Month: March 2013

UK WEB SERIES: DEAR JESUS (SEASON 2 EPISODE 1)

Picking up where season 1 ended, Mercedes is forced to choose between her cheating ex-boyfriend who wants a second try at their relationship, and the new man in her life, David, who wants to make things official between them. while it may seem like a no-brainer, Mercedes and her ex have history, and though she really likes David, she hasn’t known him as long. Hahahahahahaha – Wow Mercedes sister has issues.  How can you just go around talking to people in such a []

WEB SERIES: NOISEY JAMAICA (EPISODE 3)

Oh dear…. Why does he have the swastika symbol tattooed in the palm of his hand??? Noisey Jamaica episodes so far just leave me cringing in parts. The team behind these episodes (including the Jamaican born narrator) are clueless. Episode 1 Episode 2

UK NEWS: THE KEY (TRAILER)

From a young age Kyla Frye always knew that she would one day become a star. Now, as a UK based actress with a wealth of work behind her, from BBC Three’s “West 10 LDN” to award winning shorts, Kyla investigates what it takes to be successful within the entertainment industry. This short documentary ultimately aims to inspire and inform those striving to ‘make it’ in the UK entertainment industry. Featuring interviews with Jimmy Akingbola, Aml Ameen and Sheila Nortley, to name []

THE HISTORY CHANNEL (FULL DOCUMENTARY): GANGLAND – BLACK MAFIA FAMILY (BMF) 2010

This documentary about the infamous Black Mafia Family (BMF) originally aired on the History Channel (US television) in September 2010. The Black Mafia Family (BMF), was an drug trafficking organization originally based in Detroit, Michigan. Founded by the Flenory brothers Demetrius and Terry, the organization began in the late 1980s. By the year 2000, they had established cocaine distribution cells in cities throughout the United States. Through their Los Angeles-based drug source, they had direct links to Mexican-based drug cartels.[1] They established two []

UK TV: BRAND NEW DRAMA ‘YOUNGERS’ COMING SOON TO E4 (TRAILER)

Set in South-East London, eight part drama Youngers follows a group of friends coping with teenage life and working to launch a music career. Youngers tells the story of Yemi an honour student and aspiring  producer, and his best friend Jay, who enters a local music competition after failing  his GCSEs. The first episode airs on March 20th at 7.30pm on E4 @madnewsblog Well of course they wanna make it in the music biz. What else would they bother making a whole series about. *sigh* — Cass Denton []

VIDEO: GANG MEMBERS TEAM UP WITH THE KLU KLUX KLAN

Grape Street Crips of Memphis Tennessee and an Alabama Klu Klux Klan (KKK) group are working together to stop the KKK at a rally next month in Memphis after the Confederate parks in Memphis were renamed. I came across this story yesterday and totally dismissed it because I thought it was just an outrageous rumour. No way could this be true. Is the young black man being interviewed for real or is he an actor? Is this just a spoof news report? I am still having trouble believing this []