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2012 BET Awards Winners Telecast; Did You Watch? Was It 'Too Big To Miss?'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 2, 2012 2:45 PM
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In case you haven't heard, the winners of the 2012 BET Awards were unveiled last night, with categories in both music and film as always.

'Black Dynamite' Cast, Creators Talk To S&A On What To Expect From Animated Series (Debuts July 15)

  • By Jasmin Tiggett
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  • July 2, 2012 2:30 PM
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In anticipation of the upcoming premiere of Black Dynamite: The Animated Series on Adult Swim, I had a chance to talk with actors Michael Jai White, Byron Minns and Kym Whitley, as well as executive producer Carl Jones.

Preview Don Cheadle-Narrated Post-Earthquake Haiti Doc 'La Source' Plus Release Dates

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 2, 2012 2:14 PM
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The short story goes... After an earthquake devastates his beloved country, a Haitian Princeton janitor seeks the support of the privileged community he serves everyday and sacrifices everything to revive his lifelong dream to bring what is most fundamental to his village’s survival; clean water.

Thoughts On Cedric The Entertainer's History-Making TV Land Series 'Soul Man'?

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 2, 2012 1:44 PM
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After last week's news that the pilot episode of Cedric the Entertainer's original scripted sit-com for TV Land (The Soul Man) pulled in 1.9 million viewers during its 10pm time slot, making it TV Land's second highest-rated original series debut ever, naturally, I had to check it out for myself.

Choice Skinner, Anton Troy Creating New Sci-Fi/Action Film 'Alexus'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 2, 2012 12:44 PM
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From Choice Skinner, long-time S&A reader/commenter and whose work we've featured on S&A in the past...

Tika Sumpter Joins Michael Rapaport, John Stamos, Bryan Callen In "My Man Is A Loser"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 2, 2012 11:45 AM
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Tika Sumpter co-stars in the feature comedy My Man Is A Loser, which is currently in production in New York City and is set for release in 2013.

Watch: Jaden And Willow Smith Release New Tracks And Music Videos Simultaneously

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 2, 2012 11:15 AM
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Courtesy of the Smith Family Entertainment empire... a music break.

'Sparkle' Official Track Listing Features Solos From Jordin Sparks, Whitney, Cee Lo, Goapele

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 2, 2012 11:00 AM
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The film is scheduled to be released in theaters on August 17, but before that, on July 31, Sparkle: The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack will be available for purchase from RCA Records.

Expect Fast-Paced, Jam-Packed Season 3 Of 'The Walking Dead' But Not Faithful To Comics

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 2, 2012 10:45 AM
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Some worth-sharing reveals for season 3 of AMC's hit show The Walking Dead.

Watch 5-Minute Preview Of Episode 1 Of Centric's New Series 'Amateur Millionaire's Club'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 2, 2012 10:30 AM
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I'm actually a bit curious about this one, even though I'm not into reality TV. I like the idea - essentially showing audiences the path to wealth taken by everyday folks like you and I, and how they handle financial success when they achieve it. 

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