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mobo awards 2020 winner steve mcqueen

Black British filmaker Steve McQueen who directed Acadamy award winning 12Years a Slave and most recently Small Axe on BBC TV was given an Inspiration award. Steve McQueen on receiving the prize said “This is an extraordinary prize. Thank you so much. The MOBO Awards for me is part of the idea of Small Axe”

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bbc small axe mini-series review by caped informer

Small Axe Mini-series review of Small Axe the Mini-series starring John Boyega and Directed by Steve McQueen. Mangrove, the first film in the anthology mini-series, kicked off what I can expect to be an impactful yet, enlightening journey of real hard hitting racial realities of London’s West Indian population from the 1960’s to the 1980’s. It was a film that

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fresh prince of bel-air reunion airs on hbo max and sky tv

The Fresh Prince of Bel-air which ran from 1990 to 1996, starred Will Smith as his fictional name-sake Will from Philly airs on HBO Max from 19th Dec. The hugely popular show made, rapper-turned-actor, Will a household name, turning him into an International star. The show sees Janet Hubert who played Will’s mum, discuss her off-set feud with Will on

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jingle jangle netflix movie pays homage to black panther

Jingle Jangle is David E. Talbert’s black Christmas musical featuring the music of John Legend and starring Oscar winner Forest Whitaker as genius inventor Jeronicus Jangle, Tony Award winner Anika Noni Rose and Cosby Show’s Phylicia Rashad. Jingle Jangle follows the story of Jangle who is on the cusp of his greatest toy breakthrough yet. However, his young apprentice, Gustafson

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