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NBC Commits To Legal Drama 'Vanishing Point' w/ Angela Bassett To Star In & Exec Produce

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 7, 2012 7:42 PM
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Interesting... Angela Bassett is attached to star and executive produce a new NBC legal drama titled Vanishing Point, created by Ben Ripley, the screenwriter of last year's time-bending thriller Source Code (directed by Duncan Jones).

Watch Boris Kodjoe As Detective w/ Unorthodox Approach In Preview Of Lifetime's 'Killer Among Us'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 7, 2012 6:38 PM
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Boris Kodjoe joins Tom Cavanagh (Scrubs, Ed) and Tess Atkins to star in the Lifetime Original Movie Killer Among Us, (no connection to the 1990 TV movie starring Jasmine Guy and Anna Maria Horsford), which will make its world premiere tomorrow, Saturday, September 8, 2012, at 8PM ET/PT.

Shonda Rhimes Sells New FBI Drama Series 'Under The Gun' To NBC

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 7, 2012 4:57 PM
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Can't stop... won't stop... as the saying goes...

First-Look At Gabrielle Union As Mary Jane Paul In 'Being Mary Jane' + What To Expect

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 7, 2012 12:52 PM
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Here's hoping we get our first look at a trailer for the Akils Being Mary Jane BET Original Movie soon - before its Urbanworld Film Festival opening night debut would be nice!

Cee Lo Green to Star in Scripted Comedy for NBC

  • By Jasmin Tiggett
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  • September 6, 2012 5:57 PM
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When it rains, it pours. Just today we posted about Cee-Lo Green's voice role as Murray the Mummy in the upcoming animated film Hotel Transylvania. The singer/record producer can also currently be seen as a judge on NBC's music competition The Voice as well as in the feature film Sparkle.
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Fantasy Series 'Métal Hurlant' ('Heavy Metal') Nears Worldwide Distribution (Michael Jai White Stars)

  • By Courtney
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  • September 6, 2012 2:59 PM
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Announced at the last MIPCom (the annual TV and entertainment market held in Cannes in October), Michael Jai White stars (alongside Rutger Hauer, Scott Adkins, Joe Flanigan and James Marsters) in a live-action TV series adaptation of the Métal Hurlant Chronicles fantasy comics magazine.

This Week in Black Television - Summer Highlights and Fall Previews

  • By Curtis Caesar John
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  • September 6, 2012 2:29 PM
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Well, the summer TV season is practically officially over and there weren’t really many good shows for the Black TV audience but there were some bright moments as we prepare for the upcoming Fall TV season, including some previews of upcoming shows.

BET To Celebrate 25th Anniversary of Michael Jackson's 'Bad' w/ 2-Hour Tribute

  • By Natasha Greeves
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  • September 6, 2012 2:26 PM
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BET will celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Michael Jackson "Bad" Short Films with a two hour tribute to the fallen 'King of Pop'.

First Look At Antonia Thomas ('Misfits') In ITV Military WAGS Drama 'Homefront'

  • By Courtney
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  • September 6, 2012 2:17 PM
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Recapping what Emmanuel already announced back in June...

Watch New Web Series 'Mommy Uncensored' (Based On Real-Mommy Experiences)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 6, 2012 9:45 AM
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Described as The Bernie Mac Show meets The New Adventures Of Old Christine, this new web series chronicles Karen Wright’s uncharted journey through the crazy realities of being a stay-at-home mom.