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Martin Lawrence Juggling Two Potential New Series For CBS

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 19, 2012 11:28 AM
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Martin Lawrence and CBS are developing 2 projects for the actor/comedian, with Bernie Mac creator and The Daily Show contributor Larry Wilmore behind one of the shows, and the other from Rules of Engagement creator Tom Hertz and Adam Sandler's Happy Madison production company.
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New TV One Series, "Find Our Missing" (Searching For Missing Black Americans) Debuts TONIGHT!

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 18, 2012 1:12 PM
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Just a reminder that this premieres TONIGHT, January 18th at 10PM EST. Given your reactions to my intitial post on it, I'd say many of you are excited about the series, so check it out tonight. I am wondering why it's airing so late though. Regardless, thanks to 21st century technology, I'm sure you'll find ways to watch it, whether tonight when it airs, or tomorrow, via your DVR, or on TV One's website HERE.
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First Black Female Correspondent Makes Her Debut On "The Daily Show"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 17, 2012 10:59 PM
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Comedy Central’s The Daily Show gets its very first African American female correspondent! And she'll be a regular, so it's not just a one-and-done deal.

TNT's "Southland" Starring Regina King & Dorian Missick Premieres Its 4th Season Tonight at 10pm ET

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • January 17, 2012 9:21 PM
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Just a quick reminder...
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Loretta Devine Will Play Owner Of Massage Parlor As Series Regular In New Lifetime Drama "The Client List"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 16, 2012 9:27 PM
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Loretta Devine has joined the cast of Lifetime’s new drama series The Client List as a series regular.

Cedric The Entertainer To Topline New Sit-Com For TV Land Network

  • By Sergio
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  • January 15, 2012 9:45 AM
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Cedric the Entertainer will star in a new sit-com for TV Land cable network titled Have Faith. The series is a spinoff of the network's successful sit-com Hot in Cleveland and will be produced by Cedric and Suzanne Martin, the creator of Cleveland.
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Here's What ABC's New Series "Georgetown" Would've Looked Like (Condola Rashad, Boris Kodjoe Starred)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 14, 2012 10:17 AM
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If you missed my January 5th profile of up-and-comer Condola Rashad, click HERE to read it and catch up.
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The One About Puerto Ricans Being Great At Selling Drugs... Part 2

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 14, 2012 9:12 AM
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UPDATE to my post from earlier this week: to really no one's surprise, ABC has reportedly pulled the cross-dressing comedy from its lineup after just two episodes. Repeats of Tim Allen's Last Man Standing will air in its place beginning Tuesday at 8:30PM.
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ABC Greenlights Pilot Episode For 4th Shonda Rhimes Series "Gilded Lilly" (Drama Set In 1895 Luxury Hotel)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 13, 2012 6:30 PM
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First announced back in August 2011 as a potential 4th ABC/Shonda Rhimes... an update...
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HBO Sets Official Premiere Date For "Game of Thrones" Season 2

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 13, 2012 3:20 PM
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I know a lot of you are fans of the series, if comments in previous posts are any indication; and I'm sure it'll gain even more fans with a new set of actors joining the upcoming, highly-anticipated season 2 of the hit HBO show - specifically black Brits Lucian Msamati and Nonso Anozie, and all the debate that accompanied those posts about black British versus black American actors.
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