Her first note will have you gasp with the force at which living legend Audra McDonald embodies the 44 year old, doomed Billie Holiday in this, a poignant piece of immersive musical theatre.Read More
Author: Descant Deb
Han Solo Spin-off Directors Quit, The Promised Women Of Colour Disappear & The Daily Express Can’t Tell Glover And Ejiofor Apart!
He might not be a Jedi, but it seems that Han Solo has made the women of colour promised for his spin-off movie disappear!Read More
Cass Pennant Brings Another Personal Story To The Screen In New Psychological Thriller “Catford Jesus”!
Catford Jesus is a claustrophobic account of the unsettling journey which unfolds that fateful night, suggesting that a ‘redeemer’ could save the soul of one potential candidate for purgatory…Read More
it has just been announced that Danai Gurira is reprising her role as Dora Milaje Commander Okoye in the currently filming Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity War movie!!!Read More
If you haven’t tuned in to American Gods on Amazon Prime, you are missing an episodic fantasy thriller with honest and profound observations about the evolution of America.Read More
90% #OutOf100: ITV’s Essential New Drama “Fearless” With Central Cast-Member Wunmi Mosaku As Senior Detective!
In ITV’s latest essential viewing, Fearless, Wunmi Mosaku’s DCS Olivia Greenwood, of SO15 counter-intelligence, goes head-to-head with principal character Emma Banville (Helen McCrory) over the case that made her career, as ace human rights lawyer Banville gets the original conviction overturned, but must now prepare for a re-trial.Read More
As you know, we at TBB love FILM, and when we can, we make full use of our press passes to see some of the more mainstream movies on offer at film festivals. Another such film at Sundance London was Beatriz At Dinner, a complete dose of the claustrophobic reality of a woman’s descent into despair and tragedy. As with all the best dramas, it also has a smattering of dark fantasy added in. Beatriz (an astonishing Salma Hayek – 30 Rock, 2009-13, Ugly Betty, 2006-07, From Dusk Til Dawn, 1996) is a nurse who specialises in the complementary arts of healing and massage....Read More
#TBBDoesSundanceLondon: 85% #OutOf100 – Marjorie Prime – An Indie That Shines All The Brighter With Big Name Casts.
Marjorie Prime is a surprising, low-key, speculative family drama, accompanied by a wonderfully haunting score by Mica Levi. With gorgeous cinematography from Sean Williams.Read More
#TBBDoesSundanceLondon – 88% #OutOf100: Jessica Williams A Refreshing Romantic Leading Lady in “The Incredible Jessica James”.
For those of us starved of seeing a darker skinned black woman play the romantic lead in a genuine, non-spoof comedy, The Incredible Jessica James will tick a lot of boxes –Read More
Boyega handles himself incredibly well, given that Thorne has taken a play already ahead of its time and has replaced the space the playwright gave the audience to ‘fill in the blanks’ with a great deal more psychological pressure. Büchner’s original is considered an expressionist masterpiece, but Thorne’s interpretation is drastically revised and overlaid with excessive developments and too little transition.Read More