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Comcast Formally Launches Afro and Cleo, Two New Black-Centric Networks 
March 21, 2019
“I’m excited that this is by us, for us and there’s going to be a lot of great content that reflects our lifestyle,” said Michelle Rice, the general manager at Cleo TV, who joined cast members from various Cleo TV shows, executives from Comcast Afro and others to celebrate the launch of the new channels at the Newseum on Thursday, March 14.  ... read more »
LOS ANGELES RAMS LAUNCH SEASON TWO OF ORIGINAL SERIES “BEHIND THE GRIND” 10-Episode Docuseries Gives an Exclusive Look at the Rams’ Offseason Journey to Defend the NFC Title
March 15, 2019
The Los Angeles Rams announced that their acclaimed original series "Behind the Grind" will return for a second season kicking off this Thursday, March 14 at 6 p.m. PT therams.com/video/behind-the-grind. Each episode will showcase different elements of the team’s preparation for the 2019 season when they will return to the field to build on last year’s success and continue to chase the dream. The series also will give fans a behind-the-scenes glimpse into the lives of Rams players, coaches and staff. ... read more »
MASTERCHEF JUNIOR Casting in Los Angeles!
FOX’s MASTERCHEF JUNIOR is coming to Los Angeles on March 16th in search for talented young cooks from all types of backgrounds and with a range of cooking styles. Home cooks must be at least 8 years old as of April 1st, 2019. ... read more / view event »
For Jussie Smollett, One Story Equals 16 Felony Counts
March 14, 2019
News that a grand jury had indicted ``Empire'' actor Jussie Smollett for allegedly lying to Chicago police about being attacked by two masked men may not have made much of a splash except for one thing: The lone felony count that Smollett had been arrested on last month had turned into 16. ... read more »
The 50th NAACP Image Awards Nominees Luncheon
March 14, 2019
The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) hosted its 50th NAACP Image Awards Nominees Luncheon this past Saturday at the Loews Hollywood Hotel. The celebration comes weeks before the anticipated 50th NAACP Image Awards. ... read more »
Reggie Rutherford, Veteran Operations and Stage manager, dies at 66
March 14, 2019
Reggie Rutherford, veteran Operations and Stage manager for numerous television shows, died March 10 in Los Angeles, CA.  The 66-year old Rutherford, passed away following years of various health issues, including sleep apnea, according to surviving family members. ... read more »
Anthony Anderson Returns as Host for 50th NAACP Image Awards
March 7, 2019
Two-Hour Live TV Special to Air on TV ONE Saturday, March 30, 2019 ... read more »
Emmy Winner Sterling K. Brown To Receive 2019 Nab Television Chairman’s Award
March 7, 2019
“This Is Us” and “Black Panther” star Sterling K. Brown will receive the NAB Television Chairman’s Award during the NAB: We Are Broadcasters Celebration on Tuesday, April 9 at the 2019 NAB Show in Las Vegas. The award honors individuals for significant achievements in television. ... read more »
2019 Oscars: Black Filmmakers Win Big 
February 28, 2019
The 2019 Academy Awards have come to an end and #BlackGirlMagic and #BlackBoyJoy were in full effect as some of our favorites walked away with statuettes, some after a 30-year uphill climb.  ... read more »
Oprah Winfrey to Interview Michael Jackson Accusers in Post-Film Special
February 27, 2019
LOS ANGELES (AP) — An Oprah Winfrey interview with two men who say Michael Jackson sexually abused them as boys will air immediately after a documentary on the men. ... read more »
Upcoming TV One Drama ‘Loved to Death’ Explores the Deadly Pursuit of Love
February 27, 2019
Recently, TV One showcased the screening of their upcoming crime-drama “Loved to Death” starring actors Malinda Williams, MC Lyte, Tobias Truvillion, and McKinley Freeman at the 27thAnnual Pan African Film & Arts Festival held at the Cinemark BHC Theater. Directed by Lee Davis, the film trails the story of Malinda Williams’ character that believes she’s found true love with the right man but ignores warnings from her family about her former lover. ... read more »
WATCH: Spike Lee’s Oscar Acceptance Speech, Donald Trump Tweet Attacks Lee for Speech
February 25, 2019
Spike Lee must have struck a nerve with Donald Trump last night. As the current president prepares to meet with the North Korean president he took a little time before his departure to let us know how he felt about Spike Lee’s speech. ... read more / watch video »
R. Kelly’s Bond Set at 1 Million, European Concerts in Doubt After New Charges
February 23, 2019
Courtesy Photo- R Kelly turning himself in to Chicago Police department and mug shot. A judge on Saturday gave R. Kelly a chance to go free while the R&B star awaits trial on charges that he sexually abused four people, ... read more »
SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE Open Call Auditions in Los Angeles – 2/23
Auditions for the 16th season of SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE will take place on Saturday, Feb. 23 at BBC Highland Studios. Please let me know if you’d like to come out and cover or send out a crew for b-roll and to interview executive producer Jeff Thacker, All-Star Robert Roldan and auditioners on line for Season 16! ... read more / view event »
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