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Actor/Producer/Rapper T.I. Gets Book Deal & Reality TV Series After Early Prison Release

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 31, 2011 4:55 AM
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Of course, right?

Samuel L. Jackson Sells Legal Drama To CBS

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 31, 2011 2:44 AM
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Samuel L. Jackson has reportedly sold a new legal drama series to CBS, which, will center on a father and son, according to Deadline.
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Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson In Talks To Play Goliath To Taylor Lautner's David

  • By Andre Seewood
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  • August 31, 2011 2:05 AM
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DeRay Davis Joins Cast Of "GI Joe: Cobra Strikes"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 31, 2011 1:42 AM
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Comedian/actor Deray Davis has reportedly joined the cast of GI Joe: Cobra Strikes".
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HBO Moving Ahead w/ Black Male-Focused Drama Series From Spike Lee, John Ridley, Mike Tyson

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 31, 2011 1:27 AM
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First announced in June as a possibility, Deadline confirmed yesterday that it is now a reality, as HBO has reportedly ordered a pilot episode, which Spike Lee will direct, from a script penned by John Ridley, created by Doug Ellin (Entourage) and Mike Tyson, both also wearing producer hats, along with the aforementioned Spike.

The “Collard Greens” Circuit: Alternative Model For Distribution & Exhibition Of Black Indies

  • By Andre Seewood
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  • August 30, 2011 12:41 PM
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The “Collard Greens” Circuit: An Alternative Model for the Distribution and Exhibition of African-American Independent Cinema
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Watch Trailer For Alicia Keys' Directing Debut In "Five"

  • By Sergio
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  • August 30, 2011 9:51 AM
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Alicia Keys makes her directing debut with the segment "Lili" in the Lifetime Channel TV movie Five premiering on the network October 10. The film, which is made of of five short film all by different directors, chronicles the struggles of five different women dealing with the devastating news that they have breast cancer.
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Watch 1st Trailer For Tyler Perry's New Series "For Better Or Worse" (Michael Jai White, Tasha Smith

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 30, 2011 6:05 AM
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Well, look what we have here...

Watch Trailer For Biopic Documentary "The (R)evolution of Immortal Technique"

  • By Cynthia Reid
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  • August 30, 2011 5:44 AM
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Making it's world premiere at the 6th annual Harlem International Film Festival (September 7-11, 2011) is the biopic documentary The (R)evolution of Immortal Technique.
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“Battlestar Galactica” Reboot, Starring Karen LeBlanc & Adrian Holmes, Heading Back To Web

  • By Emmanuel Akitobi
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  • August 30, 2011 5:24 AM
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After a bit of flip-flopping by network execs over where it should have its debut, the SyFy network has announced that it’s considering going back to its original idea of releasing Battlestar Galactica: Blood & Chrome as a web series.

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