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AMC Renews "Hell On Wheels" With Common

  • By Sergio
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  • December 23, 2011 5:22 PM
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In case you're a fan of Common and haven't been watching AMC's western series, you now have another chance since the network has renewed the series for another season.
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The Best in Black Television 2011

  • By Curtis Caesar John
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  • December 23, 2011 3:21 PM
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  • 12 Comments
This hasn’t exactly been a banner year for Black television or Black folks in television yet there are some standouts that should be recognized and applauded as the Best of Black Television 2011!

ActNow New Voices In Black Cinema Film Festival 2012 Lineup Announcement

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • December 23, 2011 2:17 PM
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Festival profile and individual highlights of next installment coming... in the meantime, a summary of what's coming in February 2012, from the BAM press release:
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And It Continues... Watch "Sh*t Black GUYS Say" (Response To "Sh*t Black GIRLS Say" Viral Hit)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • December 23, 2011 1:06 PM
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  • 10 Comments
You knew this was coming... 
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Steve McQueen's "12 Years A Slave" Will Shoot next Summer; Before That Art Institute Of Chicago Exhibit

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • December 23, 2011 12:16 PM
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I was just reading THIS profile of/interview with director Steve McQueen, mostly focused on his latest effort, the critically-acclaimed Shame, currently in theaters. 

Watch: Bill Cosby's Random Video Diaries...

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • December 23, 2011 11:26 AM
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So... in case you didn't know, his emminence Bill Cosby has a video-blog; and, in the last week, for reasons I haven't quite figured out yet, he's been quite active on it, posting what seem like random short videoblogs featuring himself.
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Help First-Time Feature Filmmaker Terence Nance Get to Sundance (Kickstarter)

  • By Jasmin
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  • December 23, 2011 11:15 AM
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It's the end of the year, and if you're involved in independent film at any level, you've likely been inundated with fundraising emails from all your filmmaker friends. Heck, I've even sent out a few on my own behalf. There are a few reasons for that - firstly, as indie filmmakers we tend not to make a lot of money (surprise, surprise); and secondly, the major film festivals are quickly approaching, and we all need a little help getting there.

Watch: The Year In Black Cinema In 7 Minutes - A Shadow & Act Video Compilation

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • December 23, 2011 9:26 AM
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Reposting for those who may not have seen it yet... let's see if we can all help make it viral...
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Round 2 Of The Shadow & Act Digital Filmmaker Showcase Starts Today! Watch & Vote Now!

  • By Rodney C. Parnther
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  • December 23, 2011 9:22 AM
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  • 2 Comments
After a six-month layoff, the Shadow and Act Digital Filmmaker Showcase is back with Round 2.

"Fresh Prince Of Bel Air" Cast Reunite For The Holidays Fueling More Talk About Potential Onscreen Reunion

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • December 22, 2011 6:48 PM
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  • 3 Comments
This is one of those things that make you go hmmm...
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