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Watch Lance Gross & Nicole Beharie In Breezy New Clip From Matthew Cherry's 'The Last Fall'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 10, 2012 5:43 PM
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Announced at the 2012 American Black Film Festival, where the film screened, Matthew Cherry's family drama, The Last Fall, was acquired by Image Entertainment (which recently joined Bob Johnson's RLJ family) in a deal that included all non-theatrical North American rights (DVD, VOD, Digital Download, etc).

Kickstarter Expands - Launches In The UK; Bring On Those UK-Based Project Campaigns!

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 10, 2012 5:05 PM
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I suppose this means that I/you/we can expect even more emails alerting us to Kickstarter project campaigns.

Beyoncé Releases Statement On 'Star Is Born' Exit + A Look At What Is/Might Be Next For Her

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 10, 2012 4:32 PM
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Following up with yesterday's news that Beyoncé dropped out of Clint Eastwood's A Star Is Born remake, citing a jam-packed schedule... the singer/actress released a statement to The Hollywood Reporter regarding her exit, stating:

Watch Trailer For Vanilla Ice-esque Series 'Stupid Hype' (CW Digital Studio's 1st Offering)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 10, 2012 3:52 PM
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I wonder if Vanilla Ice is aware of this...

Jesse L. Martin Will Be Nicole Ari Parker's Financially-Ruined Hubby In 'Lives Of Husbands & Wives'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 10, 2012 3:26 PM
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Jesse L. Martin has joined the starring cast of the upcoming new NBC drama pilot for the thriller, The Secret Lives Of Husbands And Wives, which centers on a murder, and the secrets and lies within a tightly woven group of 3 suburban couples and their families, exposed in its aftermath.

Finally, After 8 Seasons, South Africa's Version Of 'Idol' Gets Its First Black Winner

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 10, 2012 2:46 PM
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So what took so long? After all, we're talking about a country in which roughly 80 percent of the population is black, yet it's taken 8 seasons in 10 years (the show debuted on South African TV network M-Net in 2002) for a black South African winner to be crowned.

Notes From A Film Festival Programmer: You STILL Have No Facebook Page Or Website????

  • By Charles Judson
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  • October 10, 2012 2:04 PM
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I can’t believe I have to write this one AGAIN, but I–and others–will keep pushing this rock up the hill…

New On DVD - Andrew Dosunmu's 'Restless City'

  • By Emmanuel Akitobi
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  • October 10, 2012 1:42 PM
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As Tambay last week told us it would be, Andrew Dosunmu's quietly haunting film, Restless City, is finally available for purchase on DVD.

Maysles Cinema's 4th Annual 'Congo In Harlem' Film Series Returns Starting This Friday, 10/12

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 10, 2012 1:16 PM
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Congo in Harlem 4 is the fourth annual series of Congo-related films and events at the Maysles Cinema in Harlem (NYC), October 12 to 21.

Top African Distributor Côte Ouest Producing 1st Series: 'Inspector First Class' (African Clouseau)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 10, 2012 12:54 PM
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Announced at the ongoing MIPCOM 2012 (the international TV and entertainment market held in Cannes once every year; where content is introduced for co-producing, buying, selling, financing and distributing)...

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