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Jennifer Beals Slated To Co-Star in CBS Drama Pilot "Widow Detective"

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • March 22, 2012 4:58 PM
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Jennifer Beals will join Paula Marsha and John Corbett in the CBS drama pilot Widow Detective, directed by Davis Guggenheim. Beals will play Lainey, a "sexy, wry-humored" hair salon owner in the San Francisco valley who loses her LAPD husband on the job. Corbett will play Denny Brennan, a detective whose three partners die while on duty, Lainey's husband being one of them.

Thandie Newton In Talks To Battle Gangster in DirecTV Drama Series "Rogue"

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • March 21, 2012 8:26 PM
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Thandie Newton is in negotiations to star in 10 episodes of the DirecTV-greenlit cop drama series Rogue, written by Matthew Parkhill (U.K.'s "The Caller")
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Meagan Good Headlines NBC Drama Pilot "Notorious" Playing Detective

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • March 21, 2012 5:07 PM
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For the first time, Meagan Good has landed a lead role as a regular in a TV series!

Derek Luke, Evan Ross, Lela Rochon Join Danny Glover in "Supremacy" (White Supremacist Takes Blk Family Hostage)

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • March 20, 2012 7:50 PM
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We posted about this film last month, when Tambay announced that Danny Glover was slated to star in Supremacy, a film based on the real life story of a white supremacist who takes a black family hostage after killing a cop.
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Salli Richardson-Whitfield To Co-Star in NBC Comedy Pilot "Downwardly Mobile"

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • March 20, 2012 6:59 PM
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Salli Richardson-Whitfield is slated to co-star as an unhappy trailer park dweller in Downwardly Mobile, a Roseanne Barr NBC comedy pilot. Downwardly, co-created by Barr, John Argent and Eric Gilliland, stars Barr as a mobile home park proprietor and "surrogate mother" to her neighbors in a downward economy. John Goodman will co-star as Rose's friend named Buzz.

Mekhi Pfiffer & Jaleel White Guest Star in USA's "Psych" as A Capella Stars This Wed 3/21

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • March 20, 2012 6:20 PM
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Mekhi Phiffer & Jaleel White will guest star in tomorrow's episode of Psych, the USA Network's detective dramedy series, which stars Dule Hill as Gus.

T.I. Lands Guest Spot as Politician/Gangbanger in Starz Series "Boss"

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • March 20, 2012 4:43 PM
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‘Raptor’ T.I. will be a season-long guest star in Boss, the Starz drama series who stars Kelsey Grammar as ruthless Chicago mayor Tom Kane.

Update: Kevin Hart To Star w/ Seth Rogen in Untitled Police Comedy (Plot Details)

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • March 19, 2012 7:17 PM
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Via THR:
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Ludacris In Talks To Star In and Produce "Parking Lot Pimpin'"

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • March 19, 2012 6:54 PM
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Chris "Ludacris" Bridges is in talks to star in and produce in the Damon 'Coke' Daniels-directed comedy titled Parking Lot Pimpin' or "what happens after leaving the club."
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Vivica Fox Co-starring In Indie Romcom "It's Not You, It's Me"

  • By Cynthia Reid
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  • March 15, 2012 10:57 PM
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Vivica Fox is slated to co-star in an original romance comedy titled It's Not You, It's Me that starts filming in Los Angeles in a few weeks.  Joelle Carter (Justified) and Ross McCall (Crash tv series) also star in the flick.