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TV

More Drama: Is “Saints & Sinners” Returning On Bounce TV?

Bounce TV has announced that it has renewed its highest-rated show, “Saints & Sinners” for a second season. The urban cable network’s first-ever scripted drama pulled in 1.3 million viewers across two airings when it debuted on Sunday, March 6. ...
Movies

Deal Done: Love Story About The Obama’s Lands A Studio

The film “Southside With You” has been acquired by Miramax and Roadside Attractions for North American rights, AlwaysAList.com has confirmed. The movie chronicles the first date of future President of the United States, Barack Obama and Michelle Robinson based on ...
Books

Second Act: Christian Keyes Releases Sexy Sophomore Novel

Actor Christian Keyes is back with the follow-up his 2015 literary debut, “Ladies Night.” In time for Valentine’s Day, the Detroit-bred author has released “Dr. Feelgood.”  The tome is his second book for Urban Renaissance/Kensington Books. “This was initially a script ...
Movies

Made For TV: Miki Howard Movie Coming To TV One

R&B veteran Miki Howard will have her story depicted in a made-for-TV movie set to air on TV One for Black Music Month. According to ABC News Radio correspondent Karu F. Daniels, the film with the working title “Unsung: The ...
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Digital Diva: Andrea Lewis Redefines “Black Actress”

If you don’t like the options offered in your industry, well create a project that suits yourself! That’s what actress Andrea Lewis did. She made her debut as a young star in movies like “Down in the Delta” and “Livin’ ...
Theater

Word Play: Vanessa Bell Calloway Brings Zora Neale Hurston Show ...

Actress Vanessa Bell Calloway will play her one-woman show about prolific writer Zora Neale Hurston on the East Coast. “Letters From Zora,” the play Calloway first played at the Pasadena Playhouse in Pasadena, Calif., will run from Oct. 9 – ...
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Move To Manhattan: American Black Film Festival Drove Into NYC ...

Film Life’s 18th Annual American Black Film Festival (ABFF) concluded on Sunday, June 22 after five days of film screenings, industry panels, celebrity interviews, master classes, talent showcases, symposiums, and soirees presented by its corporate sponsors. This year the festival, ...
Theater

Audra McDonald: Marvels As Billie Holliday In “Lady Day at ...

Want know why Audra McDonald is the most-celebrate performer in Tony Awards history? Well, just go see “Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill” and you will understand why! The six-time Tony Award winner is transfixing as Billie Holliday in ...
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Hot Shots: Columbus Short, Essence Atkins, Keith Sweat, Monica, Jackée, ...

This past weekend, celebrities like “Scandal” star Columbus Short, “A Haunted House” star Essence Atkins, gospel stars Mary Mary, OWN Network host Lisa Ling, comedienne Cocoa Brown of Tyler Perry’s “For Better or Worse,” and actress/talk show host Rolonda Watts, ...
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Vanessa Bell Calloway: Cable Has “Opened Doors” For Actors

Veteran actress Vanessa Bell Calloway believes cable has become the platform that has helped actors survive! Calloway, who has appeared on cable series like “Dexter,” “HawthoRNe and “Let’s Stay Together” in recent years, is returning for a third season on ...