Beverly Hills was the location as tons of paparazzi lined up for hours before the press conference
party to get a shot of Super Model/Actor/BET host and Rapper, Sam Sarpong who was going to
be honored at the 2013 Awards For Men Style Fashion Magazine as “Star of the Year”. Men
Style Fashion which is one of the top fashion magazine’s and sites in the world out of Europe
along with BMW Beverly Hills and Ear Bombz honored Sarpong as their “Star of the Year”.
Sarpong who has had an incredible 2013, plays one of the leads in the up coming show “Average
Dad” and has 6 films due out by summer 2014, including “Crossed the Line” in which he plays
the male lead opposite Ice T. He just wrapped the pilot “Taylor’d Problems”, the show is about
an NFL star in which he plays a fast talking agent. Sarpong describes it as being the new
Entourage and “I’m a nicer version of Ari”.
This year Sam also presented best international act Africa and UK at the 2013 BET awards as
well as co-hosting their Oscar Special with Access Hollywood Star Shaun Robinson. Sam was
also a presenter at the Sag\Aftra Icon Action Awards. Men Style’s Senior Editor said, “There are
a lot of sayer’s in this industry but actions speaks louder than words and Sam Sarpong shows us
how for Men Style Fashion.”
On the fashion side, Sarpong also received an “Icon in Fashion” award earlier this year at the
BEFFTA Awards in the UK. He also recently signed as the new celebrity Spokesperson for
Bulova new watch Caravelle New York and will appear in print ads next year.
Sam pulled up to the this exclusive party in a 2014 BMW i3 which he became the first driver in
the US to actually hit the streets with the car. The car has not even been priced in the US. The
party which was held at Fatty’s Bar and Restaurant in Beverly hills had a very tight VIP guest list
which included Superman producer Ilya Silkind, Director Ken Kokin, Dolce Gabbana Super
Model Christian Monzon, Parenthood star Brooklyn Mclinn, actress Lauren Pennington from the
hit show “It’s always sunny in Philadelphia” and who also plays’s Sam’s girlfriend in “Crossed
The event was a great night which concluded with Ryan Nix Bay Productions President Adam
Cook presenting Sarpong with his award, which was followed by a very heart felt and emotional
speech by Sarpong who thanked everyone who made his dreams possible. Press also got to see a
sample of Sarpong’s up coming Reality\Documentary Show which deals with the ups and downs
of the entertainment. The trailer looks amazing.
Next up for Sam next month he starts shooting the Feature Film “Battered” in which he plays a
baseball star and he will also release his highly anticipated single “Boy London” from his up
coming album next year titled “Lose My Mind”.
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