Tag: BET

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Wendy Williams: Hosting Soul Train Awards

Last year she hosted a red carpet special from the Soul Train Awards for Centric and BET, but this year, Wendy Williams is hosting the entire show. On Monday, music legend Dionne Warwick and Tony Cornelius, the son of the ...
TV

Reality Reverends: Oxygen’s “Preachers of Detroit” Features Member of The ...

Oxygen is expanding is successful “Preachers of LA” franchise by expanding to the Motor City. The cable network has formally announced a spin-off, “Preachers of Detroit” that is set to premiere in the winter of 2015. The reality series set ...
TV

T.J. Holmes: Popular Anchor Joins ABC News

TV journalist T.J. Holmes has joined the team at ABC News. The former CNN anchor and BET host made his official debut with ABC on “Good Morning America” on Friday, Sept. 26 doing a voiceover news package about an actress ...
Music

Double Date: Two “R&B Divas” Stars Dropping Music Same Week

Two stars of TV One’s hit reality franchise “R&B Divas” are preparing to release new music on Oct. 28, 2014. “R&B Divas ATL” star Syleena Johnson will unveil her latest album, “Chapter 6: Couples Therapy” via Blakbyrd Music/eOne Entertainment. Led ...
TV

“Wendy” Works: Talk Show Scores Record Ratings

Wendy Williams is back for its sixth season and the show is garnering its highest ratings ever. The nationally syndicated talk show, “The Wendy Williams Show,” scored record ratings for the chat show in the key demographic of women 25 ...
TV

Bishop T.D. Jakes: Readying Two New TV Shows

Bishop T.D. Jakes is gearing up to launch two new TV shows. The renowned mega church pastor and televangelist is preparing to launch a daily syndicated talk show that would premiere some time in 2015. Additionally, Jakes is developing a ...
TV

TV Turnover: Big Changes At “Entertainment Tonight”

There are some major changes happening at “Entertainment Tonight.” The long-running syndicated news magazine series announced in August that anchor Rob Marciano would be exiting the show after just 18 months on the job.  He was replaced by Kevin Frazier, ...
TV

Soft Start: “The Real” Lands Low Ratings

The premiere of “The Real” is off to a slow start. The new ensemble daytime talk show hosted by Loni Love, Tamar Braxton, Tamera Mowry-Housley, Jeannie Mai and Adrienne Bailon earned less-than-stellar ratings with its debut episode. The syndicated chat ...
GospelTV

Golden Boy: “Sunday Best” Crowns Second Male Winner

The finale for season seven of BET’s “Sunday Best” aired on Sunday and the show crowned its second male winner, Geoffrey Golden. The 20-year-old praise and worship leader beat out Candace Benson on the Gospel music competition series. The Cleveland ...
TV

Big Break: “Let’s Stay Together” Coming Back

Good news for the BET sitcom “Let’s Stay Together.”  The Jacque Edmonds Cofer/Queen Latifah-produced show will return on BET thanks to a new tax initiative for film and television productions in Los Angeles. AlwaysAList.com reported on April 29, 2014 that ...