FLAVAMEN MAGAZINE ANNOUNCES BLATINO AWARDS HOST & GUEST HOSTS
Recognizes best in black and Latin gay adult entertainment media for 2009.
ATLANTA, GA (September 3, 2009)
FlavaMen Magazine proudly announces its host and co-hosts for the inaugural 2009 Blatino Awards. The Blatino Awards will take place during Atlanta Black Pride on Saturday September 5, 2009 at 9pm to midnight at Club 708 located at 708 Spring Street in Atlanta, GA.
In July, FlavaMen Magazine announced its inaugural slate of Blatino Awards nominees; recognizing ethnic clubs and promoters, adult stars and studios, films and websites by and for men of color.
Hosting the event will be America’s Next Top Model contestant and celebrity BET host, Toccara. Guest hosts include iconic Otis Mack, and drag performer Ms. Ruff n' Stuff with a special musical appearance by gay hip hop artist Anye Elite. Award presenters include Dwight Allen O’Neal of Christopher Street TV & The Future, and Ray Cunningham of BET’s College Hill & Ray's Bleu Juice.
Born in Dayton, Ohio, the vivacious and voluptuous Toccara is an American fashion model and television personality whose down-to-earth glamour has earned her many fans. While a contestant on the third season of the smash-hit UPN series America’s Next Top Model, Toccara was named "Cover Girl of the Week" five times. Currently, Toccara can be seen each night hosting BET’s Take the Cake, a new live interactive game show, and as a correspondent for BET’s popular entertainment news show, The Black Carpet. For more information about Toccara visit http://www.thefabuloustoccara.com
About the Blatino Awards
The Blatino Awards is the first annual awards ceremony produced by FlavaMen Magazine. The awards was created to recognize ethnic clubs, porn stars and websites; for and by men of color. During the summer months, members of the general public nominated those they deemed worthy recipients of the award.