Part of my job is to keep that tone and the unique mixture that Phoebe Waller-Bridge created in the first season. The TV series Fargo does that too. Damon says, he was the one who filed for divorce first. They were all indicted, along with more than two dozen of their subordinates, in October 2005, charged with distributing close to 3,000 kilos of cocaine nationwide per month. She kept the elusive, dramatic, sometimes violent, darkly comic, humorous tone too. What was it like working with Emerald this season? It is so important to maintain the unique tone of this show. Still, Kim managed to lure Damon back into the relationship for a brief time, during which, he says, she convinced him to finance extravagant shopping sprees and extensive plastic surgery — including a boob job and liposuction. R&B music producer Damon Thomas, the ex-husband of the undisputed queen of reality television Kim Kardashian, gambled with his life 10 years ago when he cooperated with the FBI, DEA and IRS in helping the federal government bring down the notorious Black Mafia Family (aka BMF), America’s most prolific drug gang of the New Millennium. In 1997, Big Meech was the No. 1 0 "Intelligence is a commodity; character is a currency." How do you go forward from that high point? Some of the locations give the show a big feel, but you can’t just do it for no reason. Staying true its word, the government included Arabo in a superseding indictment in 2006 that ensnared another 16 BMF members and co-conspirators. Immediately following their release from custody, Southwest T and Bivens holed up in a luxury hotel in Cleveland and quickly made contact with Thomas and Arabo, corralling their cooperation in validating a cover story and filling them in on the details for how to pull it off. “She can’t write or sing or dance, so she does harmful things in order to validate herself in the media,” he says. That has a big impact on filming. You directed the finale of season 1 and the beginning of season 2, how was that? Do you have to work closely with the actors? It was great in theory but in practice you just have to keep rehearsing because there are no cuts. Great quote. Damon Thomas is Lead Director and an Executive Producer on Killing Eve. We don’t shoot like standard drama, we try and push it a little bit. In Touch Weekly has affiliate partnerships so we may receive compensation for some links to products and services. The Flenory brothers started the monolithic BMF narcotics organization in the early 1990 in their hometown of Detroit – one fated to grow to be the largest urban crime conglomerate in our country’s history. Taken into custody and questioned by the DEA, Flenory told the agents that the jewelry belonged to Damon Thomas, his music producer who was getting ready for a Young Jeezy video he was directing and planned on using the bling bling as props in the shoot. In 2003, he was the prime suspect (arrested, charges dropped) in the double homicide of Anthony (Wolf) Jones and Lamont (Riz) Girdy outside the Atlanta nightclub Chaos: Jones was a childhood friend and favored bodyguard of hip-hop mogul Sean (Puffy) Combs, arrested with him in the infamous 1999 Club New York shooting in Manhattan along with actress-singer Jennifer Lopez, whom Combs was dating at the time . Those two things characterise the Coen brothers’ films and Killing Eve. I write loads of notes and look at what makes practical sense. Killing Eve takes place in cities like Paris, Amsterdam, Rome and London, do these different cities add a unique flavour to the backdrop of the show? Such acts of violence, weren’t necessarily a calling card for the gang, however were far from unprecedented. Emerald Fennell did something quite bold in that she picked up immediately from where we’d ended, so we had to go back to Paris. He was unwittingly drawn into their case on July 11, 2005 after Southwest T and Slim Bivens were pulled over driving on an interstate expressway in Illinois en route to a St. Louis for a meet-up with well-known BMF associate and southern rap royalty Young Jeezy and confiscated 22 pieces of expensive designer jewelry totaling five million dollars in estimated value. “It was not something as a husband you ever wanted to see.”. All Rights Reserved, Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window), Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window), Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window), Meghan Markle ‘Hated’ Her Royal Dress Code: She’d Rather Wear ‘Sweats’, Still Together?