Belfast Telegraph

Tuesday 29 July 2014

Prof Green's 'strange' adventure

Professor Green had to rely on help from his fans

Professor Green has described his latest adventure as "strange" and "weird".

The rapper, whose real name is Stephen Manderson, has been taking part in BlackBerry Live And Lost, which saw him being dropped off in a remote location in Scotland with only £20 and a BlackBerry Torch 9800 - he then had to find his way back to London with the help of fans.

"It's really strange, it's the weirdest thing I've ever been a part of. The whole thing is just crazy," he revealed.

"I've been completely self-sufficient since I was a teenager, so to have that taken away from me had made me feel vulnerable. I'm shy too, and it's been a push for me to be dependent on people I don't even know. I've been shocked at how nice my fans have been."

Prof Green's antics included getting a ride from a farmer on his tractor, dressing up as Santa Claus and organising a snowball fight.

"I nearly killed myself sledging. So much has happened, it's been non-stop," he recalled.

"I had to go shark diving for a fan, but I was scared senseless because these are not small sharks - they are big enough to kill a person. It was a wicked experience."

Despite suffering in freezing cold temperatures, the 27-year-old would do it all again.

"It'd be nice to do it in the summer," he said.

:: Professor Green's adventure can be seen on www.blackberry.com/liveandlost and on T4 on December 5.

Latest Entertainment News

Latest Music News

Latest Film & TV News

Latest Eating Out News

Horoscopes

Your Horoscopes by Russell Grant

Leo:

Don't confuse love with lust. Having a physical relationship with someone isn't an indication of emotional commitment. If you're with someone who doesn't want to spend time with you outside the bedroom, move on to greener pastures. It's sometimes difficult to face the truth of a situation like this. When in doubt, talk to a trusted friend. They'll give you an honest assessment of this bond. A relative may ask to come to their rescue. Fortunately, you have the necessary resources to bail them out.More