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The Wait Is Over! As 'Scandal' Returns To ABC Tonight, We Revisit 'The Trouble With Scandal'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 27, 2012 3:58 PM
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Remember Tanya Steele's suggestions in her Trouble With Scandal piece at the end of last season, that generated lots and lots, AND LOTS of impassioned comments in response? (read it HERE if you missed it); here are the 7 suggestions Tanya ended the article with:

Nicole Ari Parker Takes Lead In Jerry Bruckheimer-Produced 'Secret Lives Of Husbands & Wives'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 27, 2012 2:36 PM
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A double-shot of Nicole Ari Parker today; earlier was the announcement that she's starring alongside Danny Glover, Giancarlo Esposito and Sean Faris in what's being dubbed a "sexy, urban drama of the film noir genre" titled Burn.

With Record-Setting 9.5 million Premiere Viewers, TNT Renews 'Major Crimes' For 2nd Season

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 27, 2012 2:00 PM
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TNT has renewed its hit original series Major Crimes, dubbed the year's #1 new cable drama, for a second season, ordering 15 new episodes of the Warner Bros. Television crime drama.

'We Will Always Love You: A Grammy Salute to Whitney Houston' To Air Friday, Nov. 16 On CBS

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 27, 2012 12:05 PM
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From a CBS press release...

Nicki Minaj Reality TV Show In The Works

  • By Sergio
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  • September 27, 2012 10:03 AM
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If watching Nicki Minaj every week on American Idol, when its new season starts next year, isn't enough for you, then you're in real luck.

Seth Gilliam Joins Damon Gupton, Aunjanue Ellis In AMC's LaGravenese/Goldwyn Legal Thriller

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 27, 2012 9:43 AM
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Even though I know very little about what to expect with this upcoming pilot, I can't help but be excited about it, given what we know of it so far.

Watch Preview Of 2-Part BET News Doc 'Second Coming? Will Black America Decide 2012?'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 26, 2012 9:20 PM
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Here's a preview of the upcoming BET documentary on President Barack Obama's quest to become a two-termer, titled Second Coming? Will Black America Decide 2012?

First Lady Michelle Obama To Appear On 'Steve Harvey' Wednesday, October 3, 2012

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 26, 2012 3:25 PM
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His new talkshow is less than a month old (it debuted on September 4), but Steve Harvey has already landed a major guest in First Lady Michelle Obama!

Giancarlo Esposito Will Return To 'Community' For Season 4

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 26, 2012 2:54 PM
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It's one of those comedy series that I just can't get into at all, but clearly has a significant following of passionate fans... NBC’s Community.

TV One’s Popular Series 'Life After' Returns For 4th Season On Monday, Oct. 8

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 26, 2012 11:54 AM
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September 26, 2012, Silver Spring, MD –TV One’s popular series “Life After” returns for a fourth season on Monday, October 8 at 9pm ET.  Exploring the turning point in celebrities’ careers that altered their lives forever, the half-hour series highlights these moments from the point of view of the celebrity and those in their inner circle.  In each episode, a celebrity reveals the stories behind the transformative events in their life, and the ways in which they evolved from these experiences to a more fulfilling “life after.”