Designer Eugene Melvin Sidney Holds Birthday Celebration at Bugatta Restaurant

Entertainment, Fashion, Style — By on April 9, 2014 at 8:48 am

Cover Photo- Eugene Melvin Sidney. Photo by Richard Darryl Nichols. Inside Photo- Photographer Donna Dymally (2nd from left) receives a recognition trophy from Jarvee Hutcherson, President of the MMPA. Pictured also are Sue Haas (L) and designer Eugene Melvin Sidney(R). Photo by Richard Darryl Nichols.

The Designer Plans on Releasing His New Fashion Line in October 2014

By Buddy Sampson

The Bugatta Restaurant was the locale of a soiree that celebrated fashion designer Eugene Melvin Sidney’s birthday and gave appreciation awards to a few members of the media, including several photographers. “This is my 54th birthday,” said Eugene Melvin Sidney. “I do this event every year and we honor the media at my birthday party for all the hard work the media does, it’s my way of saying thank you.” Sidney plans on launching his new designer line in October, 2014.

Former Gap Band percussionist Victor Orlando (C) poses with lady friend and singer Jacnique (R) and photographer Cecilia Parker. Photo by Richard Darryl Nichols.

Seen at the event- former Gap Band percussionist Victor Orlando and his lovely lady friend, singer Jacnique Harris-Love, fashion model Angela Wyatt and her son James aka Static, a mega-talented dancer, Entrepreneur and Dental professional Kathy Kapriyak, David Harrison Levi, Diversity News’ Steven Escobar, Community Activist Brandy Sanders, Jarvee Hutcherson, President of the Multicultural Motion Picture Association (MMPA), Actress Nikki Storm and her husband, Robert Storm, Flavor of Love star Krazy and legendary singer Marva King, among others.  “I had a hit record called “Stepping,” said Marva King. “You’ll find it everywhere. I had a record for the steppers market. Sade actually inspired me to write this song and it started going up the charts. By July we will have new product.” If you want to find out what she’s up to Visit her on Facebook, or on Twitter, Marva Kang (not King).

Marva King. Photo by Diana Ligon.

Fashion model Angela Wyatt (2nd from right) poses with her son James Wyatt aka "Static" (L) a sensational professional dancer, with The Scoop LA Publisher Buddy Sampson(2nd from right) and John Woodbury III. Photo by Richard Darryl Nichols.

Media honored included Michael Maroy, Donna Dymally, Mark Sevier, Mike Casper, Ryan Castro, German Angel, Roland De Guzman, Romane Simon, David Rhodes, D’Mister Jones, David Levin, King Bassey, Cecilia Parker, Rochalle Porter and Real Legit Magazine. It was a fantastic event that featured models, actors and musicians. Visit Eugene Melvin Sidney’s website at

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