Friday, November 28, 2014
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‘The Queen Latifah Show’ Cancelled
Written by Kenneth D. Miller, Assistant Managing Editor 28 November 2014
Queen Latifah  Despite Loyal Audience Final Episode Airs in March 2015 The predominantly white daytime talk show circuit will become a bit whiter after Sony announced cancellation of “The Queen ... read more >>
Adult Swim airs new cartoon series Mike Tyson Mysteries
Written by Shonassee Shaver 13 November 2014
Meet the team, from (l to r) Yung Hee Tyson, Ghost of the Marquess of Queensberry, Mike Tyson and Pigeon. (Photo Courtesy Adult Swim) Put an alcoholic pigeon, a Korean daughter, a ghost and former heavy­weight ... read more >>
Sherri Shepherd lands new role on hit comedy ‘The Soul Man’
Written by Shonassee Shaver 13 November 2014
Sherri Shepherd has landed herself a new gig. After being let go as co-host on popular daytime talk show “The View,” Shepherd is returning to her roots with a new role on TV Land’s “The Soul ... read more >>
Keith David joins “Community” for Season 6
Written by Shonassee Shaver 13 November 2014
Veteran actor Keith David will join the cast of NBC’s comedy “Community” for the sixth season. David who recently starred in canceled series “Enlisted” will play Elroy Patashnik, a retired ... read more >>
BET Keeps The Laughs Coming Cast members discussed season three’s new celebrity faces and comedic punch lines
Written by Amen Oyiboke 06 November 2014
Season three of BET’s sitcom “Real Hus­bands of Hollywood” is well on its way and the show ratings continue to make it one of the most popular shows on BET. The “fakest reality show” last ... read more >>
Black Dynamite Rebirths the Blaxploitation era in its second season on Adult Swim
Written by Shonassee Shaver 06 November 2014
  Black Dynamite crew (left to right) Cream Corn, Black Dynamite, Honeybee and Bullhorn. Photo Courtesy Adult Swim Animation series Black Dynamite is back for their second season on Adult Swim. Premiering ... read more >>
VIDEO: Tyler Perry's "If Loving You Is Wrong" Cast
Written by Zon D'Amour, Contributing Writer 24 September 2014
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‘So You Think You Can Dance?’ Narrows Things Down to the Top 20
Written by Princess Manasseh Sentinel Staff Writer Amen Oyiboke Sentinel Intern 03 July 2014
ON TOP: These dancers from all across America have brought their “A” game week after week, now they make up the 20 best left in FOX’s reality dancing competition.    Superstar dancer tWitch ... read more >>
Lance Gross Navigates Danger and Opportunity in New Series ‘Crisis’
Written by Princess Manasseh 20 March 2014
RELENTLESS: Lance Gross plays rookie Secret Service Agent Marcus Finely who won’t quit until the job is done in the new NBC drama “Crisis” Courtesy Photo  NBC releases New Drama starring Actor ... read more >>
Photos: Exclusive Interview with Black & Sexy TV Cast Members
Written by Brian W. Carter, Sentinel Staff Writer, Nicole Williams, Sentinel Contributing Writer, Princess Manasseh, Sentinel Contributing Writer 20 February 2014
Creators of Black & Sexy TV (left to right): Brian Ali-Harding, Jeanine Daniels, Dennis Dortch and Numa Perrier.  Photo By Brian Carter  Cast members of Black & Sexy TV socialize ... read more >>
Photos: Black Love in Television
Written by Brian W. Carter (Staff Writer) 16 February 2014
We take a look at 10 of the most memorable African American couples that have shown us the beauty of Black Love over the years. Television over the years has given us some unforgettable Black couples ... read more >>
Falling in Love With Black & Sexy TV
Written by Princess Manasseh, Sentinel Contributing Writer, Nicole Williams, Sentinel Contributing Writer & Brian Carter, Sentinel Staff Writer 13 February 2014
BLACK & SEXY: Cast and crew of Black & Sexy TV channel unites for the first time to speak about their shows, Black Love and more Photo By Brian W. Carter Hit web channel reaches new heights Imagine ... read more >>
VIDEO: Being Mary Jane Premiere
Written by Princess Manasseh 03 January 2014
NXtLct10cFU Actress Gabrielle Union and Comedian Affion Crockett talk BET drama Being Mary Jane  Affion Crockett dishes on Black professional women Having a shortage of Black men   watch video >>
Being Mary Jane Premiere Lands in North Hollywood
Written by Princess Manasseh 31 December 2013
WINTER WHITE: Gabrielle Union Stuns in White Jumpsuit at the “Being Mary Jane” Premiere Screening in Los Angeles on December 16, 2013 Photo Courtesy of BET BET tries something new with a breakout ... read more >>
Peggi Blu - "Vocal Coach from Hell" American Idol Vocal Coach Peggi Blu Wears New “HATT”
Written by Larry Buford Sentinel Contributing Writer 06 November 2013
Music Editor Shirley Halperin exclaimed, “Someone give this woman her own show!” (Billboard, 2/24/11). She was speaking of Peggi Blu, dubbed the “Vocal Coach from Hell” on the hit show American ... read more >>
"Instant Mom"
Written by Princess Manasseh Sentinel Intern 03 October 2013
    Photo: Courtesy of Nickelodeon  New Black Comedy Comes to Nickelodeon Sunday the 30th Nickelodeon premiered its new live-action family sitcom “Instant Mom.”  The show features an all ... read more >>
Don’t Call it A Come Back…Late Night’s Prodigal Son Returns
Written by Ed Rice, III Sentinel Contributing Writer 19 September 2013
  Like a familiar friend that stayed away too long, Arsenio Hall’s return to late night was welcomed with open arms September 9. America and the rest of the entertainment world showed up for the ... read more >>
Queen Latifah Set to Host New Talk Show
Written by Special to the NNPA from the Insight News 03 September 2013
    WILL AND JADA SMITH EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS She’s conquered hip-hop, Hollywood and Broadway; but now Queen Latifah is out to conquer daytime television with a new talk show.”The Queen Latifah ... read more >>
Tamar Braxton Stars in “The Real” Exhale
Written by Associated Press 15 August 2013
Five women sitting around talking has become a TV staple. Five women talking, each of whom is either black, Asian or Latino, is something different. It's the approach tested by two shows: "The Real," ... read more >>
Wendy Williams to Host R& B Divias LA
Written by sentinel News Service generalinfo@lasentinel.net 15 August 2013
Following the explosive debut season of TV One’s R&B Divas LA, the ladies are back together and dishing on the experience with television host, actress and author Wendy Williams. Williams will ... read more >>
Tick Toks! Toks Olagundoye, “The Neighbors” Interview
Written by Kam Williams
Sentinel Contributing Writer 06 December 2012
    Born in Lagos, Toks Olagundoye was raised not only in Nigeria but also in Switzerland and England. The exotic Nigerian-Norwegian beauty moved to the United States to attend Smith College where ... read more >>
John Legend sells sitcom based on his life
Written by Sentinel News Service 06 December 2012
  John Legend is taking his talents to the world of television comedy. The nine-time Grammy winning singer-songwriter has just sold an untitled sitcom based on his life.   According to Deadline, ... read more >>
Spike Lee’s “Bad 25″ makes Thanksgiving TV debut on ABC
Written by Sentinel News Service 21 November 2012
  This year marks the 25th anniversary of the release of Michael Jackson’s album Bad, his 1987 follow-up to the 1982 mega-smash Thriller. Bad was another critical, artistic and financial triumph ... read more >>
The Africa Channel to Air Highlights from the 7th Annual "Taste of Soul" Family Festival
Written by Sentinel News Service 21 November 2012
Special to Premiere Thursday, November 22 at 7:00pm PST with Repeat Broadcasts Planned   The Africa Channel will air highlights from the 7th Annual "Taste of Soul" Family Festival on Thursday, November ... read more >>
Kareem Abdul – Jabbar and hip hop legend Chuck D pair for “Iconoclasts”
Written by Sentinel News Service 26 October 2012
  SUNDANCE CHANNEL AND GREY GOOSE ENTERTAINMENT® ANNOUNCE NBA ALL STAR KAREEM ABDUL-JABBAR AND HIP HOP LEGEND CHUCK D AS THE FINAL PAIRING FOR SEASON SIX OF ICONOCLASTS Finale Episode of the Ground-Breaking ... read more >>

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