Monday, June 17, 2024

Emmys: “Handmaid’s Tale” Actress Kelly Jenrette and Husband Actor Melvin Jackson Jr. Make the Rounds


The mega hit, “The Handmaid’s Tale” alas, did not win at the Emmys, but Emmy nominated Kelly Jenrette, she was nominated for guest stint on the series, extolled Elizabeth Moss at the recent Doris Bergman’s 9th Annual Style Lounge & Party at Fig & Olive in West Hollywood.   

Talented Kelly said that, “Working with Elisabeth Moss was a dream.  I didn’t feel like I needed to prove my worth.  From the moment she introduced herself, she was so kind and thanked me for being there.  That allowed me, as a newcomer coming into an already amazing show, to just breathe and relax.” 

Jenrette and her husband, Melvin Jackson Jr, who was also nominated for his original webs series, “The Eddie Murphy Role Is Mine, Not Yours,” made history as the first African American couple to earn Emmy nods in the same year. 

Other celebs at Bergman’s talked about event were Joely and Tricia Leigh Fisher, Khandi Alexander, Bonnie and Anita Pointer from the Pointer Sisters, Gelb Savchencko from DWTS, Lou Ferrigno and many more celebs and VIP’s perused this sought after event, hosted by Green Horizen and presented by Precious Vodka, featured tons of buzzy products.  Twisted Silver, always a celeb favorite, as well as the always popular My Saint, My Hero blessing bracelets, Sue Wong Couture and Fragrance, Nourish Modern Wellness Skin Care, Mobile White, Goldinger’s Print Tees, Rhonda Shear’s Aah Bras, Emmy’s Hope Dog Accessories, Rock Your Hair, Popsockets phone accessories, The Hollywood Trinity, Popcornopolis and VIP gift bags provided by Emmy’s Hope & Kam Shield.and more.  Lollies & Lace couture baby clothing, Porto Vino handbags and messenger bags, Zirconmania; Diamond Veneer, Beauty Kitchen bath products, all were crowded with VIP’s. 

Guests munched on Emporium Thai yummy appetizers, ate Let’s Cake, drank Filam Luxury Coffee, snacked on Junkless Granola Bars, sipped BeatBox Portable Party Punch, Hint water and Sunder sparkling beverages, and topped it off with wine from   After that, they ate a terrific lunch at this popular hot spot.  Wednesday’s Child, which highlights LA’s foster care system, was there for a pre-holiday gift drive.  Once again, classy Doris Bergman shows Hollywood how a luxury lounge is done!

Leah Sydney
Leah Sydney
Leah Sydney writes from Los Angeles for A seasoned journalist with a long history during the halcyon days of the NY Daily News, Leah is a member of the Critics Choice and Rotten Tomatoes.

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