| Jan 9, 2014
| 12:40 PM
"Lee Daniels 'The Butler," "12 Years A Slave" and the ABC drama "Scandal" were among the top nominees for the 45th NAACP Image Awards, which celebrate the accomplishments of people of color in film, TV, music and literature.
Both films were nominated...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 2:58 PM
BET's first original scripted drama, "Being Mary Jane," may be a solid performer for the network, but its initial ratings have not been encouraging.
The second episode of the series, which stars Gabrielle Union as a successful cable news personality...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Tia Mowry-Hardrict, Sheryl Lee Ralph, and Michael Boatman have joined the Nickelodeon family to star in NickMom’s first scripted comedy, "Instant Mom." Premiering Sunday, this Mom-centric, primetime program is built around Tia Mowry-Hardrict’s...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 2:25 PM
"Being Mary Jane," BET's first original scripted drama, ended its freshman season with a victory: It's been officially been renewed for a second season.
The drama, which stars Gabrielle Union as a successful cable news personality who has a messy family...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 10:00 AM
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| Mar 30, 2012
| 4:00 AM
With WrestleMania right around the corner, fans are voicing their thoughts and predictions to their friends and to the world through social media.
Ring Post bloggers Arda Ocal and Adam Testa have taken the time to share their thoughts on the winners...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 11:41 AM
BET has announced a new slate of unscripted series that executives say will showcase stories of revival, redemption and second chances.
The description of the show indicates that the network is focused on providing a more positive spin on African...
| May 24, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Fox and "American Idol" are losing their secret weapon now that reality TV chief Mike Darnell is ambling out the door in his snakeskin cowboy boots.
TV professionals, filing out of town for the Memorial Day weekend, let out a collective gasp Friday with...
| May 24, 2013
| 4:41 PM
"Girls," HBO's critically acclaimed and controversial comedy series about the lives of twentysomethings in Brooklyn, tackles a number of issues with brutal frankness and sometimes uncomfortable realism. Sex is one of those issues, and the show has...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 5:00 AM
BET is having a very good week. On Sunday its annual awards ceremony blew out the Nokia Theatre and Tuesday night the network premieres "Being Mary Jane," a movie-length pilot for its first scripted series, which will debut in January.
| Jan 11, 2012
BET last January was the envy of the TV cable world. The network targeted to African American viewers had nabbed record ratings for the debut of "The Game," the comedy about the women behind the players on a fictional San Diego football team....