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Check Out OWN Network's New Documentary Series "Visionaries: Inside the Creative Mind"

  • By Cynthia Reid
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  • October 3, 2011 6:23 AM
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Oprah Winfrey and her producers have been steadily revamping the OWN network lately and with their latest show, Visionaries: Inside the Creative Mind, the team may just have a winner.
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Watch Revealing Sneak Peek Clip Of Mos Def As "Brother Sam" On Showtime's "Dexter"

  • By Cynthia Reid
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  • October 3, 2011 5:44 AM
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Here's a sneak peek clip of Mos Def playing "Brother Sam" on the Showtime network hit tv series Dexter. We told you earlier in the year he would have a multi-episode story arc for the season.
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Terrence Howard Wants To Help Revive Zimbabwean Film Industry

  • By Andre Seewood
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  • October 3, 2011 3:23 AM
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Likely inspired by the time he spent in neighboring South Africa shooting and marketing Winnie over the last 12 or so months...

Michael Jai White In Starring Cast For "Métal Hurlant" ("Heavy Metal") TV Series Adaptation

  • By Andre Seewood
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  • October 3, 2011 2:43 AM
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Announced at MIPCom (the annual TV and entertainment market held in Cannes in October), Michael Jai White is onboard to star (alongside Rutger Hauer, Scott Adkins, Joe Flanigan and James Marsters) in a live-action TV series adaptation of the Métal Hurlant Chronicles fantasy comics magazine.

The "Queen Hussy" Chronicles w/ Pete Chatmon: Issue 2

  • By Pete Chatmon
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  • October 3, 2011 1:20 AM
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Just a little over 2 months after wrapping principal photography, my team and I are proud to announce the premiere of Queen Hussy Episode 1: Puss N Boots (yesterday @ 9am). The amount of talent and hard work contributed to this project has been phenomenal. Favor upon favor upon favor from folks I personally look forward to paying on future work.

VOODOO Comic Book Debuts With Controversy and THE FURY OF FIRESTORM Instantly Blasts Away

  • By Curtis
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  • October 2, 2011 9:20 AM
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In the final week of the first month of ‘The New 52’, or the easier to say DCnU (as the fans named it) reboot of the DC Comics’ universe of characters with the canceling of all existing books and retooling them with modern versions of fan favorites (most notably a extreme shift in the Superman family of books) and new #1 issues, the so-called sexist portrayal of women gets way ahead of costume changes and the like with Voodoo #1’s release. (SPOILERS AHEAD)

The Mathematics Of Movie-Making, Hollywood Studio-Style! (Things That Make You Go Hmm...)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 2, 2011 9:15 AM
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As I've already said in recent posts, there's quite a bit of *old* S&A content sitting on our former site (going back to our beginnings in April 2009) that I'll be reposting here at our new location - content that I think remains relevant and topical, speaking to or addressing discussions we've had, and continue to have here on S&A.

Review - "Benda Bilili!" (Documentary On Congolese Street Musicians)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 2, 2011 6:50 AM
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It opened this weekend in New York City, and will gradually expand to other cities around the country, each of the next few weeks... MsWOO saw it at the London Film Festival last fall, and reviewed it then; I'm reposting that review here for obvious reasons...

Warner Bros Releasing Short-Lived "Shaft" TV Series Collection To DVD

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 2, 2011 5:39 AM
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Warner Bros.' Warner Archive Collection will finally release the short-lived 1973-74 television series based on the trio of Shaft films that preceded it. The TV series, which were more like feature-length movies, with 90-minute running times, also starred Richard Roundtree, who played the titular character in the theatrically-released trilogy.
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Watch Episode 1 Of 70s-Set Web Series "Queen Hussy" Directed By Pete Chatmon

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 2, 2011 4:47 AM
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Here's episode 1 of the new "raunchy" comedy webseries directed by Mr Pete Chatmon.
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