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QUOTE OF THE DAY: NOEL CLARKE

The problem was I got a bit soft, I got a bit friendly i got a bit emotional. I started worrying and focusing too much on helping others. And I did help a lot of people. I don’t need to name them, I know who they are, You know who they are, they know who they are. I was always on this – “Gotta write a part for that guy, Gotta bring in that girl”. How can i help this person, how can []

PREVIEW: BRITISH ACTOR AML AMEEN STARS IN NEW US DRAMA HARRY’S LAW

I announced on Mad News earlier this year that British actor Aml Ameen (Kidulthood and The Bill) had bagged a role in the new US drama Harry’s Law. Now check out the preview below. I follow a few British actors/entertainers on Twitter and any day now their huge heads will explode in to a thousand pieces. A little success and an avalanche of compliments received via Twitter, and they turn fool. But I don’t get that big-headed vibe from Aml. This is []

UK NEWS: DOES RICHARD BLACKWOOD STILL WORK FOR CHOICE FM???

It has been brought to my attention that Choice FM host Richard Blackwood has been M.I.A (Missing In Action) for weeks now, and there has been no explanation for his absence. *Note I last tuned in to Choice back in 2006. This is just what I’ve been told. * Fellow blogger and radio host Miss Lala  posted recent video footage of Richard when he appeared on Tim Westwood’s BBC Radio show, and then went on to ask, “do Choice FM allow their []

VIDEO: SINGER BRANDY AND FAMILY APPEAR ON THE WENDY WILLIAMS SHOW

Singer Brandy appeared on the Wendy Williams Show alongside her mother, father and brother Ray-J, to  promote their new “reality” show. In the footage below their mother Sonja Norwood addresses Ray-J and Kim Kardashian’s leaked sex tape. My question to the Norwood family:  Has it really come to this??? *shaking my head*

UK NEWS: CRIMEWATCH PRESENTER STALKED BY A WOMAN WHO CLEARLY HAS PSYCOLOGICAL ISSUES.

Via The Daily Mail A Strictly Come Dancing contestant feared being attacked like Jill Dando after falling victim to an internet stalker. Crimewatch presenter Rav Wilding, 32, said he was bombarded with ‘vile and grotesque’ abuse over the internet by Muslim convert Toneeta Beckford. She also sent him pictures of herself posing in a thong and messages containing extremist religious rants. One warned him: ‘Don’t **** with me Rav… I will see you right on Judgment Day.’ Another said: ‘Who the **** []

UK NEWS: FILM GROUP SIGNS DEAL WITH NOEL CLARKE

  Via Variety Film group Icon, which is owned by Len Blavatnik’s U.S.-based company Access Industries, has inked an exclusive first-look deal with thesp-scribe-helmer-producer Noel Clarke, winner of the 2009 BAFTA Orange Rising Star Award, and his shingle Unstoppable Ent. The pact gives Icon the option to finance, sell and distribute everything Unstoppable produces, which is anticipated to be one or two films a year in the $5 million – $10 million range. Clarke will either pen, helm, produce or star in all pics. As []

BRITISH ACTOR AML AMEEN CAST IN NEW NBC LAW DRAMA

British actor Aml Ameen, a former star of ITV’s The Bill and acclaimed Brit urban flick Kidulthood, has been cast as one of the leads in a hot new Hollywood legal drama. Kindreds is produced by multiple Emmy award-winning producer David E Kelley (L.A Law, Ally McBeal, The Practice, Chicago Hope) and, as cited in the L.A Times this week, ‘follows a curmudgeonly ex-patent lawyer and his group of misfit associates’. It is being made by US TV network NBC. This is Aml’s []

UK NEWS: FORMER EASTENDERS STAR FORCED OUT OF 25TH PARTY

Via Digital Spy   Former EastEnders star Mohammed George has revealed that he was removed from the show’s 25th anniversary party.   On arriving at the party George, who played road sweeper Gus Smith, reportedly asked one of the show’s bosses why they hadn’t supported him when he was forced to leave the soap two years ago. The boss responded by having George removed from the party.   He told the Daily Star: “I didn’t deserve to be treated that way. I had no choice []