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VIDEO: US MAGICIAN BURNED DURING “STUNT” ON DOMINICAN TELEVISION

Via AP A magician from the United States is getting medical treatment and pursuing legal action after the host of a TV show in the Dominican Republic set him on fire in an apparent stunt. Wayne Houchin is out of the hospital but is still being treated for burns on his face, scalp and hands. Houchin tells The Associated Press he is in a lot of pain but recovering. WARNING: FOOTAGE MAY CAUSE DISTRESS [Thanks Nonny] What was the host thinking??? Madness.

TV/FILM: BROWN PAPER DOLLS INTERVIEW

UK blogger Michelle Owusu at SceneTV recently caught up with Brown Paper Dolls, an LA-based production company made up of three ambitious and talented ladies, who aim to show and tell more diverse stories and perspectives through TV and film. The ladies from Brown Paper Dolls have also released a trailer for their production Milk + Honey, which is executive produced by British actor Idris Elba. Check out Michelle’s interview below. Who are ‘Brown Paper Dolls’? Who is involved and how and why was []

VIDEO: VIVICA FOX APPEARS ON THE WENDY WILLIAMS SHOW

Actress Vivica Fox appeared on the ridiculous Wendy Williams Show recently and in the middle of answering questions about her personal life (does she plan on having kids with her 20-something boyfriend who is sitting in audience etc) Wendy chips in and asks Vivica who is in her early forties, if she is “still having full periods”. Oh Wendy…..

VIDEO: ACTOR HUGH JACKMAN’S ‘DRAMATIC’ STUNT ON THE OPRAH SHOW ENDS IN DISASTER

Actor Hugh Jackman almost lost an eye after a stunt on the Oprah show in Australia went wrong. The Hollywood star decided to make a dramatic entrance by sliding on to the stage from the SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE on a 100m (330ft) zip wire as a crowd of 6,000 looked on. But unfortunately Hugh failed to apply the brakes in time and slammed head first into a lighting rig cutting his cheek and injuring his eye. Watch video footage below.  When []

UK EVENT: BEFFTA AWARDS 2010

Top black and ethnic personalities within entertainment, film, fashion television and arts gathered to celebrate the red carpet VIP launch of the 2nd annual BEFFTA(Black Entertainment, Film, Fashion, Television and Arts) awards several weeks ago. Among the special guests were former Five Star group member Stedman, Fame Academy star Audley Anderson, Junior Giscombe, radio personality Sherry Dixon and Lord Paul Johnson. For more information about this years BEFFTA Awards and to vote click HERE. Check out photographs below taken at the VIP []