Hit Jamaican comedy drama Me and Mi Kru will premier on British television on Saturday March 1 on ABN TV (Sky Channel 290) at 7.30pm.
‘Me and Mi Kru’ tells the tale of a single parent family, mother and son who live in the ghetto of Sea view Gardens, Kingston. The son a wannabe dancehall artist has a group called ‘Innocent Kru’, they are struggling and juggling to get on shows, promote themselves and move ahead in the Jamaican music industry against all the odds. Junior / Hype! ( Benzley Hype!) is an avid buyer of lottery tickets, one day he is annoyed at having the wrong numbers punched by a teller, to his surprise his fate turns and he wins 250 million dollars. The small family move lock, stock and barrel uptown to a mansion in Cherry gardens, the twist is that they bring their ghetto with them from goats in the yard, mongrel dog that breeds the local ‘pedigrees’.