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Tyreese & Sasha Enjoy Target Practice In Preview Clip For Next 'The Walking Dead' Episode

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 12, 2013 3:27 PM
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I'm still waiting for Tyreese's story to be featured far more than it has thus far; assuming he survives this season (with 3 episodes left, and a war coming), maybe he'll become more of a prominent character next season.

Episode 1 Of Nzingha Stewart/Gabrielle Union Web Series 'Riding Dirty with Officer Turner'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 12, 2013 10:32 AM
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Here's episode 1 of writer/director Nzingha Stewart's new web series starring Gabrielle Union, titled Riding Dirty with Officer Turner, that is housed on Shaquille O'Neal's Comedy Shaq Network on YouTube.

Clark Peters Is Developing A New Orleans-Set TV Show That Focuses On Arts Scene

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 11, 2013 1:32 PM
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Clarke Peters is in New Orleans (where a show he co-stars in, Treme, is shot) taping another TV show - this time a pilot - at Café Istanbul which he says will serve as the beginnings of a regular TV series that will focus on the city’s arts community, and more.

10 Interesting TV Season Statistics To Know As Pilot Casting Season Continues...

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 11, 2013 12:17 PM
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I'll be compiling the data this week for a future post, but, at a brief glance, I can say that, without a doubt, there are more castings of black actors in TV pilots this year than there were last year, and maybe even previous years.
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Don Cheadle Brings The Funny To 'Totally Biased' + Talks Paying $500 A Ticket To Attend Oscars

  • By Courtney
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  • March 10, 2013 1:13 PM
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More TV Pilot Casting News: Isaiah Washington, Michael Michele Book Roles...

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 8, 2013 4:34 PM
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Jill Scott Joins Derek Luke, Books Co-Starring Role In CBS Detective Pilot 'Second Sight'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 8, 2013 2:17 PM
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Jill Scott Joins Derek Luke, Books Co-Starring Role In CBS Detective Pilot 'Second Sight'

BET Renews 'Real Husbands of Hollywood' For 2nd Season w/ Star-Studded Guest Line-up

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 8, 2013 1:08 PM
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I guess BET has another hit show on its hands! I gave it a try (watching 3 episodes), but it never quite grew on me.

Trailer For New Nzingha Stewart/Gabrielle Union Web Series 'Riding Dirty with Officer Turner'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 8, 2013 12:35 PM
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When she isn't busy being a ABC DGA Directing Program finalist, or penning feature-length scripts for Walt Disney Pictures, writer/director Nzingha Stewart (who we're fans of) is working with actress Gabrielle Union on a new web series titled Riding Dirty with Officer Turner, that will be broadcast on Shaquille O'Neal's Comedy Shaq Network on YouTube.

TV Casting News: Harold Perrineau, Tone Bell, Eric Andre All Book Pilot Roles...

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 8, 2013 10:41 AM
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I haven't done thorough research, but I'd say that, given the number of pilot casting announcements we've posted in the last couple of weeks or so, there seem to be a lot more black actors getting jobs than there were during pilot casting season last year.