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Lennie James Talks Character, Story In Ernest Dickerson-Directed 'Low Winter Sun'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 29, 2013 5:45 PM
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Thoughts On Tyler Perry's 'The Haves And The Have Nots' After Its Debut On OWN Last Night?

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 29, 2013 10:29 AM
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BBC Takes On Accusations From Academics That 'Doctor Who' Is 'Thunderingly Racist.' Is It?

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 28, 2013 6:47 PM
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Gabrielle Union Is Lectured By Lisa Vidal In New Clip From 'Being Mary Jane' (Premieres 7/2)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 28, 2013 5:52 PM
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Watch Season 2, Episode 2 Of 'Roomieloverfriends' (From Black & Sexy TV/Issa Rae Prod)

  • By Courtney
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  • May 28, 2013 10:23 AM
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A new season of Roomieloverfriends, the web series created by the Black & Sexy TV team (aka Dennis Dortch and Numa Perrier), and executive produced by Issa Rae (aka Awkward Black Girl) via her Issa Rae Productions.
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Could Joy-Ann Reid Soon Get A Second Chance To Get Her Own Show On MSNBC?

  • By Sergio
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  • May 24, 2013 9:29 AM
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So back in March, if you recall, I wrote a piece in which I speculated, due to some media reports, that the managing editor of The Grio and regular MSNBC contributor, Joy-Ann Reid could possibly be a real contender for her own prime time show on the network, after it was announced that Ed Schultz was being moved out of his weekly prime time slot for the weekends.
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Russell Simmons Is Returning To HBO

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  • May 23, 2013 6:45 PM
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It's not what you think. It's not a reboot of Def Comedy Jam.
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Keke Palmer Joins Cast Of Neil Labute's 'La Ronde'-Inspired Serial 'Full Circle'

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  • May 23, 2013 6:30 PM
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Tyler Perry On Why Hollywood Lacks Roles For Black Actresses (OWN 'Next Chapter' Preview)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 23, 2013 5:06 PM
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Ahead of next week's premieres of the two new Tyler Perry serials on OWN - the one-hour ensemble drama The Haves and the Have Nots, which is set to premiere on Tuesday, May 28 at 9 pm ET/PT, in a 2-hour pilot, and the sitcom Love Thy Neighbor, which will premiere on Wednesday, May 29 at 9 pm ET/PT - the network will air some special event programming; specifically, this Sunday, May 26, Oprah Winfrey will sit down with Perry for what the press release calls "an intimate in-depth interview" on a special Oprah's Next Chapter at 9 pm ET/PT.
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BET Will Premiere 'Being Mary Jane' On 7/2 + Mid-Season Finale Numbers For 'The Game'

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  • May 23, 2013 1:33 PM
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