Day: January 23, 2014

UK NEWS: FORMER FRIEND FOUND GUILTY OF ACID ATTACK ON NAOMI ONI

Mary Konye has been found guilty of hurling acid in to the face of her former friend Naomi Oni. Mary Konye, 21, dressed in a veil and attacked Naomi Oni after following her home. Ms Oni, 21, a former friend of her attacker, was left scarred and needed skin grafts after the incident in Dagenham, on December 30 2012. Konye, of Canning Town, denied throwing acid but a jury at Snarebrook Crown Court returned a guilty verdict after more than seven hours of deliberations. []

NATIONAL TELEVISION AWARDS: EASTENDERS STAR KHALI BEST WINS ‘BEST NEWCOMER’

Eastenders star Khali Best took home the ‘Best Newcomer’ award at last night’s annual National Television Awards. A shocked Khali said in his speech: Hello everyone. Wow, wow this is mad,’ Khali said as he began his speech. ‘This is mad. Good god almighty. ‘Well first of all I didn’t think I was going to win so I’m going to keep it real, keep it honest and come from the heart. ‘First of all I want to thank God. Secondly thank my []

NEW TV CHANNEL ‘LONDON LIVE’ COMMISSIONS HIT BLACK BRITISH WEB SERIES AND A NEW SITCOM

London Live has commissioned series 1 and 2 of the hit black British web series Brothers With No Game and new sitcom The T-Boy Show. The T-Boy Show: stars YouTuber Don’t Jealous Me (aka Tolulope Ogunmefun) in a multi-cultural sitcom following the exploits of T-Boy (Tolu), a rich young Nigerian who comes to live with his cousin and aunt in London. Brothers With No Game: a comedy drama series based on the hit YouTube show of the same name. It follows four young Londoners []

UK WEB SERIES: ‘DEAR JESUS’ SEASON 3 OPEN CASTING CALL

Wonder London Films makers of the hit black British web series ‘Dear Jesus’ are looking for the following…. Middle Aged Nigerian Woman to play Abike Middle Aged Jamaican Woman to play Paulette  Open casting call will take place on Sunday 26th January 12pm – 1pm.  Location: The Calder Book Shop Theatre  51 The Cut  Waterloo  SE1 8LF Production begins February 2014 Email info@wonderlondonfilms.com for more information and audition piece.

UK WEB SERIES: BROTHERS WITH NO GAME – SEASON 2 EPISODE 7 (FINALE)

The word of the day at Nick and Sabrina’s wedding reception is ‘Truth’. I cannot stop laughing at the wedding reception venue – a bruk down school hall. Hahahahahaha. Anyway another brilliant season comes to a close. Congratulations to the Brothers With No Game team on all their success so far. Roll on season 3. Watch previous episodes below. Episode 1 Episode 2 Episode 3 Episode 4 Episode 5 part 1 Episode 6 part 2