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Black History Month: Shonda Rhimes, Show Creator and Executive Producer

29 days of modern black history makers

Shonda Rhimes made history as the first African American woman to create and executive produce…

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On the Move: Channing Dungey Becomes First African American to Head Major Broadcast Network

Dungey takes over after Paul Lee

ABC appoints Channing Dungey to entertainment president, making her the first African American to…

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Tavis Smiley Signs Multiyear Development and Production Deal with Warner Bros. Television Group

New deal will bring two new, scripted television series to the network

Award-winning author, broadcaster and producer Tavis Smiley inks multiyear deal with Warner Bros. Television Group…

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Script Writing 101: Empire Staff Writers Offer Tips on How to Make it in the Industry

JaNeika and JaSheika James offer advice for young writers looking to break into television

Empire staff writers JaNeika and JaSheika James offer advice to young writers looking to…

By Courtney Connley

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Cool Jobs: Twin Sisters Talk Making it as Writers on Fox’s Hit Show ‘Empire’

JaNeika and JaSheika James open up about their journey into television

Twin sisters JaNeika and JaSheika James open up about their career journeys to becoming writers…

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KeKe Palmer, Celebrity Photographer Johnny Nunez and More to Appear on Our World

Hosts Paul Brunson and Patricia Cesaire get into careers and inspiration

Our World with Black Enterprise hosts take us inside the careers of actress Keke Palmer,…

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Women of Power TV: Actress Lorraine Toussaint, Jo Ann Jenkins to be Featured

Second episode showing weekend of Nov. 1

AARP CEO Jo Ann Jenkins, actress Lorraine Toussaint and many more to appear on this…

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‘Our World With Black Enterprise’ to Bring Fresh Perspective with Two New Hosts

New season to premiere Nov. 1 with Hollywood hitmaker Will Packer and Merck CEO Kenneth Frazier

New season of Our World With Black Enterprise to premiere Nov. 1 with new hosts…

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Study: Female Employment in Primetime Television at a Standstill

Employment in industry shows no signs of growth

Despite the workings of Shonda Rhimes and Mara Brock Akil, a new study shows that…

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2011 Fall TV Preview: 13 Shows Worth Watching this Season

With a batch of new and returning programs here's a guide of what needs your support

Every fall the networks release their fall TV lineups, which include a slew of new…

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Can Mara Brock Akil Change The Game?

Producer and cast of network TV's only black show campaign for expansion to a one-hour time slot

Against the backdrop of The CW Television Network’s plans to abandon the half-hour comedy genre…

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