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Jesse L. Martin Will Be Nicole Ari Parker's Financially-Ruined Hubby In 'Lives Of Husbands & Wives'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 10, 2012 3:26 PM
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Jesse L. Martin has joined the starring cast of the upcoming new NBC drama pilot for the thriller, The Secret Lives Of Husbands And Wives, which centers on a murder, and the secrets and lies within a tightly woven group of 3 suburban couples and their families, exposed in its aftermath.

Finally, After 8 Seasons, South Africa's Version Of 'Idol' Gets Its First Black Winner

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 10, 2012 2:46 PM
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So what took so long? After all, we're talking about a country in which roughly 80 percent of the population is black, yet it's taken 8 seasons in 10 years (the show debuted on South African TV network M-Net in 2002) for a black South African winner to be crowned.

Top African Distributor Côte Ouest Producing 1st Series: 'Inspector First Class' (African Clouseau)

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  • October 10, 2012 12:54 PM
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Announced at the ongoing MIPCOM 2012 (the international TV and entertainment market held in Cannes once every year; where content is introduced for co-producing, buying, selling, financing and distributing)...

Lindsay Owen Pierre Replacing Wood Harris As Malcolm X In 'Betty And Coretta'?

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 10, 2012 12:13 PM
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Things Are Looking Better And Better For OWN

  • By Sergio
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  • October 10, 2012 10:19 AM
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As I've said a few times before, it's tough to start a TV network. It takes time, patience and money; Lots and lots and lots of money, before you start seeing any results. 

Clarke Peters Joins Damon Gupton, Aunjanue Ellis In AMC's LaGravenese/Goldwyn Legal Thriller

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 10, 2012 10:17 AM
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Watch Andre Braugher & Sahr Ngaujah Face Off In Preview Clip Of 'Last Resort' Episode 3

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  • October 10, 2012 9:55 AM
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NBC Adapting Acclaimed Australian Drama 'The Slap' (Sophie Okonedo Co-Starred In Original)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 10, 2012 9:37 AM
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Our last post on this was in January, when it was announced that DIRECTV's Audience Network (Channel 239) had acquired and added the critically-acclaimed drama to its programming lineup beginning in February: The Slap, premiered Wednesday, February 15 at 10pm ET/PT. Are any of you DIRECTV customers, and if so, did you watch it?

Debra Martin Chase Sells Modern-Day 'Great Expectations' As A Sexy Soap, To ABC

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 9, 2012 9:11 PM
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It was August when it was announced that veteran producer Debra Martin Chase had inked a 2-year deal at ABC Studios, which will see her develop TV projects through her company, Martin Chase Prods.

'Walking Dead' Showrunner Says Expect Major Character Deaths Throughout Season 3 (T-Dog?)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 9, 2012 7:39 PM
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If you're not already psyched for this (we've talked about it enough), or at least curious to see what happens on the series this season, maybe today's piece of news will do something for ya...