Twitter Streets: Hot Trends Today- September 22
Reporter Meets President Kenyatta, Breaks Down
Dennis Mudy has gone viral following his reaction on meeting President Uhuru Kenyatta. The Coast-based journalist broke down on Sunday in the middle of interviewing his excellency. “Welcome guys this is MKTV channel and today I’m in Mombasa and I… I have a guest who is President Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta… it’s unbelievable… I can’t even”, said Mudy before tearing down.
He further went on to say that the president had promised to help him grow the station to “another level”. The head of state was in Mombasa, alongside two of his cabinet secretaries for an inspection of the county’s Mama Ngina Waterfront park. Kenyans took to the interwebs, expressing mixed reactions on how Mudy handled himself.
MKTV met President Uhuru Kenyatta and he couldn’t stop crying. Woiyee.
— Yats (@BrianYats) September 21, 2020
Welll technically. The fact that I now know MKTV exists shows that the president has helped her😂
— Ng’ang’a (@fr33hugzz) September 20, 2020
— Innocent Matara (@MataraMachuma) September 20, 2020
‘Croods 2’ Movie Trailer Released
DreamWorks Animation and Universal Pictures have released the official trailer for the second installment of “The Croods”, titled “A New Age”. Starring Emma Stone, Nicolas Cage, and Ryan Reynolds, the Joel Crawford-directed animation sees the prehistoric family, the Croods, in search of a new place to live when they stumble upon rival family, the Bettermans.
The latter have an elaborate tree house, amazing inventions and irrigated acres of fresh produce—are a couple of steps above the Croods on the evolutionary ladder. When they take the Croods in as the world’s first houseguests, it isn’t long before tensions escalate between the cave family and the modern family.
“The Croods: A New Age” is set for a theatrical release on November 25,2020.
— DreamWorks Animation (@Dreamworks) September 21, 2020
— Ryan Reynolds (@VancityReynolds) September 21, 2020
— Sammy (PsychoticFox) (@SamuelDreemurr) September 17, 2020
‘Small Axe’ Series Trailer Released
Amazon Prime Video and BBC have released the official trailer for “Small Axe”. The Steve McQueen-directed five-part anthology series is based on the real-life experiences of London’s West Indian community, set between the years 1969 and 1982.
“Mangrove”, the first episode debuts on the streaming service in November 20, starring Letitia Wright and Malachi Kirby. It will then be followed by “Lovers Rock” (Nov. 27) with Amarah-Jae St. Aubyn and Micheal Ward; “Education” (Dec.4) with Kenyah Sandy et al; “Alex Wheatle” (Dec. 11) and “Red, White and Blue” (Dec. 18).
“As individuals, we have an impossible battle. As a collective, we stand a chance.”
#SmallAxe, A collection of five films by Academy Award and Bafta-winning filmmaker Steve McQueen.
— BBC One (@BBCOne) September 20, 2020
SMALL AXE: An honour to be a small part of this mighty piece. SmallAxeAmazon is a collection of five films by Steve McQueen about ordinary people showing courage, belief, and resilience to overcome injustice and achieve something transformative in their West Indian community. pic.twitter.com/gEKT0pTcM9
— Antonia Thomas (@AntoniaLThomas) September 20, 2020
John Boyega in Steve McQueen’s upcoming anthology series “Small Axe” pic.twitter.com/wUqTvI0D0g
— Okiro (@TheFirstOkiro) September 21, 2020