Profile by Graeme Wood 24.05.15     Those critics and doubters amongst us who had written off a revival of George Millers 1979 cult hit ‘MAD MAX’ have been surprised and taken aback by the movie’s critical and box office success. ‘Mad Max-Fury Road’ opened to rave reviews and has […]

David Oyelewo Undoubted Shining Star

By Leslie Byron Pitt Written: 04.03.15   In the last five years, the likes of Idris Elba (Thor), Gugu Mbatha-Raw (Belle), John Boyega (Star Wars: The Force Awakens) and Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years a Slave) have called attention to the wealth of black British actors making strong waves within the […]

Chadwick Boseman Rising Star

By Leslie Byron Pitt 25.11.14   Chadwick Boseman already has two iconic African-American parts under his belt and with his upcoming role as Black Panther in the upcoming Marvel features; Captain America: Civil War and Black Panther, Boseman looks set to become one of his generations top African-American leading men. […]

Aml Ameen

British turned Hollywood Actor; Aml Ameen has been making waves for years. He first came to popular attention with his explosive 2-year stint as PC LEWIS HARDY on BAFTA winning British drama “The Bill” winning him a nomination. But it was his starring performance as troubled teen Trife in the cult-classic […]

John Boyega

John Boyega is sipping an orange juice and comparing the new wave of black stories to the invention of cinematic sound. “Silent films were the norm and that was how it was going to carry on,” he says. “Everyone was happy, nothing was going to change. Then a couple of crazy people […]

Femi Oyeniran

Femi Oyeniran is a London-based actor who has starred in hit films including Kidulthood, Adulthood, 4,3,2,1 and Anuvahood. But Femi has also made the move from acting, to writing and co-directing his first feature being  It’s A Lot in which he also starred. But things could have gone in a […]