Revolver

The British Independent Film Awards

Gia Marie Barbera | Posted 13.01.2013 | UK Entertainment
Gia Marie Barbera

Last Monday I started my week off with a champagne reception and nibbles at the St Martins Hotel in London for the nominations for The British Independent Film Awards. The event was sponsored by Moet and Chandon, and may I say how generous they were.

Turn Off Your Mind and Float Upstream - 50 Years on From 'Love Me Do' Can We Listen to The Beatles Objectively?

Danny Myers | Posted 04.12.2012 | UK Entertainment
Danny Myers

If you can clear your head, you'll hear that 'Love Me Do' is tight and tidy enough but unremarkable, maybe even a little dull. Of course, it's now associated with four sweating Beatles thrashing away in The Cavern, unaware of what was about to hit them. As such 'Love Me Do' is a great 'once upon a time' but it is not a great song.

Joe Cole Is Tommy OFFENDER

Gia Marie Barbera | Posted 14.10.2012 | UK Entertainment
Gia Marie Barbera

Joe Cole began his acting training with the National Youth Theatre, despite his young age Screen International Star of Tomorrow Joe Cole has already gone on to earn critical acclaim across the board for his work in television, theatre and film.

Vas Blackwood plays Detective Boaz

Gia Marie Barbera | Posted 14.10.2012 | UK Entertainment
Gia Marie Barbera

I was told (by someone who knew Vas Blackwood well), that he was "a man of few words". They must have been joking! Vas Blackwood is one of the best ac...

Scorcher Talks OFFENDER

Gia Marie Barbera | Posted 09.10.2012 | UK Entertainment
Gia Marie Barbera

I am sat in the garden at Revolver in Holland Park waiting for Scorcher to arrive. He walks in through the gate joshing loudly with one of his friends.

G Frsh is OFFENDER

Gia Marie Barbera | Posted 04.10.2012 | UK Entertainment
Gia Marie Barbera

G Frsh is sitting in his recording studio, where he logs nine-to-five days every week like he's a working stiff. He looks low key, no fashion logos or excessive jewellery, just a grey T-shirt, and tracksuit bottoms. The rapper who is now 28, is smart, funny and very smiley. He is the boy from South London who is twisting rap into his own image thereby offering a lifeline to kids, showing hard work pays off.