There’s a lot happening: “Ray Donovan’s” latest cast addition, Lupita Nyong’o stunning magazine cover, Tyler Perry filling Oprah’s shoes–sort of–and Kandi Burruss sharing her woes on “The View.” Keep reading to get the deets from my black entertainment roundup.
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You may not have delved into “The Mindy Project” yet. Many viewers are reluctant to invest time in first season shows which might get cancelled. Fortunately, the comedy was renewed… More
BALTIMORE (AP) — Robert Chew, who played Proposition Joe on the HBO series “The Wire,” has died. He was 52. His sister, Clarice Chew, said he suffered a heart attack… More
It’s late 1957 when BBC America’s critically acclaimed drama”The Hour” returns for a second season on Wednesday, Nov. 28, and not all is well in the world, nor the newsroom…. More
The high drama of this political season has been echoed by episodic TV this season. If candidates in real life are often criticized for playing roles and relying on scripts, these TV shows’ pretend politicos make no bones about it.
In what Grantland claims is the first time a sitting president has ever been a guest on a podcast, President Obama appeared on “The B.S. Report,” the podcast hosted by… More
By Kimberly Potts LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Here’s the dilemma about Sunday night’s “Breaking Bad” season finale: We can’t wait to see it. But once we do, we won’t get… More
By Jill Serjeany LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – If you thought BBC America was all about time-traveling doctors and men behaving badly in cars, get ready to adjust your TV set…. More
By SARAH BRUMFIELD, Associated Press BALTIMORE — A woman who played a Baltimore drug gang assassin in HBO’s “The Wire” is expected to enter a guilty plea in a drug… More
BALTIMORE – A woman who played a Baltimore drug gang assassin in HBO’s “The Wire” has pleaded not guilty to conspiring to sell heroin. Felicia “Snoop” Pearson entered the plea… More