Day: December 6, 2012

UK WEB SERIES: UNFAMOUS (TEASER TRAILER)

‘Unfamous’ is a new black British web series based on the Unfamous eBook by Scotty Unfamous. Based on the hit online eBook by Swear Down TV’s Scotty Unfamous, set deep in the heart of London’s elitist urban youth-society, ‘Unfamous’ follows the story of Rio Greene’s first year in university. Tired of being overlooked by her peers, Rio devises a plan to make herself bait or as she likes to call it ‘Unfamous’ but along the way her past catches up with her and drives []

UK NEWS: BRITAIN’S TOP PUBLICIST MAX CLIFFORD ARRESTED ON SUSPICION OF SEXUAL OFFENCES

The Guardian reports that Britain’s top publicist Max Clifford has been arrested on suspicion of sexual offences. Via The Guardian Max Clifford, one of the best known publicists in Britain, has been arrested by officers investigating sexual abuse claims against Jimmy Savile and others. The Metropolitan police said on Thursday morning that officers working on Operation Yewtree arrested “a man in his sixties” at his Surrey home at 7.04am “on suspicion of sexual offences”. Clifford, 69, is the arrestee. He has been taken []

UK SHORT FILM: TIGHT JEANS ( FILM WRITTEN AND DIRECTED BY DESTINY EKARAGHA)

Winner of The London Rushes Soho Film Festival Awards for Best Newcomer, Tight Jeans is the debut film from the UK’s Director/ Writer Destiny Ekaragha, and produced by Tamana Bleasdale for Pollibee Productions. as seen on Channel 4 in 2011. Tight Jeans had a major impact when it was first shown at The London Film Festival in 2008, so much so that it propelled Destiny from unknown into an overnight success. The film went on to receive praise from the critics all over the []

UK MUSIC NEWS: ESTELLE RECEIVES GRAMMY NOMINATION

It has been announced that British artist Estelle has received a Best R&B performance Grammy nomination for her single Thank You. At first I was confused because I don’t remember Estelle releasing any new music this year. But then I rarely pay that much attention to what’s going on in the music industry these days. Anyway packing her bags and relocating to the country where dreams can come true really did pay off. … Thank You sounds decent and has a Sade vibe going on. Even though for some baffling reason []