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ESPN Films & espnW’s Nine for IX Series Continues With 'Let Them Wear Towels' (July 16)

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  • July 11, 2013 12:47 PM
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Jason George Will Romance A Witch In Lifetime's New Drama Serial 'Witches of East End'

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  • July 9, 2013 6:43 PM
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Producer Will Packer Ventures Into Television Space, Inking 2-Year Deal w/ Universal TV

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  • July 9, 2013 5:40 PM
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Super film producer Will Packer is venturing into TV land, signing his very first overall TV deal, in the form of a two-year agreement with Universal TV, which will see Packer develop projects for the studio.

Bounce TV Turns Popular YouTube Series 'BRKDWN' Into Half-Hour TV Series Debuting Fall

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  • July 9, 2013 4:06 PM
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Omar Dorsey ('Django Unchained') Books Multi-Episode Role On HBO's 'Eastbound & Down'

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  • July 9, 2013 12:55 PM
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Doc 'Ndiphilela Ukucula' Spotlights 3 Black University of Cape Town Opera School Rising Stars

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  • July 9, 2013 10:30 AM
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Coming to public media channel THIRTEEN is the feature documentary Ndiphilela Ukucula: I Live To Sing, which spotlights rising stars of The University of Cape Town Opera School. It premieres on Nelson Mandela's 95th birthday, July 18 at 9 p.m. on THIRTEEN. It'll also air on Sunday, July 21 at 11 p.m. on WLIW21; and Thursday, July 25 at 9 p.m. on NJTV.Directed by Julie Cohen and introduced by Grammy award-winning bass-baritone Eric Owens, the film follows three top opera school students through a year in the program, a once all-white opera school, nearly two decades after the end of apartheid in South Africa, as the nation struggles to fulfill the promise of a transformed society.
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Professor Kaiama Glover Joins Professor Tukufu Zuberi In Updated 'History Detectives' For PBS

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  • July 8, 2013 6:45 PM
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Mo'Nique In Production On New Pilot For BET - But What Could It Be?

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  • July 8, 2013 4:00 PM
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Aside from her recent 82-pound weight loss, there hasn't been any news about Mo'Nique for quite a while. That is until now.

'R&B Divas Atlanta' Helps TV One Post Highest Primetime Ratings of the Year in June

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  • July 8, 2013 12:56 PM
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Anika Noni Rose, David Alan Grier Star In 'Watsons Go To Birmingham' World Premiere Sept. 20

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  • July 8, 2013 12:28 PM
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Hallmark Channel has announced that The Watsons Go To Birmingham, a Hallmark Channel Original Movie, will World Premiere on Friday, September 20 (8pm ET/PT, 7C).
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