OWN's "Love in the City" cast. (Photo: OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network)

Boris Kodjoe Lands Another TV Gig, OWN’S ‘Love in the City’ Premiere Date, ‘Boondocks’ Creator Not Returning & More

The workweek may have ended but the happenings in black entertainment haven’t. Read more about Boris Kodjoe getting another television show, OWN’s new reality dubbed the multicultural “Sex and the City” and Aaron McGruder’s next plans. Also, check out my weekend watchlist and what’s hot and what’s not.

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TV to Si: Fireworks on the ‘The Real Housewives of Miami’, Nadine Velazquez Guest Stars on ‘Real Husbands of Hollywood’

Happy Tuesday chicos! It’s not even lunchtime yet but I’m already anxious for it to be 5pm so I can go home and relax. I hate missing out on the daytime talk shows but they’re always waiting for me on the DVR or I find them on Xfinity On Demand.

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Who Is The Sexiest Man On TV?

The People Magazine has spoken, and Ryan Reynolds (‘Green Lantern’) is the Sexiest Man Alive for 2010. Yet you need not look far down their list at all to find a bevy of buff TV personalities. Scoring spots among People‘s Top 100 sexiest dudes were both ‘Vampire Diaries‘ bloodsuckers (Ian Somerhalder and Paul Wesley), three […]

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Users Speak: Why Did ‘Undercovers’ Miss Its Mark?

It was one of the most hyped new pilots of the fall season. A lighthearted J.J. Abrams-helmed spy drama with two attractive leads — what could possibly go wrong? After premiering to a paltry (by network standards) 8.6 million viewers, ‘Undercovers‘ continued to decline in ratings week over week. Yesterday NBC gave it the axe. […]

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‘Undercovers’ Boss Apologizes: An Attractive Cast Wasn’t Available

Point out to the executive producers of NBC’s ‘Undercovers’ (premiering Wednesday, Sept. 22, at 8/7c) that their two leads are kinda sorta, you know, lacking in the looks department, and you’ll hit a sore spot. “We tried finding better-looking people, but they weren’t unavailable,” J.J. Abrams (‘Alias’) tells Fancast, following our sarcasm-laced lead. Adds Josh […]

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First Look, Two Takes: Early Intel On J.J. Abrams’ ‘Undercovers’

As the fall TV season nears, it’s time to get a feel for the fresh fare coming our way. In Fancast’s First Look, Two Takes series, executive editor Matt Mitovich shares a snapshot overview of each new show, noting strengths and areas for improvement, and then invites senior editor Julie Zied to offer a second […]

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New J.J. Abrams Spy Series Lands on NBC’s Fall Schedule

NBC is officially going ‘Undercovers’ with auteur J.J. Abrams (‘Lost,’ ‘Fringe’), having picked up his new spy drama pilot for the 2010-11 TV season. This marks NBC’s first announced drama series pick-up for the fall. ‘Undercovers’ stars Boris Kodjoe (‘Soul Food’) and Gugu Mbatha-Raw (‘Doctor Who’) as Steven and Samantha Bloom, married retired CIA agents […]

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