Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...

Shadow and Act

Bravo Greenlights New Series 'I Dream of NeNe: The Wedding' To Premier This Fall

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
  • |
  • April 18, 2013 5:00 PM
  • |
  • 4 Comments
Press release from Bravo posted without comment...
More: TV News

Wanda Sykes Inks First-Look Deal With NBC/Universal

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
  • |
  • April 18, 2013 2:50 PM
  • |
  • 1 Comment
Via her Push It Productions, Wanda Sykes and company partner Page Hurwitz, have signed a first-look deal with NBC/Universal TV to develop and produce unscripted projects.
More: TV News

Al Jazeera Profiles 'The New African Photography' In 6-Episode Series

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
  • |
  • April 18, 2013 2:10 PM
  • |
  • 1 Comment
More: TV News

Yet Another New Black TV Network Is On The Horizon - Soul Of The South Debuts 5/27

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
  • |
  • April 18, 2013 12:14 PM
  • |
  • 14 Comments
Details from the press release... Soul Of The South Network - a 24-hour regional broadcast network targeting African American viewers in the South, and key Northern and mid-West "sister cities," will launch in 30 markets on Memorial Day Weekend, May 27, 2013. The launch comes following a $10 million infusion from a group of institutional investors and individuals including, Arkansas Development Finance Authority (ADFA); Arkansas Economic Development Commission (AEDC); Arkansas Capital Corporation (ACC); along with members of the private sector from the areas of sports, business, and entertainment.Headquartered in Little Rock, AK, Soul of The South Network will expand to 50-60 DMA's (designated market areas) with high concentrations of African Americans and reach 30 - 40 million households by late summer 2013.

Michael K. Williams Handles Criticism From Malcolm Barrett In Episode 3 of 'Walk This Way'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
  • |
  • April 18, 2013 11:01 AM
  • |
  • 1 Comment
Michael K. Williams Handles Criticism From Malcolm Barrett In Episode 3 of 'Walk This Way'

According To FOX, 'The Cleveland Show' Has Not Been Canceled - It's Just In Limbo...

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
  • |
  • April 17, 2013 6:55 PM
  • |
  • 10 Comments
Is it canceled or not?
More: TV News

AMC Sets Premiere Date For 'Low Winter Sun' - But No Word On Damon Gupton Legal Thriller

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
  • |
  • April 17, 2013 6:24 PM
  • |
  • 4 Comments
Some good news and some not-so good news... at least, based on the information in front of me.
More: TV News

Flashback To 1997 - Remember Arsenio Hall's Short-Lived Sitcom Co-Starring Vivica Fox?

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
  • |
  • April 17, 2013 2:46 PM
  • |
  • 4 Comments
I'm finally getting around to reading Nicole Laporte's tome, The Men Who Would Be King: An Almost Epic Tale of Moguls, Movies, and a Company Called DreamWorks. I bought it in 2011 when it was published, but just never go around to reading it until now.

Tracy Morgan Will Host 2013 Billboard Music Awards, May 19 On ABC

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
  • |
  • April 17, 2013 1:23 PM
  • |
  • 1 Comment
"I'm honored to be a part of one of music's biggest nights. When you look at the artists who have come up through Billboard over the years, it's incredible... And how can you say no when Prince is going to be there!"

Chris Tucker Will Host 2013 BET Awards, Set For Sunday, June 30

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
  • |
  • April 16, 2013 8:45 PM
  • |
  • 3 Comments
From my inbox, via BET press release:
More: TV News