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    Watch: Jimmy Kimmel Returns With 'Movie The Movie 2V' Featuring Jessica Chastain, Jude Law, Oprah Winfrey & More

    So, the Oscars are over, and you're likely waking up today with a nacho cheese hangover and still wondering why so much of the broadcast was dedicated to "Chicago" and "Dreamgirls." But if you still had any kind of energy left over from the four-hour slog, perhaps you stayed ...

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    Why Hollywood Needs More (Black) Leading Ladies

    Nothing makes you shift in your seat at the cinema more than a brilliantly-acted scene by a leading lady. However, African American actresses with star power are too often relegated to supporting roles. For your viewing pleasure, we’d like to honor the many hard-working, Black leading ladies i...

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    In Addition To 2 New Series, OWN Picks Up Tyler Perry's 'For Better Or Worse,' Orders 3rd Season

    This makes it 3 original series from Tyler Perry that will air on the OWN network.

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    Watch: Oprah Winfrey Teases 2 New Tyler Perry Series - What We Know & What We Still Don't...

    As Tambay reported last month, OWN's first scripted series from Tyler Perry are: a one-hour drama titled The Haves and the Have Nots; and a half-hour comedy series called Love Thy Neighbor, both shows set to debut on May 29, on OWN.

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    New Original Docu-Series 'Blackboard Wars' Premieres March 2 on OWN (Watch Preview)

    More new original series from OWN... this time a 6-episode series that follows the dramatic transformation of New Orleans' John McDonogh High School.

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    Tyler Perry's New OWN Series Loading Up On Casts (John Schneider, Patrice Lovely, Others)

    As you should recall, OWN's first scripted series from Tyler Perry are: a one-hour drama titled The Haves and the Have Nots; and a half-hour comedy series called Love Thy Neighbor, both shows set to debut on May 29, on OWN.

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    Oprah's Interview With Lance Armstrong OWN's Biggest Ratings Champ (Maybe...)

    Oprah Winfrey's much publicized and talked about two-part interview with disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong was the all time ratings hit that OWN expected it to be.

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    Oprah Winfrey Intros New Groundbreaking OWN Docu-Series 'Married To The Army' (Preview)

    Might this be another title to add to the network's fledgling list of hit new shows? Will you be watching? Details below from OWN...

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    Women Created and Centric TV News Roundup - November 1

    With every roundup we do, we get more excited and hopeful for the upcoming crop of future TV shows by and about women. With projects from Jennifer Garner, Shonda Rhimes and Oprah—there is bound to be some interesting and nuanced portrayals of women headed to your TV screen. (We hope)

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    Oprah is Developing an HBO Drama Series About an African-American College President

    Oprah Winfrey has been busy running a network of her OWN (hyuck!), having recently made a deal with entertainment giant Tyler Perry to create the channel's first scripted series. But via her production company Harpo Films, she's also working on a drama series for an outlet well known for the...

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