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Donald Glover Developing New Sitcom For NBC Based On His Life

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  • September 12, 2012 8:04 PM
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Donald Glover is reportedly developing a new TV show for NBC, with 30 Rock co-executive producer Matt Hubbard.

Joss Whedon Says 'S.H.I.E.L.D.' TV Series Will Star 'New Characters.' Like Who? (Survey)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 12, 2012 4:55 PM
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Announced at the end of last month... the espionage and secret military law-enforcement agency in the Marvel Comics Universe, known as S.H.I.E.L.D, is heading at ABC as a serial, with Joss Whedon, who wrote and directed the big-screen version of The Avengers, shepherding, along with his brother Jed Whedon and Maurissa Tancharoen (Dollhouse).

TV Casting News: Pooch Hall In Syfy's 'Warehouse 13' + Jon Michael Hill In 'Elementary'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 12, 2012 12:59 PM
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Some quickie TV casting news...

ESPN Films Presents 'Croom' (Terrence Howard-Narrated Doc On 1st African American SEC Head Coach)

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  • September 12, 2012 12:34 PM
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Details from an ESPN press release this morning...

'Hollywood Exes' Renewed For A Second Season, Adds Daphne Wayans To The Cast

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 12, 2012 10:17 AM
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Another hit reality show for VH1 with black women at the center (well, some of them anyway); and don't say you're not watching, because, clearly, a lot of you are - 1.5 million of you on average.

Preview: Oprah Winfrey Speaks Exclusively w/ Usher On 'Oprah's Next Chapter' Sept. 16

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 11, 2012 8:39 PM
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From an OWN press release (watch a preview of the show at the bottom of this post):

Preview: 'Kasha And The Zulu King' (Premieres September 15 On Centric)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 11, 2012 3:43 PM
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It premiered over the weekend, on Saturday, September 8, on BET, and will premiere this Saturday, September 15, on Centric (10am - 11am) as a part of their Back-to-School Programming Campaign!

Erika Alexander Joins Lennie James In Ernest Dickerson-Directed AMC Pilot 'Low Winter Sun'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 11, 2012 11:54 AM
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While we wait, hoping that the graphic novel she created with her husband is adapted for the screen, Erika Alexander will join Lennie James and Mark Strong in an AMC drama pilot titled Low Winter Sun.

This Friday - 'The Girl Who Does What Tyler Perry Says'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 11, 2012 11:32 AM
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On this Friday's episode of the CW's America's Next Top Model, titled, "The Girl Who Does What Tyler Perry Says," Tyler Perry will present acting challenges to the show's model contestants, grade their individual performances, and the winner will get a part in an upcoming Tyler Perry movie.

TV Land Welcomes Back The Huxtable Family - 'The Cosby Show' Returns To Primetime!

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 10, 2012 7:06 PM
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From a TV Land press release: