March 13, 2014
LAWT News Service
Ernest L. Thomas, star of 70s classic comedy sitcom “What’s Happening” was the honored guest at an intimate viewing of TV One Network’s “Unsung” series which featured Thomas. The event was held Wednesday, March 12- 6:30pm-9:30pm at Stir LA Restaurant & Lounge in Sherman Oaks. Known best for his big smile that lights up a room, his infectious laugh and his iconic roles as Raj from “What’s Happening” and “What’s Happening Now,” Mr. Omar in “Everybody Hates Chris” and his role in “Malcolm X”, but Ernest is so much more than just a comedic actor.
Ernest writes screenplays, has sold a script to Sony Pictures and has written a book in collaboration with his mother entitled “Conversations with My Mother: Food for the Mind, Body and Soul”. He also manages new talent and is producing several shows currently in development with his production company, Bravokid Entertainment.