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  • Centric to be Rebranded as Premiere Network for Black Women

    Apr 12, 14 by Deron Dalton 4 Comments


    *BET‘s spinoff channel has definitely evolved over the years. Centric is no stranger to rebranding itself… even before it was Centric. The channel was formerly designated as a spinoff for BET’s jazz programming — known as BET on Jazz, BET Jazz, and BET J before becoming Centric. Now the channel is rebranding itself again to be known as the premiere […]

  • Latifah’s Flavor Unit Behind Philly Drama ‘Brotherly Love’

    Nov 13, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Queen Latifah‘s Flavor Unit shingle is releasing “Brotherly Love,” a drama set in the City of Brotherly Love, according to Deadline.com. In West Philadelphia, born-and-raised basketball star Sergio Taylor (Eric D. Hill Jr.) deals with the early pressures of fame. Alongside older brother June (Cory Hardrict), who lost his own hoop dreams to the streets […]

  • Talent Agency CAA Signs Queen Latifah

    Oct 15, 13 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment


    *Queen Latifah continues to make power moves in Hollywood. Deadline.com is reporting that she has signed with CAA for representation following a long stint with WME. The musician, Oscar-nominated actress, label president and author just recently launched her new daytime talker, “The Queen Latifah Show.” Latifah is producing it through her Flavor Unit Entertainment production […]

  • Netflix Gets Exclusive with Queen Latifah’s Flavor Unit

    Feb 5, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Netflix, Inc. and Flavor Unit Entertainment, the production company owned by Queen Latifah and Shakim Compere, today announced an exclusive licensing agreement for movies in the U.S., reports Deadline.com. In the first-look deal, Netflix will have its pick of movies that will debut on the world’s leading Internet television subscription service shortly after their theatrical […]

  • Nelly Joins Queen Latifah’s New CW Show ‘The Next’

    Jun 4, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Rapper Nelly will join singer Joe Jonas as the final two celebrity mentors to join The CW’s upcoming singing competition series “The Next: Fame is at Your Doorstep,” from executive producer Queen Latifah, along with executive producers Dave Broome (“The Biggest Loser”) and Shakim Compere. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] Formerly titled “The Star Next […]

  • Latifah’s ‘Star Next Door’ Coming to CW This Summer

    Mar 6, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Queen Latifah is bringing yet another talent competition show to television. The CW has given a series order to “The Star Next Door,” which will feature mentors including Latifah, Gloria Estefan and John Rich traveling across the country looking for the best and brightest to compete and represent their home towns when they face-off in […]