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VH1 Releases Promo Trailer For Upcoming Season 2 of "Single Ladies" (Debuting May 28)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 23, 2012 7:29 PM
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Time flies doesn't it? I feel like it was only recently that this series made its debut on VH1, and recall a lot of you complaining about it :)

David Oyelowo Shooting MI5 Torture Drama "Complicit" For UK's Channel 4 Next

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 23, 2012 9:45 AM
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With his next starring project, Lee Daniels' The Paperboy, officially on its way to the 2012 Cannes Film Festival, Brit actor David Oyelowo (who we recently interviewed HERE) will star in the Channel 4 (UK) drama titled Complicit.

Lance Gross, Tory Kittles, Michael Beasley Co-Staring In All-Black "Steel Magnolias" Remake

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 21, 2012 2:08 PM
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British Actor Aml Ameen's Comedy Short "Drink, Drugs & KFC" To Air 4/21 on UK's SKY & Virgin Networks

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • April 20, 2012 5:46 PM
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British actor Aml Ameen (Kidulthood, Harry's Law), who I'm interviewing shortly for S&A, is the helmer of the short film Drink, Drugs and KFC. Described as "The Wood meets Superbad," the short stars Ameen, Mikel Ameen, Aaron Fontaine and others. It will air tomorrow Saturday, April 21st on UK's The Community Channel, Sky 539 and Virgin 233 at 10.30pm.
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This Week in Black Television - I Need A Hero!

  • By Curtis Caesar John
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  • April 20, 2012 3:49 PM
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This week I review CBS' newest cop show NYC 22, follow the latest in BET's current sitcoms, get freaky with Loretta Divine and Naturi Naughton, and visit some comic book heroines. 

Tatyana Ali Joins Cast Of New BET Scripted Comedy Series "Second Generation Wayans"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 20, 2012 9:40 AM
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Amongst the the new scripted original series announced in BET's next season lineup last week was a comedy titled Second Generation Wayans, based on the lives of the members of the next generation of the Wayans family. 

Facing Increased Competition, BET Attempts To Win Back Audiences & Advertisers w/ Original Programming

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 18, 2012 9:54 PM
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I've already given props to BET for its latest original programming efforts, as next season's lineup was revealed publicly about a week ago, getting many of you excited about the potential.

Watch Olivia And The President Heat Things Up In 3 1/2-Minute Preview Of Episode 3 Of "Scandal"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 18, 2012 10:23 AM
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Episode 3 (which airs tomorrow night, Thursday) isn't online, as ABC did for episode 2 (making it available on the web almost a week before it aired on TV). 

"The Bachelor" Hit With Discrimination Lawsuit

  • By Sergio
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  • April 18, 2012 9:02 AM
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If you will recall, last week I told you about Portland sports broadcaster Lamar Hurd, who is working very hard to become the first black guy to headline the popular ABC show The Bachelor (Read HERE).

Watch 5 1/2 Minutes Of Behind-The-Scenes Footage From All-Black "Steel Magnolias" Set

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 17, 2012 3:30 PM
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