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Reminder: Starting Tonight, Halle Berry's 'Extant' Will Air at 10pm, Instead of 9pm

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 30, 2014 1:01 PM
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After a strong 9.4 million total viewers debut, audience draw has gradually slipped since then, to around 6.5 million viewers - quite a significant drop-off, after just 3 episodes of what is expected to be a 13-episode season

CBS Has Moved the Broadcast Time Slot for Halle Berry's 'Extant'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 28, 2014 3:00 PM
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  • 29 Comments
Are you still watching? If so, will the move to 10pm influence your decision to continue watching, for one reason or another?

First Trailer for Mini-Series Adaptation of Acclaimed 'The Book of Negroes' Surfaces

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 24, 2014 1:28 PM
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  • 8 Comments
Boasting one of the strongest female characters in recent fiction.

First Footage From 'The Book of Negroes' Looks Promising - Take a Look...

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 7, 2014 11:36 AM
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  • 13 Comments
It's really a tease, so there isn't a lot to take in, but there's enough here to entice me, to want to see more.

There's Nothing To Be Merry About In This New Set Of Images From 'The Book of Negroes'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 5, 2014 2:38 PM
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Principal photography begun in March, shooting mainly in South Africa, and Canada. I anticipate a 2014/2015 TV season debut.

First Official Images From 'The Book of Negroes' (Mini-Series Adaptation Of Award-Winning Bestseller)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 29, 2014 2:10 PM
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First Official Images From 'The Book of Negroes' (Mini-Series Adaptation Of Award-Winning Bestseller)

Louis Gossett Jr. Will Play Halle Berry's Affable Yet Unreliable Father In CBS' Sci-Fi Drama 'Extant'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 10, 2014 7:27 PM
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Louis Gossett Jr. Will Play Halle Berry's Affable Yet Unreliable Father In CBS's Sci-Fi Drama 'Extant'

'The Book of Negroes' Adaptation Updates: Character Breakdowns, Will Be 6-Hour Mini-Series, Shooting Now

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 4, 2014 1:15 PM
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  • 2 Comments
'The Book of Negroes' Adaptation Updates: Character Breakdowns, Will Be 6-Hour Mini-Series, Shooting Now

The Academy Got It Wrong: Black Oscar Winners and the Roles They Should Have Won For

  • By Jai Tiggett
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  • February 28, 2014 10:30 AM
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In anticipation of the Academy Award ceremony this weekend, here’s a look back at the black actors who’ve taken home the Oscar, and which other roles they should have won for, if any.

Aunjanue Ellis, Louis Gossett Jr., Cuba Gooding Jr. Board 'The Book of Negroes' Adaptation

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 4, 2014 12:21 PM
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Aunjanue Ellis, Louis Gossett Jr., Cuba Gooding Jr. Board 'The Book of Negroes' Adaptation