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Juicy Jawns: AMC Show Makes "Love Letter to Philly"

February 25, 2020
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THE PHILLY BASED SHOW “DISPATCHES FROM ELSEWHERE” STARRING JASON SEGEL PREMIERES THIS WEEKEND ON AMC AND THE CAST PUT TOGETHER A “LOVE LETTER” TO OUR CITY ABOUT WHY THEY DECIDED TO SHOOT HERE.

ESTERDAY WAS KOBE BRYANT'S CELEBRATION OF LIFE CEREMONY AT THE STAPLES CENTER IN LOS ANGELES. BEYONCE SANG “HALO” AND ATHLETES AND CELEBRITIES GAVE SPEECHES, INCLUDING KOBE’S WIFE VANESSA. SHE SPOKE IN DEPTH FOR OVER 20 MINUTES ABOUT KOBE AND THEIR DAUGHTER GIANNA. VANESSA MADE THE CROWD GASP WHEN SHE TOLD THEM ONE THING IN PARTICULAR...THAT KOBE LOVED HER SO MUCH HE BOUGHT HER THE BLUE DRESS ACTRESS RACHEL MCADAMS WORE IN THE MOVIE THE NOTEBOOK BECAUSE, “IT’S WHEN ALLIE CAME BACK TO NOAH.”

AFTER KOBE’S CEREMONY, NEWS BROKE THAT VANESSA BYANT IS SUING THE COMPANY THAT OWNED THE HELICOPTER THEY CRASHED IN. THE SUIT CLAIMS THE COMPANY VIOLATED RULES ABOUT FLYING UNDER CERTAIN CONDITIONS AND THAT THE PILOT WHO WAS ALSO KILLED, WAS NEGLIGENT. 

MICHAEL JORDAN ALSO SPOKE ABOUT KOBE.