Black Is the New Black

Black Is the New Black


The experiences of people who are black and British, with contributors including Naomi Campbell, Dizzee Rascal, David Harewood, Tinie Tempah, Trevor McDonald, Alesha Dixon, Beverley Knight, Denise Lewis, Lenny Henry and Thandie Newton sharing their thoughts on growing up. The programme reflects on topics including family, school, building confidence and negotiating the working world.

Cast & Crew

Contributor Alesha Dixon
Contributor Rev Dr John Sentamu
Contributor Ashley Banjo
Contributor Patricia Scotland
Contributor Beverley Knight
Contributor Bill Morris
Contributor Charlene White
Contributor Charlie Casely-Hayford
Contributor Christopher B Lynch
Contributor Chuka Umunna
Contributor David Adjaye
Contributor David Harewood
Contributor Denise Lewis
Contributor Dizzee Rascal
Contributor Edward Enniful
Contributor Ekow Eshun
Contributor Gary Younge
Contributor Gina Yashere
Contributor Goldie
Contributor Jamal Edwards
Contributor Jazzie B
Contributor Laura Mvula
Contributor Lenny Henry
Contributor Les Ferdinand
Contributor Maggie Aderin-Pocock
Contributor Malorie Blackman
Contributor Naomi Campbell
Contributor Noel Clarke
Contributor Ozwald Boateng
Contributor Reggie Yates
Contributor Sharon White
Contributor Shevelle Dynott
Contributor Terry Jervis
Contributor Thandie Newton
Contributor Tinie Tempah
Contributor Trevor McDonald
Contributor Trevor Nelson
Contributor Yinka Shonibare
Executive Producer Anna Smith Tenser
Executive Producer Roy Ackerman
Executive Producer Dermot Caulfield
Producer Simon Frederick
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