UK NEWS: MAN CONVICTED OF HAMMER MURDERS

Pierre White convicted of sexually assaulting his victims before killing them with a hammer. 18 year old Kesha Wizzart appeared on ITV’s ‘Young Star’s In Their Eyes’ (2004) A man who battered to death his former girlfriend and her two children with a hammer has been convicted of murdering them at the family’s Manchester home. Pierre Williams, 33, from Birmingham, had denied killing Beverley Samuels, 36, her daughter Kesha Wizzart, 18, and son Fred Wizzart, 13. He was also convicted of sex assaults []

NOTORIOUS BIG BIOPIC: MEET THE CAST

  The cast line up for the fourthcoming Notorious BIG biopic has been announced. “Fox Searchlight Pictures President of Production Claudia Lewis announced today that principal photography on NOTORIOUS, the screen version about the life of rapper Christopher Wallace a.k.a. The Notorious B.I.G., will begin on March 24, 2008 in and around the five boroughs of New York. The film stars multiple award winner Angela Bassett as Christopher’s mother Voletta Wallace, Derek Luke as Sean Combs, Anthony Mackie as Tupac Shakur and []

LAURYN HILL TO STAR IN BOB MARLEY BIOPIC?

  According to the Hollywood Reporter Rita Marley (Bob Marley’s widow) will be executive producing the reggae legend’s fourthcoming biopic and wants Lauryn Hill to play her in the the film. Continue reading  I love Lauryn but it would be nice if they gave the role to a talente/unknown Jamaican actress! Give that unknown the chance to shine and the chance to show the world what she can do!

WHITNEY HOUSTON SET TO EARN $3 MILLION FOR 1 HOUR PERFORMANCE

Photograph: AP “The troubled star has been lined up by billionaire philanthropist John Caudwell to give a rare one-hour performance at the Cauldwell Children Legends Ball at London’s Battersea Evolution arena on May 8. A source said: “Mr. Caudwell thinks it is important to raise the profile of the Cauldwell Children charity and stars such as Whitney Houston are the sort of people he’s hoping to attract.” Whitney – who has battled an addiction to drink and drugs – has made few []

UK NEWS: FORMER RACE ADVISOR LEE JASPER FACES ALLEGATIONS OF INAPPROPRIATE BEHAVIOUR IN THE WORK PLACE

  Former race advisor to mayor Ken Livingstone, Lee Jasper, has now been accused of engaging in sexually charged email banter with a married colleague. “Yesterday Mr Jasper, 49, a married father of nine, and Mrs Chouhan denied any impropriety. She said the emails were “banter” and that they had not been sexually involved.” READ I would hate to be in their shoes right now! And don’t they own personal email accounts? Plus if you’re going to send emails back and forth of this nature to a []

JUVENILE: FUNERAL OF 4 YEAR OLD DAUGHTER TO TAKE PLACE LATER THIS WEEK

  Joy Deleston with her son, Anthony Tyrone Terrell (murder suspect) and daughters Micaiah, 11, and Jelani, 4, Funeral services for the four year old daughter of rapper Juvenile, her sister and mother will be held later on this week. Jelani, her eleven year old sister Micaiah and mother Joy Deleston will be buried in  South Carolina on Saturday (March 8th). 

UK NEWS: MAYOR’S RACE ADVISOR LEE JASPER RESIGNS

  The mayor of London’s senior aide Lee Jasper has resigned. Ken Livingstone’s race adviser blamed the “racist nature of a relentless media campaign” for his decision. Mr Jasper had been at the centre of allegations over the misuse of public funds and was due before the London Assembly on the matter on Wednesday. A Greater London Authority (GLA) statement paid tribute to Mr Jasper’s work and said there was no foundation for the allegations against him. Continue Reading Well we all []