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Actor Eric I. Keyes says NAACP Image Award nomination is a beautiful beginning

“Live Life & Win!” is a half-hour syndicated young adult news and information program hosted by actor Eric I. Keyes (Disney).

Mary J. Blige releases “A Mary Christmas” featuring Barbra Streisand, The Clark Sisters, Jessy J and Marc Anthony

“I love Christmas. People are happier,” said nine-time Grammy Award winner Mary J. Blige about the holidays.

Showtime at the Apollo’s KiKi Shepard hosts 10th Annual Celebrity Bowling Challenge

KiKi Shepard, the face of Showtime at the Apollo, recently hosted The K.I.S. Foundation’s 10th Annual Celebrity Bowling Challenge at the PINZ Entertainment Center in Studio City, California

Hill Harper pens new book addressing incarcerated men

Hill Harper releases new book and guest stars on “Covert Affairs,” finale, to air on Thursday, November 21, 2013 at 10 p.m.

Alexandra Dilworth on Bravo’s “The New Atlanta,” on Tuesdays at 10 p.m.

“Since I was a little girl people would say ‘Alex you are such a character you should be on television.’ So when this opportunity came I jumped on it,” said Alexandra Dilworth the star of the new Bravo reality show ...

“The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete” is a tear jerker

The Codeblack/Lionsgate Film presentation of “The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete is a tear-jerker! The film is a take on the reality of life in the inner city for many children.

Roland S. Martin premieres daily news show on TV One

“It’s about forcing our audience to think differently about these subjects,” said multi-Image Award winning journalist Roland S. Martin about his new daily news show “News One Now,” which premiers on TV One (cable, radio and online) October 11, 2013.

Grammy winner Donald Lawrence celebrates 20 years in Gospel

Grammy Award winning Gospel singer, songwriter and producer Donald Lawrence released his newest album titled “Vol. I: Best for Last” in celebration of 20 years in the Gospel music industry on the Quiet Water/Entertainment One Music imprint.

Michael Jai White plays leading role in “For Better or Worse” on OWN

Best known for his roles in “Universal Soldier: The Return” with Jean-Claude Van Damme and as Mike Tyson in HBO’s “Tyson,” Michael Jae White is now a leading man in high demand. This week the third season of “For Better ...

Baltimore’s Johnathon Schaech has starring role in 'Ray Donovan' on Showtime

“The first season of ‘Ray Donovan’ is coming to an end,” said Baltimore native Johnathon Schaech about the dramatic series in which he co-stars with Jon Voight and Liev Schreiber as troubled A-list actor Sean Walker.

Arsenio Hall returns to late night talk

“The Arsenio Hall Show” premieres Monday, September 9, 2013 with celebrity guests Ice Cube, Chris Tucker and Nas

Harry Lennix takes on role in NBC’s The Blacklist

“I thought it was intriguing. The elements were great, the cat and mouse,” said actor Harry Lennix (Warner Bros.’ Man of Steel) about his newest role in NBC’s new drama series The Blacklist, which premiers September 23, 2013.

Grant Show takes on a leading role in “Devious Maids”

Known as Jake Hanson in the series, “Melrose Place,” Grant Show is now the leading man in the new primetime series, “Devious Maids” airing on Sundays on Lifetime, which is produced by Eva Longoria and Marc Cherry, both of the ...

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“She’s a mom with Lupus,” said Academy Award nominated Margaret Avery who co-stars in BET’s new series “Being Mary Jane” with Gabrielle Union.

Jeff Clanagan of Codeblack Films is on the move in Hollywood

Film director and CEO of Codeblack/Lionsgate Films Jeff Clanagan screened three films at the American Black Film Festival.