People

This section is all about people doing things in Dallas, Texas, with articles and event announcements on local lectures, art/literary/business panels, and Q&A sessions with prominent authors, lecturers, and academics. This section is also home to the “Fascinating People from Dallas, Texas” series, which is a bi-monthly bio, and interview with a person from or living in Dallas bringing value to our city. Subscribe to our RSS or get updates directly via email using our subscribe page to learn about people from Dallas, Texas, doing cool things!

FOOD IN FASHION INNOVATIVE RUNWAY SHOW ANNOUNCES RETURN TO TRINITY GROVES

FOOD IN FASHION INNOVATIVE RUNWAY SHOW ANNOUNCES RETURN TO TRINITY GROVES

Food in Fashion, one of the most creative foodies and fashionista events returns this forthcoming February for its second year. Last year’s event, featured a perfect fusion of restaurant, beverage and hospitality partnerships, a diverse mix of creative fashions that wowed the runway, and several guests fashionably adorned in their foodie themed cocktail attire. The [...]

ATT Performing Arts and MEG Presents The Colors of Christmas

ATT Performing Arts and MEG Presents The Colors of Christmas

'Tis the season to hear a collection of stellar R&B and soul artists deliver the sounds of the holiday season. Hosted by GRAMMY Award winner Peabo Bryson, this annual tradition is sure to bring holiday fa-la-la-la-la to everyone in the audience. Peabo Bryson has established a career as one of the premier male vocalists in [...]

Fan Expo Dallas 2018 Adds Justice League’s Jason Momoa

Fan Expo Dallas 2018 Adds Justice League's Jason Momoa

FAN EXPO DALLAS 2018 - On the heels of the anticipated Justice League movie being released, Fan Expo Dallas has just announced the addition of Jason Momoa to the celebrity line up for the event. Jason is best known for his roles in Game of Thrones, Stargate: Atlantis, and as Aquaman in Justice League. It was [...]

Last Chance to Win a Ticket to Digital Summit Dallas 2017 – Valued at $395

Last Chance to Win a Ticket to Digital Summit Dallas 2017 – Valued at $395

We're counting down the days until Dallas Digital Summit, December 5th-6th. Since our initial announcement and local look, more names have been added to the speaker list. Now 60+ industry leaders and speakers are slated to share their insights on the latest digital trends. We are especially excited about headliner, Morgan Spurlock.

Nick Cannon Presents: Wild ‘N Out Tour Stop In Dallas

Nick Cannon Presents: Wild 'N Out Tour Stop In Dallas

As one of the highest rated series on MTV, “Wild ‘N Out” is known to deliver shows packed with humor and plenty of surprises – and Nick Cannon Presents: Wild 'N Out Live! should be no exception. Starting out this fall, Nick Cannon teamed up with Comedian Rip Micheals to produce the wildest tour ever, leaving the [...]

Awesome People of Dallas: Kathy Nguyen Meet the Face of Cultivated Cakes

Awesome People of Dallas: Kathy Nguyen Meet the Face of Cultivated Cakes

There is a fresh new face in the Dallas community who is serving up sensational desserts you will never forget. With a spoonful of creativity and a dash of sweetness, we would like to introduce you to this awesome pastry chef, Kathy Nguyen. Kathy Nguyen is the founder and creator of Cultivated Cakes here in [...]

Interview: Five Questions for Dallas Actor Amber Williams

Interview: Five Questions for Dallas Actor Amber Williams

Amber Williams, A Dallas native and graduate of TWU, has appeared in films such as Run, B.O.O.S.T., and Frackers. She has since taken her craft internationally, and shares her acting story with us. ILID: How did you get started in acting? Amber: I remember being in my first play at 6, and if you let [...]

REVIEW: Saul Williams Enlightened Dallas with a Remarkable Performance

REVIEW: Saul Williams Enlightened Dallas with a Remarkable Performance

Poet, actor, activist, writer, and musician Saul Williams performance was unspeakably awesome, as he engaged all of us in deep thought with his appearance at the Kessler Theater in Dallas last week.

Dallas Fan Days 2017 Review + 19 Epic Cosplay & Character Scenes

Dallas Fan Days 2017 Review + 19 Epic Cosplay & Character Scenes

Dallas Fan Days overcame the odds to put on another great show at the Irving Convention Center. Four of the main actors set to make an appearance, including headliner Matt Smith, canceled just a few weeks prior to the event due to scheduling conflicts. This may seem like devastating news to an expo that has approximately ten celebrity guests set to appear but the organizers did a great job of mending the issue. In an unsuspecting move they were able to secure David Tennant, arguably the best Doctor in the series, and several other prominent television actors.

INTERVIEW: From the Reservation to the Big Screen – ILID Talks with Wonder Woman’s Eugene Brave Rock at Dallas Fan Days

INTERVIEW: From the Reservation to the Big Screen - ILID Talks with Wonder Woman’s Eugene Brave Rock at Dallas Fan Days

Eugene Brave Rock was thrust into the public eye when this year’s blockbuster hit, Wonder Woman, was released in movie theatres. If you were lucky enough to make it to the 2017 Dallas Fan Days in Irving, you could find him seated next to stars like David Tennant and Kristian Nairn. However, Gene’s background is quite different from the other stars in attendance.