TV

HBO Comedy Orders Awkward Black Girl’s Issa Rae Insecure Pilot

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Issa Rae, creator of the YouTube hit webseries The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl, has officially been given word by HBO Comedy to move forward to develop her comedy pilot, Insecure. Penned by Rae and Larry Wilmore from “The Nightly Show,” Insecure addresses awkward experiences...

Gabrielle Union Talks Lack Of Roles For Black Women and Praises Shonda Rhimes

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Actress Gabrielle Union spoke to  Huffington Post Live recently and sided with her Top Five co-star Chris Rock regarding the lack of roles for women of color. She also pointed out the positive influence Shonda Rhimes has had in the landscape of television, which has led...

VH1 Presents New Show: Bye Felicia

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VH1 has always found ways to utilize the urban mainstream for the financial gain as well as our viewing pleasure. That tradition continues with their latest offering – Bye Felicia. Yep! “Bye Felicia” has made a comeback after serving time in the movie Friday courtesy...

New York Times Didn’t Know Good Burger Was a Movie

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The New York Times has been doing a really good job lately of discrediting its supposedly impeccable reputation. Not too long ago, they got into hot water for an article written about Shonda Rhimes mainly because it referred to the dreaded “angry Black woman” mantra...