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5 Emmy Contenders You Should Check Out This Weekend

As we head into Emmy's weekend, here are some contenders you should check out

The 68th Annual Emmy Awards airs this Sunday, and I think you should be prepared. The small…

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NBC Universal Debuts Its 2016 Spring-Summer Lineup

The network has something for everyone this season

At the Four Seasons Westlake Village in California, professionals and celebrities came out for the…

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‘O.J. Is Innocent’ Controversial Docuseries Set To Be Produced by Martin Sheen

The six-episode series will premiere on Investigation Discovery in early 2017

Martin Sheen is set to produce ‘O.J. Is Innocent’ docuseries on Investigation Discovery. The six-episode…

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Host Mike Epps Talks About the Importance of ABFF Awards

"As black artists, we have to continue to open up other doors and avenues for ourselves"

With ABFF Awards: A Celebration of Hollywood, airing tonight on BET, we sat down with…

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The 2016 ABFF Awards: Black Hollywood at its Finest

Hundreds of notables in black film and television turned out for the event

It was a night of inspiration and uplift as hundreds of stars from Hollywood gathered…

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Comcast Launches New Xfinity On Demand Destination Featuring ABFF Curated Film Collection

There's a special focus on stories from independent black filmmakers

Today, Comcast announced a Black History Month celebration with a special focus on stories from…

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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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RLJ Entertainment Recognizes Black History Month With Special TV Programming

Lineup includes dramas based on true events

RLJ Entertainment’s Urban Movie Channel (UMC) is kicking off Black History Month with the premiere…

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2016 ABFF Awards: Actress, Singer, and Author Diahann Carroll to Receive Hollywood Legacy Award

Inaugural award goes to legendary star whose career spans over 60 years

As the first recipient of this award, ABFF Awards will shine a light on Carroll’s…

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Golden Globes 2016: Complete List of Nominees

Empire gets nominated for top television drama series

Early Thursday morning, the nominees for the 73rd annual Golden Globe Awards were revealed. This…

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NAACP Image Awards: Box Office Hits ‘Creed’ and ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Take the Lead

Shondaland hits 'Scandal' and 'How to Get Away with Murder' also get nods

Nominees for the 47th annual NAACP Image Awards were announced, with ‘Creed’, ‘Straight Outta Compton’,…

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Shonda Rhimes’ Year of Yes: Stay Open to the Unknown, You Might Be Surprised

Creator of Scandal and Grey's Anatomy talks new book and the year that changed her life

Year of Yes, published by Simon & Schuster, documents a year in which Rhimes, a…

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Does Racism Impact the Way Reviewers Rate TV Shows?

There's a difference between a legitimate critique and slamming a show without merit

There’s a pattern of racial bias when it comes to reviewing TV shows and when…

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Lee Daniels Asks White Hollywood: Where Are the Black Writers?

Stunned panel balked at accountability

Black representation in media matters! Two recent examples only reiterate the need for us to…

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[WATCH] Comedian Trevor Noah Preps for First Night as Host of The Daily Show

Watchers wonder what stamp the comedian will leave on the show and how he'll take it into the future of late night TV

Fans and critics will watch to see what mark Trevor Noah, the new host of…

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The Power of Black Women in Fandom

When black women in fandom speak, directors and networks listen

Black Americans watch TV more than any other demographic, yet are overlooked. Black women tend…

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Morris Chestnut Talks ‘Rosewood’ and the Key to Longevity in Hollywood

Chestnut opens up about his first leading television role

Morris Chestnut opens up about his new show ‘Rosewood,’ longevity in Hollywood and advice to…

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Kenya Barris to Write Film Adaptation of 1970s Sitcom ‘Good Times’

'Black-ish' series creator says movie adaptation will be a 'dramaedy'

‘Black-ish’ series creator says movie adaptation will be a ‘dramaedy’

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ABFF Returns to Miami Beach 2016

Premier black film festival returns to South Florida to celebrate 20 years of promoting black TV and cinema

American Black Film Festival will celebrate its 20th anniversary with a return to sizzling Miami…

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Are Black People Simply Trending on Television?

Patina Miller talks acting, race and the people of color TV trend

Patina Miller gives her perspective on people of color trending on television.

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