Day: August 17, 2012

UK NEWS: RIO FERDINAND FINED 45K OVER “CHOC ICE” TWEET

Fined 45k over a tweet he just replied to…. Via The Telegraph Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand has been fined £45,000 after being   found guilty of improper conduct over comments he made relating to the John Terry racism trial on Twitter. Ferdinand appeared to endorse a Tweet by another user of the social networking   site which described Chelsea   defender Ashley Cole, who gave evidence on behalf of Terry in the trial, as  a “choc ice”, a term understood to mean someone who is black []

UK FILM: KIDULTHOOD STAR FEMI OYENIRAN’S FIRST SCRIPT ‘IT’S A LOT’ TO BE MADE IN TO A FEATURE FILM

Actor and star of hit feature films Kidulthood and Adulthood Femi Oyeniran has announced that his first script will be made in to a film. The urban comedy ‘It’s A Lot’ written by Oyeniran and Nick Walker ‘marries 1980’s classics Ferris Bueller’s Day Off with Risky Business’  and will be  Mirror Image Ltd Film Production’s first feature production. The shoot is scheduled to start in late September. Congratulations!

UK PR ANTICS: CHERYL COLE’S “NEW BOYFRIEND’S” MOTHER PLEADS ‘DON’T HURT MY SON’

It has been a slow news week and the country is going through post-Olympic blues (me included), so Cheryl Cole’s PR team has taken this opportunity to flood the media with more fiction involving the nation’s biggest fraud. Last week Cheryl was linked to the fastest man on earth Usain Bolt and now according to Cheryl’s head cheerleader and Daily Mail showbiz reporter Dan Wootton she is now dating African-American and Los Angeles based backing dancer Tre Holloway. Tabloid rag The Sun also reports that Tre’s []