Drake Dominates BET Awards With Nine Nominations, Beyoncé, Rihanna Follow With Five Each

New York, NY – BET Networks announced the nominations for the 2016 “BET Awards,” taking place at Microsoft Theater on June 26. This year’s broadcast marks 16 years of spectacular performances, must-see moments, outstanding talent, and exquisite music: from Alicia Keys performing during the Prince Lifetime Achievement Award tribute and Michael Jackson taking the stage […]

PBS To Air Janis Joplin Documentary

The never-before-seen extended film cut of Oscar-nominated director Amy Berg’s American Masters — Janis: Little Girl Blue premieres nationwide May 3 on PBS. The documentary features additional archival performance footage and new interviews with Joplin’s sister Laura Joplin and musicians influenced by Janis: Alecia Moore (a.k.a. Pink), Juliette Lewis, Melissa Etheridge and the film’s narrator […]

Actress, Recording Artist Antonique Smith Joins Cast Of FOX Series “Shots Fired”

New York, NY–Actress and Grammy nominated recording artist Antonique Smith joins the cast of the upcoming FOX police brutality series, “Shots Fired.” Smith joins the already revealed A-list cast; Sanaa Lathan, Helen Hunt, Richard Dreyfus, Stephen Moyer and Tristan Wilds, just to name a few. The Gina Prince-Bythewood and Reggie Rock Bythewoood penned and Brian […]

Starz Releases First Look At Second Season Of “Ash Vs. Evil Dead”

BEVERLY HILLS–Retirement from killing Deadites never looked as good as depicted in the first photo released from the set of the Starz original series “Ash vs Evil Dead.” The show gives viewers a peek into the shenanigans Ash has been up to in Jacksonville. Production began last month in New Zealand on the 10-episode second […]

Winners Announced At Nickelodeon’s 2016 Kids’ Choice Awards

LOS ANGELES–(BusinessWire)–Adele, Jennifer Lawrence, Justin Bieber, Sofia Vergara, Will Ferrell, Amy Poehler, Zendaya, The Voice, SpongeBob SquarePants, Fifth Harmony and more were among those who won coveted orange blimps at Nickelodeon’s 2016 Kids’ Choice Awards Saturday. Hosted by country music superstar and coach on NBC’s The Voice, Blake Shelton, the awards were broadcast from the […]

Nickelodeon Greenlights Legends Of The Hidden Temple Live-Action TV Movie

BURBANK–(Business Wire)–Nickelodeon continues to reinvent its library of ‘90s content for a new generation of audiences with the greenlighting of a live-action TV movie inspired by its iconic game show “Legends of the Hidden Temple.” Drawing from the original game show’s premise of kids competing to retrieve artifacts from a mysterious Mayan temple, the new […]

FOX Series Masterchef Holds Open Casting Calls In San Diego

By Gina Yarbrough SAN DIEGO—Calling all talented cooks! Do you have what it takes to be a masterchef? FOX’s hit cooking competition series, “Masterchef” begins casting for its eighth season Saturday, March 5 in San Diego. “Masterchef” casting team is looking for home cooks from all types of backgrounds who enjoy preparing everything from delightful […]

Lee Majors And Ted Raimi Added To Cast Of STARZ’s Ash vs Evil Dead

BEVERLY HILLS– STARZ announced that Lee Majors (Do You Believe) will play the role of Brock Williams, Ash’s father, and Ted Raimi (“Xena: Warrior Princess,” Spider-Man) will play the role of Ash’s childhood best friend, Chet Kaminski, in the STARZ Original series “Ash vs Evil Dead.” The series was previously renewed for a second season […]

Winners Announced At 47th NAACP Awards

LOS ANGELES–The winners of the 47th NAACP Image Awards were announced tonight during the live broadcast from Pasadena Civic Auditorium which aired on TV One. The two-hour live special was hosted by Anthony Anderson. NAACP Chairwoman Rosyln Brock presented the NAACP Chairman’s Award to Brittany “Bree” Newsome; Justice League NYC; Concerned Student 1950 Collective at the […]

Winners Of The Non-Televised 47th NAACP Image Awards

LOS ANGELES–The winners of the 47th NAACP Image Awards in the non-televised categories were announced during a gala dinner celebration that took place Thursday, February 4, 2016, at the Pasadena Conference Center – the event was hosted by Affion Crockett and Nischelle Turner. Among the talent attending the event were: Aunjanue Ellis, Courtney Kemp, Hudson […]