As I said earlier today, there is nothing wrong with programs such as Channel 4’s 2011 drama series Top Boy. I just think some black actors would appreciate greater opportunities to show their creative range, with more diverse subject matter. That being said, check out this interview with Top Boy star Ashley Walters, as he dishes on the criticism faced by the show, plans for a new chapter in the series, and future projects he has coming up.
Before you watch the interview, get a little taste of what all the hoopla was about regarding the graphic nature of Top Boy.
And here’s the interview that Walters gave to Street Starz TV.