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Fox Shelves Kasi Lemmons' 'Black Nativity;' Trouble Casting Black Male Lead (Let's Help Them!)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 13, 2012 11:48 AM
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Unfortunate news... I know many of you folks were excited when we first reported this.

Tupac Died Today... Updates On Antoine Fuqua's Biopic, Kenny Leon's Musical, Tupac's Script

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 13, 2012 11:14 AM
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Today in history... September 13, 1996... Tupac Shakur died at a Las Vegas hospital at age 25, 6 days after being fatally shot in a driveby shooting that remains unsolved, despite claims by the LAPD and Tupac's former bodyguard, most recently, that they know who killed him.

5 Netflix Streaming Discoveries This Week For You To Watch (9/13)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 13, 2012 10:34 AM
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New feature... as Netflix now has about twice as many streaming subscribers than DVD subscribers, according to a company financial statement during the first half of this year, it means more of you continue to sign up for Netflix streaming accounts, specifically.

Gus Fring (Giancarlo Esposito) Might Return To 'Breaking Bad' To Haunt Walt's Dreams

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 12, 2012 9:39 PM
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During an exclusive E! Online fall TV season news/spoiler chat a couple of days ago, the following question was asked:

Jay Pharoah Is Replacing Fred Armisen As President Obama On 'Saturday Night Live'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 12, 2012 8:32 PM
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With Saturday Night Live returning for a new season, starting with this weekend's episode, emphasis is being placed on the show's contributions to weekly political commentary, especially with another presidential election in full swing.

Donald Glover Developing New Sitcom For NBC Based On His Life

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 12, 2012 8:04 PM
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Donald Glover is reportedly developing a new TV show for NBC, with 30 Rock co-executive producer Matt Hubbard.

'Pacific Rim' With Idris Elba To Be Converted Into 3D

  • By Sergio
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  • September 12, 2012 7:16 PM
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Shows you what I know which ain't much. I could have sworn that this current 3D craze wasn't going to last just as it didn't during the early 1950's.

Watch New Clip From Lee Daniels' 'Paperboy' In All Its Sweaty, Sticky, Tarty Glory

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 12, 2012 6:36 PM
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"I think that you’ll find it very provocative. It’s definitely an unexpected choice after Precious. The reviews have been mixed. They’re the same as Precious, but I’m not here to please you as I did with Precious. With Paperboy, there’s some big stars in it [including Zac Efron, Matthew McConaughey and Nicole Kidman] and they were surprised that I got them to do what I got Mo'Nique and Gabby [Gabourey Sidibe] to do. But I think die hard Lee Daniels fans will love the film and those who can’t stomach the truth will be appalled and call it disgusting."

Preview 'The Rise And Fall And Rise of Sensational' (Portrait Of An Eccentric Artist)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 12, 2012 5:38 PM
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Five years in the making, The Rise and Fall and Rise of Sensational is an portrait of an eccentric artist - the life and music of Colin Julius Bobb, aka Sensational.

Joss Whedon Says 'S.H.I.E.L.D.' TV Series Will Star 'New Characters.' Like Who? (Survey)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 12, 2012 4:55 PM
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Announced at the end of last month... the espionage and secret military law-enforcement agency in the Marvel Comics Universe, known as S.H.I.E.L.D, is heading at ABC as a serial, with Joss Whedon, who wrote and directed the big-screen version of The Avengers, shepherding, along with his brother Jed Whedon and Maurissa Tancharoen (Dollhouse).

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