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Oprah Winfrey Decides To Save 'All My Children' & 'One Life To Live' After All. They're OWN-Bound

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 26, 2013 2:15 PM
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A change of heart for Oprah Winfrey? It was over a year ago when, in response to fan requests that she "save" canceled soap operas All My Children and One Life To Live, that she explained they weren't an option for the OWN Network.

OWN Doubles Its Episode Order For Tyler Perry's 'The Haves and the Have Nots' (Well...)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 25, 2013 2:35 PM
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  • 14 Comments

Watch As Madea Meets Sofia, In A Search For OWN (Video)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 4, 2013 8:18 PM
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  • 22 Comments
Here's how they describe it:

OWN Announces Specials Leading Up To Launch Of Tyler Perry Series + Greenlights 2 More

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 4, 2013 12:36 PM
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As I said before, OWN is becoming a black cable TV network, whether its intentional or not. So BET and TV One especially may want to start paying attention to developments at OWN, if they aren't already.

When Sofia From 'The Color Purple' And Madea Decided To Get Together One Afternoon...

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 3, 2013 4:09 PM
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  • 16 Comments
Oprah Winfrey has previously voiced her interest in starring in a Tyler Perry movie, but, thankfully, this isn't it! Or is it?

Why Hollywood Needs More (Black) Leading Ladies

  • By Abdul Ali
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  • February 24, 2013 5:21 PM
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  • 38 Comments
Nothing makes you shift in your seat at the cinema more than a brilliantly-acted scene by a leading lady. However, African American actresses with star power are too often relegated to supporting roles. For your viewing pleasure, we’d like to honor the many hard-working, Black leading ladies in the industry with this gallery of short clips featuring powerful Oscar-nominated Black actresses.

In Addition To 2 New Series, OWN Picks Up Tyler Perry's 'For Better Or Worse,' Orders 3rd Season

  • By Courtney
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  • February 20, 2013 4:48 PM
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This makes it 3 original series from Tyler Perry that will air on the OWN network.

Watch: Oprah Winfrey Teases 2 New Tyler Perry Series - What We Know & What We Still Don't...

  • By Courtney
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  • February 17, 2013 6:06 PM
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As Tambay reported last month, OWN's first scripted series from Tyler Perry are: a one-hour drama titled The Haves and the Have Nots; and a half-hour comedy series called Love Thy Neighbor, both shows set to debut on May 29, on OWN.

New Original Docu-Series 'Blackboard Wars' Premieres March 2 on OWN (Watch Preview)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 30, 2013 5:28 PM
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More new original series from OWN... this time a 6-episode series that follows the dramatic transformation of New Orleans' John McDonogh High School.

Tyler Perry's New OWN Series Loading Up On Casts (John Schneider, Patrice Lovely, Others)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 29, 2013 11:27 PM
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As you should recall, OWN's first scripted series from Tyler Perry are: a one-hour drama titled The Haves and the Have Nots; and a half-hour comedy series called Love Thy Neighbor, both shows set to debut on May 29, on OWN.