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TV shows about four female friends living in New York City have been done to death thanks to a certain book written by Candace Bushnell which was adapted to one of the most iconic programmes of all time. So I didn’t fall over when I heard about Crazy.Sexy.Life. which is a docu-series about four African […]

Sanya’s Glam & Gold


This time last year the Olympics was in full swing and the elite athletes were showing off their stuff. One of the athletes that took gold was Sanya Richards-Ross beating our own and defending champion, Christine Ohuruogu into second place. Sanya wowed us not only with her speed on the track but with her glamour […]

The L.A. Complex


I only caught this show mid way through the first series but I was instantly gripped. The L.A Complex is about the the lives and tribulations of group of twentysomethings who live in the same apartment complex called The Deluxe Motel (the Lux) which is a cheap boarding house for new people to the city. […]

Being Mary Jane


As you know I am a great fan of Mara and Salim Brock Akil, the TV production duo who are partners in work and life. Their back catalgoe speaks for itself – Girlfriends, The Game, Jumping the Broom, Biker Boys and Sparkle. Since signing a massive deal with BET in 2011 they have been working […]

Loaded Chick Lit


I am not really a high brow literary kind of lady, I much prefer lightweight books with a touch of romance and comedy. So this means that a lot of book shows and book clubs are not for me. I spent a good few years hoping that someone would make a show that talked about […]

In Vogue: The Editor’s Eye


Remember The September Issue? How could you not? It was one of the most successful fashion documentaries of all time. It was a detailed behind the scenes look at US Vogue that revealed the way Anna Wintour worked and how her team put the September issue of Vogue together. It also made a star out […]

The Carrie Diaries


I have to admit that I was very sceptical about this TV series and even dreaded the though of it after the car crash fiasco of the second film. However if this trailer is anything to go by then The Carrie Diaries is set to be a real scorcher. The show is based on the […]