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Anthony Anderson Joins NBC's Jimmy Fallon Comedy "DILFS"

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  • March 5, 2012 8:47 PM
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Cuba Gooding Jr. Set To Star in Fox's Legal Drama Pilot "Guilty"

  • By Vanessa Martinez
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  • February 28, 2012 6:46 PM
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Cuba Gooding Jr. is slated to star in Fox's Greg Belanti legal drama series Guilty, as a morally dubious defense attorney who is unjustly convicted of fraud and consequently stripped of his license. According to THR, Gooding Jr will play William "Billy" Remz, who resorts to solving cases using radical methods in order to plot revenge upon those who set him up.

"Being: Teena Marie" To Air On Centric TV To Mark What Would've Been Her 56th Birthday (Watch Preview)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 25, 2012 11:34 AM
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In celebration of what would've been Teena Marie’s 56th birthday (she died December 26, 2010), Centric TV will air the docu-series special BEING: TEENA MARIE on March 5, which will chronicle her 30+ years in entertainment.
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Martin Lawrence And CBS Finally Settle On A New Series; Network Gives Greenlight To Family Comedy

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 24, 2012 3:10 PM
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So he finally settled on one!
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Larry Wilmore Loads Up On TV Projects - One Co-Starring Anna Maria Horsford

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 24, 2012 10:55 AM
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Announced this morning... Funnyman Larry Wilmore (known most as The Daily Show's "Senior Black Correspondent") has a few new TV projects on the horizon...

Watch 9 1/2-Minute Extended Clip From "Be Inspired: The Life of Heavy D" Airing This Sunday On Centric TV

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 24, 2012 10:37 AM
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Watch an extended 9 1/2-minute clip from Be Inspired: The Life of Heavy D, a documentary chronicling the life of Dwight "Heavy D" Myers which will air on Sunday on Centric TV.

"Be Inspired: The Life of Heavy D" Airing This Sunday On Centric TV (Watch Preview Clips)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 22, 2012 9:16 PM
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Titled Be Inspired: The Life of Heavy D, a documentary chronicling the life of Dwight "Heavy D" Myers will air on Sunday on Centric TV.
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First-Look At Nonso Anozie As "Xaro Xhoan Daxos" In Upcoming Season 2 Of "Game of Thrones"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 22, 2012 3:15 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 the so-called black British Hollywood invasion.
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American Masters "Cab Calloway: Sketches" Premieres Nationally Monday. Feb 27; Watch Preview

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 21, 2012 12:51 PM
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An upcoming new music documentary from American Masters on Cab Calloway, titled Cab Calloway: Sketches, will premiere nationally on PBS, on Monday, February 27 at 10pm (as always, check local listings), in honor of Black History Month.
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Earvin "Magic" Johnson & Sean Combs Launching Their own New Cable TV Networks

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • February 21, 2012 10:26 AM
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First... this morning, P Diddy, aka Sean Combs announced plans to launch a music-themed cable TV network called Revolt.
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