Posts Tagged Viola Davis

TV Tune-In: ‘black-ish,’ ‘AHS: Freak Show’ Worth Checking Out

ABC’s “Scandal” and “Murder” along with Starz’s “Survivor’s Remorse” are all good TV bets and Viola Davis touches many with her emotional acceptance speech. Plus, see what’s hot (Harper’s Bazaar’s “2014 Women Who Dare” nominees) and not (Ebola ignorance).

TV First Looks: Viola Davis in New ABC Thriller and Lee Daniels’ ‘Empire’

We’ve barely gotten used to the spring weather and are already thinking about the TV goodies slated for the fall and winter. Check out the trailers for Shonda Rhimes’ new ABC series starring Viola Davis and Lee Daniels’ new Fox drama starring Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson. Plus, there’s my watchlist and what’s hot (Maya Rudolph) and what’s not (Lamar “Sal” Sally). Enjoy!

Speculation Ensues Following Solange-Jay Z Fight, Shonda Rhimes Signs New ABC Deal, Watch Clip for New ABC Show ‘Black-ish’ & More

While the world’s still trying to figure out what triggered Solange Knowles to go in on her brother-in-law, Jay Z, we’re reporting good news for ABC: Shonda Rhimes signed a four-year deal with ABC Studios and a new clip of the comedy “Black-ish” starring Anthony Anderson and Tracee Eliss Ross. Plus, there’s my watchlist and what’s hot (new fall shows slated) and not (Donald Sterling’s comments). Enjoy!

Spike Lee’s Film Heads to TV, Terry Crews Joins ‘Millionaire,’ TV One Plans ‘Hollywood Divas’ & More

Here’s a few things that are happening in TV land: Spike Lee and Showtime team to bring his debut movie to the small screen, Terry Crews will replace Cedric the Entertainer as “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire” host and TV One’s new reality show will tell showcase the ups and downs of Hollywood actresses.

Viola Davis Talks Growing Up Poor and Hungry, Nas Rocks ‘The Tonight Show’ & More

There’s plenty of black entertainment news to report today including Viola Davis opening up to Ellen DeGeneres about her rough childhood and Nas having a Monday night jam session with Q-Tip and The Roots. Plus, find out which cancelled VH1 show found a home on Centric and other hot (and not) items.