Day: February 1, 2012

VIDEO: BRITISH ACTOR ARNOLD OCENG AKA SNAKEY MAN TALKS ABOUT BEING A BLACK ACTOR IN THE UK

Actor/rapper Arnold Oceng aka Snakey Man has starred in children’s drama Grange Hill, Top Boy, The Tapes and Adulthood. In this interview he talks about his career and the struggles he faces being a black actor in the UK. Start from mark 4.15 …. Interesting…. He says that black people complained the most about the hit Channel 4 drama Top Boy which aired last year. Yeah there were complaints because most of us are just tired of seeing young black men being depicted […]

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UK NEWS: FOOTBALLER JOHN TERRY’S RACISM TRIAL TO TAKE PLACE AFTER EURO 2012

England captain and Chelsea skipper John Terry will stand trial for “alleged” racist abuse conveniently after the European Championships on July 9th. Terry is accused of calling QPR star Anton Ferdinand a “f*cking black c**t” during a match back on October. The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) said he is accused of a racially aggravated public order offence. Terry has pleaded “not guilty” to the charge. Today his legal team issued the following statement saying, “Mr Terry denies making any racist statement and will establish in court that he is […]

SOUL TRAIN CREATOR AND HOST DON CORNELIUS DIES

Don Cornelius, creator and host of the legendary US show Soul Train has died. He was 75 years old. TMZ reports that the star was found dead in his Sherman Oaks, CA home this morning and law enforcement sources say it appears he committed suicide. Continue Reading….. …. Rest In Peace Don Cornelius.

UK NEWS: SINGER ED SHEERAN SET TO POSE NUDE FOR SIR ELTON JOHN

“Man of the moment” Ed Sheeran has agreed to pose nude for a charity calendar.  All funds will go towards Sir Elton John’s AIDS Foundation. Sheeran said, “I’m not a very confident guy when it comes to taking my clothes off. I was 14 stone and I’m now 11. It’s going to be the first time that I feel comfortable on-screen. “I stopped drinking and got a personal trainer. I was a bit flabby to be fair. I moved out when I was 16 to a […]

BROWN EYEZ WOMAN OF THE YEAR 2011 – AND THE WINNER IS…..

The votes are in and website Brown Eyez has finally announced its Man And Woman Of The Year 2011. Congratulations goes out to Play.Dot Apparel founders Kenny and Kwasi  winners of Man (Men) Of The Year 2011  . As for Woman Of The Year….the coveted title for a second year running goes to founder of Mad News Janice aka Miss Mad News. I am surprised that I still get so much support when I am constantly being accused of being a “hater”, negative and have […]

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