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    As Zimmerman Verdict Brings Protests, Weinsteins Push 'Fruitvale Station' and BET Special

    The Weinstein Company knows that Saturday's verdict of not guilty for George Zimmerman makes the already well-reviewed and well-attended "Fruitvale Station" all the more relevant. On July 15, TWC will air the special "Fruitvale Station: The Story of Oscar Grant" on BET at 7:30pm ET/PT.

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    Bounce TV Announces First-Ever Renewals and More Launches

    Speaking of the competitive landscape that is the black TV network space (see my earlier post HERE)... Full details via press release below...

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    'Hit the Floor' Renewed For A Second Season By VH1

    'Hit the Floor' Renewed For A Second Season By VH1

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    'Scandal' Is Heading To BET

    As I've said before, regardless of what you might still think of BET, the network is certainly doing what it can to demonstrate a genuine desire to completely shift public perception, given its recent original content push, and aggressive moves to acquire popular content, like this piece of news...

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    'Only Kings Understand Each Other' Part 2 - Jeffrey Wright Is Dr. Narcisse In 'Boardwalk' Trailer

    'Only Kings Understand Each Other' Part 2 - Jeffrey Wright Is Dr. Narcisse In 'Boardwalk' Trailer

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    Only Kings Understand Each Other: New Trailer For 'Boardwalk Empire' Season 4

    Are you ready for another ride down to Atlantic City? This fall, "Boardwalk Empire" is back to deliver a fourth season of old school gangsterism, and a brand new trailer is here to stoke that excitement and make the wait until September all the more difficult.

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    Robert Townsend Will Direct Bill Cosby in 'Far From Finished,' Cosby's First TV Comedy Special In 30 Years

    Bill Cosby turned 75 today, and perhaps to celebrate, he and Comedy Central have announced that the legendary comedian, actor and author will starring in his first television concert special in 30 years, "Far From Finished."

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    Bill Cosby’s 1st TV Concert Special In 30 Years, 'Far From Finished,' Coming To Comedy Central

    Bill Cosby’s 1st TV Concert Special In 30 Years, 'Far From Finished,' Coming To Comedy Central

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    Girl on Fire: Ava DuVernay Tapped To Take Over From Lee Daniels to Direct 'Selma'; Lands 'Scandal' Directing Gig

    Indiewire Influencer Ava DuVernay is everywhere now, a year following her win for Best Director at Sundance last year for "Middle of Nowhere."

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    Interview: Cary Fukunaga Talks HBO's 'True Detective,' Says Child Soldier Film 'Beasts Of No Nation' Coming Next

    It’s been a while since we spoke to Cary Fukunaga but last week at the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival we had the pleasure of catching up with the “Jane Eyre” and “Sin Nombre” director, and he filled us in on his many upcoming projects. Some of these projects had gone so quiet we feared the...

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