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Character Study - Ving Rhames Talks His Role As Dr. Jorge Villanueva On 'Monday Mornings'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 30, 2013 12:49 PM
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As previously noted, Ving Rhames is one of those dudes who just keeps working - in studio films, indie films, TV, even commercials.

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.

Nicholas Strong Joins Cast Of CBS' TV Serial Adaptation Of Stephen King's 'Under The Dome'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 29, 2013 7:30 PM
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CBS has added to the cast of its much-buzzed about new drama Under the Dome, which is based on the 2009 Stephen King novel of the same name, and follows residents of a small town that is inexplicably and suddenly sealed off from the rest of the world by an invisible force field, as they search for answers as to what the barrier is, where it came from and when/if it will go away.

Bounce TV To Celebrate Black History Month w/ 'Our History' - Month-Long Programming Tribute

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 29, 2013 4:18 PM
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Like I said earlier, it's that time of the year again... here's another press release annoucing special programming for Black History Month, this time from Bounce TV:

Lifetime To Debut Family Docu-soap 'Preachers' Daughters' On Tuesday, March 12

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 29, 2013 3:54 PM
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I guess the new term for reality TV series is "Docu-soap." There's also "Docu-series" and "Docu-drama." 

TONIGHT - AfroPop Season 5 Presents USA Broadcast TV Premiere Of 'Dear Mandela'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 29, 2013 3:02 PM
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The short story goes... When their shantytowns are threatened with mass eviction, three ‘young lions’ of South Africa’s new generation rise from the shacks and take their government to the highest court in the land, putting the promises of democracy to the test.

Showtime Renews 'House Of Lies' For 3rd Season After Record-Breaking Season Premiere

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 29, 2013 2:46 PM
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The network also picked up Shameless, and Californication for new seasons, all returning in 2014.

Centric TV Announces Black History Month Special Program Line Up

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 29, 2013 11:59 AM
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Larry Wilmore Heading To NBC For Series Regular Role On New Comedy 'Joe, Joe And Jane'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 29, 2013 10:23 AM
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VW's 'Happy Jamaican' Super Bowl TV Spot (No Problem Or Over The Line?)

  • By Sergio
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  • January 29, 2013 9:10 AM
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It's been said that more people watch the Super BowL every year more for the ads than the actual game.