Month: August 2012

UK CASTING CALL: PASS THE COMB (SHORT FILM)

Date: Wednesday 29th August, 7pm – 9pm Location: Theatre Royal Stratford East Pass the Comb is a 15 minute short film which tells the story of Jerome, a youngster in conflict and Chantelle, his older sister who uses her calming influence, reasoning skills and the cultural tradition of braiding hair on her younger brother.  Each completed corn-row demonstrates the benefit of Chantelle’s ‘hair therapy’, words of wisdom and advice. But how did Chantelle get so wise?  And is she really the picture []

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 []

BOXING LEGEND EVANDER HOLYFIELD SET TO MAKE APPEARANCE AT LONDON NIGHTCLUB

It has been announced via Twitter that boxing LEGEND and former heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield will appear at West End nightclub Bond tomorrow night. Boxing Legend Evander Holyfield @bondclub TOMORROW.. Ladies free b4 11PM £10 After.. Gents £20.. PIN:22C580D9 >> 07960362294 — Napper Marbella (@ItsNapper) August 16, 2012 This is just seems strange to me. Why is Evander Holyfield making personal appearances in London nightclubs?  What is going on??? I tell you if he ends up putting in an appearance at Croydon’s Granaries nightclub (like American actor Morris Chestnut apparently []

UK NEWS: N-DUBZ STAR FAZER WINS CASE AGAINST HEAT MAGAZINE ( HAS IT REALLY COME TO THIS HEAT MAGAZINE???)

Via The Press Gazette A member of the pop group N-Dubz has had a complaint against Heat magazine upheld by the Press Complaints Commission after it published a story claiming he cheated on ex-girlfriend Tulisa. Fazer, whose real name is Richard Rawson, complained to the press watchdog over a story published by the celebrity magazine in February 2012, a month after he split up with the X-Factor judge. He claimed the story headlined “Exclusive: ‘Fazer cheated on Tulisa with me…Fazer told me []

UK NEWS: EAST LONDON’S ‘UNDERAGE FESTIVAL’ CANCELLED

The Voice Online reports that the youth music event the Underage Festival has been cancelled due to ‘unforeseen circumstances’. The festival geared towards 13-18 year olds was due to take place on Friday August 31st in Shoreditch Park. Festival organisers issued the following statement:  “It is with great sadness that we announce Underage Festival will no longer be taking place this year.” The powers that be probably made the decision to shut down this event because the area of East London has had its fill of excitement for one year (BBC Radio Hackney Weekend []

UK TV: SO SOLID’S MC HARVEY SET TO JOIN ‘CELEBRITY BIG BROTHER’ LINE UP?

The Daily Mail reports that So Solid star rapper MC Harvey may feature in this year’s Celebrity Big Brother line up alongside Coleen Nolan, Spandau Ballet’s Martin Kemp, Duane Chapman aka Dog the Bounty Hunter, TOWIE’s Lauren Goodger and former Eastenders star Cheryl Fergison who played long suffering Heather Trott. Hahahahahahahhahahahahahahahahahahahahaha. If Harvey does enter the house tonight I look forward to hearing him boast about his lovers, his affairs and the alleged “sex text” sessions with the nation’s biggest fraud Cheryl Cole. The embarrassing mess that is Celebrity Big Brother starts []