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Ava DuVernay’s “Queen Sugar” Gets Renewed For Season 2

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OWN is just as excited about Ava DuVernay’s new TV show Queen Sugar as we are.  So much so that they’ve already renewed the series for season 2 even though the first episode hasn’t yet aired. The series, which follows three estranged siblings who inherit a...

OWN Cancels Rev Run & Tyrese’s “It’s Not You, It’s Men” Talk Show

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Well it had a good run, but now it’s over. Rev. Run and Tyrese’s “It’s Not You, It’s Men” mansplaning talk show on OWN just got cancelled. Tyrese made the announcement on Instagram, to the disappointment of about 10 fans of the show. “Honestly as much...

Ava DuVernay’s ‘Queen Sugar’ Trailer Is Here

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The first teaser for Ava DuVernay’s upcoming OWN series has arrived and from the looks of it, we’re in for the ride of a lifetime. Based on the Natalie Baszile novel, Queen Sugar tells the story of the Bordelon siblings, who are dealing with a...

Open Thread: Did You Watch Greenleaf?

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And I will  be the first to say that I did not, because I don’t have cable. But it seemed to be the talk of social media and became a trending topic. The series centers around the unscrupulous world of the ‘Greenleaf’ family and their...

OWN Is Now The Highest Rated Cable Network Among Black Women

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Oprah’s OWN cable network struggled to find its audience when it first debuted in 2011. Just two months after its launch, The New York Times reported: “OWN, her two-month-old channel, is attracting fewer viewers than the obscure channel it replaced, Discovery Health. At any given...