The nominees for the 2012/13 Thespian Spirit Awards (now in its third year) will be revealed this Friday, Feb. 15, with the announcement of winners scheduled for next Monday, March 4. Honoring the most outstanding performers in Jamaican theatre in the past year, the Thespies boasts some eight categories, including the highly coveted Acting Ensemble award.
Bolt’s Hoop Dreams
The annual Sprint NBA All-Star Celebrity Game annually attracts a galaxy of superstars from the realms of music, film and TV. For the first time, an Olympic sprinting legend (Jamaica’s Usain Bolt) will take to the court to showcase his b-ball abilities during the extravaganza, along with the likes of crooner Ne-Yo, rapper Drake, America’s Got Talent host Nick Cannon, comedian Kevin Hart, actor Josh Hutcherson (The Hunger Games), rap icon Common and R&B star Trey Songz, among others. Tune in to see the World’s Fastest Man in action live on ESPN, starting at 7pm at the Sprint Arena on Friday, Feb. 15, during NBA All-Star Jam Session at the George R. Brown Convention Centre in Houston.