Tag Archives: television

  • Trending Fall TV: 3 Shows You Have to Watch

    Sep 7, 14 by Daniel T 3 Comments

    *There hasn’t been this much buzz about black TV shows since Denise left the Cosbys for “A Different World.” African Americans watch 36 percent more television than any other group, and TV execs are finally paying attention to what black audiences want. This fall there are a bunch of shows you don’t want to miss, […]

  • Steven Ivory: When TV Went Off

    Aug 26, 14 by blueolive Comments Off

    *During his 1978 soul classic, “’Cause I Love You,” singer Lenny Williams, narrating one of the most dramatic R&B monologues known to man, wearily says that to take his mind off the woman with whom he is desperately in love, he busied himself at home with all sorts of activities, including watching television “until TV […]

  • The Rock Cast for New HBO Series

    Mar 21, 14 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

     *Fine a** Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson hit it big at the box office  last year with “Pain & Gain,” which co-stars Mark Wahlberg. And now the two are back at it, but this time for a half-hour dramedy pilot set for HBO. Centered around a group of retired athletes living in Miami, the series will […]

  • Kym Whitley Talks Raising Joshua and a Career in Reality TV

    Jan 3, 14 by Brittney M. Walker 1 Comment

    *Raising a child God dropped in her lap suddenly has changed the way Kym Whitley looks at life, love, and family forever. The comedienne is the star of new OWN docu-series, “Raising Whitley,” where she and her menagerie of friends band together to raise a baby. When Kym signed up to mentor a troubled young […]

  • TV’s Fascination With Former Show Reboots … Logic Good? Survey Says ‘No!’

    Nov 17, 13 by Brainuser1 2 Comments

    *Ah man. When we heard Blair Underwood was going to star in a new version of the old series, “Ironside,” we were so happy that we considered calling a staff meeting to celebrate. Good thing we didn’t, because the show was dropped after only four episodes in. TV execs have been busy behind the scenes […]

  • Centric TV Recruits LeToya Luckett for ‘CultureList’

    Jul 20, 13 by Brittney M. Walker 1 Comment

    *LeToya Luckett’s got a new gig with Centric. The singer is set the host  new of the half-hour series, “CultureList.” Scheduled to debut this weekend, the new season is supposed to be huge with exclusive celebrity interviews with some of entertainment’s most popular celebrities. And on Sunday, July 21st at 11 p.m., you’ve got to […]