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Lifetime Orders Docu-series "Houston Family Chronicles" Which Will Follow Whitney Houston's Family

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 11, 2012 2:16 PM
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Lifetime has ordered 10 hourlong episodes of The Houston Family Chronicles, a docu-series revolving around the lives of the late singer's family (including Whitney's mother, Cissy Houston, daughter Bobbi Kristina, sister-in-law and manager, Pat Houston, her husband, Gary and their daughter Rayah, longtime friends Dionne Warwick and CeCe Winans), with a series launch expected later this year.

This Week in Black Television - COMMUNITY rules!

  • By Curtis Caesar John
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  • May 11, 2012 12:15 PM
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This week I highlight (relatively) new tv station BOUNCE, Donald Glover and Yvette Nicole Brown in COMMUNITY and more.

S&A "Scandal" Talk-Back Session #3 (Some Answers + Shonda Rhimes Seems Certain About A Season 2)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 11, 2012 10:22 AM
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Session 3 of the weekly S&A Scandal Talkback, now that the penultimate episode has aired (last night), and I'm sure most of you have seen it.

Bounce TV Adds 2nd Original Series To Lineup: "Uptown Comic" Hosted By Joe Torry

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 10, 2012 6:41 PM
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Whadaya know? Bounce TV is starting to fulfill an earlier promise when the station launched, to include original programming in its broadcast lineup.

NBC Picks Up Meagan Good-Starrer Detective Pilot "Infamous" (Laz Alonso Co-Stars)

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • May 10, 2012 6:02 PM
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We told you about this pilot back in March when the pilot was formerly known as Notorious...
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Thandie Newton's Cop Drama For DirecTV Is A Go + Additional Plot Details + Debut Date

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 10, 2012 11:18 AM
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As previously announced back in March...

Watch Olivia And Fitz Tango In Preview Clip Of Tomorrow Night's Episode Of "Scandal"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 9, 2012 7:13 PM
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Well just 2 more episodes to go, starting tomorrow night, with episode #6 titled The Trail, the flashback episode in which we'll learn a number of things, including how Olivia Pope's relationship with the Prez was started, and how Olivia's team was assembled.

Eamonn Walker, Anthony Anderson, Tempestt Bledsoe All Starring In New NBC Next Season Pick-ups

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 9, 2012 6:58 PM
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Some more next season TV news for the day...

WE TV Renews "Mary Mary" For A Second Season

  • By Sergio
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  • May 9, 2012 3:47 PM
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I confess I haven't seen the show myself, but I do know that A LOT of people reallty like WE TV's reality show Mary Mary centered around the careers and families of Erica and Tina Campbell, the gospel singing duo better known as Mary Mary.

Ice-T Wants More Back-story For "Fin" - His "Law & Order: SVU" Character

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 9, 2012 12:56 PM
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"I wouldn't mind knowing a little more about Fin... I've never been home. I don't have a car. I don't even know if I've kissed a girl in 13 years."