Venice Paparazzi rolled out the red carpet for DUKE-CAROLINA: THE BLUE BLOOD RIVALRY Film Premiere’s VIP party on Feb. 9, 2014.  View event photo highlights below!

DUKE-CAROLINA: THE BLUE BLOOD RIVALRY – The most intense and in-depth documentary about the Duke-North Carolina basketball rivalry.  

Event details:  Movie Premiere, VIP Party, and Interactive Basketball Festival (Pop-A-Shot games, photo booths, silent auction, autograph stations & more)

Event location:   The Premiere House at Regal Cinemas L.A. LIVE Stadium 14.  

Who was there:  Former Duke and Carolina players, and other college basketball greats including Reggie Bullock, Jack Coleman, Kenny Dennard, Ryan Kelly, Lee Melchionni, Antawn Jamison, Kendall Marshall.  Time Warner Cable SportsNet’s Jaime Maggio was also in attendance. Many had a chance to hear from the rivalry stars,  and experience the intensity of one of college basketball’s greatest rivalries. 

urlEvent supported:  The STAPLES Center Foundation‘s “Get Active” campaign, which offers 1, 000 scholarships for local youth to participate in the annual Nike 3-ON-# Basketball Tournament at LA.Live.

Duke-Carolina -167-X3GFan’s Executive Producer Hassan Pinto says, “The film takes a dynamic and unique fan based look at the greatest college basketball rivalry in America, and is a must-see film whether you are fan of Duke, Carolina or college basketball.”   Click here to read more on this event!   Click Here, to view the official trailer of DUKE-CAROLINA: THE BLUE BLOOD RIVALRY.



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Event sponsored by Continental TireAEG Live,  Coca-ColaSTAPLES Center FoundationPremiere HouseEnterprise Car Rental, and GFan Films.  Red Carpet and custom press wall by Venice Paparazzi.

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Lakers’ Kendall Marshall and GFan’s Executive Producer Hassan Pinto

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Film’s writer/director Jason Rem.  Also of ASP World Tour Surfing, REM Entertainment, Inc, and Smelly Proof Bags

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Center: LA Lakers GM Mitch Kuchak

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Time Warner Cable SportsNet’s Jaime Maggio and Director of STAPLES Center Foundation’s Erikk Aldridge

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Right: Actor Jack Coleman of ABC’s hit show “Scandal”

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Duke basketball legend Kenny Dennard being interviewed by

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Jason Rem and Kendall Marshall

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Models with a Cause‘s Linda Taylor

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Center: Lakers’ Ryan Matthew Kelly.  He played college basketball  for Duke University CollegeDuke-Carolina -316-X3

Gotcha Meleata Smalls Pinto !


Hassan Pinto, Meleata Smalls Pinto, Jason Rem and Rob Maitland

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Click here to view all 02.09.14 event photos by Venice Paparazzi.

Click Here to view the official trailer of DUKE-CAROLINA: THE BLUE BLOOD RIVALRY!

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