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Tyler Perry Now Owns A Stake In OWN & Other Things You Should Know About Their New Partnership

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 2, 2012 8:12 PM
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Yesterday's news that Oprah Winfrey's OWN Network had entered into a partnership with Tyler Perry to bring scripted series to the network, was met with a lot of disconcerted voices around the web. To be sure, there was some support. But it seemed the loudest voices were the dissenters.

Original 'Steel Magnolias' Producer Files Suit To Stop Release Of All-Black Remake (Rights Issues)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 2, 2012 4:22 PM
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TNT Reveals Season Premiere Dates & Times For 'Southland,' 'Leverage,' 'Monday Mornings'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 2, 2012 1:26 PM
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TNT revealed its Winter 2012-13 premiere dates lineup, via press release, which includes returning hits like Southland (Regina King, Dorian Missick) and Leverage (Aldis Hodge); as well as the launch of its new medical drama Monday Mornings, from David E. Kelley and Dr. Sanjay Gupta, which stars Ving Rhames.

TV One Adds New Title To Successful Docu-Series Line Up: 'Celebrity Crime Files' Premieres 10/15

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 2, 2012 12:43 PM
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TV One is planting its flag in the docu-series land of TV broadcasts. It's already home to popular docu-series like Unsung, Life After and Find Our Missing; and now it's adding Celebrity Crime Files to that lineup - a new original investigative series premiering Monday, October 15 (10 pm ET), that will delve into what it calls some of the most controversial crimes of our generation - specifically, the rise and fall of the entertainment, sports and literary world's most prominent and promising figures including Rae Carruth, Marvin Gaye, Jam Master Jay, Bison Dele aka Brian Williams, Merlin Santana, Donald Goines and Peter Tosh.

Meet Your S.H.I.E.L.D Agents For Joss Whedon's Upcoming TV Series

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 2, 2012 12:21 PM
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Thoughts On T.J. Holmes' New BET Late Night Series 'Don't Sleep'... (Premiered Last Night)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 2, 2012 10:47 AM
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It's the first episode, so you can't always expect to be immediately captivated. It might take some time for all the various parts to gel.

Rapper, Actor Bow Wow Will Be The New Host Of BET's '106 & Park' (w/ Contest Winners)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 2, 2012 10:25 AM
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In case you haven't been paying attention, previous hosts Terrence J. and Rocsi have moved on the bigger and better things. Replacing them will be Bow Wow, and he'll be joined by Ms. Mykie, Paigion and Shorty Da Prince - co-hosts who were contest winners of The Search for new hosts for the popular BET series, beating out thousands of host hopefuls to earn their spot as the new co-hosts of 106 & PARK. Congrats to them all!

T.J. Holmes' New BET Series 'Don't Sleep' Premieres Tonight! Will You Be Tuning In?

  • By Courtney
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  • October 1, 2012 4:56 PM
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One of BET Networks' new fall series, Don't Sleep!, hosted by T. J. Holmes, will make its debut TONIGHT, Monday, October 1 from 11-11:30 p.m. ET/PT.

Issa Rae ('Awkward Black Girl'), Shonda Rhimes Team For New ABC Series 'I Hate L.A. Dudes'

  • By Courtney
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  • October 1, 2012 3:55 PM
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I believe it was a few weeks ago that Issa Rae shared a photo of herself and Shonda Rhimes on Twitter, which of course led to speculation that something might be brewing between the two.

T-Boz Is Totally Getting Her Own Reality Series

  • By Natasha Greeves
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  • October 1, 2012 2:16 PM
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T-Boz who is best known as member of the R&B group TLC, who's songs cautioned the masses about avoiding scrubs and chasing waterfalls, is getting her own reality show.