| Jan 7, 2014
| 5:00 AM
An Italian distributor for “12 Years a Slave” recently caused an uproar when a promotional poster for the critically acclaimed film prominently displayed actors Brad Pitt and Michael Fassbender, the latter of whom plays an abusive slave...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 9:15 AM
"Being Mary Jane" is much more than just the latest entry on BET's prime-time lineup. It's a milestone.
Debuting six months after its movie-length pilot attracted more than 4 million viewers, "Being Mary Jane," which premieres Tuesday starring Gabrielle...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 5:30 AM
ATLANTA — Ric Reitz makes movies. He helped bankroll the Matt Damon thriller "Contagion," Clint Eastwood's "Trouble With the Curve" and the Robert Downey comedy "Due Date."
Reitz, an energetic 58-year-old, doesn't hang out at the Polo Lounge, red-...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 1:38 PM
Beyonce has a lot to celebrate!
The "Grown Woman" singer reveled at her self-titled album release party at Dave & Buster's in Times Square on Thursday following her "Mrs. Carter Show" concert at Barclay's Center in Brooklyn.
The 32-year-old diva...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 6:16 PM
"Scandal" is back -- with its highest ratings yet.
ABC's political thriller starring Kerry Washington as a Beltway crisis manager returned for Season 3 Thursday with a series-best 10.5 million total viewers, according to Nielsen.
| Dec 2, 2013
| 12:11 PM
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The AMC drama "The Walking Dead" was the most tweeted about TV moment of Thanksgiving week, according to newly released rankings from Nielsen's SocialGuide.
The show's mid-season finale generated more than 880,000 tweets...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Tia Mowry-Hardrict, Sheryl Lee Ralph, and Michael Boatman have joined the Nickelodeon family to star in NickMom’s first scripted comedy, "Instant Mom." Premiering Sunday, this Mom-centric, primetime program is built around Tia Mowry-Hardrict’s...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 4:52 PM
Avatar Korra may be the star of the Nickelodeon series “The Legend of Korra,” but the heroine couldn't have gotten […]...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 2:33 PM
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Prince is headed to New Orleans to headline the 2014 Essence Music Festival, the annual three-day festival held over Independence Day weekend, Essence announced Tuesday.
Next year's installment will...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 11:22 AM
As the critically acclaimed AMC series "Breaking Bad" moves toward its conclusion, viewers took to Twitter in droves Sunday to discuss the explosive developments of "To'hajiilee."
As the episode erupted in a breathless shootout, viewers reacted with...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 9:17 AM
The Grammys have the unrivaled prestige. The MTV Video Music Awards go for unpredictable, deliciously viral irreverence. And the BET, Billboard Music and American Music awards are better known for A-list performers than who wins which trophies.