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Hill Harper Leaving 'CSI: NY,' Books Series Regular Role On USA Network's 'Covert Affairs'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 22, 2013 1:08 PM
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Hill Harper has joined the cast of the USA Network's drama series Covert Affairs for its 4th season, in a series regular role.

Watch Sophie Okonedo In First Trailer For New BBC 5-Part Thriller 'Mayday'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 22, 2013 11:03 AM
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A project that was initially announced a year ago is finally set to make its debut... S&A fave Sophie Okonedo stars alongside Peter Firth, Aidan Gillen and Lesley Manville in what the BBC is calling a "sophisticated five-part thriller" titled Mayday, from writers Ben Court and Caroline Ip (Whitechapel).

Soledad O'Brien Leaves CNN Show, Forms Production Company To Produce Feature Documentaries

  • By Courtney
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  • February 21, 2013 6:32 PM
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As Sergio questioned yesterday, whether Soledad O'Brien was indeed leaving CNN, it looks like she's definitely leaving her morning program - Starting Point - for good. But her alliance with CNN isn't over completely.

'Oprah: Where Are They Now?' Premieres Tuesday, March 19 w/ All-New Season on OWN

  • By Courtney
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  • February 21, 2013 4:48 PM
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Mike Tyson, Dennis Rodman, Octomom, Sinbad, Marion Jones, Omarosa, Trista and Ryan Sutter are among those featured.

Nicole Beharie Books Female Lead Role In Fox TV's Contemporary 'Sleepy Hollow' Pilot

  • By Courtney
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  • February 21, 2013 2:14 PM
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Just hours after it was announced that Orlando Jones has joined the cast of the Fox TV's contemporary take on the legend of Sleepy Hollow, comes news that Nicole Beharie has been tapped to play the female lead in the pilot adaptation.

WE TV Orders Full Season Of Olympic Gold Medal Winner Sanya Richards-Ross Reality TV Show

  • By Courtney
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  • February 21, 2013 11:01 AM
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Last summer, soon after the end of the 2012 Olympics, WE TV picked up a pilot episode for a reality TV series starring Sanya Richards-Ross, who won the gold medal in the women’s 400m race. 

David Harewood Signs Up For 'Anatomy Of Violence' On CBS

  • By Courtney
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  • February 21, 2013 10:39 AM
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David Harewood (Homeland), has signed up to co-star in the CBS CIA-set pilot Anatomy of Violence, written and produced by his Homeland writer/producer trio - Howard Gordon, Alex Cary and Alex Gansawhich.

Orlando Jones Heading To Fox To Star In Contemporary 'Sleepy Hollow'

  • By Courtney
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  • February 21, 2013 10:19 AM
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Orlando Jones has joined the cast of the Fox TV's contemporary take on the legend of Sleepy Hollow.

Isiah Whitlock Jr. Becomes One of the 'Lucky 7'

  • By Natasha Greeves
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  • February 20, 2013 9:27 PM
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Isiah Whitlock Jr. best known for his work on HBO's The Wire has been cast in a new drama pilot Lucky 7 from ABC Studios and Amblin Entertainment. 

Rockmond Dunbar Joins ABC Pilot 'Doubt'

  • By Natasha Greeves
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  • February 20, 2013 8:34 PM
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It's that time of year when casting is underway for all the new television programs in development otherwise known as Pilot Season.   I am hoping that we can continue to report more faces of color will be making their way to into your homes.