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Meet our Contributors - Heart Of Hollywood Magazine

Updated: Jan 17, 2023


Bilingual communications expert Sandy Rodriguez writes on topics ranging from finance to entertainment for different media outlets in both the U.S. and Mexico. She appears as a host in videos for lifestyle website En Cinco and multimedia company Heart of Hollywood Motion Pictures.

Sandy is a former editorial coordinator for Mexican newspaper Reforma, one of the most influential publications in Latin America, and has translated tens of books from English to Spanish for major publishing houses. These include medical, self-help, and business books, novels, and titles focused on spirituality or personal growth by popular authors such as Louise Hay, Nick Vujicic, and Neale Donald Walsch.

Multifaceted Sandy, who once took part in a prestigious fellowship program for international journalists at Seoul National University in South Korea, currently lives in Los Angeles, where she works as a certified court interpreter. She is a fitness enthusiast, burgeoning artist, and amateur winemaker. As the author of motivational book Choose to Prevail, she is a member of ISLA, the International Society of Latino Authors.

Choose to Prevail is a finalist in the Best Health & Wellness Book category of the International Latino Book Awards, produced by Empowering Latino Futures, a nonprofit organization co-founded in 1997 by actor Edward James Olmos and Kirk Whisler, board member of the National Latino Media Council. The awards ceremony will be held in October.

Sandy is the editor of Heart Of Hollywood Magazine.





Doly Mallet is a writer, journalist, and film critic who has collaborated with various media outlets such as the Reforma newspaper (Mexico), GQ, Empire, Vanity Fair, Cosmopolitan, Seventeen, and Heart Of Hollywood Magazine. She holds a Master’s Degree in Media from The New School in New York and a Postgraduate Degree in Film Criticism from The University of Melbourne in Australia. Doly wrote a young adult novel, Silvana, la verdad de and two non-fiction essays, the bestselling Mordiendo Manzanas y Besando Sapos, published by Grijalbo, followed by Tu Galán de Película, from the same publisher. She has lived in New York for almost nine years but considers herself a nomad at heart. Her hobbies are painting, dancing, reading, exercise, and walking in nature. Doly loves a good night’s sleep, coffee, cheese, chocolate, and dogs.





Keith W. Strandberg has written about luxury goods, motorcycles, China travel and culture, and timepieces in many different publications for over 25 years. One of the only international journalists living in Switzerland, Strandberg has written for the trade extensively, as well as for mainstream publications like Variety, The New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, United Airlines’ Hemispheres, Men’s Vogue, USA Today, Tennis, and many more.



Katrenia G. Busch is a film critic for Hollywood Weekly Magazine, a celebrity interviewer and writer for Heart Of Hollywood Magazine, a journal reviewer for the American Psychological Association, as well as a reviewer for Prospectus: A Literary Offering, and has worked as an editor and journalist. Some of her published works can be found in The Screeched Owl, The Chamber Magazine, Literature Today, Westward Quarterly, Trouvaille Review, and Police Writers, among others.

Katrenia is a moderator and page manager of the Facebook Poetry Society, yielding 80k members. She also has an extensive background in both law enforcement and nursing. She serves as a mentor for the Web of Science Academy for Researcher/Reviewers. Her Publons profile can be found here:



Aaron Marcus has been a full-time actor and commercial model for 36+ years, with over 1,290 jobs to his credit. He was cast in the soon-to-be-released Netflix feature White Noise, the HBO miniseries We Own This City, A Man Called Otto (with Tom Hanks), and the ABC pilot Heart of Life. He worked on the feature Irresistible, Amazon show Thespian (recurring), Netflix show House of Cards (recurring), Gotham, Mr. Robot, Do No Harm, Law & Order: CI, and The Wire, to name a few projects.

He is also the author of How to Become a Successful Actor and Model. You can read more about his work and book at Aaron has offered his Book the Job seminar over 800 times, on three different continents. He saves five days each month to privately mentor people online and help them break into the industry or advance their career. Find info at He also created an incredibly helpful acting and modeling quick tips channel with 260 free quick tip videos. Subscribe today at

Get on Aaron’s mailing list and receive acting and modeling information (including auditions and jobs) at



Tammy Reese began her career as a theater actress performing in 60 live stage shows a year with The Media Unit TV and Stage Production Company. She also directed the weekly live TV show Rough Times Live.

Eventually she went to Empire State College to obtain her degree in media studies. After graduation, she did more theater and wrote and produced her own videos to spread awareness on social issues through the arts.

Her company, Visionary Minds Public Relations and Media, came about as a way to showcase visionaries on social media for the inspirational work that they do. Then she began to collaborate with other creatives to co-host and co-produce the Visionary Minds TV show.

She is currently killing it in the multimedia/digital media space as podcast co-host for Digital Media Insights and the New York Women in Film and Television podcast. Tammy is also a celebrity interviewer and has interviewed many major stars, including Donell Jones, Meagan Good Franklin, Leon, Nelly, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Christopher Play Martin, Mick Garris, Marion Ramsey, Claudia Wells, Carmen Electra, Omar Epps, Ginuwine, Serayah, Courtney Kemp, Carl Anthony Payne, Richard Grieco, Miko Hughes, Heather Langenkamp, Tony Todd, and many more.

In 2019, she received the WCNY/PBS Makers: Women Who Make America Award, and, in 2018, the 40 Under Forty Award.

As a member of the press, she has covered Black Music Honors, Urban One Honors, the Oscars, Sundance, Tribeca Film Festival, New Jersey Horror Con, NYC Hip Hop Film Festival, NYC Horror Film Festival, and more.





Karla Silva is a connector. A consultant and strategy expert focused on building alliances in the development, investment and business world, both locally in the USA and internationally, particularly in Mexico.

She has a degree in communications from Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico and after moving to Los Angeles to continue her studies, she opened a Design & Production company and for 20 years, catered to the music/entertainment industry with clients such as: Univision, BMG, Sony Music, Fonovisa, EMI, among others.

She is the President and founder of Monarks Strategic Alliances, LLC. Her ability to develop long lasting relationships based on providing value and trust has always been one of her strongest qualities. She transitioned from the creative and entertainment world into the investment and development industry, where she saw the growing need for housing, financial education and building green. Karla is a business consultant. An investor and public relations for development firms that focuses on Circular Urban development, where she brings funding, valuable partners and strategic alliances to develop or repurpose real estate projects with the Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) criteria and LEED standards.

Mother of two, her children are the main reason she continues supporting and promoting organizations that are making a difference. She is an active member of multiple community groups and support organizations such as: US – Mexico Chamber of Commerce, Mundo Maya Foundation, Tierra Blanca Arts Center, Red Global de Mexico-Los Angeles Chapter, among others.







Born in San Diego in 1947, Ernie has been a creative talent, enjoying rocket science, model airplanes, r/c airplanes, sports including beach or sand volleyball, photography, chemistry and physics. He holds a B.A. and Ph.D. from UC San Diego in Applied Physics. He enjoyed a 34 year long career in high technology at Burroughs Corp., Wang Labs, and Applied Micro (AMCC). He retired in 2014 and turned his attention to full-time photography. In the process, he has met many in the entertainment and fashion industry, including the staff at Heart of Hollywood. He is happily married, has 2 sons and 3 granddaughters. He enjoys spending time with both sports photography including surfing, cycling and beach volleyball. He has expanded his interests to fashion, portraits and swimwear photography. Some have offered the label celebrity photographer and world class photographer in describing or introducing him at various events.



"Claudia is a photographer and journalist based in Los Angeles, California, and she has a studio in Santa Monica. She has worked within the entertainment industry in Los Angeles for a number of years.

Claudia was born and raised in Brazil,

and has been in the US for over 20 years now, mostly in California. She has two grown sons, one grown husband, and one old dog. Claudia loves oil painting, skateboarding, snowboarding, scuba diving, learning new stuff, and traveling, and hopes she’ll have more time for all of those things eventually."



Dempsey Gibson is a writer, singer, actor, producer, voiceover artist and drummer originally from Kannapolis, NC.

Always a huge fan of television and film Dempsey began writing and creating his own work in 2012. His first foray into television was a male version of HBO’s “Sex in The City” he called “The Dearly Departed”. Buoyed by the local success of his first creation Dempsey began writing in earnest. Over the next six years Dempsey wrote and created eight television shows, two feature films and one documentary series.

From 2014 to 2018 Dempsey was sole caregiver to his beloved mother, Hazel. After her passing in the summer of 2018 Dempsey prepared to follow his dream of moving west, officially becoming an LA resident in October of 2020.

Since his arrival in California Dempsey has optioned his comedy series “Inherent Problems” to a production company in Burbank, sold a horror script he co-wrote, “Spaghetti”, to LA based film company Skinfly Productions where its now in post production and attached by LOI industry notables Carrie Keagan and Denzel Whittaker to his documentary series “Love In Black and White”!



Tammie has been a Photographer and photographing for 15 years capturing many different events and people. Her main areas of Photography are Events, Red Carpet Award Shows and Photo Shoots. She's committed to meeting those needs and capturing quality images and having fun at the same time. Her photography website is called "Capturing the Moments" because she loves capturing the moments with people who have a love for entertainment, art, nature, and family.

The excitement of the capture and the creation of a memorable moment in time is her thrill and the blessing that photography brings. Within those moments are opportunities for thought, remembrances of places, smells, feelings and more. Relying on the sight of her eyes through a small lens, finding that special moment that is captured for a lifetime, has always been her passion. As a photographer, she seeks those things, places or people that tell a story. With experience, she enjoys seeing the vast number of possibilities in the world of photography." Capturing images and memories is a passion for her, not a job. And her philosophy and thought is Cameras don't take pictures, Photographers do. Cameras are just another artist's tool. The single most important component of a camera is the "person" behind it. When it comes to actually interacting with her subject or talent, she is all "heart". She makes her subjects feel relaxed and comfortable and gives them lots of encouraging compliments, and tells them how excited she is to work with them. Her number one goal is to convey to the people that she's photographing that she's ensuring to capture their BEST image.

In addition to her work as a Photographer, she's been working in the TV/Film Industry since 2012, thanks to Atlanta's growth in the Television and Film industry, working as a Background Actor (Extra), Stand-In for Actresses and in front of the camera as Talent. Also working behind the scenes as a BTS Photographer for events. She has also had roles as a "Photographer" on many Television shows filmed here in the Atlanta Metro area.


Phone: 770-634-7251


Instagram: CameraGirl1214

Twitter: CameraGirl 1214

Facebook: Capturing The Moments Photography


I am a working actor, film director, producer and music manager in Los Angeles. I've toured the world with some of the biggest musical artists of our time.

I am a very curious soul and I love people and finding out what they do and how they do it.

I love discovering the treasure within each of our souls that we all possess and helping people realize that they can truly accomplish and fulfill their dreams. That brings me much joy because If I can do it, anyone can do it.





Jessica Ross is an award-winning actress and reporter, appearing on television and in films; she has also written for several fashion blogs, and been on reality TV.

Jessica has been featured on Indie Activity, Action Magazine, Heart of Hollywood, JAMO Magazine, The Actors 2020 Podcast, Entertainment Network Live, Voyage LA, Flicks Daily, Juwai, It Can By You, Livin Style Magazine, Buzzfeed, CBS, and many more.

Recent projects include the cover of Center Stage Magazine, Best Comedy winner Hollywood Unexpected airing on the Jul-TV Network, Apple TV, Roku, YouTube, and other streaming platforms, as well as a starring role in the upcoming suspense thriller, Mr. Smith.


EPK/Portfolio :



Nicole Goesseringer Muj is the founder who specializes in international entertainment, lifestyle and cultural clients. Ms. Muj is also involved in booking A-list Western music artists and celebrities in Europe, Latin America and Asia. Previously, she served as Associate Director, Worldwide Publicity, E! Networks, and held senior-level positions at LA-based mPRm Public Relations and Comspan Communications. A seasoned writer who is passionate about travel, global film and luxury brands, Ms. Muj is a frequent contributor to Destination Luxury,, Azure Azure, Informer Media, Just Cinema, and Gothamology. She is the co-publisher and editor-in-chief of Indie Entertainment Media. She is the co-founder of the French Riviera Film Festival, an annual festival held in Cannes, France that celebrates short film and short-form content.

Nicole Goesseringer Muj

Founder/President | Kultura PR International LLC

Co-founder | French Riviera Film Festival

Managing Editor, Indie Entertainment Media |

Entertainment/Lifestyle Editor, Gothamology |

Contributor: Azure Azure, Destination Luxury, Informer Media,

Quoi de Neuf,, The Hype


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Linkedin link:

Publications links or EPK/Portfolio:


Billy Montgomery is a veteran photojournalist, writer, and digital content producer.  As a media producer, Montgomery has worked with clients in high-profile cities like Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, Miami, and Atlanta, effectively producing photography/videography/podcasting for an array of clientele.

When he is not producing, he teaches classes and conducts workshops for youth and adults in the area of media literacy and media production.


As a writer, he believes that innovative thinking is an important aspect of journalism and that varying perspectives are crucial, as he lives by the motto: “We don’t grow by listening to our own voice.”

Billy Montgomery


Billy Montgomery Photography


Jasmine Gercke PhD, aka Dr. Jazz is an entrepreneur, author, yogi, and the creator of Jazz Yoga and a passionate advocate of healthy body and mindfulness practices.

This spiritual advisor represents the world with her diverse reach from classrooms to boardrooms, with a skill set that ranges from social entrepreneurship to yoga and preventative medicine, she stands for humanity’s transformation, from stressful surviving to mindful thriving, by merging Western medicine with Eastern wisdom through her work.

Born in Wimbledon, UK, educated in Wiesbaden, Germany and moved to Canada after finishing her postgraduate studies in International Business at the Manchester Business School, she represented the world as one.

Her Jazz Yoga Therapy Method is based in neuroscience, positive psychology, and mindfulness combined with sound healing music at 432 hertz as is the first-ever method to combine yoga with music in this cellular healing revelation.

Dr. Jazz shares her story and wisdom through her speaking events and advocates for women as an Executive Business Advisor in Financial Services shedding light on Women in technology.



I’m a licensed Cosmetologist, and in 2012, I decided to create a product line. In doing so, I align myself with designers, models, and event planners to allow my brand to grow in public view. In 2020 my brand had finally been assigned to be a part of a fashion reality show worldwide. I was in 8 stores throughout California. In February of 2020, I shipped my Tomboy Wicked brand to India, Italy, and San Diego. Excited to be a featured brand for this new show of influencers my TomBoy Wicked brand was on its way to being A Huge success. Little did I know Covid19 was on the horizon. In March, Covid19 would shut down not just the nation but the entire world and my momentum. I was at a loss on all financial and business levels. I then received an email from the fashion Institute where Anna Wintour was commissioning everyone to give back to the up-and-coming designers as they too were about to file bankruptcy due to their clothing lines being shelved or stuck in a warehouse. I felt bad but didn’t quite know how to show support or be of service but knew I needed to do something to give back. The very next morning I decided to put together a show I would call it, “KAFTV Models Talk.” A show sharing the Good, the amazing, and the fashion in each of us. This would be a show where I featured designers, Models, actors, and musicians. My thoughts were that this would keep us all relevant and moving forward, after all, these people were the same group of people that helped me keep and grow my product brand, “TomBoy Wicked” a line created for men but loved by women. Which was now also shelved and, in some cases, locations closed permanently. I begin to film in fall of 2020 during covid19 using every precaution. I created a website and YouTube channel, as well as developed a Roku channel. We are now in every country that has Roku TV. Today, “KAFTV Models Talk” has been featured in 2 magazines, LA tribune, and become one of the main outlets for LA fashion week 2022. All of this as I thought of how to be of service to others. The same others were of service to me.


Phone Number: 323-238-5157

Website link:

Instagram Link: Official_ModelsTalkLinkedin: Kelly Alexander KAFTV

KellyAnne CEO of Tomboy Wicked & Exe Producer of Models Talk on ROKU-TV @KA Fashion TV



Featured on Dr. Phil season 20 - episode “A Beautiful Rebellion”,

Published in Daily Mail UK, and many other news sources,

Has an episode on the Snapchat show, “The Positivity Fix”,

Published in 72+ magazines/on 12 magazine covers, 21+ music videos, 14 fashion shows, billboards, a music album cover, a mixtape cover, movies, shows, starring role in Zombie Resurrection, modeling competition reality TV show season 6 winner/season 7 host/also on season 8.

Model, Actress, Brand Ambassador/Promo Model, Merchandiser, Livestreamer/Broadcaster, Model Coach/Assistant, Photography Assistant, Video Maker, 4.0 College Student

Website links:



Joseph Patrick Fair is a father to college age twins Jenny and Ryan; they are the center of his universe.

He lives in West Michigan. Also a retired Police Officer and Firefighter who served his community for over 25 years, after a near fatal on duty accident found his inner-author. His writing is trademark courage and camaraderie with a sprinkling of small-town-ism.

On any given day, Joseph can be found writing or championing a philanthropic cause. He is a man of purpose and meaning in life.





Batista Gremaud is the CEO and president of Dr Fitness International, International Body Designer, Strength Training Expert, No.1 Best Selling author of Feminine Body Design, Empowering Fitness For A Pain-Free Life, co-creator of the Feminine Body Design online strength training mentoring system, co-host of the Esoteric Principles of Bodybuilding, and producer of the Dr Fitness USA’s show; Recipient of the most outstanding fitness program 2019 by The Winners Circle, Mastermind at Sea. Featured writer at The Los Angeles Tribune Magazine; and has written for “In The Limelight”, “Keys to Recovery” and “Recovery Illustrated” magazines and online health platforms and was featured on Voyage LA. featured as an expert authority speaker on the International Pain Foundation, presenter on various health summits such as “Life Mastery”, “Girl You Are Enough”, “The Teen Suicide Prevention Show”.


Phone Number: 424.245.6560


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Mr. Kent is founder and C.E.O. Of Kent Global LLC & The Kent Family Office. Mr. Kent has help companies raise over 1 billion USD.

Mr. Kent has over 25 years experience in the financial industry.

He holds degrees from both United Kingdom & United States universities. Mr. Kent sits on the the board of several private companies and NGO's.


Kent Global LLC


Instagram: kentjr.thomas

LinkedIn: thomas-j-kent-jr-061945196


Yasmín Santana has been a fashion and entertainment journalist for the last 10 years. She is a published writer who has written for magazines such as BASIC magazine, The LA fashion magazine, Trend Prive magazine, Viva Glam magazine, and more.

She has been on fashion reality show “Gown n Out in Beverly Hills” on Amazon Prime. Put on fashion show at NYFW and and done fashion PR for celebrity designers.


Instagram: yasminfashionpr

LinkedIn: yasminsantana80


Ellen Frazer Jameson is a professional communicator working in media print and theatre. A former BBC broadcaster and national newspaper journalist, Ellen is a published author, producer, director and performer. Based in London before moving to Miami, Florida, she presented the largest late-night audience show in Europe on BBC Radio Two.

Ellen has written a range of nonfiction books and six romantic novels. She also wrote, directed and starred in several original musicals and drama productions.

Ellen travels extensively, and around the world journeys provide research, inspiration and adventure. Her latest book, An Invitation to the Captain’sTable is an amalgamation of several ocean cruises. She travelled twice around the globe until the pandemic forced her cruise ship to bring their voyage to a sudden halt and sail for home. “No country would allow our ship to enter their ports,’ Ellen explains. Ellen is a keen educator and she values her experiences as the principal of a children’s theatre school. She consults with would-be authors as a book coach and is also a small business advisor. Currently Ellen is co-writing film and television scripts with an LA film-maker. They have already developed a full-length screenplay based on one of her romantic novels, Hell Hath No Fury, and also adapted a seasonal episodic television series from her international novels, The Love Trilogy. Ellen is a member of the Shakespeare Company of South Florida and sings with a Praise team at the Miami Beach Community Church. To relax she dances Argentine tango.




Patti is Hollywood's go-to Psychic-Medium and "Good Witch," best known for her recurring role on the Travel Channel's #1 show GHOST ADVENTURES. In addition, Patti is the international best-selling author of OLD WORLD MAGICK FOR THE MODERN WORLD: TIPS, TRICKS, & TECHNIQUES TO BALANCE, EMPOWER, & CREATE A LIFE YOU LOVE. Patti's newest venture is in the role of Executive Vice President of PARAFLIXX, a new streaming video on demand platform specializing in paranormal programming.

Patti's podcast, THE WITCHING HOUR, has a new home on My Paranormal Network. Launched by Michael Yudin, who founded MY Entertainment (the production company behind GHOST ADVENTURES on Discovery Plus and Travel Channel); TV and podcast development executives Rob Cohen and Christine Roth of Co-Conspiracy Entertainment; Michael Schmidt, former CCO of Red Arrow Studios; and Neil Patel of Shipyard Entertainment. THE WITCHING HOUR is one of 13 podcasts leading the networks' line-up, including shows hosted by Josh Malerman (author of BIRD BOX) and artist-musician Allison Laakko, Dean Haglund (THE X-FILES), and Bridget Marquardt (THE GIRLS NEXT DOOR).

Patti was recently on "A LITTLE LATE WITH LILLY SINGH hosted by Lilly Singh, where she performed a clearing of Lily's house. Clips of her episode were featured on "The Ellen Show" during Lilly's recent visit. Patti has collaborated with top YouTubers Laura DIY, Trevor Moore, and TFIL for their overnight paranormal series with views in the millions for her episodes, broadening her target demographic into all verticals and age brackets.

Patti was voted number one psychic, medium, trance medium, tarot reader, witch / magical practitioner globally, an internationally recognized competition by Times Square Press. Patti's body of work includes appearances on such shows as MASTER CHEF, AMERICA'S GOT TALENT, and Jeff Lewis' FLIPPING OUT. You can also hear Patti on nationally syndicated radio with Adam Corolla, Jason Ellis, Mancow Muller, and Coast to Coast with George Noory. In addition, she has graced numerous magazine covers, contributed to over 20 books, and conducted seances on radio, film, and TV, working with such legends as Emma Stone, Jon Voight, Josh Duhamel, Martin Sheen, and Gregory Hines.





Hi everyone, it is a huge pleasure and honor to become a part of the Heart of Hollywood Magazine family!! My name is Katherine Zammuto, and I am an actor/artist/podcaster living in LA.

As some of you may know, I have a podcast called Kat on the Loose about sex, dating and relationships which is now getting about 65,000 downloads per episode and growing a super nice audience locally and worldwide,

with 121 episodes published in 10 different platforms.

Kat on the Loose is very different from other podcasts out there because it is a 100% organic, non-scripted, and never edited podcast, where I talk about real life stories, interview all kinds of different people, experts and just try to shed light and create a very open conversation about these topics.

Now I am very excited to bring Kat on the Loose into Heart of Hollywood Magazine and share with you guy everything I know and learn about the world of sex, dating and relationships. I am not an expert on these topics by any means, on the contrary, I am woman trying to find a great relationship and love again after being married for 14 years, getting back into the dating game, and realizing things have changed a lot!

So this space is for all of us to share stories and experiences, ask questions, and talk openly

about anything that we feel is important. Each week I will be bringing a different topic

answering your questions – so please go ahead and send us a message – I would love to hear from you!!!!

In the meantime, if you want to listen to Kat on the Loose -sex, dating & relationships – it is available on all platforms where you listen to your podcasts including Apple Podcasts, Spotify and IHeart Radio. You find all links here

See you here every Tuesday and here is to share many great stories!!!

Much love,

Kat Zammuto




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Як на мене, то будь-який день потрібно починати правильно, у кожного буде своє поняття слова правильно, але для мене - це коли ти робиш собі каву, насолоджуєшься ранком, та читаєш новини. Саме новини складають основу мого ранку, бо саме завдяки ним, я дізнаюся всю необхідну мені інформацію про те, що сталося за минулі години, як у країні, так і у світі. Добре, що новинний портал надає мені все необхідне для того, щоб я постійно мав змогу знаходитися в інформаційному просторі. Завдяки їх роботі, я почав більше слідкувати за проектом криптошкола, котра розповідає про останні події у світі крипти, а також надає неаби які важливі знання. Також, хочеться додати, що саме завдяки їх діяльності, я почав більше приділяти уваги новинам…




Colin Munro Wood
Colin Munro Wood
Aug 20, 2021

Very nice!

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