Television

If you thought TGI Thursdays were lit before, you'll love what Shonda Rhimes has in store for us—allegedly.

HBO is firmly committed to stay in the Issa Rae business and fans reap all the benefits. It was just announced that the top premium cable network has nabbed two new series’ from the Insecure star that already sound addictive. https://twitter.com/DEADLINE/status/942887893147594752 While we continue to wait on season three of the incredible Insecure, HBO and […]

Roland Martin is known for his work in so many communities, being a political activist and having his show “NewsOne Now.”

2017 has been brutal for the world of journalism, as many top news organizations have either completely shuttered or laid off a large portion of staff—and ESPN is the latest outlet to do so. The sports network laid off approximately 150 employees earlier this week. https://twitter.com/washingtonpost/status/935881797388390400 As everyone is currently in a festive mood as […]

Radio One Founder, Cathy Hughes is set to appear on today’s The Real to talk about her new made for television movie Media. An original movie, Media was executive produced by Hughes and chronicles many of the challenges and adventures faced by a family-owned communications business. Media stars Brian White, Penny Johnson-Jerald, Pooch Hall, Gary Dourdan, and explores […]

Merle Dandridge talks about the experience she had in her first year making “Greenleaf,” the hit show on OWN that tells a story surrounding a church community in Memphis. She talks about what sh enjoys about the process of making the show, what it feels like to be the lead on a TV show for […]

Although the media has come a long way with representation of people of color on screens, there’s still work to do. Earlier this week, Variety published a list of Hollywood actors & their respective per-episode salaries, but unfortunately, minority actors make considerably less than white actors. According to reports, Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson commands a whopping $400,000 per […]

Bishop T.D. Jakes’ new talk show premiers today!  The T.D. Jakes Show will include celebrity and non-celebrity guests alike, and today kicks off with  “No Excuses” with Army veteran, author and Dancing With The Stars finalist, Noah Galloway. An empowering new daily one-hour talk show, today’s episode encourages us to stop making excuses in life and move forward.  Check your local […]

In an effort to broaden your television horizons, I came up with '6 Shows More People Should Watch.'

Rickey Smiley For Real, featuring nationally syndicated radio personality, host and stand-up comedian Rickey Smiley, will premiere a second season tonight, Tuesday, May 10 at 8 p.m. ET on TV One.   Rickey Smiley For Real is an unscripted series that takes a humorous look at the hectic life of a nationally-syndicated radio host, stand-up comedian, actor, TV personality […]

Celebrity cameos are nothing new for 'The Simpsons.' But a Prince appearance? That's something to get excited about.

 Bounce TV is introducing an hour-long drama, Saints & Sinners, which centers around the pursuit of power, intertwined with deceit, greed, corruption and murder – all set against the backdrop of a large southern church. Greater Hope Baptist Church is the heartbeat of Cypress, GA a southern town outside Atlanta which evolved into a city over the years. […]