Laurence Fishburne has been set to play Alex Haley in A&E's new version of "Roots," a reboot of the acclaimed miniseries based on Haley's novel about his African ancestors who were captured and forced into slavery in the New World.
PETA has lashed out at the CBS summer series "Zoo," saying that the network and producers ignored the animal rights group's pleas to not exploit and inhumanely treat wild animals.
"The Game," BET's sports-flavored comedy, will cross the finish line next month with an assist from two MVPs: Tia Mowry-Hardrict and Pooch Hall.
This week Henry Louis Gates Jr. once again found himself in the middle of another national teachable moment about race.
For eight seasons, millions of viewers were captivated by the Fox drama "24," which tracked the exploits of super-counterterrorism agent Jack Bauer, a man who not only wouldn't take no for an answer but who also found creative (yet brutal) ways to get the answers he needed to protect the country....
In a career that has spanned three decades, Regina King has amassed a vast gallery of characters in numerous projects ranging from the police drama "Southland" to the films "Poetic Justice" and "Jerry Maguire."
Aaron Paul, who won three Emmy awards for his portrayal of troubled junkie Jesse Pinkman in "Breaking Bad," will star in the new Hulu original series "The Way."
The record-breaking ratings accompanying the tsunami of recent sports blockbusters, from the NBA Finals to the Stanley Cup playoffs to the Triple Crown to the Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao bout, proves one of life's most undeniable truths — America is stricken with sports fever.