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‘Murder’ and ‘Scandal’ Shock Shondaland

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The Shondaland trifecta—Grey’s Anatomy, Scandal and the Emmy-winning How to Get Away with Murder—premiered… Read More

‘Black-ish’ Creator Kenya Barris Has a Dream

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7:30am, Pacific Time. Kenya Barris pulls into the parking lot of the Hollywood office where he creates comedic magic for his hit… Read More

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Empire, the breakout Fox hit, has returned and brought the deliciously dysfunctional Lyon family with it. From… Read More

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Celebrating its 19th year, the Urbanworld Film Festival hits New York City tonight (September 23-27), to continue its esteemed tradition… Read More

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by Raqiyah Mays

Sunday’s 67th annual Emmy Awards broke historical ground when Viola Davis become the first African-American woman to win an… Read More

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The Special Education of Terrence Howard

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Terrence Howard confused the hell out of many in… Read More

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Iyanla Returns to ‘Fix My Life’ [INTERVIEW]

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A brand new season of Iyanla: Fix My Life will kick off on OWN Saturday, September 19, with an explosive episode about two… Read More

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A+E Networks announced new casting for its four-night, eight-hour 2016 miniseries Roots, including Forest Whitaker as Fiddler… Read More

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HBO’s Project Greenlight has found itself at the center of controversy due to creator Matt Damon’s major bout… Read More

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