Tuesday Jun 24
Black Hollywood stars like Idris Elba and Chiwetel Ejiofor go to...
Black Hollywood stars like Idris Elba and Chiwetel Ejiofor go to the States because they can't get a break in Britain, Lenny Henry tells MPs Black British actors are being forced to move to America because they are not given a chance in the UK, stand up comic Lenny Henry told MPs today.
Jazz-A-F!RE Returns & Jazz Dance Party Debuts at The Memphis Black...
The Memphis Black Arts Alliance FireHouse Community Arts Center's popular Last Sunday Jazz-A-F!RE Ensemble and BYOI returns to perform again, Sunday June 29, 2014.
Amma Asante's film Belle introduces audiences to 18th-century London's thriving black community
Boyd Tonkin is Literary Editor at The Independent. An award-winning journalist, he was formerly Social Policy Editor of the New Statesman and has broadcast extensively for BBC arts and current affairs programmes.
The Chronicle Herald
Diversity triumphs with Belle
British director Amma Asante knows how hard it is to get a costume drama off the ground - especially when it stars a black female newcomer and is directed by a black female with only one previous film to her credit.