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  • Wendy Williams to Host Soul Train Awards in Nov. (Watch the Reveal)

    Oct 6, 14 by EURPublisher01 6 Comments


    *Wendy Williams revealed on her talk show Monday that she will host the 2014 Soul Train Awards in November. Don Cornelius’s son Tony Cornelius and Dionne Warwick were on hand at “Wendy” to make the announcement. “My dad always thought highly of you. He always thought you were aggressive and you could make it happen. […]

  • News Anchor T.J. Holmes, Formerly of CNN and BET, Joins ABC (Video)

    Oct 1, 14 by Deron Dalton 9 Comments


    *T.J. Holmes is officially part of the ABC News family after garnering popularity on CNN and hosting his own show on BET, “Don’t Sleep.” Holmes’ first day on the job was Friday, Sept. 26 on “Good Morning America.” But his face wasn’t seen. He did a voiceover for a story about an actress hiding out […]

  • The Film Strip: Riveting ‘Beyond the Lights’ Opens Urbanworld Film Festival

    Sep 18, 14 by Marie Moore Leave a comment


    The Urbanworld Film Festival presented by BET Networks with founding sponsor HBO announced it 2014 Festival slate. The nation’s largest competitive multicultural film festival will take starting today, September 18-21, 2014 at Manhattan’s AMC Loews 34th Street venue , and various other locations in New York. The festival will screen over 70 films, including 12 world premieres. […]

  • BET Programming President Loretha Jones Steps Down

    Sep 8, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *Loretha Jones is leaving BET Networks after a six-year run as President of Original Programming, during which she oversaw original programming, news, development, planning and acquisitions. According to Deadline.com, Jones announced her departure on Friday, Sept. 5, but it had been rumored for a while. The day prior, BET announced the appointment of Pete Danielsen […]

  • Drake Leads BET Hip Hop Awards Noms; Snoop Back as Host

    Sep 4, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Snoop Dogg will be back in Atlanta next month to host the BET Hip Hop Awards, which has Drake as the frontrunner with eight nods, including Lyricist of the Year, Hustler of the Year and The People’s Champ. Jay Z, Future and Pharrell each received six nods apiece, while Nicki Minaj, Rich Homie Quan and […]

  • Catch Centric TVs New Docuseries ‘Being’ (Watch)

    Sep 2, 14 by FahniaThomas Leave a comment


    *If you’re looking for something to do this weekend, check out Centric TVs new documentary series, “Being.” The show highlights music and entertainment’s most dynamic figures, through exclusive photos, videos, and one on one interviews. EUR caught up with some of the featured stars to talk about the revealing stories. EUR: What sets “Being” apart from […]