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Television: Still Whiter Than a Polar Bear in a Snowstorm [BC TV MELTDOWN-OPINION]

The number one problem with television today is a lack of diversity. What?!?! But what about hit shows like Black-ish, Atlanta, Fresh Off the Boat, Scandal, Empire, Superstore, The Good Place? First, most of those are critical successes, but not necessarily ratings successes. Indeed, the top rated scripted and reality shows are still over-whelmingly white, […]



"The Right Stuff" Re-Launch Hires its Mercury Seven Crew

“The Right Stuff” Re-Launch Hires its Mercury Seven Crew

National Geographic has cast their Mercury Seven crew for their upcoming adaptation of Tom Wolfe’s The Right Stuff. Jake McDorman and Joe Dempsie will be starring opposite Patrick J. Adams, with the rest of the seven astronauts set to be played by Aaron Staton, Michael Trotter, Micah Stock, and James Lafferty, according to Deadline. The […]