When We Rise: The People Behind the Story

[countdown id=”1486689057″ format=”dHMS” serverSync=”false” alwaysExpire=”false” compact=”false” tickInterval=”1″ counter=”until” template=”calendar” until=”03,02,2017,10,00″ labels=”Years,Months,Weeks,Days,Hours,Minutes,Seconds” labels1=”Year,Month,Week,Day,Hour,Minute,Second” compactLabels=”y,m,w,d”] “When We Rise: The People Behind the Story” is a one-hour documentary complementing ABC’s scripted mini-series “When We Rise” by chronicling the personal and political struggles, setbacks, and triumphs of a diverse family of LGBTQ people who helped pioneer the U.S. Civil…

truTV Announces New Series Premiere Dates

truTV announced today a series of premiere dates and new projects in development during its Television Critics Association Press Tour Panel. The news further bolsters the Turner-owned network’s diverse slate of creator-driven programming that has evolved it into a premium comedic destination with significant ratings growth. Check out a little of what truTV has coming…

Casting JonBenet will premiere April 28, 2017 on Netflix

[countdown id=”1486945746″ format=”dHMS” serverSync=”false” alwaysExpire=”false” compact=”false” tickInterval=”1″ counter=”until” template=”calendar” until=”04,28,2017,00,00″ labels=”Years,Months,Weeks,Days,Hours,Minutes,Seconds” labels1=”Year,Month,Week,Day,Hour,Minute,Second” compactLabels=”y,m,w,d”] The unsolved death of six-year-old American beauty queen JonBenet Ramsey remains the world’s most sensational child murder case. Over 15 months, responses, reflections and performances were elicited from the Ramsey’s Colorado hometown community, creating a bold work of art from the collective…

Netflix has set April 21 for the Premiere of its new Comedy Girlboss

[countdown id=”1486945244″ format=”dHMS” serverSync=”false” alwaysExpire=”false” compact=”false” tickInterval=”1″ counter=”until” template=”calendar” until=”04,21,2017,00,00″ labels=”Years,Months,Weeks,Days,Hours,Minutes,Seconds” labels1=”Year,Month,Week,Day,Hour,Minute,Second” compactLabels=”y,m,w,d”]Girlboss is inspired by the New York Times best-selling book #Girlboss by Sophia Amoruso, founder of the fashion brand Nasty Gal. The series centers on Amoruso (Britt Robertson), who began selling vintage clothes on eBay and, by the age of 28, had built…

Dear White People will premiere April 28, 2017 on Netflix [Video]

The Netflix series Dear White People is based on Justin Simien’s 2014 film, and will star Logan Browning as Samantha White, the biracial student at Winchester whose Dear White People radio show and Ebony and Ivy book put her in high demand for a spokesperson position at a number of black student groups. The trouble…

Actor Richard Hatch of ‘Battlestar Galactica’ Dies at 71

Actor Richard Hatch, who played Captain Apollo in the original Battlestar Galactica film and TV series, has died after a battle with pancreatic cancer. His manager Michael Kaliski said Hatch, 71, died with his son Paul by his side. Hatch began working in television in 1970 when he starred as Philip Brent in the daytime…

Comedian Irwin Corey known as The World’s Foremost Authority Dies at Age 102

The Brooklyn native comic, film actor and activist, dubbed the ‘Professor’ and often billed as “The World’s Foremost Authority” enjoyed a comedic career spanning more than six decades. His son, Richard on Tuesday called his father ‘original and one-of-a-kind, iconic’ and told the AP his father ‘died peacefully at his home, surrounded by his son.’…

The Paley Center Salutes NBC’s 90th Anniversary

From “The Golden Girls” and “Cheers” to “Friends” and “The Office” … from “SNL” and “Hill Street Blues” to “The Voice” and “This Is Us,” from Jack to Johnny to Jay to Jimmy, the rich and prolific history of NBC will be celebrated Sunday, Feb. 19 from 9-11 p.m. on “The Paley Center Salutes NBC’s…

Starz App Added to Amazon Fire TV

Starz announced today the launch of its STARZ app on Amazon Fire TV. STARZ subscribers may now watch exclusive STARZ Original series including “Black Sails,” “The Missing,” “American Gods,” “Outlander” and “Power,” as well as hundreds of movies and first-run films on Amazon’s streaming media devices including Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV Stick. The…

Amazon Original Series ‘Patriot’ Debuts on February 24 on Prime Video

Amazon announced its new original one hour series Patriot is slated to premiere on Friday, February 24 exclusively on Prime Video in the US, UK, Germany and Austria. [countdown id=”1485943561″ format=”dHMS” serverSync=”false” alwaysExpire=”false” compact=”false” tickInterval=”1″ counter=”until” template=”thedays” until=”02,24,2017,00,00″ labels=”Years,Months,Weeks,Days,Hours,Minutes,Seconds” labels1=”Year,Month,Week,Day,Hour,Minute,Second” compactLabels=”y,m,w,d”] Starring Michael Dorman (Wonderland), Emmy winner Terry O’Quinn (Lost), Kurtwood Smith (That 70’s Show)…

TBS’s Full Frontal with Samantha Bee Announces “Not the White House Correspondents’ Dinner”

TBS’s late-night hit Full Frontal with Samantha Bee is pleased to announce its first annual “Not the White House Correspondents’ Dinner,” which will take place on Saturday, April 29, at The Willard Hotel in Washington, D.C. (the Old Post Office being regrettably unavailable due to a Bahraini Press Freedom Consortium). [countdown id=”1485902134″ format=”dHMS” serverSync=”false” alwaysExpire=”false”…