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Legendary Celebrity Photographer Arnold Turner is Honored at “Girlfriends and Champagne”

The stars came out for the “Girlfriends and Champagne” and “Compulsive Magazine” appreciation brunch during the BET Awards weekend celebration. Celebrating Black Excellence and Black Culture. Honoring one of the greatest photographers to touch a camera “Arnold Turner”

Photographer Arnold Turner got his start in junior high school. Living in Madrid Spain with his older sister who was a production manager on movie sets such as 20th century fox and many other major film companies. Arnold would accompany her on set. Eventually, she placed a camera in his hand and taught him how to take pictures of all the celebrities that was on set with them. He would become one of the most influential celebrity photographers of the entertainment industry.

The Girlfriends and Champagne Industry Appreciation Brunch has become synonymous with luxury, achievement, and networking opportunities. This star-studded affair attracts A-list celebrities, tastemakers, and rising stars who gather to honor outstanding accomplishments and foster valuable connections within the industry. With past celebrity attendees including influential figures like Vivica A. Fox, Matthew Knowles, Anthony Anderson, Young M.A., Vanessa Simmons, and many more, this event sets the stage for unforgettable moments and memorable encounters.

This year guest and honorees include Arnold Turner, Nikki Rich, Kareem Grimes, Anthony Cherry, Angel Brinks

SKG ( Helecia Choyce ) , Mechelle McCain, Adrian L. Miller, Ray Cunningham, J’Tasha St. Cyr, Rodney Jon, Linda Luna, Issac Keys, Ray Cunningham, Eric Kofi Abrefa, and many more great influential people within the entertainment industry.

This year, the partnership between Girlfriends & Champagne and Compulsive Magazine elevated the event to new heights. As the leading publication for entertainment enthusiasts, Compulsive Magazine brings its expertise and influence that created an immersive experience for both celebrities and media attendees capturing the special moments between the honorees and the festivities. Making this event an unforgettable moment.


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