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Spike Lee, HBO & Mike Tyson Team Up Again For 'Undisputed Truth' (Remember 'Da Brick'?)

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  • June 25, 2013 5:41 PM
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OWN Doubles Its Episode Order For Tyler Perry's 'The Haves and the Have Nots' (Well...)

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  • June 25, 2013 2:35 PM
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If You Missed 'Homegoings' On PBS Last Night, Watch It Here Now!

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  • June 25, 2013 2:18 PM
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Christine Turner's feature documentary Homegoings, which explores the African American funeral home tradition, told through the eyes of a Harlem funeral director, made it's broadcast TV premiere on PBS' POV series, last night, Monday, June 24, 2013, at 10 pm, kicking off the 26th season of the award-winning POV.
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African Asylum Seekers Spotlighted July 1 On PBS' POV Documentary 'Special Flight'

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  • June 25, 2013 1:51 PM
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PBS' POV documentary Special Flight, airs Monday, July 1, 2013 on PBS. It explores the plight of undocumented foreigners detained in Switzerland.Full details of the film follow below, via press release. You'll find the trailer at the bottom of this post:
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Telemundo To Launch In Africa - First Time It Will Be Available Outside Latin America

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  • June 25, 2013 10:18 AM
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Bounce TV Acquires Broadcast Network Rights To 'The American Bible Challenge' & 'Catch 21'

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  • June 24, 2013 5:05 PM
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Watch Larenz Tate & Emayatzy Corinealdi In 1st Trailer For BET Original Film 'Gun Hill'

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  • June 24, 2013 1:33 PM
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Gun Hill is part of BET network's line-up of new original programming, which we've been following since the initial announcement last year. Now here's your first look.

Christine Turner's 'Homegoings' Opens For 1-Week USA Theatrical Run From 6/24-30 (Details)

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  • June 24, 2013 10:42 AM
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Christine Turner's feature documentary Homegoings, which explores the African American funeral home tradition, told through the eyes of a Harlem funeral director, will make it's broadcast TV premiere on PBS' POV series, tonight, Monday, June 24, 2013, at 10 pm (check local listings), kicking off the 26th season of the award-winning POV.
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Nigerian Actress Omotola Jalade Ekeinde Will Make USA TV Debut On 'Hit The Floor' Tonight

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  • June 24, 2013 10:10 AM
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Nigerian superstar, and one of Nollywood's most popular actresses, Omotola Jalade Ekeinde, will make her USA TV debut tonight on the VH1 freshman series, Hit The Floor.

Thoughts On 'Dark Girls' After Last Night's Broadcast Premiere...?

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 24, 2013 9:33 AM
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So it aired last night on OWN, and many more of you finally got to see it, after over a year on the film festival circuit. Of course I'm referring to the broadcast premiere of Bill Duke's and D. Channsin Berry's documentary, Dark Girls.