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Jayjay Epega

Journalist/Publicist

London, Los Angeles

Jayjay Epega

A Journalist, with a solid Publicity background, established experience working in entertainment and lifestyle media.

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6 Questions For Oscar Nominated Director Timo Von Gunten

How did you get into working in film? Please give a little background about your career to date.. When I was 10 years old, I abducted my parents MiniDV camera and started playing around with it like crazy. Every hike, every trip, everything was documented. Soon I learnt about the impact of editing, even though it was very limited software available back then.
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Launch of M & S biggest ever men’s tailoring range and appointment of David Gandy as its first ever Ambassador of Tailoring

M&S Menswear held a Tailoring Talk in central London at Scarfes Bar, Rosewood Hotel. The stylish tailoring panel included M&S CEO Steve Rowe, supermodel David Gandy, uber stylist, Sarah Ann Murray and industry expert, Terry Betts, and was hosted by style icon and influencer, Jack Guinness. The Tailoring Talk panel deliberated the past, present and future of tailoring, discussed M&S customers and their input into shaping the new range, as well sharing stories on first suits and debating ultimate suiting icons.
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Jon Hamm Is A Benz Man By Jayjay Epega

Jon Hamm unveils the beautiful new Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG 4MATIC Coupe that made its debut at the New York International Auto Show…. Actor Jon Hamm has begun providing voice-overs for German car maker Mercedes, lending his sonorous, all-comforting, all-promising pitchman’s authority to its TV spots.
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MEET THE GIRL

"Tough skin, don't take rejection personally. You must love what you do... find a USP" She is described as a future forward female, innovative and inspirational ... Singer, music producer and tech girl. Her music is sculpted from guitars, music technology, vox and vintage/inthebox synths. Great future plans lay ahead for this talntd artist.
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The Luxury Channel Shines The Light Between Oceans By Jayjay Epega

Acting favourite Oscar® winner Alicia Vikander and Academy Award® nominee Michael Fassbender are the main featured talent in DreamWorks Pictures’ new film, The Light Between Oceans. It is a sumptuous, heart-breaking drama about fate, love, moral dilemmas and the lengths to which one couple will go to see their dreams realised.
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Turning Up The Glamour – One For The Boys By Jayjay Epega

The Luxury Channel attended one of the most glamorous events to hit the London Men’s Collections calendar this season. Samuel L. One For The Boys is a charity founded by Sofia Davis and chaired by Samuel L. Uniting the worlds of fashion, sport, music, food, film, comedy, television and exploration for one night only, the Fashion Ball launched the One For The Boys campaign.
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The Beaumont Hotel: Oasis in the heart of a big beating city

The Beaumont Hotel is London’s West End’s hidden jewel. Tucked in a quiet corner moments from Oxford Street’s landmark Selfridges Department Store, this wonderful discovery has had a complete transformation by its owners the famed London restaurateurs Corbin & King. On a tour of the rooms which all feel very homely, you have a feeling that a very personal touch has been made to pull the whole look so elegantly together.
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A great night for 76 The Movie at BFI LFF 2016 – Here are the pics!

Review: ’76’ First Nollywood Film to Premiere at Both Toronto and London Film Festival. http://www.thebritishblacklist.com/review-76-first-nollywood-film-to-premiere-at-both-toronto-and-london-film-festivals/
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The Incredible Artistic Journey of Lincoln Townley By Jayjay Epega

“He has captured the essence of what it is to live with addiction and he is able to do this because he has his own story of addiction and recovery” – Charlie Sheen on the work of Lincoln Townley. Charlie Sheen perfectly sums up the life and incredible artistic journey of Lincoln Townley, a prolific artist who specialises in figurative painting.
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A Fabulous L.A. Adventure

There is no better time to visit the great City of Los Angeles and to experience the glamour, than during the glorious finale of the Awards season – here are some of our fabulous highlights : With impeccable service from the staff, the tastefully classy and residential feel of the enormous rooms, which are all suites also have their own balconies and spa-like bathrooms, making you feel like you are experiencing a veritable home from home.
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A Life With John Kennedy Jr. : Rosemarie Terenzio's Fairytale Interrupted

By Jayjay Epega : Feature originally put together exclusively for. A Life With John Kennedy Jr. : RoseMarie Terenzio's Fairytale Interrupted. A man admired from near, a man admired from far. John Kennnedy Jr. was the dashing Prince of Camelot, a true heir to the fabled Kennedy throne, who lost his life all too early in 1999, leaving an unfulfilled destiny, an unfulfilled promise.
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Music Moguls – The Music Industry Legend Alan Edwards Talks Talent And PR By Jayjay Epega

Alan Edwards, CEO of Outside Organisation, has represented some of the biggest and best known names in entertainment. These include The Who, the Rolling Stones, the Spice Girls, Amy Winehouse, Michael Jackson, Robbie Williams, Naomi Campbell and the Beckhams and David Bowie. In April 2015, Alan hosted Always Print The Myth, a series of discussions which reflected on the evolving role of PR within fashion, culture, media, entertainment, sports and politics over the last 40 years, at the prestigious V&A.

About

Jayjay Epega

Jayjay is a graduate of the Annenberg School of Communications and Journalism at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. She started her career working firstly for legendary PR Michael Levine in Los Angeles, following that with working for one of the UK's most powerful players in Publicity Alan Edwards of the Outside Organisation, together with working at MTV and all the major record labels. In recent years she has turned to writing and has contributed to The Huffington Post, The Luxury Channel, CNN, Buzzfeed, OnMogul, Hollywood London & a number of other media outlets. She is also working as a Producer, developing documentaries & contributing to movie projects. Personalities and Brands she has interviewed and worked with have included Coldplay, the late George Michael, Gerard Butler, Michael Fassbender, Alicia Vikander, Luke Evans, Kevin Spacey, Giancarlo Esposito, Ice T and Coco, Matt Dillon, Charley Palmer Rothwell, Donatella Versace, Lisa Moorish, Showrunner Simon Mirren, Broadcaster & Criminologist Donal MacIntyre, African superstars Rita Dominic, Ramsey Nouah, renowned Artist Lincoln Townley and the world's best known male model David Gandy. Brands include CNN, The Dorchester Collection, GQ Men of The Year Awards, BFI London Film Festival, Turner Classic Movies, Cartoon Network, The Beaumont Hotel London, BIFA Awards, Christian Dior, Hugo Boss and Hackett.

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www.epegamedia.com

Skills

  • Arabic
  • French
  • Spanish
  • Promotions
  • Publicity
  • Social Media Management
  • Feature Writing
  • Interviews
  • Content Management