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OWN Network Delivers History-Making Record High Quarter Thanks To Tyler Perry

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 2, 2013 12:04 PM
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I remember when it seemed news of OWN's struggles dominated the media landscape; there didn't seem to be much of a light at the end of the proverbial tunnel. It was all doom and gloom.

Mo'Nique May Join Already-Crowded Daytime Talk Show Circuit - In Talks w/ ABC To Host

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 2, 2013 11:23 AM
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In July, the rumor was that a new BET show had been offered, but that was never confirmed. Although maybe it wasn't entirely a rumor after all, as it's been formally announced today that Mo’Nique, is indeed in talks to host a new talk show, but not with BET.

ABC Greenlights Miniseries Based On 'A Slave In The White House' w/ 'LUV' Team Adapting

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 1, 2013 6:24 PM
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New Promo For VH1's 'Crazy, Sexy, Cool: The TLC Story' Brings The Drama

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 1, 2013 1:47 PM
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Here's a new promo for VH1's Crazy, Sexy, Cool: The TLC Story, which stars Keke Palmer as Rozonda "Chilli" Thomas, Drew Sidora as Tionne "T-Boz" Watkins and Lil' Mama as the late Lisa "Left Eye" Lopes.

Edi Gathegi Will Play A Merciless Haitian In Upcoming 5th Season of FX's 'Justified'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 1, 2013 12:25 PM
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Kenyan-American actor Edi Gathegi has joined the cast of the upcoming 5th season of FX's Justified, in what is said to be a major recurring role.

Watch 3 New Clips From 'Scandal' Ahead Of This Thursday's Season 3 Premiere

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • October 1, 2013 10:47 AM
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In case you're one of the few Gladiators who doesn't already have the date marked on all your different calendars, Scandal returns to ABC this Thursday, October 3, for season #3. Excited? Sure you are! You wouldn't be a Gladiator otherwise.I'll spare you anymore words, and just present the clips - all 3 embedded below:

Damon Wayans Jr. Comedy 'Man/Child' Gets Pilot Order At FOX

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 30, 2013 2:20 PM
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Damon Wayans Jr. has sold a comedy series to FOX titled Man/Child, with a pilot production commitment.

Loretta Devine Heads To 'Sirens' To Play Hank's No-Nonsense, Church-Going Mother

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 27, 2013 1:30 PM
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PBS Announces 'American Pharaoh' - Doc On Egyptian National Soccer Team & Its American Coach

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 27, 2013 12:25 PM
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PBS today announced it will air the one-hour documentary American Pharaoh, which goes behind the scenes with the Egyptian national soccer team - the "Pharaohs" - and its American coach, Bob Bradley.

OWN Acquires Network Television Rights to 'Lee Daniels' The Butler'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 26, 2013 1:57 PM
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OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network announced today that it has secured the network television rights to Lee Daniels’ The Butler, the much-discussed drama starring Forest Whitaker and Oprah Winfrey, in an all-star cast, that's grossed over $100 million thus far.
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