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Headlines with Sybil Wilkes: Talking Politics With Guy Torry, Sherri ...

I joined my former “Tom Joyner Morning Show” colleague Sybil Wilkes for her daily streaming “Headlines” show to talk about Kamala Harris being named Joe Biden’s Vice Presidential Candidate for President of the United States. I came on during the ...
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End Of An Era: The Tom Joyner Morning Show Signs ...

The Tom Joyner Morning Show ended today after 25 years. I spent 6 years on that show as an on-air talent; sailed on a dozen of his cruises; road in a parade with Tom Joyner at his Tom Joyner Family ...
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The Fab Five: Tom Joyner Taps 5 Comics To Replace ...

The Tom Joyner Morning Show will use five rotating comedians to replace the departing J. Anthony Brown. AlwaysAList.com exclusively reported that Brown departed the nationally syndicated radio show after 20 years on Nov. 28. [Read: Signing Off: J. Anthony Brown ...
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Final Chapter: Has OWN Canceled “Raising Whitley?”

On the heels of the Wall Street Journal announcing that Oprah Winfrey’s OWN Network is the “most-watched network for African-American women,” the channel has decided to cancel a series considered one of the three shows that, in the words of ...
Theater

The Winner Is: Kym Whitley To Host NAACP Theatre Awards

Comedienne Kym Whitley has been tapped to host the 24th Annual NAACP Theatre Awards. The star of OWN Network’s “Raising Whitley” and ABC Family’s “Young & Hungry” will oversee the ceremony on Monday, Nov. 17. The 24th Annual NAACP Theatre ...
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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 ...
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Family Matters: Flex Alexander & Shanice Get OWN Series

Actor Flex Alexander and his wife, R&B/Pop singer Shanice are starring in a reality series for Oprah Winfrey’s OWN Network. Their show, “Flex & Shanice” will premiere as a primetime special on Saturday, May 31 at 10pm. The one-hour sneak ...
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Second Act: OWN Orders More “Raising Whitley”

Get ready for more “Raising Whitley” on the OWN Network. The Oprah Winfrey-owned cable channel has ordered a second season of the hit reality series. “Raising Whitley” chronicles the journey of actress/comedienne Kym Whitley as a first-time mom who adopted ...
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Split Apart: Has BET Canceled “Let’s Stay Together?”

Has BET’s “Let’s Stay Together” being canceled? During their recent upfront presentation to advertisers last Thursday in New York, the Jacque Edmonds Cofer/Queen Latifah-produced sitcom was not mentioned among the shows returning on BET’s programming lineup. “Let’s Stay Together” is ...
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Kym Whitley: Hosting Holiday Special For OWN

Comedienne Kym Whitley and her cast of characters from OWN Network’s “Raising Whitley” are hosting a holiday special for the network. “Raising Whitley: Ho, Ho, Home For The Holidays” will premiere on Saturday, Nov. 23 at 8pm and feature Whitley, ...