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What's Missing From The WGA's '101 Best Written TV Series Of All Time' List?

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 3, 2013 3:09 PM
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The Writers Guild of America, West (WGAW) and the Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE) have announced their list of the 101 Best Written TV Series, of all time.

'Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell' Scores Best Ratings Ever Heading Into Nightly Broadcast

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 3, 2013 2:27 PM
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This should please fans of his show...
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The Messy First Season of 'Revolution' Ends Tonight. Here's Why You Should Tune In...

  • By Curtis Caesar John
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  • June 3, 2013 2:06 PM
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Afrinolly "Meets" Contemporary Nigerian Filmmakers In Video Profile Series (Watch)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 3, 2013 1:55 PM
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'Terra Pesada' - On Young Heavy Metal Musicians In Mozambique & Their Struggles (Fundraising)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 3, 2013 1:23 PM
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Call For Films By And/Or Featuring Black Women Globally

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 3, 2013 12:59 PM
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News you can use from the International Black Women's Film Festival... you missed the early deadline, which was May 31; but you've got 2 more deadlines ahead: June 1 and August 3, so all isn't lost. The details...

Egyptian Production House Zad Will Tackle Human Organ Trafficking In 'The Cat' + Political Thriller 'The Exile'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 3, 2013 12:33 PM
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Egyptian auteur Ibrahim El Batout (Winter of Discontent) will has begun production of a Cairo-set action thriller titled The Cat, which centers on the very topical human organ trafficking in Egypt, with Amr Waked (Salmon Fishing in the Yemen) producing and attached to star.

Sorry, But I Don't Need The New York Times To Tell Me What's Happening In Black Cinema...

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 3, 2013 12:06 PM
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In the last 24 hours, my various mailboxes (email, Facebook, Twitter) have been flooded with messages alerting me to THIS New York Times piece, titled Coming Soon: A Breakout Year for Black Films, referring to the unusual volume of films by and about people of African descent, scheduled to be released theatrically in 2013.

Watch Preview Clip From TV One's New Docu-series 'Fatal Attraction' Hosted By Lynn Whitfield

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 3, 2013 11:18 AM
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Here's your first look at TV One's new docu-series, Fatal Attraction, which premieres tonight, Monday, June 3, 9PM/ET.
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Watch: 'Jonah - The Making Of' Featurette (Storyboarding, Previsualizing, Visual Effects, Etc)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 3, 2013 11:00 AM
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A treat for those of you who love to peek behind the curtain - especially if you're into visual effects.

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