John Wesley, known for roles as Dr. Hoover on "The Fresh Prince of Bel Air" and Mr. Jim on "Martin," has died, his manager confirmed to CNN Monday.
NEW YORK — Jacqueline Stewart has been named host of Turner Classic Movies' silent movie program "Silent Sunday Nights," making her the network's first African American host in its 25 year history.
Actor Hosea Chanchez says a friend's father sexually assaulted him in Alabama when he was 14 years old.
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An Emmy and Oscar winner will play our Forever First Lady. Viola Davis will produce and star in “First Ladies,” and play Michelle Obama. The one hour drama is set to air on Showtime and will examine U.S. presidencies from the perspectives of the First Ladies. In the first season, Michelle Ob…
Focused on informing, supporting and empowering women, the new OWN series “Black Women OWN the conversation, continues on Saturday, Aug. 31 at 10 p.m. with an emotionally-charged episode on motherhood.
LOS ANGELES — Robin Thede knew plenty of talented African-American female comedians, but only a few were getting hired on popular TV comedy shows such as "Saturday Night Live" and "Mad TV."
NEW YORK — There are some physicians who forbid their patients from going online to type in their symptoms, fearing they’ll get incorrect information or become more anxious. Dr. Lisa Sanders is not among them.
NEW YORK — Samira Wiley has some advice for us all: “Find something that you love to do and get somebody to pay you for it.”
LOS ANGELES — Cicely Tyson will join the cast as a series regular in Ava DuVernay's new romance anthology series on OWN, "Cherish the Day."
Local singers are invited to audition for the Spring 2020 season of “American Idol.” Returning to the judges table in search of the next singing sensation are music superstars Luke Bryan, Katy Perry and four-time Grammy winner, Lionel Richie. Multimedia personality Bobby Bones returns as in-…
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — As a comedian, Tiffany Haddish sometimes says the darndest things. Now, she's getting kids to do it, too.
LOS ANGELES — Uzo Aduba said the upcoming FX limited series “Mrs. America” encompasses a whole lot of what she loves best about acting.
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — After the TV industry unveils its new-season schedules and series to advertisers in New York each May, it takes the show on the road to a swank Southern California hotel ballroom to coax attention from television-centric news reporters and critics.
American Idol is coming back to ABC. Returning to the judges’ table are Katy Perry, Luke Bryan and, our favorite, Lionel Richie. At press time, ABC/Disney is hammering out a deal for Ryan Seacrest to return as host. My question is when we are going to see some stars? Remember, despite this b…
LOS ANGELES — Ever seen a female-led mob movie? Neither had “The Kitchen” writer and director Andrea Berloff, and that’s why she says she jumped at the chance to adapt DC Vertigo’s comic series of the same name.
NEW YORK — Jemele Hill, the ESPN host who departed the sports network a year after tweeting that President Donald Trump was a white supremacist, has a book deal.
Another awards show this year will go on without a host at the helm — this time, on television’s biggest night.