The Revolution Will Be Televised: 10 TV Shows to #StayWoke in 2017

One of the many great things about television is its ability and more importantly, its willingness, to quickly address current social and political issues. In recent years, shows like “Scandal” and “Black-ish” for example, stepped out of their usual comfort zone to deliver powerful episodes that spoke to the zeitgeist. The former tackled police brutality […]

Amazon Studios Greenlights Comedic Apocalyptic Limited Series ‘Good Omens’

Read the Press Release: SEATTLE—January 19, 2017—(NASDAQ: AMZN)—Amazon Studios today announced it has greenlit Good Omens, an hour-long limited comedy series based on Neil Gaiman’s (American Gods) and Terry Pratchett’s (Colour of Magic) acclaimed novel of the same name. Set to debut in 2018 on Prime Video, Good Omens is a six part series that […]

BET Networks Announces “MADIBA” Airdates With First Look Image of Laurence Fishburne as Nelson Mandela

Read the Press Release: New York, NY –December 7, 2016 – BET Networks announced today its movie event Madiba, a three-part saga telling the definitive story of Nelson Mandela, that will air February 1st, 8th and 15, 2017. Madiba will be the cornerstone of BET’s Black History Month programming. Emmy award-winning and Oscar-nominated actor, playwright, director, and producer Laurence […]

WATCH: Clips from Last Night’s Episode of TBS’s ‘Full Frontal with Samantha Bee’

In last night’s episode of TBS’s Full Frontal with Samantha Bee, Full Frontal gives its official endorsement for the Presidential election and explores how Hillary Rodham Clinton got here. Samantha has a special guest intern, Sarah Paulson, read excerpts from the Wikileaks hacked Clinton e-mails. In the second part of her trip to Russia, Samantha looks at the potential media landscape if […]

People of Earth

TV Review: ‘People of Earth’ Is a Highly Watchable Comedy With a Fun Premise

TBS has made a strong effort in the past few weeks to get word out on its new series “People of Earth.” The comedy touts an impressive line-up of executive producers: Greg Daniels (“The Office”), Conan O’Brien and Roastmaster General, himself, Jeff Ross. This is also the network’s third venture creating a star out of an ex-“Daily […]