Day: June 3, 2012

NEW BLACK BRITISH ONLINE SITCOM ‘ALL ABOUT THE MCKENZIES’ (EPISODES 1-4)

Check out new online black British sitcom All About The McKenzie created for the web with the intention of becoming an international TV show. … … … … … I just love that people are no longer begging and relying on TV networks to commission and air their TV projects. Investing in your own projects and then sharing them online is definitely the way forward. Keep up the work everyone involved in other black British online shows, Venus Vs Mars, Brothers With []

PASSENGER PLANE CRASHES IN NIGERIA

The Independent reports that a passenger plane has crashed in Lagos, Nigeria. An emergency official said that between 140 and 150 people were on the Dana Air flight which was flying from Abuja to Lagos. Click here to read more…. Rest In Peace to all those who lost their lives. Dana Airlines Emergency Numbers for Victims’ Families: 0807-729-1288, 0805-869-7500, 01-280-9888, 01-280-9992.

TWEET OF THE DAY: GWYNETH PALTROW WATCHES THE THRONE

The actress and wife of Cold Play front man Chris Martin, and best friend to megastars Jay-Z and Beyonce, sat alongside producer The Dream, Beyonce and Kelly Rowland during Jay and Kanye West’s ‘Watch The Throne’ show in Paris several night’s ago and tweeted the following, Ni**as in paris for real @mrteriusnash (the dream) tyty, beehigh http://t.co/WL7TIDpG — Gwyneth Paltrow (@GwynethPaltrow) June 1, 2012 During the show Jay and Kanye performed their hit Niggas In Paris a “record” eleven times. You gotta []

ROTHSCHILD HEIRESS’ MARRIAGE ENDS AFTER ALLEGED AFFAIR WITH RAPPER JAY ELECTRONICA

The Daily Mail reports that the marriage of Rothschild heiress Kate Goldsmithis in trouble after her alleged affair with US rapper Jay Electronica. Kate who is married to the multi-millionaire son (Ben Goldsmith) of the late financier and tycoon Jimmy Goldsmith apparently embarked on a passionate affair with Jay Electronica after he became one of her clients. The rapper who is signed to Jay-Z’s Roc Nation label has also moved to London. A “friend” disclosed to the Mail, Ben is heartbroken, devastated []

QUOTE OF THE DAY: IDRIS ELBA

“I’m so bored of answering that. Are there differences between black actors’ opportunities and white actors’ opportunities? Yes, there are. It’s been said. I’d rather a young black actor read about success as opposed to how tough it was. I get these roles because I can act and that’s it. Hopefully that’s it. The less I talk about being black, the better. [Via Vulture]