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HBO Family Documentary 'Wynton Marsalis: A YoungArts MasterClass' Debuts Sept. 9

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  • August 20, 2013 12:36 PM
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The HBO Family documentary Wynton Marsalis: A YoungArts MasterClass kicks off the third season of the two-time Emmy-nominated series, following three promising musicians as they work with the jazz icon.
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It's All About Family & Friends, Not Gangs, In New 'Top Boy' Spot - Season 2 Returns TONIGHT

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  • August 20, 2013 10:57 AM
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In 2011, Channel 4 ordered a second season of the 4-part drama/thriller Top Boy, which stars Ashley Walters, thanks to strong audience response, and critical acclaim after the first season aired that year.

DL Hughley Heading To FX Network w/ New Scripted Series Based On His Life

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  • August 19, 2013 8:49 PM
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DL Hughley is heading to the FX network with a series in development that's based on his life as a family man (married for over 25 years, with 3 kids) and radio host.

Lee Daniels May Be Directing A Sammy Davis Jr. Biopic For HBO (No Word On Byron Allen's)

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  • August 19, 2013 5:31 PM
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Roger Friedman at Showbiz411 is reporting exclusively that Lee Daniels is currently circling an HBO Sammy Davis Jr. project.

TV One to Premiere Harry Belafonte Doc 'Sing Your Song' Commemorating March on Washington

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  • August 19, 2013 1:40 PM
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To commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington, TV One will air Sing Your Song, the critically-acclaimed documentary profiling revered singer, actor and activist Harry Belafonte, on Sunday, August 25 at 11 am ET.

Dana Davis, Peter Macon Cast As Regulars In SyFy Pilot 'High Moon'

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  • August 19, 2013 1:01 PM
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No, not High Noon, as in the 1952 Fred Zinnemann classic western starring Gary Cooper, but High Moon.

Watch All 5 Episodes Of Lennie James' Hard-Hitting, Cat-And-Mouse BBC Thriller 'Line Of Duty'

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  • August 16, 2013 4:37 PM
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I have to keep reminded myself that Hulu exists, as silly as that sounds. I'm on Netflix, Amazon and YouTube most often, and rarely visit Hulu for content. But Hulu does have its own share of worthwhile content, including exclusive rights to non-American TV series like this one... the Lennie James police drama series, Line Of Duty, made for and broadcast on BBC2 in the UK last year.

Watch Now: Episode 2 oF Al Jazeera's 'French-African Connection' Documentary Series

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  • August 16, 2013 10:19 AM
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As previously announced, starting last week, and on Thursdays during the months of August and September, Al Jazeera will screen three documentary series that spotlight the complex and topical relationship between France and Africa.

Watch Tense New Clip From Brit Drama/Thriller 'Top Boy' Season 2 (Returns August 20)

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  • August 15, 2013 5:28 PM
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In 2011, Channel 4 ordered a second season of the 4-part drama/thriller Top Boy, which stars Ashley Walters, thanks to strong audience response, and critical acclaim after the first season aired that year.

The Many Faces of 'Key & Peele' Return for 3rd Season on Comedy Central 9/18, 10:30pm

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  • August 15, 2013 4:27 PM
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Comedy Central is bringing back the sketch-comedy duo Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele for a third season of the hit series Key & Peele, airing Wednesday, September 18 at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT with 13 new episodes, following South Park.
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