Who Scored Excellent? Who Didn’t? GLAAD Releases 9th Annual Network Responsibility Index

It’s that time of year again when GLAAD releases its annual Network Responsibility Index (its ninth) looking at how television is doing representing the LGBT community. The report looks at original primetime programming on the five broadcast networks (ABC, NBC, CBS, CW, FOX) and 10 cable networks (HBO, MTV, Showtime, ABC Family, TLC, History, A&E, TNT, […]

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Jussie Smollett on Jamal and the New Fox Hit: “You should be worried about everything with ‘Empire'”b

Can Fox’s “Empire” go any higher? The short answer is hell yes! The freshman series has only aired four episodes (the fifth airs tonight) and the ratings have climbed every week and more and more people are talking about the soapy goings on in the world created by out director/producer/writer Lee Daniels and his partner in […]

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Taraji P. Henson Talks New Film, Asks Why ‘RHOA’ Cast Wore Ball Gowns to Reunion

The first half of 2014 is turning out to be a busy one for Taraji P. Henson. Though she’s no longer starring in CBS’s “Person of Interest,” the Oscar-nominated actress just wrapped taping a pilot for Fox’s Lee Daniels drama, “Empire,” and she’ll soon be promoting “Think Like a Man Too,” which premieres June 20.

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‘Black Jesus’ Planned for Adult Swim, Naomi Campbell & NeNe Leakes Bond Plus Diddy, Gabby Sidibe & More

Plenty is happening today in black entertainment including “The Boondocks’” creator Aaron McGruder’s “Black Jesus” series, Sean “Diddy” Combs making a play for Fuse, Gabby Sidibe coming to Fox and Naomi Campbell’s new BFF, NeNe Leakes. Keep reading for more deets.

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