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Cedric Stewart Joins Alan Ball's HBO/Cinemax Drama 'Banshee'

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  • July 17, 2012 10:11 AM
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New York, NY (July 17, 2012)-- Cedric Stewart (Tyler Perry's 'For Better or Worse') has been added to the cast of Alan Ball's new drama series 'Banshee.' The highly anticipated new series (currently filming) is slated to premiere in January 2013 and will feature such actors as Ben Cross (Star Trek), Antony Starr (Wish You Were Here) and Ivana Milicevic (Casino Royale).

Thoughts On 'Black Dynamite' Animated Series Debut? Is Michael Jackson Turning In His Grave?

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 16, 2012 9:01 PM
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After many months of anticipation, Black Dynamite the animated series, based on the cult 2009 feature film by Scott Sanders, starring Michael Jai White, made its debut on Adult Swim last night, Sunday, July 15th, at 11:30PM.

Full Synopsis + Pic For David Oyelowo's 'Complicit' + Projects w/ Black Stars In Channel 4's 2012/13 Lineup

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  • July 16, 2012 7:28 PM
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Some UK TV news for next season...

Gaius Charles Joins Cast Of Shonda Rhimes' 'Grey's Anatomy'

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  • July 16, 2012 6:33 PM
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Gaius Charles (Friday Night Lights alum) has joined the cast of Shonda Rhimes' long-running medical drama series Grey's Anatomy, although details on his role aren't available yet, as they are reportedly being "worked out," says TVLine, adding that he'll likely be playing a young doctor at Seattle Grace, which saw 2 major staff losses recently.

Watch: HBO Finally Sets Releases Trailer For 'Treme' Season 3

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 16, 2012 4:55 PM
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The season finale of season 2 aired just over a year ago, and fans of HBO's acclaimed New Orleans-set drama Treme (created by David Simon and Eric Overmyer that premiered on April 11, 2010) have since been waiting patiently for season 3 to begin.

'The Abandon' - A Sci-Fi TV Series (5 Black Men Learn They May Be The Last Humans On Earth)

  • By Keith Josef Adkins
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  • July 16, 2012 2:44 PM
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My name is Keith Josef Adkins. I’m a so-called awarding-winning playwright and screenwriter. I receive more awards than I actually get productions, but hey, you can’t have everything, LOL.

New Ashley Walters C4 Drama 'Camouflage' Airs Tonight (First Look)

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  • July 16, 2012 2:05 PM
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Announced in March, and titled Coming Up, the UK's Channel 4's annual talent initiative that offers up-and-coming writers and directors an opportunity to showcase their work on national TV, with a 2012 lineup that includes 7 brand new original drama feature films to be shown on Channel 4, some involving Brit talent we've covered here on S&A like Ashley Walters (Top Boy) and Michael Ajao (Attack The Block), and Lydia Adetunji, a playwright turned screenwriter.

Pooch Hall Sets Record Straight On 'The Game' - Says Deal Is Being Worked Out; Planning To Return

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 16, 2012 1:31 PM
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So it looks like all the talk, both official and unofficial, about Pooch Hall exiting BET's hit sitcom The Game, may all be reversed, as the actor now says that, actually, for the record, his deal is still being worked out as we speak, and that he's not officially done with the series, and he definitely wants to come back. In fact, he adds that you shouldn't be surprised if he does indeed come back to The Game.

'Star Trek: The Next Generation' 25th Anniversary Event - In Select Movie Theaters Nationwide

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  • July 16, 2012 8:19 AM
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Happening a week from today, for all your Trekkies... 

'Black Dynamite' The Animated Series Premieres TONIGHT, July 15, At 11:30pm

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 15, 2012 2:36 PM
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With this and The Boondocks returning for a 4th season, although a specific date hasn't been given yet, Adult Swim will become the choice TV location to go to for black anime for adults.