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Watch: How Michonne's 'Walking Dead' Armless, Jawless Zombie 'Pets' Are Created

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 7, 2013 5:21 PM
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We've already introduced you to the 2 actors who play Michonne's (played by Danai Gurira) armless, jawless zombie ''pets" - Moses J. Moseley and Theshay West (photo below).
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Interview: 'LUV' Director Sheldon Candis Talks To S&A About Making the Film, Casting Common, More

  • By Jai Tiggett
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  • August 7, 2013 2:30 PM
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2012 Sundance festival drama LUV follows 11-year-old Woody (Michael Rainey Jr.) as he spends a day with his troubled ex-convict Uncle Vincent (Common). As the film is set to make its world television broadcast premiere on BET tonight, August 7th at 9PM ET/PT with limited commercial interruption, director Sheldon Candis previously spoke with S&A about the process behind the film.

Episode Breakdowns For PBS' 6-Part Series Chronicling Full Sweep Of African American History

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 7, 2013 2:18 PM
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Much more details on PBS's previously announced fall series from Henry Louis Gates Jr., titled The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross.
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'Walking Dead' Producer Admits To Not Using Tyreese In Season 3, But Major Season 4 Change

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 7, 2013 11:46 AM
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“What you see a little bit of in that trailer is Tyreese stepping up as a character and taking a more central role. We didn't get a lot of time with him in Season 3 with everything else that was going on, and now in Season 4 we are really able to bring him to the forefront and integrate him into the core cast in a bigger way. We're doing a lot with him. I think Chad Coleman has proven that he's got very broad shoulders that can carry the lead and everything we ask him to do. I'm excited for people to see where we take his character because it's going to be really awesome.”

According To Neil Gaiman, A Black Actor Was Offered 'Doctor Who' But Turned It Down. Who?

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 6, 2013 5:59 PM
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“I thought I’d said that I was disappointed that it didn’t happen this time, and that there are some amazing actors out there. I was rather disappointed that Paterson Joseph didn’t get it last time, although I’ve loved Matt’s Eleven. And yes, I have no doubt there will be. (I know one black actor who was already offered the part of the Doctor, and who turned it down.) Just as there will be a female Doctor.”
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Donald Glover Is Developing An Atlanta Music Scene-Set Series For FX That He'll Also Star In

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 6, 2013 4:27 PM
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Donald Glover has inked a deal to write, produce and star in a half-hour comedy pilot for FX, which will be titled Atlanta.

Issa Rae Will Star In Her Own HBO Series, Co-written With Larry Wilmore

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  • August 6, 2013 3:58 PM
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Omari Hardwick Returns To Host Season 3 Of TV One's 'Verses and Flow' (9/11 Premiere)

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  • August 6, 2013 3:39 PM
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Verses and Flow returns to TV One on Wednesday, September 11 at 9pm.

Watch 1st 5 Minutes Of Ernest Dickerson-Directed AMC Series 'Low Winter Sun' (w/ Lennie James)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 6, 2013 1:44 PM
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Who'll Play African American Surgeon Algernon Edwards In Steven Soderbergh's Cinemax-Bound Series?

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 6, 2013 11:11 AM
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