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Not The 'Action Jackson' You're Looking For, But Carl Weathers Is Returning To 'Arrested Development'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 19, 2012 3:19 PM
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I don't know about you guys, but since Hollywood is all about recycling old material these days, I wouldn't mind seeing Detroit Police Detective and Sergeant Jericho Jackson, known as "Action Jackson," back on the big screen again in a sequel.

Bounce TV To Premiere New Original Comeday Series 'Off The Chain' On Monday, Oct 22

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 19, 2012 3:05 PM
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ATLANTA, Oct. 19, 2012 -- Bounce TV (www.bouncetv.com), the fastest growing African American network in television, will premiere its newest original series, Off The Chain, on Monday, Oct. 22 at 9:00 p.m. (ET) with two episodes back-to-back. The new half-hour stand-up comedy series will feature performances by some of the country's most talented African American comics.

He's Baaack! Idris Elba Teases 'Luther' Season 3 With New Video + A Look At What To Expect

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 19, 2012 1:42 PM
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Posted exactly a week ago, on the Luther Facebook page, was a promise that a "VERY SPECIAL" message for fans was coming this week. Naturally, I've been watching the page closely, waiting for whatever the message was going to be. Obviously, I figured it would be related to Luther in some way, but wasn't entirely sure what.

First Trailer For Spike Lee's Michael Jackson Feature Documentary 'Bad 25'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 19, 2012 10:30 AM
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Spike Lee's Michael Jackson documentary, made in collaboration with the estate of Michael Jackson and Sony Music, titled Bad 25, is scheduled to air on ABC on Thanksgiving Day, in November.

'Misfits' Season 4 Will Air In The USA Starting Oct 28 + 'Fresh Meat' To Make USA Premiere

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 18, 2012 10:32 AM
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The first 3 seasons of the award-winning, critically acclaimed series Misfits are all available on Hulu right now, for those (in the USA) who aren't yet caught up, as season 4 looms.

Larry Wilmore Re-ups With Showtime; Returning For Second 'Race, Religion & Sex' Special

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 17, 2012 8:51 PM
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Funnyman Larry Wilmore (known most as The Daily Show's "Senior Black Correspondent") will return to Showtime for an encore...

Preview 'Stone Thrower: The Chuck Ealey Story' (On The Life Of 1st Black QB To Win Grey Cup)

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  • October 17, 2012 6:46 PM
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Sky1 Acquires UK TV Rights To Andre Braugher/ABC Series 'Last Resort'

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  • October 17, 2012 3:47 PM
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Fox Broadcasting Promotes Shana C. Waterman To Senior Vice President, Current Programming

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  • October 17, 2012 3:15 PM
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Fox Broadcasting Company (FOX) has promoted Shana C. Waterman to Senior Vice President of Current Programming.

What Daytime TV Shows Are African Americans Watching Most? (Chart)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 17, 2012 2:38 PM
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A new chart courtesy of The Hollywood Reporter. A cleaner version below.