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Watch - Showtime Releases Promo For Larry Wilmore's 'Race, Religion & Sex'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 22, 2012 2:36 PM
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As was announced in February, funnyman Larry Wilmore (known most as The Daily Show's "Senior Black Correspondent") has a few new TV projects on the horizon.

Michonne Gets Her Own EW Cover This Week

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 22, 2012 2:09 PM
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DirecTV Announces Start of Production on 'Rogue' Starring Thandie Newton + Official Synopsis

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 22, 2012 1:44 PM
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Thandie Newton will star in a new DirecTV cop drama series titled Rogue, as an undercover cop, who in a personal vendetta, comes face to face with a high-profile gangster, after her son is killed in a drive-by shooting.

VH1 Renews Queen Latifah-Produced 'Single Ladies' For 3rd Season

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 22, 2012 1:17 PM
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Just about every time we've written about this show, the comments have been overwhelmingly negative; so I guess we can assume that S&A readers aren't its biggest fans. Of course I'm generalizing. Those who do comment may not necessarily reflect the average reader's likes and dislikes. 

Kenya International Film Festival Announces 2012 Dates, Theme

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 22, 2012 1:00 PM
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This will be the first year that we actually cover this festival; not that any of us is traveling to Kenya for the festival, but we'll be following it much closer than we have in the past 3 years. And I just might have someone over there write up a few film reviews and overall reactions to the festival.

Byron Hurt's 'Soul Food Junkies' to Premiere in New York City on August 30

  • By Jasmin Tiggett
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  • August 22, 2012 12:58 PM
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A film we've covered regularly on this site, and one of Tambay's 2012 Projects We're Excited About, acclaimed documentary Soul Food Junkies will have its New York City premiere next Thursday, August 30 at Lincoln Center.

Terrence Howard to Guest Star on 'Hawaii Five-0'

  • By Jasmin Tiggett
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  • August 22, 2012 12:32 PM
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Hawaii Five-0 fans can look forward to a star-studded episode this October, as Terrence Howard will appear in the show's upcoming third season. Kardashian kid Kendall Jenner will appear in the same episode, although separately from Howard. 

Visit 'An African Election' Digital Guide Ahead of the Film's October 1 PBS Premiere

  • By Jasmin Tiggett
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  • August 22, 2012 11:35 AM
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As previously reported, acclaimed documentary An African Election, Jarreth Mertz' behind-the-scenes look at the 2008 elections in Ghana, will have its US national television premiere on PBS WORLD on October 1.

Trailer Watch - Vandon Gibbs' 'Solace'

  • By Sergio
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  • August 22, 2012 11:11 AM
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Here's the teaser trailer for Atlanta based African-American filmmaker Vandon N. Gibbs' feature film Solace

Watch Orlando Jones as Bobby Seale in New Trailer for 'Chicago 8' (+ New Poster and Stills)

  • By Jasmin Tiggett
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  • August 22, 2012 10:53 AM
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Based on actual court transcripts from 1968, The Chicago 8 tells the story of the eight anti-war protesters charged with conspiring to cause riots at the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago.

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