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Phylicia Rashad Joins Ava DuVernay Directed CBS Drama ‘For Justice’

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Everybody’s favorite television mother is returning to network television. Phylicia Rashad will star in CBS’s For Justice, which will be directed by Ava DuVernay. The series is based on James Patterson’s novel The Thomas Berryman Number. Rashad plays a FBI agent who works for the...

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...