Alex became a Tattoo Artist in his teens in the late 70's following art school. He opened the first real custom tattoo shop in London - 'Into You' and has tattooed many celebrities. 23 years in the game, Alex shares with us his insight into the tattoo world.
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Paulo was born in Angola and trained as a boxer from a young age. His dreams of competing in the 1984 Olympics in Los Angeles were crushed by the political conflicts at the time which lead to Angola boycotting the Olympics that year. Having missed out on an Olympic title, Paulo now runs a boxing club, helping his stude […]
Dutch (full name Anthony Van Someren) brings biking and business together. He recently gave up his day job to realise his dream of creating a community for bikers, opening the long-awaited Bike Shed in Shoreditch http://thebikeshed.cc/cafebarshopclub/. As well as being a biker Dutch is a husband and a father, roles wh […]
Deano was born and raised in North London, and has never been away from the city for more than 2 weeks. He started hosting parties around Hackney in his early twenties, and soon convinced two friends to help him buy his own bar in Dalston, which became The Alibi. The bar has seen the likes of Scarlett Johansson, Jake G […]
Friedel couldn't be happier in his job. He’s been a rickshaw rider, trainer, manager, mechanic, office boy and all-round dogsbody, and has loved it so much that he now owns his own rickshawing company. Friedel is dedicated to providing fun, friendly, emission-free transport for London, and is equally passionate about […]
John, leader of the South London Revival Scooter Club, is born and bred London, from spending his twenties and thirties hanging out down the Kings Road on his scooter to still being a scooter enthusiast today, however opting for the more quiet life in Mitcham. But his passion for two wheels doesn’t stop there; his Ve […]
Madoc is a born adventurer. After spending time abroad on various expedition work, Madoc returned to London in search of adventure closer to home. Unable to find anything, he decided to organise his own escapades and use social media to get others involved. His exploits gained interest immediately and so in 2014, Madoc […]
Sangeeta has spent time living in other cities like Edinburgh and Amsterdam, and has recently returned to London for work. This time she has taken up cycling to commute, as it allows her to avoid crowded public transport. It's also an opportunity for reflection, and allows her to think about everything and nothing a […]
Alan is a professional wrestler for LDN wrestling. He tours theatres, leisure centres and town halls all over Great Britain.
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Founder of Girl Biker Gang - Vicious C*** Motorcycle Club, Gemma Harrisson. Gemma is part of the all girl biker gang VCMC. She runs their shop in Limehouse, where they build custom bikes. The aim of VCMC is to get more women riding and building bikes. You can visit their website here: http://www.vcmclondon.com/ […]
Jay is the current British Supermoto champion. We join Jay on the morning of the GB Supermoto at Lydden Hill, Kent. We follow Jay as he gets prepared for the race and talks about his hopes and fears. He talks openly about his battle with drug addiction and the important role Supermoto plays on his road to recovery.
Margaret is an amateur astronomer/buddhist living in Soho. From a young age she has been passionate about astronomy. She recalls looking up at the stars every night with her dad. Margaret worked as a cartographer for the RAF, where she drew maps. She now volunteers for The Natural History Museum in their garden […]
Sam poses a skill she describes as “telempathy", which is the power to hear others emotions. She discovered this power "whilst making love with my partner, I realised I could hear all her thoughts and emotions." It doesn't matter what Sam is doing, if she gets a call from somebody in need, she has to drop everything […]
Josh is the UK's highest earning gay male escort, a writer, bar owner, website owner, model and charity worker. In 2011 he was winner of the Best Male Escort at the Sexual Freedom Awards for his work championing sex workers rights and safety as well as work with National Ugly Mugs charity helping report crimes on behal […]
Elle is a Martial Arts student who lives in West London. She started when she was around 6 years old and being a laid back person it came as a surprise to many of her friends for Elle to take up such a stereotypically aggressive hobby. Due to this, Elle was determined to overcome the expectations of a female taking par […]
Al bishop owns TLC, an adult video store and novelty shop based in Uxbridge. Situated around the corner from Heathrow, as well as being the setting of two film sets so far, TLC welcomes a variety of customers. A man of many interests, Al is also a rugby enthusiast, having played for his local club in Ruislip. When he […]
Jordan is a student of Uxbridge College and member of their football first team. He is obsessive about football and ensures he's in shape and eating healthy, to play the best he can. He sometimes wonders what his life would be like without the glorious game.
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Xandria is passionate about video games; playing games, designing games and even communicating via games. Being deaf means that she sometimes finds communicating with her friends that live far away difficult. However, playing video games online gives her a way to interact and keep in touch with people all around the wo […]
Jai is an 18 year old fashion designer who has started a successful clothing brand called 'Nothing'. We discover the motives and ambitions behind this teen entrepreneur who is about to start a Computer Science degree at the University of Essex. Our filming crew capture Jai at a photoshoot in Primrose Hill, Camden. He u […]
John Windsor has worked as a lead specialist since he was 16 years old. John has worked on many historical landmarks such as; Buckingham Palace, St Pauls Cathedral, Royal Hospital among more. He even calls himself ‘Johnny London’ because he is that passionate about London and all the work contribution he has gi […]
Sir Torquil Norman graduated from Harvard and Trinity College, Cambridge. He gained his pilot’s licence at eighteen and completed his National Service in the Fleet Air Arm. When he left the airforce he bought a Piper Comanche aircraft and took up skydiving. A hobby he shared with his late wife.
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