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Exciting Cinema Of The America's Program Lineup At 48th Chicago International Film Festival

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 2, 2012 2:47 PM
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I'll return to highlight specific titles; some we've already profiled and are tracking, like the Colombian coming-of-age drama La Playa DC, from director Juan Andres Arango.

Trailer For Picturesque, Evocative Drama On Religious Tolerance 'Walking At Dawn'

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  • October 2, 2012 1:59 PM
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Here's the trailer for a 20-minute short film titled, Walking At Dawn, from writer/director Onyinye Egenti. 

TNT Reveals Season Premiere Dates & Times For 'Southland,' 'Leverage,' 'Monday Mornings'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 2, 2012 1:26 PM
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TNT revealed its Winter 2012-13 premiere dates lineup, via press release, which includes returning hits like Southland (Regina King, Dorian Missick) and Leverage (Aldis Hodge); as well as the launch of its new medical drama Monday Mornings, from David E. Kelley and Dr. Sanjay Gupta, which stars Ving Rhames.

TV One Adds New Title To Successful Docu-Series Line Up: 'Celebrity Crime Files' Premieres 10/15

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  • October 2, 2012 12:43 PM
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TV One is planting its flag in the docu-series land of TV broadcasts. It's already home to popular docu-series like Unsung, Life After and Find Our Missing; and now it's adding Celebrity Crime Files to that lineup - a new original investigative series premiering Monday, October 15 (10 pm ET), that will delve into what it calls some of the most controversial crimes of our generation - specifically, the rise and fall of the entertainment, sports and literary world's most prominent and promising figures including Rae Carruth, Marvin Gaye, Jam Master Jay, Bison Dele aka Brian Williams, Merlin Santana, Donald Goines and Peter Tosh.

Meet Your S.H.I.E.L.D Agents For Joss Whedon's Upcoming TV Series

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  • October 2, 2012 12:21 PM
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On Issa Rae's Recent Success And Why You Should Be Inspired...

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 2, 2012 11:48 AM
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Yesterday's news that Issa Rae (the Awkward Black Girl herself) had paired up with Shonda Rhimes and sold I Hate L.A. Dudes to ABC, is exactly the kind of news I've been wanting to read, and always love to read!

Award-Winning Drama 'Blues for Willadean' (Octavia Spencer Co-Stars) Opens In LA This Friday

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 2, 2012 11:10 AM
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One of the many feature films on Oscar-winner Octavia Spencer's upcoming slate of films, is the film adaptation of Del Shores’ 2003 critically-acclaimed, award-winning play titled The Trials and Tribulations of a Trailer Trash Housewife, which our theater world readers will likely be familiar with.

Thoughts On T.J. Holmes' New BET Late Night Series 'Don't Sleep'... (Premiered Last Night)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 2, 2012 10:47 AM
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It's the first episode, so you can't always expect to be immediately captivated. It might take some time for all the various parts to gel.

Rapper, Actor Bow Wow Will Be The New Host Of BET's '106 & Park' (w/ Contest Winners)

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  • October 2, 2012 10:25 AM
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In case you haven't been paying attention, previous hosts Terrence J. and Rocsi have moved on the bigger and better things. Replacing them will be Bow Wow, and he'll be joined by Ms. Mykie, Paigion and Shorty Da Prince - co-hosts who were contest winners of The Search for new hosts for the popular BET series, beating out thousands of host hopefuls to earn their spot as the new co-hosts of 106 & PARK. Congrats to them all!

Watch: New Trailer for Indie Drama 'Lesson Before Love' (Opening in Atlanta, Dallas, Houston and Chicago TODAY)

  • By Jasmin Tiggett
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  • October 2, 2012 10:17 AM
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Opening today, indie director Dui Jarrod's debut feature film Lesson Before Love receives a limited release in Atlanta, Dallas, Houston and Chicago as part of SMG with a Twist programming at Studio Movie Grill locations.
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