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‘Black-ish’ Creator Kenya Barris Leaving ABC Studios; Eyeing Netflix Exclusive Deal

In a move considered to be a long time coming by those familar with the behind the scenes situation, black-ish creator and showrunner Kenya Barris (Girls Trip) is reportedly severing his relationship with ABC Studios and set to become the next producer to sign a major nine-figure overall deal with Netflix. Barris’ deal with ABC Studios would […]


Gabrielle Dennis to Play Whitney Houston in BET Bobby Brown Biopic

As the network examines the life of veteran R&B/pop singer Bobby Brown post-New Edition, BET has announced that Rosewood‘s Gabrielle Dennis (Girls Trip) will portray iconic singer Whitney Houston in the two-part miniseries The Bobby Brown Story. Set to premiere in September 2018, the project began production this week in Atlanta; written by Abdul Williams (Lottery Ticket, The […]

Tuca & Bertie: Tiffany Haddish Joins New ‘BoJack’ Team Series

Netflix continues its foray into the world of troubled animated animals with Tuca & Bertie, a new animated series from BoJack Horseman‘s producer/production designer Lisa Hanawalt. The 10-episode series will highlight the friendship between two 30-year-old bird women who also live in the same apartment building: Tuca, a cocky, care-free toucan; and Bertie, an anxious, daydreaming songbird. Tiffany […]

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The Weekly Static s01e24: ABC Firsts, XFL Seconds, Plus Three More!

Just to be clear? What I do ain’t make-believe, though people say I sit and try. But when it comes to being De La? It’s just me, myself and I…and The Weekly Static! Now while I work on a heartfelt apology to the great De La Soul, take a moment to decide because this is […]

Americans Paid $25 Million To Watch The Emoji Movie This Weekend

The latest in a long string of poor decisions, Americans spent more than $25 million on tickets to The Emoji Movie, according to box office estimates. The film, which launched with 0% Rotten Tomatoes ranking (now at 8%), was widely panned by critics for failing to live up to expectations, even expectations as low a […]