Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Television

  • Shadow and Act
    1 comment
    tweet
    7
  • Shadow and Act
    85 comments
    tweet
    34

    S. Epatha Merkerson To Host New TV One Series, "Find Our Missing" (Searching For Missing Black Americans)

    It's become something of a running joke... the differences in how cases in which whites go missing are handled by law enforcers and the media, versus similar cases in which blacks (and other minority groups) are the victims.

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    4 comments
    tweet
    6

    "Oprah's Next Chapter" Looks Like A Hit For Struggling OWN

    It was just this past Sunday that Oprah confessed that her OWN cable channel has been a disappointment ratings-wise. But things might possibly be looking up, now that her new show on the network, Oprah's Next Chapter, looks to be a genuine hit.

    Read More »
    MORE: Television
  • Shadow and Act
    5 comments
    tweet
    2

    Tessa Thompson Will Play A Vengeful Doctor's Wife In 19th Century America In BBC America's 1st Original Scripted Series

    Tessa Thompson will co-star alongside British actor Tom Weston-Jones, and German actress Franka Potente in BBC America's first original scripted series, a drama titled Copper.

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    13 comments
    tweet
    1

    What Black Celebrity Sold Out To Appear On "Celebrity Apprentice"?

    Back in May I wrote an item for S&A "Should Black Celebrities Boycott Celebrity Apprentice?' " (HERE) in which I asked should black celebrities appear on the show after fake billionaire and twice bankrupted con man Donald Trump ran his obviously phony and blantantly racist pre...

    Read More »
    MORE: Television
  • Leonard Maltin
    1 comment
    tweet
    2

    Acorn TV Expands Streaming Service

    Guest Review by Darwyn Carson - Good news all! Acorn Media Group, the first company to provide live streaming of the best in classic and contemporary British television, recently expanded the service, which launched in July of 2011 with a roster of six series and 40 hours of programming online at an...

    Read More »
  • Shadow and Act
    2 comments
    tweet
    7

    PBS Independent Lens Series To Re-Broadcast "Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai" This Month

    We've written about her a number of times on S&A, so some may be familiar already.

    Read More »
    MORE: Television
  • Shadow and Act
    10 comments
    tweet
    5

    New Season Of TV One's Acclaimed "Unsung" Series Premieres Tonight With Vesta Williams Portrait

    A brand new season of TV One's acclaimed series Unsung (maybe one of the best programs in their lineup) debuts tonight with Vesta Williams as its focus.

    Read More »
    MORE: Television
  • Shadow and Act
    6 comments
    tweet
    0

    Oprah Admits Things Haven't Gone As Planned On OWN

    O.K. so obviously this isn't the most important news story of the day and it doesn't reveal anything that anyone doesn't know already, but, for the record, Oprah Winfrey admitted, in an interview yesterday, that things haven't gone as well as she hoped for her network ...

    Read More »
    MORE: Television
  • Shadow and Act
    1 comment
    tweet
    10

    New "Blade" Anime Series (Voiced By Harold Perrineau) Gets Official Promo Teaser

    That new Marvel Blade anime series we told you about several months back will premiere on the G4 channel (for those with cable TV) on Friday, January 13th at 11 pm ET/PT, and will be followed by another 11 successive half-hour episodes every week thereafter.

    Read More »
    MORE: Television

Recent Posts


  • Force MajeureReview: Smart And Bracing Cannes Winner ...The Playlist
  • Academy Documentary Branch Reveals Short ...Thompson on Hollywood
  • Trash"Stephen Daldry’s Brazilian Answer To ...The Playlist