Taraji P. Henson
Taraji Henson earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress opposite Brad Pitt in David Fincher’s The Curious Case of Benjamin Button. Taraji is a 2011 Emmy nominee for Best Actress in a Movie or Miniseries for Lifetime’s Taken From Me. She starred as Detective Joss Carter in the highly rated J.J. Abrams crime drama Person of Interest for CBS and won the 2013 NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series. Taraji starred opposite Idris Elba in the Sony thriller No Good Deed which opened number one at the box office. Henson also starred in Karate Kid, Think Like A Man, Hustle and Flow and many more. She is well remembered as Yvette in Baby Boy. Henson will star in Lee Daniel’s Empire as Cookie Lyon alongside Terrence Howard premiering on FOX January 7, 2015. We are honored to have Ms. Henson Host Summer Sizzle BVI 2015.
Welcome Culture & Style Party, A Taste Of BVI Thursday, July 23rd
Welcome ashore! Join us as we kick off the Summer Sizzle BVI weekend celebration with the Welcome Culture & Style Party with a true taste of B.V.I.’s culture and style. Guests will enjoy delicious island cuisine on the beach, drinks with a tropical twist, and live local entertainment as the hottest models, designers, media and fashionistas relax oceanside or dance the night away!
White Fashion Gala - An All White Elegant Affair Friday, July 24th
BVI’s breathtaking sunset views and island breeze creates a perfect evening for the White Fashion Gala, an elegant fashion affair where guests are required to wear white. Guests will enjoy a sumptuous buffet of global cuisine along with a complimentary signature drink. Join the festive affair as guests revel among a bevy of supermodels, designers and fashionistas as they party into the night with music by DJ Top Protege and DJ Protégé from New York City.
Global Glamour Runway Fashion Show Saturday, July 25th
Lights, Camera, Action! The BVI will be transformed into a fashion central as some of the world’s top designers and newest fashion stars dazzle audiences at this spectacular event. The show will be hosted by Oscar nominated actress and star of FOX’s hit show, “EMPIRE”, Taraji P. Henson.
‘Walk like you have three men walking behind you.’ – Oscar de la Renta
BVI Sailing Excursion and Beach BBQ Sunday, July 26th
Sail the tranquil Caribbean Sea to Virgin Gorda where paradise awaits as you make a splash in your sizzling hot swimwear. Enjoy a day on one of the islands most breathtaking beaches, Spring Bay and experience the world renowned Baths. Swim, snorkel and bask in the sun or you can simply relax and enjoy this mesmerizing and unspoiled Caribbean Jewel while you feast on a delicious BBQ lunch and drinks. It will be an unforgettable experience!