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Aisha Tyler To Host Reboot Of 'Whose Line Is It Anyway?' For CW

  • By Sergio
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  • March 1, 2013 9:48 PM
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Comedian Aisha Tyler, who currently appears as a regular on CBS' afternoon show The Talk, aside from her guest starring work on other shows such as Glee and Archer, has been tapped to be the host of a new version of comedy show Whose Line is it Anyway? for the CW Network which will run as summer series.

African American Film Critics Association Honors Cicely Tyson, Rainforest Films, PAFF

  • By Jai Tiggett
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  • March 1, 2013 9:33 PM
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The African American Film Critics Association (AAFCA), an organization I only recently became very aware of, but which seems to be doing a lot to raise its profile lately, recently hosted its Special Achievement Honors in Marina Del Ray.

'American Idol's' Ratings Hit An All Time Low

  • By Sergio
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  • March 1, 2013 9:05 PM
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So like remember how adding Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj as judges was going to give Fox TV's American Idol a badly need boost in the ratings? Well if it wasn't working when the season began it sure ain't working now.

'Welcome To Pine Hill' Opens At IFC Center In NYC Today

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 1, 2013 3:41 PM
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Oscilloscope Laboratories is releasing Keith Miller's quietly absorbing work of cinema verite, Welcome To Pine Hill, starting TODAY, March 1 at IFC in NYC.

FESPACO 2013 - Preview Dramedy 'Playing Warriors' (Zimbabwean ‘Sex & the City’)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 1, 2013 3:34 PM
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I guess I can understand the need to make these quick comparisons that immediately give the audience an easy mental snapshot of what to expect from the film, but I'm really not a fan of reductive descriptions like "Zimbabwean 'Sex And The City;" however, that's how it's being labeled (not be me).

FESPACO 2013 - Preview Cameroonian Drama 'Nina's Dowry'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 1, 2013 3:13 PM
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From Cameroonian filmmaker Victor Viyuoh comes a drama titled Ninah’s Dowry, his feature film debut.

Audra McDonald Books Co-Starring Role On CBS Legal Pilot 'The Ordained'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 1, 2013 1:39 PM
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New Film Resurrecting Orishas As Modern Day Superheroes Needs Your Help (Fundraising)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 1, 2013 1:25 PM
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Based on the number of *likes* and retweets my original post on this received, I think it's safe to say that many of you were excited by the idea of the film.

Watch Laurence Fishburne Play Tough Cop Born To Hunt Serial Killers In 'Hannibal' Trailer

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 1, 2013 12:35 PM
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Laurence Fishburne plays the pivotal role of Jack Crawford, the agent-in-charge at the Behavioral Science Unit of the FBI, who is tasked with tracking down a certain flesh-eating serial killer - a role played by Dennis Farina in Manhunter, Scott Glenn in The Silence of the Lambs and Harvey Keitel in Red Dragon.

Berlin 2013 Review - Raoul Peck's 'Fatal Assistance' (Exposé On Haiti's Post-Earthquake Billions)

  • By Karina Griffith
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  • March 1, 2013 12:16 PM
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Berlinale – Special Program 2013

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