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Several studios and networks are returning to New Orleans for the Essence Festival, taking place after the Fourth of July. Confirmed talent for the Entertainment All Access experience include Neyo, actress-writer-producer and 'The Chi' creator Lena Waithe, Regina Hall, 'Insecure's' Yvonne Orji, Niecy Nash, Amandla Stenberg, Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin, 'Power's' Naturi Naughton, Oscar-winning director Barry Jenkins, Regina King and more. The daytime experience is free and open to the public.
"You can only do as much as you can, but when you can you should," he said of Tuesday night's hurricane relief telethon.
Several networks and studios have come on board the event, which takes place June 29-July 2 in New Orleans.