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Channel 4 Top Boy open auditions in Hoxton cancelled

Channel 4 Top Boy open auditions in Hoxton cancelled

UPDATE 13/11/2012 The film production company that’s producing Top Boy released a statement this afternoon: “The producers of Top Boy, Cowboy Films held an open audition specifically for 13 – 16 year olds. The auditions were attended by more people than had been anticipated and was closed early for safety reasons. The situation was extremely […]

Hackney Based Thriller Coming to Channel 4

Hackney Based Thriller Coming to Channel 4

A Hackney based thriller written by Hackney resident, novelist and screen writer Ronan Bennett, has been commissioned by channel 4. Top Boy, a four part drama centres around Dushane, a 19-year-old street gang leader, on the fictional Summerhouse Estate, who has ‘aspiritions’ of becoming a drug dealer. Bennett, who along with story consultant Gerry Jackson, […]