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Posted on Jul 09 2012

Sanaa Lathan appears in ‘Boss’ Season 2 Poster

Sanaa Lathan is getting back in the swing of things with a dramatic new acting gig on a hit show. The actress appears in the new poster art for the second season of the political drama Boss, which debuts Friday, Aug. 17 at 9 p.m EST on Starz.  Lathan is pictured hanging from a meat hook (with perfectly coifed... Read More »
Posted on Jul 09 2012

Watch Danai Gurira as Michonne in a scene from ‘The Walking Dead’ Season 3 (Video)

Here’s an exclusive look at Danai Gurira as sword-wielding comic book heroine Michonne in a scene from the upcoming third season of AMC’s The Walking Dead. Viewers got the first look last night during a special episode of Talking Dead, a live talk show about the hit zombie series, hosted by Chris Hardwick. The Walking Dead returns for Season... Read More »
Posted on Jul 06 2012

Brandy Lawyers Up in new ‘Drop Dead Diva’ episode (Sneak Peek)

Brandy Norwood reprises her role as Elisa Shayne and tennis superstar Serena Williams guest stars in an all new episode of Lifetime’s hit series Drop Dead Diva. In the episode titled “Rigged” — Jane and Grayson team up for a case involving a faulty oil rig and the death of one of its engineers while Jane battles the uncertainty... Read More »
Posted on Jul 02 2012

Lifetime’s ‘Steel Magnolias’ Trailer Debuts

The official trailer for Lifetime’s Steel Magnolias remake with an all-black cast has finally hit the web. Based on the original stage play and the 1989 original movie, the telepic follows  a close group of women from a Louisiana community. In the clip, we get to see all of the classic characters come back to life in the form of Queen Latifah, Condola Rashad,... Read More »
Posted on Jul 02 2012

Keke Palmer Films Lifetime’s ‘Abducted: The Carlina White Story’

Production has begun on Lifetime’s latest original movie, Abducted: The Carlina White Story. The telepic, directed by Vondie Curtis-Hall, is based on the true story of Carlina White, a black woman who solved her own kidnapping mystery and reunites herself with her birth parents after 23 years. Rising actress Keke Palmer (Joyful Noise) leads the cast as Carlina with... Read More »
Posted on Jun 30 2012

Cuba Gooding Jr ‘Guilty’ Pilot May Still Get Picked Up Next Year

Fox’s legal drama pilot Guilty wasn’t picked up for Fall 2012 Season, but that doesn’t necessarily mean it won’t move forward on the network. According to Deadline, some of the casts’ options have been extended because the project is being considered for the Fall 2013 season lineup. Unfortunately, one of the co-stars may not return for the debut. Production... Read More »
Posted on Jun 27 2012

‘Smart Guy’ actor Tahj Mowry stars in ABC Family’s ‘Baby Daddy’

Former child actor Tahj Mowry is one of the stars of Baby Daddy, a new ABC Family sitcom. You may remember Mowry from the show Full House or Smart Guy–or possibly as the younger brother of Tia and Tamera. Baby Daddy, is a half-hour series about Ben (Jean-Luc Bilodeau, Kyle XY) who, in his 20s, becomes a surprise dad... Read More »
Posted on Jun 22 2012

Jennifer Hudson joins cast of NBC’s ‘Smash’

Jennifer Hudson is throwing her hat in the ring for an Emmy. The Oscar award-winning actress has joined the cast of NBC’s Broadway-inspired series Smash. Following in the footsteps of Bernadette Peters last season, Hudson will play a Broadway star in a multi-episode arc on the upcoming second season. Vulture reports: Jennifer Hudson is finally coming to Broadway, sort... Read More »
Posted on Jun 22 2012

Jay Ellis cast as male lead in BET’s ‘The Game’

Jay Ellis has joined the cast of B.E.T’s critically acclaimed football drama series “The Game,” replacing Pooch Hall as the male lead. Ellis, who has appeared in several hit shows including “NCIS,” and “Grey’s Anatomy,” will join the series as it moves into its sixth season. Ellis will star alongside previously announced cast member Lauren London as her love interest and member of the football tem. According to the... Read More »
Posted on Jun 22 2012

Meet the Black Stars of HBO’s ‘The Newsroom’

(L-R: Terry Crews, Adina Porter, and Chris Chalk at the ‘Newsroom’ Red Carpet premiere/GETTY) The highly-buzzed new cable series from Aaron Sorkin is a workplace drama that takes a look at the erratic world of a nightly news broadcast. Despite all of the marketing and advertising efforts pushing the white stars of the show, we’ve learned there are actually... Read More »
Posted on Jun 21 2012

Lauren London cast as female lead in ‘The Game’

According to TV Line, Lauren London will be joining the cast of BET’s The Game next season in a leading role. The 90210 actress will reportedly play Kiera, “a former child star who is currently appearing in a Cosby Show-esque sitcom.” As you can recall, producers were seeking to replace departed cast members Tia Mowry and Pooch Hall. Despite several... Read More »
Posted on Jun 19 2012

Chad Coleman to guest star on ‘Burn Notice’

USA Network’s Miami-based crime series Burn Notice just got a little more colorful. Chad Coleman is set to guest star in an upcoming episode. Coleman will appear “in the 10th episode as Brady Pressman, a devoted and noble CIA operative who was the leader of a botched operation that resulted in terrible consequences,” The Hollywood Reporter has learned exclusively.... Read More »
Posted on Jun 18 2012

Harold Perrineau tried to avoid stereotypical roles in early career

When Harold Perrineau first started acting, he vowed to avoid the stereotypical roles that often are handed to black actors. Perrineau, who’s breakout role was a crippled prisoner in HBO’s “Oz,” spoke in great lengths about his remarkable career in a recent interview. “At the time, one of the things I was really trying to be conscious of was... Read More »
Posted on Jun 16 2012

Watch Rutina Wesley tear up Sookie’s house in hilarious new ‘True Blood’ clip

On True Blood, Tara has always been a tough-as-nails woman. As a newly made vampire, she’s absolutely fierce. In new clips from Sunday’s episode, Tara (Rutina Wesley) demolishes the kitchen at the home of her best friend Sookie Stackhouse (Anna Paquin). Sookie and Lafayette (Nelsan Ellis) can only look on in awe – and fear – as Tara zooms... Read More »
Posted on Jun 14 2012

Watch the full premiere episode of Cedric The Entertainers’ ‘The Soul Man’

From the creators of Hot in Cleveland, The Soul Man revolves around Cedrics character, Reverend Boyce “The Voice” Ballentine, an R&B superstar-turned-minister who takes over as preacher of his fathers church. Niecy Nash (“Reno 911”) stars as the reverends wife, Lolli. The pilot also features John Beasley (Everwood) as his father, Wesley Jonathan (“What I Like About You”) as... Read More »
Posted on Jun 14 2012

‘Under One Roof’ Pilot: Jaqueline Fleming’s Sitcom Sneak Peek (Video)

First look footage of the Indiegogo fundraising project Under One Roof has emerged online. Set in New Orleans, the family sitcom follows the story of a divorced, recently unemployed single mom (Jaqueline Fleming, Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter) who moves herself and her musically gifted son (Daniel Francois) back in with her ex-husband (Lawrence LeJohn) after legal problems and money... Read More »
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