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VIDEO: CARIBBEAN FILM ‘KEEPING UP WITH THE JONESES’ LONDON MOVIE PREMIERE

  The London premiere of the Caribbean comedy film “Keeping Up With The Joneses: The Movie” took place on 27 March 2014.  This was the first Caribbean cinema premiere in the UK for 2014 and made history as the first full feature film from Barbados ever to be screened in an official (British Film Institute registered) cinema in the UK. It is hoped that the film will receive a wider release in London/UK. Advertisements

UK NEWS: BOY, 15, CHARGED WITH THE MURDER OF SCHOOL GIRL SHEREKA FAB-ANN MARSH

A 15-year-old boy has been charged with the murder of 15-year-old school girl Shereka Fab-Ann Marsh. Shereka was fatally shot in the neck on Saturday (March 22) at a house in Hackney Wick. The teen will appear today (March 24) at Stratford Magistrates Court. Two 16-year-old boys previously arrested on suspicion of her murder have been released without charge. … This news saddens and sickens me. I have so many questions…… Rest In Peace Shereka-Fab Ann Marsh.

ARISE TV 360 INTERVIEWS BLACK BRITISH ENTREPRENEUR SIMONE BRESI-ANDO

Founder of The I’mPOSSIBLE conversation and entrepreneur Simone Bresi-Ando discusses the first international edition of the  I’mPOSSIBLE Conversation which will take place in New York today (March 6th). A laptop, an idea and a dream. That is what I started out with in 2009. I still have that laptop, the ideas keep flooding in and my dreams are so big they often scare me. To get to this point has been grit, blood, sweat and tears. It’s also being random acts of []

UK EVENT: SCREEN NATION AWARDS 2014 / NOMINATIONS ANNOUNCEMENT

Set to take place on Sun 23rd February at the Park Plaza, Riverbank, the 9th Screen Nation Awards will be hosted by gorgeous LA based movie actress Caroline Chikezie alongside Ali Baba, aka the Godfather of Nigerian comedy, with the show set to be broadcast mid March 2014 on Vox Africa (Sky218) and across the Africa continent on the DStv platform. Themed under Nigeria @100 and with a special celebration of black British Women in film & TV, industry backed Achievement Awards, presented by a host []

UK NEWS: ALESHA DIXON LAUNCHES HER FIRST PERFUME

Britain’s Got Talent judge Alesha Dixon is the latest celebrity to jump on board the ‘I have created my own fragrance’ train. The star launched her first fragrance named Rose Quartz at London’s St Martin’s Lane Hotel this afternoon. Congratulations Alesha.

UPDATE: FIVE MEN ATTACK WOMAN ON BUS IN LONDON – POLICE ARREST MAN

Via London 24 A young woman was knocked unconscious during a violent attack by five men on a bus in London Bridge. This CCTV captures the gang getting on the 344 bus at Lambeth Road heading to Clapham Junction on August 29 at around 1.15am and the subsequent shocking assault on the 22-year-old. The group headed towards the back of the bus where the victim was seated, and words were exchanged, including members of the group criticising the victim’s clothing. One man []