I am late posting this news. I only just came across it. But better late than never! The BEFFTA website announced on the 21 August that British actor David Ajala has been cast in the Hollywood action flick Fast and Furious 6 and is currently filming as I type alongside stars Paul Walker, Vin Diesel, Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Jackson and Michelle Rodriguez. David first came to my attention in the British flick Payback Season which also starred the “people’s champion” and poster boy for all things “URBAN” Adam Deacon. The news that David […]
Actor and playwright Kwame Kwei-Armah (born Ian Roberts) has been awarded a OBE (Order Of The British Empire) by Queen Elizabeth II for services to drama. He said the honour was a tribute to the “immigrant’s dream” that brought his parents to the UK from the West Indies. Kwei-Arma got his big break when he was cast as paramedic Finlay Newton in the hit BBC 1 drama Casualty. He then went on to write and star in numerous plays including the critically acclaimed […]
It has been announced that Jump Off TV’s presenter and producer Jade Avia is to become the new co-host of the Choice FM Breakfast Show alongside funny man Kojo the comedian. Congratulations and good luck Jade. So Is former co-host Max leaving the station or has she been awarded her own show?
The heavens have opened and the world rejoices this Sunday morning at the news that singer Beyonce has given birth to a baby girl apparently named Ivy Blue Carter. Although it has now been reported that the baby’s name is in fact Blue Ivy. But still no official confirmation from the ultra secretive couple. But anyway who knows.. who cares. Congratulations Beyonce and Shawn Carter.
TV presenters Angellica Bell and husband Michael Underwood have a lot to celebrate after Angellica gave birth to a baby boy on Boxing Day. Michael announced the happy news on Twitter (where else). The couple have named him Elijah Joseph. Congratulations Angellica and Michael.
A BIG congratulations goes out to AJ King aka Blaze Oh My Days who has been announced as the winner of the Kiss Chosen One competition, and will become their new presenter. Official announcement via Kiss website At the beginning of the year we started our search for a new KISS presenter. Thousands of you entered, hundreds auditioned & 25 hopefuls came into our KISS studios for the Presenter Academy. The best 10 were put to the public vote, you chose the final 5 […]
John Abraham Godson, a Polish citizen who was born and raised in Nigeria has been sworn in as the first black member of Poland’s parliament. Click HERE to read more… Congratulations John and good luck.
Alicia Keys gave birth to a baby boy today. The singer and producer husband Swizz Beatz have named the child Egypt Daoude Dean. Congratulations.
The Nod Dot Com reports that songstress Beverley Knight has become the new face of Rise Fashion. The star who launched her own (now defunct) cosmetics range last year said, “For many years, Rise has been one of my favorite labels” Congratulations Beverley.
Overground Online reports that 64-year-old gay Church of England priest Rev Colin Coward, has announced plans to marry his 25-year-old Nigerian boyfriend Bobby Egbele, owner of online clothing store Bobafrique.com. Coward who met Egbele in 2007 at a Christain conference in Togo hopes their union will ‘encourage other homosexuals within the church to marry’. He then added, We are both deeply committed Christians so it would be unthinkable for me not to do it in church and not to do it with the congregation and with […]