The Celebration of Black Cinema & Television typically honors achievements in Black filmmaking, and this year is no different. On Monday, December 5, many will gather at the Fairmont Century Plaza in Los Angeles to celebrate a group of talented individuals and their accomplishments... Read More.
Norman Lear, the legendary producer of TV classics like All in the Family, The Jeffersons and Good Times, turned 100 years old on Wednesday, and ABC is going to throw him a party. The network has announced a one-night-only celebration called Norman Lear: 100 Years... Read More.
Several television networks and streaming platforms are celebrating Black History Month, which begins Tuesday, February 1, with special programming. Here are a few highlights: Black History, Black Freedom, and Black Love -- February 1 on Masterclass: A three-part, 54-lesson class examining the past, present and future... Read More.
Halle Berry received the Career Achievement award Monday night at the Celebration of Black Cinema and Television in Los Angeles, and the 55-year-old actress was honored to be surrounded by accomplished Black professionals at the Fairmont Century Plaza Hotel. “To be in this room with so... Read More.
Warner Bros. Television has fired back again at former Batwoman star Ruby Rose, this time in defense of co-star Dougray Scott, who Rose accused of "abusing women" on set. "We condemn the comments made by Ruby Rose about Dougray Scott," the studio said in a statement quoted by
The Television Academy Foundation, the charitable arm of the Television Academy, has announced the establishment of the Alex Trebek Legacy Fellowship Fund, in honor of the beloved Jeopardy! host who died of pancreatic cancer in 2020. The foundation, launched with a gift of $50,000 from Jeopardy! Executive Producer Harry Friedman and his... Read More.
In what could be a preview of next Sunday's Primetime Emmy Awards, Ted Lasso was the big winner at the 2021 Television Critics Association Awards. The Apple TV+'s comedy, starring Jason Sudeikis, walked off with the coveted Program of the Year trophy, as well as Outstanding Achievement... Read More.
Lee Daniels' latest TV series, The Ms. Pat Show, premiered August 12 on BET+, and the Empire creator says he is proud after years of struggling to make the sitcom happen. "Years before, we tried to find the right writer, right visionary for it, trying fight studios and networks... Read More.
Just when the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences thought -- or maybe, hoped -- this year's Emmys would be back to normal, comes a new pandemic cancellation. In a statement, the organization behind the awards show noted that for the second year in a... Read More.