Television

Posted on 25 May 2012   TV

Lamman Rucker Dropped from NBC’s ‘Save Me’

Sad news out of Hollywood today. You know that awkward moment when the black guy gets replaced after a television pilot gets picked up. Ugh! Well, Lamman Rucker is the latest black actor to get his walking papers from a developing television show. His character in the Anne Heche-led NBC comedy pilot Save Me will be recast. The pilot,... Read More »
Posted on 23 May 2012   TV

First look at Danai Gurira as sword-wielding Michonne in AMC’s ‘The Walking Dead’

Here’s a first look at Danai Gurira as the zombie-killing heroine Michonne from the upcoming season of The Walking Dead. Gurira’s casting was announced shortly after the character appeared on the Season 2 finale a few months ago. When asked about Gurira’s casting in the role, creator Robert Kirkman told EW, “We looked at a lot of talented people... Read More »
Posted on 21 May 2012   TV

NBC’s ‘Smash’ is searching for an ‘incredibly attractive’ black series regular for Season 2

There will be some changes in the upcoming new season of NBC’s musical drama Smash. The showrunners are looking to add some new characters on the show, and one of them will definitely be black. The musical drama is in the process of casting for a total of three new regular roles to join the lineup of the faux... Read More »
Posted on 19 May 2012   TV

VH1 Releases ‘Single Ladies’ Season 2 Super Trailer

Have you checked out the new “super” trailer for season two of VH1’s Single Ladies? It delivers everything a fan of the series would want to see. The opening scene attempts to give viewers closure –Val (Stacey Dash) is in Milan and she’s not coming back! Moving right along, Keisha (LisaRaye McCoy) reunites with her old friend Raquel (Denise... Read More »
Posted on 19 May 2012   TV

Harold Perrineau Joins cast of ‘Sons of Anarchy’

Harold Perrineau (Lost) is set to join  the fifth season cast of FX’s Sons of Anarchy in a critical role. The show follows a notorious (and ruthless) outlaw motorcycle club that does whatever it takes to protect it’s illegal arms operation while confronting threats from drug dealers, corporate developers, and overzealous law officers. Perrineau will play Damon Pope, an “ex-drug kingpin whose daughter was murdered... Read More »
Posted on 18 May 2012   TV

Dorian Missick joins Syfy series ‘Haven’

Dorian Missick, who plays Regina King‘s partner in “Southland,” has officially joined the Syfy supernatural drama series “Haven” in a recurring role. The series follows the shrewd and confident FBI agent Audrey Parker who has a lost past, and arrives in the small town of Haven, Maine on a routine case. Before long, her natural curiosity lands her in... Read More »