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Swizz Beatz giving some back.

Swizz Beatz and Chance TV discuss being famous and giving back to the community.

The fabulous Carlton Hotel in NYC was filled with star studded fashionista’s who came out to support “Fashion for a Cause,” Courtney Dawson’s incredible fashion fundraiser to raise money for ‘The Dawson Scleroderma Foundation.’ Courtney was diagnosed with the life threatening disease 3 1/2 years ago. Famed designer David Meister premiered his incredible Hollywood Fashion Spring 2011 collection while Ramona Singer showcased her Home Shopping Network Roman Singer Collection on the models. Bravo filmed the whole event for The Real Housewives of New York.

DJ Runna and Swizz Beatz, the famous music producer and husband of Alicia Keys showed support by providing the incredible runway music. Swizz Beats also hosted the evening and shocked everyone later with a surprise set. Chance Spiessbach of Chance TV was there to cover the red carpet, all the backstage madness and interview all the models, celebrities, actors, actresses, rappers and stars.

Not only did Ramona make an appearance on the runway but special guest Supermodel Joslyn Pennywell from America’s Next Top Model did as well. Joslyn is going to be a spokesperson for the foundation.

Front row attendees were Alex McCord and Simon van Kempen, Designer Richie Rich, Malik So-Chic, Sonja Morgan, Jared Evan, Luann de Lesepps, and countless others. Special recognition went to celebrity fashion stylist Lauren Rae Levy and event organizer Lisa Singer for her support as well.

More information about the foundation can be found at www.DawsonScleroderma.org.

Denise Richards opens up to Chance TV

Denise Richards discusses love and how I’m definitely not ready for kids.

Fall Fashion Week 2010 brought out all of the biggest stars. Even Hollywood celebrities flew out to come to see their favorite designers and attend the world class parties. Twice a year Mercedes Benz goes over the top but this was the first year ever that it was held atLincoln Center.

Chance Spiessbach of Chance TV was there to cover the red carpet, all the backstage madness and interview all the models, celebrities, actors, actresses, and stars. Chance TV caught up with Denise Richards the beautiful former wife of infamous Charlie Sheen to discuss love and turning central park into her own private backyard for her rescued animals.

Devorah Rose – today’s Renaissance Woman

Chance TV and Devorah discuss why no one can fill her shoes (my opinion).

Chance Spiessbach’s friend Devorah Rose met backstage at  Gen Art Resurrection  at Good Units night club in the Hudson Hotel. Models, actors, designers, celebrities were everywhere.  But, is wouldn’t be a party without Devorah.   Chance TV and Devorah discussed how she is carry on the tradition of the successful and powerful women in her family.  Originally hailing from Venezuela, Devorah Rose is a girl who entered kindergarten in the United States not knowing a word of English yet received a masters degrees from an Ivy League university in the study and writing of English-language literature.
At an early age, she earned the opportunity to lead Social Life Magazine as Editor-in-Chief. She worked tirelessly to improve Social Life, spearheading a redesign that has been described as “classic,” “insightful,” and “provocative.” During her young career, Devorah has worked with cover-stars including Kim Kardashian, Kellan Lutz, Lydia Hearst, Ciara, Rachel Hunter, Whitney Port, Alexandra Richards, and Dylan Lauren, to name a few.

In addition to her work at Social Life, Devorah has gained notoriety for her appearances on television shows such as The Real Housewives of New York City, NYC Prep, The Fashionista Diaries, and MTV’s MADE. Now, with the arrival of the CW’s High Society, Devorah looks forward to continuing her work across all forms of media – but these are just some of her many American Dreams. Let’s not forget she modeled for many years and with her face can go back anytime.  She is what makes NY the only place to be.

Edward Norton attacked by Buffallo?

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Edward & Chance TV discuss Crowdrise & the “Penis Song”.

Chance Spiessbach of Chance TV caught up with multiple Oscar nominated Edward Norton to discuss his new charity Crowdrise.  We cover everything from acting at 6 to being avoiding being attacked by buffalo while training with Maasai warriors for the NYC marathon.  Can you believe he and Brad Pitt nailed the Penis Song in one take?  He is a gentleman, a scholar, a ridiculously talented actor and one cool guy.  Check him out.

Edward Harrison Norton is an American film actor, screenwriter and director. In 1996, his supporting role in the courtroom drama Primal Fear garnered him a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. Two years later, his lead role as a reformed white power skinhead in American History X earned a nomination for Academy Award for Best Actor. His other films include period dramas such as Kingdom of Heaven (2005), The Illusionist (2006), and The Painted Veil (2006); and other notable films such as Rounders (1998), Fight Club (1999), 25th Hour (2002), Red Dragon (2002), and The Incredible Hulk (2008).

In addition to acting, Norton is also a writer and director. He made his directorial debut with the film Keeping the Faith (2000) and is slated to direct the film adaptation of the novel Motherless Brooklyn. Norton did uncredited work on the scripts for The Score, Frida, and The Incredible Hulk.

In his private life, Norton is an environmental and social activist. He is a member of the board of trustees of Enterprise Community Partners, a non-profit organization for developing affordable housing, founded by his grandfather, James Rouse. Norton is president of the American branch of the Maasai Wilderness Conservation Trust.[2] He ran in the 2009 New York City Marathon to raise money for the Trust. He also raises money for charity through Crowdrise, a social networking community for volunteers and a micro-donations fundraising platform. In July 2010, Norton was designated as the United Nations Goodwill Ambassador for Biodiversity by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.[5]

Boardwalk Empire star Paz de la Huerta

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Paz discusses Scorsese, being multilingual and acting since 5.

Chance Spiessbach of TV spent some time on the red carpet discussing being “born” to be an actress.  What it is like working with you lifetime idol Martin Scorsese who created your favorite movie “Taxi Driver.”  This model, celebrity, incredibly talented actress also speaks four languages.  She has a very successful modeling career. Yes you can have it all.   Paz stars as Lucy Danziger,  Nucky’s temperamental mistress and a former Ziegfeld Follies dancer.

Boardwalk Empire is an American television series from  HBO, set in Atlantic City, New Jersey, during the bootlegging Prohibition era. Starring Steve Buscemi, the show was adapted from a chapter about historical criminal kingpin Enoch “Nucky” Johnson in Nelson Johnson’s book, Boardwalk Empire: The Birth, High Times, and Corruption of Atlantic City, by Emmy Award-winning screenwriter and producer Terence Winter of The Sopranos.

As she captivates audiences on the little screen her movie, Paz’s most recent film, Enter the Void, left Sundance one of the most talked-about screenings at the festival. Directed by Gaspar Noé, the movie takes the viewer on an acid trip through the Tokyo underworld as Paz’s character goes to Japan to reunite with her drug-dealer brother, only to become a stripper.

The thing about Paz is that there’s not much difference between her onscreen intensity and her daily life. “Paz is Genghis Khan meets Marie Antoinette,” says her mother, Judith Bruce. Paz is not to be missed.

Derek Fabulous & Richie Rich

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D Fab, Richie Rich and Chance TV discuss Skittles Fight & Stolen Handbags.

At Ian Gerard’s Gen Art Resurrection everyone showed up to support the cause. Keri Iverson of the King Collective,  Derek Fabulous, Richie Rich countless socialites and models.  Chance Spiessbach of Chance TV spent some time with the infamous Richie Rich and D Fab discussing skittles fights in limos, stolen handbags and how Atlantic City will never be the same after their weekend their with Perez Hilton and J- Wow from The Jersey Shore.

Richie Rich was born in California as Richard J. Eichhorn. He was an avid ice skater, often proclaiming his desire to go to the Olympics.  In the mid 1990s, Rich was a staple on the New York City club kid scene, and made a cameo appearance in James St. James‘s club kid film Party Monster. Richie Rich was also featured as one of the club kids on the Jane Whitney Show where G.G. Allin was the main guest, and club kids were shown as pillars of independent, non violent free thought.

He is co-founder of the now defunct fashion label known as Heatherette (together with Traver Rains ). Richie is released an album called “Celebutante” on October 21, 2008 on record label Defend Music. The album is a compilation of songs including tracks from Lily Allen, Mya, Scissor Sisters, Blondie, and one from Richie himself, also titled “Celebutante.”

Richie signed on with The King Collective to produce a new line called Pop Luxe. The collection was one of the first to be shown at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week At Lincoln Center and featured Ellen DeGeneres.  In November 2010, Richie produced a limited edition t-shirt to benefit Harvey Milk Foundation.

Lifestyle Guru Derek Warburton has been a fashionista all his life. Derek attended New York’s Fashion Institute of Technology where he developed his keen fashion sense and honed his talent for styling. As a fashion editor, correspondent, stylist, and motivational speaker, Derek applies the philosophy “Help, Teach, Inspire, Love and Have Fun” to all areas of this life.Derek is an international stylist, dressing many transcontinental travelers from UK to Italy, and was known as the “Man About Town” in Milan.  As one of the city’s top stylists, he styled supermodel Miranda Kerr, Alek Wek, Sean Paul, and Beyonce for the House of Dereon Campaign.

Derek has been featured in The New York Times, InTouch, Boho, Fashion News Live and “The Insider” and can be seen on the third season of “The Real Housewives of New York City.”

Derek is currently focusing on his “How to Be Derek Fabulous” workshop at Bottomless Closet NYC, in which he teaches disadvantaged local women how to dress appropriately for work. Going above and beyond for the clients, Derek works individually with each woman at the seminar to help select garments and listen to her fashion and beauty concerns. Aside from his work with Bottomless Closet NYC, Derek also supports Housing Works, hosting the opening of their Hell’s Kitchen boutique and as a designer in their Design on a Dime Event.

Perry Ellis head designer John Crocco & Chance TV

New York City International Fashion Interviews:

Chance TV & John Crocco Backstage Fashion Week

John Crocco- Head Designer of Perry Ellis & Chance Spiessbach of Chance TV discuss his innovative sartorial fashion secrets and growing up in New Jersey.  We caught up backstage with Mr. Crocco at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week at Lincoln Center .  Get inside the mind of one of the great fashion designers who shapes the world of fashion.  Although continually surrounded by celebrities, supermodels, Hollywood actors and actresses he is extremely modest and down to earth.  Listen to him share his strategies for his stars on the runway.

Mr. Crocco was previously at  Philips-Van Heusen where he was a divisional merchandise manager responsible for the design, development and execution of a $90 million multi-classification men’s sportswear line. Prior to that position at Philips-Van Heusen, Crocco served as director of product development at J-Crew for men’s apparel, footwear and accessories.

Kelly Osbourne discusses becoming a Spy

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Kelly Osbourne discusses becoming a Spy with Chance TV.

Chance Spiessbach of TV caught up with rock scion and tv star Kelly Osbourne at the Betsey Johnson show at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week. Few knew that the star of Fashion Police, The Osbournes, activist for Give a Damn charity considers becoming a spy a viable option. With her brains and beauty I think she could be the Blond Tomb Raider. Just Watch.

Kelly is a reality tv star, media personality,host, judge, fashion designer, singer, and actress, best known for being the daughter of Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne. She was thrust into the limelight after appearing on the television reality series The Osbournes with her family, for which they won a 2002 Emmy award for Outstanding Reality Program. She has also appeared on Dancing with the Stars, in which she and professional dance partner Louis van Amstel took third place, and has made forays into music, acting, theater, fashion, writing, radio agony aunt, columnist and television presenting.

She currently is on the hit show on E entertainment television, Fashion Police with Joan Rivers and regularly appears on Dr. Phil, The Osbourne’s Family Values and The View.

Coco (Ice T’s Wife) & Chance TV

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Coco & Chance TV discuss upcoming reality show.

At the Prince Malik’s celebrity studded album release party Coco and Chance Spiessbach of Chance TV spent some time on the red carper together discussing love, marriage and whether a reality show on E is coming her and Ice T’s way.

Coco was born in Tarzana California, March,17th 1979.  The name Coco was adopted by my half/brother, 20 years ago. He couldn’t say my name Nicole so it went from Cole Cole to Coco and stuck ever since.

When did I get the entertainment bug? When i was 14 years old, I entered a Model and Talent search for Beverly Hills Studios,in California. I was 1 of 5 winners that got a scholarship to their school. A fun tid-bit is Jessica Alba was in my class with me too.

At 18 I started competing in contests and fitness competitions. I won Miss Ujena Fitness in 1998. I then started my modeling career in swimsuits and lingerie and did countless, calendars,videos, and print work. (You can purchase all of her incredible stuff at Coco’s World. ) I then caught Playboy’s eye and worked for them. You can see my recent layout in March 2008 issue.

Backstage she told me how she met IceT and fell in love instantly.  I met Ice T on a movie set in California 2002 when I was 22 years old, through a producer friend. We were inseparable after that and eloped in Vegas.We’ve been in a relationship for 9 years.  She has been an actress on Law and Order in two episodes.

She also talks about her soon to be launched clothing line “Licious”.  “Licious” is stretchy and made for the very curvy woman.  Can’t wait.  Stay tuned.