Karynne Summars

Karynne Summars

Editor & Senior Writer at The Hedonist Magazine

Australian born Kathryn Orford is one of those people we meet in life who perfectly fits the quote “Rising from the Ashes” because so she did. Having been her own most vocal inner critic, she went from a failed suicide attempt to becoming a best-selling author, speaker, personal and professional

Born and raised in Lynchburg, VA, Skeet Ulrich, a former marine biology student turned actor had a life-changing experience after having been accepted into David Mamet’s (American playwright, screenwriter, director, and author) program at NYU. He was drawn to NYU’s acting school because it did not require applicants to audition.

“Butterfly Caught,” the multi-award-winning film by Manny Rodriguez, Jr. takes audiences into the darker side of Hollywood’s glitz and glamour by exposing the seduction of fame and destroyed ambitions. The feature film follows three young women’s desire to get that breakout role that could catapult them to stardom or ruin

Face Forward aims to empower those affected in a positive way but also encourage them to raise their voices as well as becoming an advocate for change. Please show your support and join FaceFowardLA’s star-studded La Dolce Vita-themed gala at the Beverly Wilshire on September 22, 2018, hosted by award-winning actor

John Russo known for his world-renowned status as a top celebrity and fashion photographer has been involved in philanthropy throughout his life. As a natural progression, he started working on a charity book proj­ect six years ago traveling the world photographing one hundred iconic philanthropists and gathering their big-hearted stories.

So, how to become a millionaire? Find your calling and focus on the path that reveals itself, because energy flows where attention goes. Financial advisors are challenged by millennial investors who are not really trusting the financial markets after already experiencing two major bear markets; the first one in 2000,

Don’t Waste Your Talent and Always Do the Right Thing Legendary actor, writer, producer Chazz Palminteri needs no introduction. Nominated for an Oscar and the Screen Actors Guild Award in a Supporting Role for “Bullets Over Broadway” in 1995, and a multi-award-winner for his roles in films like “A Bronx

A majestic view awaits you driving through the gate along a palm tree-lined passage leading up to the entrance of the Gran Hotel Miramar in Malaga, Spain.  Aptly titled Palacio Miramar, because of its former ownership, you ponder what to expect inside.  However, before you get there, two uniform-clad porters welcome you

Actress – Producer – Humanitarian “Be the type of person that no matter where you go or where you are, you always add value to the lives of those around you.” The above quote comes to mind when looking at entertainment professional Christina DeRosa because that’s the kind of person

Engaging the Power of Film and Changemakers to Create a Better World The fourth annual Greenwich International Film Festival (GIFF), which just wrapped its festivities on June 3, 2018, presented a captivating chain of events to celebrate film, women, and philanthropy.  With fifty percent of its selected films this year