(l-r) Gina Torres in "Suits," Kerry Washington in "Scandal," Danai Gurira in "The Walking Dead," Gabrielle Union in "Being Mary Jane," Angel Coulby in "Merlin," Nicole Beharie in "Sleepy Hollow" and Chandra Wilson in "Grey's Anatomy." (Photos: NBC, ABC, AMC, BET, BBC, FOX)

Mama Don’t Take No Mess: 7 TV Shows with Powerful Black Female Characters

What better way to celebrate Women’s History Month than watching a few of TV’s most powerful ladies? From “Scandal” to “The Walking Dead,” I’ve identified seven TV shows that feature sistas that handle it. Sure, they’re perfectly imperfect but aren’t we all? And guess what? All of these shows are available to watch online and […]

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‘Grey’s Anatomy’: Thanks for Nothing

This week’s episode, “Somebody That I Used to Know” was a typical “Grey’s Anatomy” holiday: Nobody wants to celebrate, half the characters are miserable about their romantic choices and everyone is overworked. Miranda may be the only one with an actual mental illness, but everyone could use therapy. [xfinity-record-button id=”5191720111929016112″ program_type=”series”] Miranda Breaks Down Ben […]

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‘Grey’s Anatomy’: Surgery Wars 3D

Watching Meredith and Cristina at odds on “Grey’s Anatomy” is just uncomfortable. They are the one constant in a hospital filled with dysfunctional romantic relationships that rarely last. So this week’s episode, “Two Against One,” was tough to watch. Not only did the feud between the two women intensify, but there was also a bizarre […]

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‘Grey’s Anatomy’: Bailey Wrecks Her Relationship With Her Husband & Her Mentor

Thursday night’s episode of “Grey’s Anatomy,” “Thriller,” put a medical twist on the Halloween episode, cleverly using horror movie-style camera work and music, along with patients who seem slightly supernatural, to put a fresh spin on the show’s typical bizarre medical problems and relationship angst. It’s also Opposite Week as the selfish Arizona is empathetic […]

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‘Grey’s Anatomy’: A Storm Is Brewing

“Grey’s Anatomy” always has huge season finales. This week’s penultimate episode, “Readiness Is All,” is pretty big in its own right, as Grey-Sloane Hospital prepares for a large storm while each of the doctors faces emotional turmoil. Here are the highlights. [xfinity-record-button id=”5191720111929016112″ program_type=”series”] Did Alex Beat Up His Rival? Jo (Camilla Luddington) tells Alex […]

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