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Deanna Brown-Thomas talks about The Legendary James Brown !

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Deanna Brown-Thomas family members are excited at the prospect of having the life story of James Brown told. Deanna Brown-Thomas, daughter of James Brown, and the President of the James Brown Family Children Foundation said "The music that my father, Mr. James Brown, made still touches souls everywhere and his energy he possessed on stage still resonates through out the world. This biopic on his life will give reason to his supernatural being and inspire future generations." Let's all get ready to "Get on the GoodFoot!"

Deanna Brown is a radio and TV personality, actress, entrepreneur, humanitarian and daughter of Mr. James Brown - The Godfather of Soul. Early in life Deanna learned the music industry by working with her dad and through her own career as a broadcaster and entrepreneur. ??As a humanitarian, Deanna has worked extensively with her church, Carpentersville Baptist Church where she is a Trustee and a member of the Christian Education Ministry. Deanna is also a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. participating in charitable fundraisers for youth development and serves on the Board of Directors for the Augusta Museum of History where she helped create the first museum exhibit on her dad. ??In addition to her many key positions, after the passing of her father in 2006, Deanna picked up the reigns of her father's good will and continued his legacy of giving thru The Brown Family Children's Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that supports creating music scholarships and programs for students and schools who have a interest in learning music and the music industry; provide health awareness to impoverished families; and continue to support The Annual James Brown Turkey and Toy Giveaways, www.jamesbrownfamilyfdn.org.

Deanna has many positions but the two she holds dearest is mother and wife. She believes in the family unit being strong and encouraging to one another.