(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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TV to Si: Johnny Lozada Remains Victorious on ‘Mira Quien Baila’, Freddie Prinze Jr Returns to ‘Witches of East End’

Welcome back to work mi gente! It’s Monday and I know its going to be a great week. But before we wave goodbye to the weekend, let’s talk a little bit about what was on TV.

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"Sleepy Hollow" (Photo: Fox)

Fall TV Preview: 5 Things to Know About ‘Sleepy Hollow’

Everyone has their own version of “Sleepy Hollow.” Some people recall reading Washington Irving’s short story “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” (published in 1820) in elementary school. For others, it’s the 1999 “Sleepy Hollow” movie starring Johnny Depp and directed by Tim Burton. One thing’s for certain. There has never been a version of the […]

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Nicole Beharie and Tom Mison of "Sleepy Hollow" (Photo: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

New ‘Sleepy Hollow’ Aims to Put the Fun in Fantasy

If you’re tired of formulaic procedurals or overly dark fantasies, then Fox’s “Sleepy Hollow” may be just the show for you. On the other hand, if you’re looking for a show that is faithful to its source material, then “Sleepy Hollow” may drive you insane. The show’s mythology combines Washington Irving’s classic story “The Legend […]

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Jackie Robinson Biopic ’42’ Not a Home Run, but a Solid Base Hit

By Lilly Workneh, theGrio.com (Article originally published on theGrio.com.) Jackie Robinson was a legendary baseball player and a trail-blazing athlete – but his epic story retold in director Brian Helgeland’s “42” is an honest attempt at a home-run that instead sits safely at third base. The movie revolves around gifted rookie Chadwick Boseman (in his first lead role) — who portrays […]

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