TV

‘Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta’ Althea Eaton Sues Joseline Hernandez for an Undisclosed Amount

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As we all tuned in to watch the shenanigans that go on during “Love & Hip-Hop Atlanta” reunion show, we observed Joseline Hernandez inflict bodily harm on cast mate Althea Eaton. Eaton is holding Hernandez accountable and has filed a lawsuit against the former striper-turned-rapper....

From Ratchet to Riches: The Reality of Black Women on Reality TV

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Lifetime recently announced that it was cancelling its newest reality show, BAPs. BAPs stood for Black American Princesses and Princes and followed a crew of female and male friends who were allegedly affluent and part of the Black bourgeoisie of St. Louis. It seemed that...

Sneak Peek: Jada Pinkett Smith Returns to Primetime As a Villain in Fox’s ‘Gotham’

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It’s been a few years since we’ve seen Jada Pinkett Smith in primetime, but this fall she’s returning to network TV with a bang! Pinkett will star in Fox’s latest drama Gotham, based on popular DC Comics characters like Batman, the Penguin, Cat Woman, the...

Lifetime Greenlights ‘BAPs,’ a New Reality Series About Black American Princesses

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If you thought the success of shows like Scandal, Being Mary Jane, and Tyler Perry’s The Haves and Have Nots signaled the end of the reality show deluge and a rise in scripted shows targeting Black audiences you were wrong. Lifetime, the self-proclaimed network for...

Like a Boss: Shonda Rhimes Signs 8-figure ‘Megadeal’ with ABC + Take A Look At Her New Show

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After an extensive negotiation process, ABC announced that it inked a deal with Scandal showrunner Shonda Rhimes to keep her at the studio through May 2018. The “megadeal” is rumored to be valued at 8-figures, making Rhimes one of the most bankable women in TV....