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*This month, Centric will premiere its new talent show “Apollo Live,” an update of the “Amateur Night” portion of the syndicated “Showtime at the Apollo” series – where the audience is encouraged to boo an act that’s not on point. Filmed inside of the world famous Apollo Theater in Harlem, “Apollo Live” will give its … Continue reading Jamie Foxx on ‘Rebooting the Apollo’ for Centric’s ‘Apollo Live’
*It’s been a long time since anyone has been discovered on “Showtime at the Apollo.” The opportunity may be returning soon as the show is coming back, but this time on BET. The network is finalizing a deal for a pilot to be produced by Jamie Foxx and the show’s original executive director, Don Weiner. … Continue reading Jamie Foxx to Produce ‘Showtime at the Apollo’ for BET
*You know Mo’Nique, don’t you? Sure you do! You groaned at her role in “Soul Plane” and when she hosted “Showtime at the Apollo” you said, “She aight, but Steve Harvey was better.” It took you damn near 2 years before you would admit “The Parkers” was funny. You hated and hated and now that … Continue reading Do You Know Mo’Nique?: Our Lee Bailey gives props to a EURweb favorite.