BSMTV News 10.01.15: Kinyumba Mutakabbir, Chris Lineberger
Move over James Bond.
Based on the critically-acclaimed 2009 comic book franchise of the same name, BLACK SALT is helmed by LOVE AND A GUN director Ben Ramsey and stars Kinyumba Mutakabbir (pronounced Muh-tah-kah-beer), from the Cinemax network series Zane's The Jump Off, as muscled-up, kung fu-fighting Interpol agent Samuel Tharpe.
Owen Ratliff, whose Ratti Entertainment is producing BLACK SALT, recently stopped by the Block Starz Music Television studios in Los Angeles to talk about his new action film.
In hometown hero news...
Atlanta-based serial entrepreneur, Chris Lineberger, Jr., is the focus of this week's Block Starz TV community spotlight.
A North Carolina A&T State University graduate, Mr. Lineberger is a caterer, bakery owner and licensed realtor in the state of Georgia.
The enterprising 30-year-old bachelor is also part owner in an 11-acre organic farm in nearby Stockbridge, and hopes to have his own signature line of vegan and gluten-free desserts in health food stores across the south in 2016.
You can watch a recent Youtube interview with Mr. Lineberger on Dr. Boyce Watkins “Financial Juneteenth” black wealth series.