Hālau Na Pua LehuaPolynesian Dance Group ft Hawaiian, Maori, Tahitian, Tongan & Samoan dances, hosted by leading Islander entertainment platform, Island Block Ent.
5-545PWEL-JVG USA Steam CenterVarious Chinese cultural performances.
6-7PRooted Band All Asian American youth band.

Featured AAPI Informational Organizational Booths:

FilAm ARTSOrganization to advancing Filipino-American artists and culture.
Center for the Pacific Asian FamilyCPAF’s mission is to build healthy and safe communities by addressing the root causes and consequences of family violence and violence against women.
Rowland Heights Chinese AssociationOrganization focused on promoting Chinese-American multicultural heritages & maintaining unity in the community
SoCal Pacific Islander COVID-19 Response TeamOrganization providing health related information & support to the NHPI community.

See below map and onsite to locate THE COMMUNITY STAGE by the Yellow Gate entrance and food vendors!

Visit www.lacountyfair.com/api to get discounted tickets for family & friends! Only $10 for adults and $8 for kids. Only $10 for adults and $8 for kids with the password code API2022. Ticket admission gets free access to all the performances as well as entrance to the fair where you can enjoy yummy food, fun games, rides & everything the LA County Fair has to offer! The weekend hours of the fair is 11A-11P.

www.lacountyfair.com

You’ll also get to enjoy an indie music festival called NEXTFEST LA throughout all of May with LIVE performances on various stages throughout the fair. On Saturday May 7, MYX will curate THE LAGOON STAGE with a group of talented FilAm artists and DJs performing on the MYXtape stage like AJ Rafael, Nieman, LARRENWONG, Nievera, Nico Blitz & DJ KZA. Hosted by Nico Blitz & Jackie Ramirez of the MEXIPINO Podcast.

http://www.nextfestla..com

Saturday May 7, 2022 NEXTFEST MYXtape Schedule:

3PDJ KZA (DJ Set)DJ KZA is an open format DJ and multimedia artist from San Diego, CA that is known for his popular Twitch livestream shows. He has DJ’d in venues across the West Coast like Arena K-Town in Los Angeles/San Francisco, Rebfest in Las Vegas and Beachhouse in San Diego.
330PNieveraNievera is a critically acclaimed singer/songwriter/producer/musician originally from the Philippines.  He moved to California to work with other artists and to share his music with a new, international audience. Watch the live performance of “Home” above and the music video below:
5PDJ KZA (DJ Set)
530PLARRENWONGLARRENWONG is a self-taught vocalist, multi-instrumentalist, producer, and songwriter from Union City, CA. The child of a Filipino immigrant mother and African-American father, Larren has a diverse, rich ethnic history. His grandfather, a big band jazz leader and flautist in the New York Philharmonic was an early musical role model for Larren, despite being hard to impress.
7PNico Blitz (DJ Set)Virally known on TikTok and Twitch, Nico Blitz is a sought after DJ, host, & events producer.  Nico is the founder of the “Yee The Party” series and the “Nico Blitz” Podcast, airing weekly on YouTube & MYX, interviewing artists like Rich Brian, MBNel, Phil Tayag (Swagpitt), SoSuperSam, P-Lo & more. He also co-hosts the popular MEXIPINO podcast, breaking Boundaries in the Mexican and Filipino American cultures with co-host Jackie Ramirez. In his spare time, he is the radio producer for the nationally syndicated radio show The Bootleg Kev, and is the Co-Founder of the SARI NOT SARI campaign, that helped raised money for victims of the recent typhoons in the Philippines.
730PNiemanNIEMAN is an R&B/Pop singer/songwriter based out of Los Angeles County. With millions of streams on Spotify, Nieman’s music captures his unique blend of classic RnB storytelling with an Alt-Pop sound. His single “Why Do I Still?,” from his second E.P. , “Palette,” was featured on the top 10 on Spotify U.S. Viral 50 Charts, making an appearance on Billboard.com.
9P AJ RafaelAJ Rafael is a popular singer/songwriter & content creator with over 1M subscribers on YouTube, and over 600,000 followers on TikTok. AJ was recognized as aFil-Am Game Changer by the City of Los Angeles in 2017. His debut album, Red Roses, charted on Billboard and at #4 on the Pop iTunes Charts. AJ is also active in the theatre world, working with renowned companies such as East West Players and American Repertory Theatre
930PNico Blitz (DJ Set)

See highlight video from the last 626 MYXtape below:

Don’t miss out on the biggest fair of the summer, get your tickets NOW at www.lacountyfair.com.

LA Clippers & MYX Filipino Heritage Night ft. Jo Koy, Guapdad 4000, Ez Mil, AJ Rafael, Jay R & Keith Pedro

ROS. Marketing team co-produced the annual LA Clippers Filipino Heritage Night once again with MYX and the LA Clippers Game Entertainment Team. Here are some highlights from the event, following the success of past events with Manny Pacquiao and APL (Black Eyed Peas), 2022 was filled with stars and smiles. See the highlight video edited by Eric “Tex” Smith below:

Jo Koy was a special surprise guest at the LA Clippers Filipino Heritage Night, co-produced with  @MYX Global  . He talked about his upcoming Steven Spielberg produced movie, “Easter Sunday” out on 8/5, his ABC Network TV show “Josep,” and selling out 2 days at the Forum again to tape his 4th Netflix special. He continues the “Funny is Funny” world tour this year with stops in Dubai alongside across the United States. He joined  @Ez Mil  &  @AJ Rafael  for a fun T-shirt toss for the fans.

Fresh off a sold-out US tour with Wale & Canadian tour with @MANILA GREY and @P-Lo , @Guapdad 4000 performed at halftime for the LA Clippers Filipino Heritage Night. He performed the songs “I Need Bands,” new song “Black Iverson,” “Costa Rica,” “Chicken Adobo” & “Money” with the Clipper Spirit dancers. Post performance, Guap joined Jo Koy on court for a few photos.

Ez Mil joined LA Clippers Filipino Heritage Night while he was in town shooting his latest music video. He joined @Jo Koy ,@AJ Rafael & @keithpedrocomedy on court for a special T-shirt toss to the fans and helped kick off the Dance Cam with the hosts. In the players tunnel, Jo Koy told Ez Mil he’s a fan of his music and he got to hang with @Guapdad 4000, last year Ez Mil rapped over Guapdad x Rick Ross “How Many” instrumental on @Power 106 Los Angeles.

Philippines King of R&B, Jay R, sang the National Anthem in his own unique way that had people cheering throughout the rendition.

Follow and stay posted on future Filipino Heritage Nights at: www.myx.global/filipinoheritagenight

Watch the full Jo Koy interview below:

Bel-Air New TV Show Based off The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Airing on Peacock After Super Bowl

Bel-Air on Peacock imagines The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air into a new drama on Will’s complicated journey from the streets of West Philadelphia to the gated mansions of Bel-Air. As these two worlds collide, Will navigates conflicts, emotions & biases of a world far different from the only one he’s ever known. Executively produced by @willsmith & original TV show producers @QuincyJones & #BennyMedina. Enjoyed the screening of the first episode that will air on @peacocktv Sunday after the #SuperBowl. The original is one of my favorite shows & happy this generation can experience it again with this series x the original.❤️ Watch the trailer below:

Thx @lovemadevents & @tammylovemade for the invite into this beautiful home x event.

USC Mens Hoops x MYX Filipino Heritage Night ft. Ruby Ibarra & Fil Am Player Boogie Ellis

The ROS. Marketing team booked Ruby Ibarra to perform for MYX x USC at their very first Filipino Heritage Night that featured Ruby Ibarra performing at halftime. Ranella Ferrer sang the national anthem before the game began. Watch the highlight video below from the event, shot & edited by Eric “Tex” Smith.

See photos below by @VaronP

Fans were also treated to a season-high scoring of Fil-Am USC Mens point guard that night. Watch the interview with him and his mom below where he talks about the special night:

See highlight photos below:

MYX & USC Mens Hoops Filipino Heritage Celebration, Watch Ruby Ibarra Perform, FilAm Player Boogie Ellis & Get Special Shirt 1/29

USC Athletics just announced that the USC Mens Basketball team will have a Filipino Heritage Celebration with MYX on Saturday January 29, 2022 at 4P against Pac12 team, Cal Berkeley. Get tix HERE to join other MYXers at the event & share with your family and friends! 

Fil-Am USC Mens Basketball Junior Point Guard sat down with MYX alongside his mom, Rowiena Simpson and grandmother, Corazon Simpson to discuss the upcoming night, his focus right now and opportunity to play for his community. 

The celebration will feature a special performance by Bay Area hip hop artist, producer & scientist, Ruby Ibarra

You can purchase your tickets here before they sell out on this special discounted group link will include a special USC Filipino themed t-shirt in the University of Southern California’s legendary cardinal and gold colors. 

Originally from San Diego, CA, USC point guard with Black and Filipino heritage, Boogie Ellis, has been impressing audiences with his talent. He dropped 20 points in the opener and has been a force on the court since. Witness the phenom and spend a night celebrating Filipino heritage with music and basketball with fellow MYXers, Trojans & fans in LA and those coming in to celebrate. Each ticket purchased here will receive one ticket and one shirt. 

ABOUT BOOGIE ELLIS:

Junior Rejean “Boogie” Ellis is a 6-3, 185-pound guard who transferred to USC after two seasons of playing at Memphis, where he was named the American Athletic Conference Co-Sixth Man of the Year in 2021.  Ellis.  He has shown the ability to score by driving into the paint and from beyond the three-point arc and is a strong defender.

BEFORE USC:  2020-21: Ellis played in all 28 games for Memphis, making 15 starts, and averaging 10.2 points per game en route to being named AAC Co-Sixth Man of the Year.  He made 51 three-point baskets and hit at a 38.6 percent from beyond the arc.  Ellis finished third on the team in scoring and second in three-point baskets made.  He became a starter in February and averaged 12.3 points in Memphis’ final 13 games.  He scored 20 or more points three times, including a career-high 27 points in a loss to No. 7 Houston in the AAC Tournament on March 13, making 5 of 8 from three-point range.  He was named to the AAC All-Tournament team. He made three or more three-pointers in a game six times, including tying a career-best with six makes vs. Saint Mary’s on Nov. 25, finishing with 24 points in the season opener.  Ellis scored a team-high 23 points in Memphis’ 77-65 NIT championship victory over Mississippi State on March 28.

2019-20: During his freshman season, Ellis started 27 of 31 games and averaged 8.0 points and 3.3 rebounds.  He finished third on the team with 36 three-pointers made and was second on the team with 39 steals.  He scored a season-best 22 points and made six three-pointers vs. UIC on Nov. 8.  He had a career-best five steals in back-to-back games, first on Nov. 16 vs. Alcorn State and then on Nov. 20 vs. Little Rock.  In the Barclays Center Classic in Brooklyn on Nov. 28, he scored 21 points on 7 of 11 shooting in a win over North Carolina State. Ellis averaged 11.3 points and 4.0 rebounds during the team’s 2019 foreign tour to the Bahamas.

HIGH SCHOOL:  Ellis graduated from San Diego Mission Bay High in 2019 as the No. 32 overall recruit according to 247Sports.com. He averaged 18.3 points as a senior.  As a junior at Mission Bay High, Ellis averaged 24 points, 6 rebounds and 6 assists and was named the San Diego Section Player of the Year. He led his team to the 2018 Open Division title by scoring 34 points vs. Torrey Pines. He led his team to an 18-13 record as a senior and narrowly missed out on repeating as San Diego Section Player of the Year. He averaged 17.2 points and made 46.0 percent of her shots on the 2018 NIKE EYBL Circuit.

PERSONAL – Boogie was born on December 21, 2000 in San Diego, California. His mother’s name is Rowiena Simpson, (she is mixed Black & Filipino) and his father is Rejean Tremaine Ellis and he has four siblings. His favorite musical artists are Drake and Lil Uzi and his favorite movie is “He Got Game.” His sports hero is Kobe Bryant. Someday he would like to travel to Cabo, Mexico as his favorite food is Mexican. He is a Communication major at USC.

Cheer Boogie Ellis and the USC Trojan Mens Basketball Team, purchase tickets here.

Sacramento Kings Asian American Pacific Islander Night ft. TRYBE, Aloha by Hand & Sacramento Mandarins 12/8/21

Sacramento Kings Asian American Pacific Islander Night ft. TRYBE, Aloha by Hand & Sacramento Mandarins 12/8/21, booked by ROS. Marketing.

TRYBE choreographed by Phil Tayag @swagpitt @trybeportal

Aloha by Hand performing the Samoan Sasa @TeIhiOTeAraNui

Sacramento Mandarins performing with Japanese Okedo Daiko Drums  @Sacramento Mandarins 

Operation Osette Twitch DJ Fundraising Raid for Philippines Typhoon Relief

Tune in 12/28 & 12/29 11A-11P PDT with MYX. To donate, visit www.myx.global/afi & watch the stream on the channels below, hosted by Franboogie.

Donations can be made here on Tiltify to ABS-CBN Foundation International to provide food, water, shelter, health packs & more to the victims in various areas of the Philippines in need.

12/28 Tuesday
11A @milesmedina | twitch.tv/milesmedina
12P @djumami | twitch.tv/djumami
1P @genehov | twitch.tv/genehov
2P @djremark | twitch.tv/djremark
3P @realdjyoshi | twitch.tv/realdjyoshi
4P @frandalaybay | twitch.tv/djfranzen
5P @shortkut | twitch.tv/shortkut
6P @heavyrotationfm | twitch.tv/myxglobal
7P @nicoakablitz | twitch.tv/nicoakablitz
8P @jaynerio | twitch.tv/jaynerio
9P @djshowtime | twitch.tv/djshowtime
10P @djphlipz | twitch.tv/djphlipz

12/29 Wednesday
11A @djraydomingo | twitch.tv/djraydomingo
12P @dj.miamor | twitch.tv/djmiamor
1P @aemvibez | twitch.tv/inkfat
2P @zhaldee | twitch.tv/zhaldee
3P @djchrispalacio | twitch.tv/djchrispalacio
4P @iama_ron | twitch.tv/iama_ron
5P @DJ.FBM | twitch.tv/djfbm
6P @hedspin | twitch.tv/djhedspin
7P @djneilarmstrong | twitch.tv/djneilarmstrong
8P @djeman | twitch.tv/djeman
9P @cutso | twitch.tv/cuttycutso
10P @djekspoe | twitch.tv/djekspoe
11P @thisisrcade | twitch.tv/rcade

#HELP4PH #OdettePH

NHL LA Kings Filipino Heritage Night ft. Miles Brown, DJ E-Rock, Nico Blitz, Jeserey , Larren Wong+

he LA Kings celebrated their first Filipino Heritage Night by turning the center into a fun house party with FilAm DJs E-Rock and Nico Blitz taking turns DJing during the periods, Jeserey sang a beautiful rendition of the National Anthem, GRAMMY nominated DJ Flict rode the Zamboni and was recognized during the game while Blackish actor, Miles Brown, was interviewed pre-game with his Filipina and Mexican mom, Cyndee Brown.

Special guests like Marisa Pizarro, SVP of A&R at Def Jam, Byron Atienza, VP of Digital at Capitol Records, Christian Gopez of FilAmNationSelect, Zeena Koda of North Face and Jason Lustina of SoCalFilipinos also celebrated their Filipino heritage by attending. Pre-game performance by the Kings drumline and LA City Breakers.

Post game, artists like Larren Wong and DJ Flict took to the rink to show off their ice skating skills. Watch the highlight video here & see more photos from the event here on MYX: