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Kimberly Elise's Hour-Long VH1 Scripted Drama Series Gets 1st Teaser + Premiere Date

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 16, 2013 11:44 AM
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Here's a first teaser (emphasis on "teaser") for the VH1-ordered Kimberly Elise scripted hour-long drama Hit The Floor (previously-titled Bounce), which co-stars newcomer Taylour Paige, Charlotte Ross, Logan Browninghas and Dean Cain.Sanaa Hamri directed the pilot episode of a series that will focus on the lives and loves of a team of professional basketball dancers.Bounce follows the lives and loves of the Los Angeles Devil Girls, the dance team for the No.1 professional basketball team in the country. It centers on Ahsha (Taylour Paige), a sheltered young woman who joins the team against the wishes of her mother Sloane (Kimberly Elise), who knows this treacherous, tempting world all too well having been an original Devil’s Girl herself. Olivia (Charlotte Ross) is the shrewd squad manager, Jelena (Logan Browning) is the ruthless star captain of the dance team and Pete Davenport (Dean Cain) is the former All-Star who’s come back to coach his old team only to have to contend with the girls both stealing the spotlight and distracting his players.

First Promo For Sean Combs' New Cable TV Network Promises A Revolution

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 16, 2013 11:19 AM
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I'm sorry, but when I think of citizens uniting, claiming collective power, and revolution, P Diddy, aka Sean Combs isn't exactly the first person that I think of. He's not even on my long list.
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Alfre Woodard And Eamonn Walker Join Cast Of BBC America's Civil War-Set 'Copper'

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  • April 11, 2013 1:32 PM
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Jamie Foxx Will Write & Direct 5-Episode Horror Anthology For Syfy

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  • April 10, 2013 4:36 PM
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Looking over 4 different press releases here from the Syfy channel, the network has unveiled a ton of new series for its upcoming season, including development of 2 miniseries based on two of science fiction's greatest novels: Larry Niven's Ringworld (a co-production of MGM Television and Universal Cable Productions (UCP)) and Arthur C. Clarke's Childhood's End.

Anika Noni Rose, David Alan Grier Headline 'The Watsons Go to Birmingham' Adaptation

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 10, 2013 11:58 AM
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It was a week ago when we announced that Tonya Lewis Lee, wife of director Spike Lee, would be putting her producer hat on to develop a film adaptation of a historical fiction novel called The Watsons Go To Birmingham, and she'd tapped Kenny Leon (primarily a stage director, although he directed Lifetime's Steel Magnolias remake) to direct the adaptation.

Lifetime Sets June 23 Premiere Date for All-New Drama Series 'Devious Maids'

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  • April 10, 2013 11:28 AM
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Whoever holds the dirt, holds the power... is the tagline.
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'The Face' With Naomi Campbell Renewed For A Second Season

  • By Sergio
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  • April 10, 2013 10:25 AM
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Oxygen TV yesterday announced that their modeling competition reality show with Naomi Campbell, The Face, was renewed for a second season.
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Bounce TV To Premiere 'The Jackie Robinson Story' To Celebrate Theatrical Release Of '42'

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  • April 9, 2013 4:19 PM
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Bravo Ranks #1 In Sunday Primetime w/ Atlanta Powerhouse Franchises

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  • April 9, 2013 12:42 PM
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UK TV News: Rhashan Stone, Pippa Bennett-Warner Land Lead Roles In Sky1′s 'The Smoke'

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  • April 9, 2013 10:57 AM
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