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  • First Look: ‘Cedric’s Barber Battle’ Fades In on April 17 (Watch)

    Apr 10, 15 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment

    *The premiere of “Cedric’s Barber Battle” was pushed back from tonight to next Friday (April 17) at 8 p.m., and the CW has put out a primer for those in the audience who may not be familiar with the unique subculture. (Scroll down to watch.) “The barbershop is one of these places where it’s more […]

  • Cedric the Entertainer Removes Hat to Plug ‘Cedric’s Barber Battle’

    Feb 12, 15 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment

    *The CW has announced April 10 as the premiere date for “Cedric’s Barber Battle,” a new reality competition series where the country’s best barbers will go heads up, while Cedric the Entertainer looks on as the ringmaster. “The barbershop is one of these places where it’s more than just a place for getting your hair cut. […]

  • BET Wins Legal Battle Over Fan’s Facebook Page for ‘The Game’

    Aug 21, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *A Florida federal judge made social media history on Wednesday, determining that the woman who created a Facebook page for TV series The Game can’t establish she owns a property interest in some 6.2 million likes she amassed. Per The Hollywood Reporter: Stacey Mattocks, an insurance agent, is credited with helping to revive the show […]

  • ‘Famous in 12’ Cancelled by CW

    Jul 3, 14 by EURPublisher01 4 Comments

    *How ironic…  A show about a family trying to get famous couldn’t even pull enough viewers each week to stay on the air. The CW network said Wednesday that it has canceled “Famous in 12,” well shy of its planned three-month run. The series, produced by Harvey Levin of TMZ and “The People’s Court,” followed […]

  • Lawsuit Accuses BET of Stealing Facebook Likes for ‘The Game’

    Jun 24, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Last year, an insurance agent named Stacey Mattocks sued Black Entertainment Television for stealing her 6 million Facebook “Likes” for “The Game” – an unprecedented legal maneuver that calls into question the value of that many  “Likes” on the social network. The Hollywood Reporter’s Eriq Gardner reports: The plaintiff had set up a Facebook page for […]

  • Isaiah Washington Talks Returning to TV in ‘The 100’

    Mar 18, 14 by Cherie Saunders Leave a comment

    *Isaiah Washington returns to series television Wednesday in the CW’s new drama “The 100,” set 97 years after a nuclear Armageddon wipes out planet Earth. Four hundred people survived, only because they happened to be  on one of the 12 international space stations at the time. When Wednesday’s pilot begins, we’re already three generations deep […]