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Chris Rock, Deshawn Raw Sketch Comedy Pilot Greenlit By Comedy Central

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 26, 2012 9:29 PM
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Glad to see Chris Rock putting on his producer hat and putting his industry clout to good use.

Post-Katrina Doc 'I'm Carolyn Parker...' To Be Broadcast On PBS In Sept

  • By Sergio
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  • July 26, 2012 8:37 PM
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Film director Jonathan Demme's five-years-in-the-making documentary I'm Carolyn Parker: The Good, The Mad and the Beautiful, will make its PBS premiere on Thursday Sept. 20, as part of the network's long-running POV documentary series.

Check Out The First Images Of New 'Misfits' Karla Crome, Nathan McMullen

  • By Emmanuel Akitobi
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  • July 26, 2012 1:50 PM
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S&A told you back in May that Karla Crome and Nathan McMullen would be joining the increasingly popular Channel 4 series Misfits.

ABC's 'Once Upon A Time' Finds Its Knight In Sinqua Walls

  • By Emmanuel Akitobi
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  • July 26, 2012 1:10 PM
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Popular ABC drama Once Upon A Time has cast Sinqua Walls as Sir Lancelot, for two episodes of its upcoming second season.

TV Outside The USA: Haiti

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 25, 2012 1:34 PM
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This is an example of the kind of thing I'd love to do here at S&A, if we had the budget; alas, we don't. Someday... maybe sooner than we think.

Megalyn Echikunwoke gets 'Made in New Jersey'

  • By Natasha Greeves
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  • July 24, 2012 5:10 PM
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Bounce TV Announces Movie Licensing Agreements w/ Walt Disney, Miramax, Sony, MGM

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 24, 2012 2:37 PM
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ATLANTA, July 24, 2012 -- Bounce TV (http://bouncetv.com), the nation's first-ever over-the-air broadcast television network for African Americans, has acquired the television rights to four packages of African American-skewing motion pictures in individual, multi-year licensing agreements with The Walt Disney Studios, Miramax, Sony Pictures Television and MGM Domestic Television Distribution, it was announced today by Bounce TV Chief Operating Officer Jonathan Katz.

Oprah In Hot Water Over India Special

  • By Sergio
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  • July 24, 2012 12:38 PM
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It's been a while since Oprah Winfrey found herself embroiled in a controversy and now this time it looks like she has a whole country upset with her.

VH1 Orders Kimberly Elise Hour-Long Scripted Sports Drama Series 'Bounce'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 24, 2012 10:50 AM
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VH1 has ordered the Kimberly Elise scripted hour-long drama titled, Bounce, which co-stars newcomer Taylour Paige, Charlotte Ross, Logan Browninghas and Dean Cain.

Laurence Fishburne Circling Pivotal Role In NBC's 'Hannibal'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 23, 2012 7:26 PM
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Laurence Fishburne is returning to the small screen to join the cast of NBC's upcoming contemporary take on Hannibal, with characters from Thomas Harris’ Red Dragon novel.