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Jamie Dornan to Star in Acorn TV's New Miniseries NEW WORLDS, 2/16 Jamie Dornan to Star in Acorn TV's New Miniseries NEW WORLDS, 2/16
by TV News Desk - January 23, 2015

Featuring rapidly rising star Jamie Dornan (Fifty Shades of Grey, The Fall), the new four-part British period drama New Worlds makes its U.S. debut on Acorn TV beginning February 16, 2015.... (more...)
PBS Orders New Civil War Drama from Executive Producer Ridley Scott PBS Orders New Civil War Drama from Executive Producer Ridley Scott
by TV News Desk - January 19, 2015

?PBS President and CEO Paula A. Kerger announced today at the PBS portion of the Television Critic's Association Press Tour that a new Civil War historical drama, shot in Virginia, will join the PBS Sunday night drama lineup. The first season of six episodes is slated for a winter 2016 premiere.... (more...)
Soledad O'Brien to Bring Black in America 2015 Tour to College Campuses Soledad O'Brien to Bring Black in America 2015 Tour to College Campuses
by BWW News Desk - January 14, 2015

Soledad O'Brien takes one of America's most challenging conversations on the road as her ongoing Black in America series brings the explosive issue of police brutality to college campuses.... (more...)
Rare & Unreleased Material Set for Bob Marley's 70th Birthday Celebration Rare & Unreleased Material Set for Bob Marley's 70th Birthday Celebration
by BWW News Desk - January 14, 2015

Bob Marley's 70th birthday year (2015) will include a variety of releases and events to commemorate the legend, his work and iconic impact. Over the course of the year, his legacy will be remembered by new releases of rare and unreleased material as well as fan favorite deluxe editions of his most m... (more...)
VIDEO: First Look - Original Documentary LIGHT GIRLS Airing on OWN VIDEO: First Look - Original Documentary LIGHT GIRLS Airing on OWN
by TV News Desk - December 23, 2014

Sharing the untold stories and experiences of lighter-skinned women, the documentary LIGHT GIRLS dives deep into the discussion of skin color, preference, privilege, pain and prejudice.... (more...)
OWN: OPRAH WINFREY NETWORK Announces January 2015 Highlights OWN: OPRAH WINFREY NETWORK Announces January 2015 Highlights
by TV News Desk - December 17, 2014

OWN: OPRAH WINFREY NETWORK announces JANUARY 2015 highlights:... (more...)
OWN to Honor Civil Rights Legends This January OWN to Honor Civil Rights Legends This January
by TV News Desk - December 10, 2014

OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network announced today a month-long celebration in January honoring civil rights legends who paved the way as we approach the 50th anniversary of the historic Selma to Montgomery marches led by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. that changed the trajectory of America forever.... (more...)
PBS to Premiere AMERICAN EXPERIENCE Presents Klansville U.S.A. , 1/13 PBS to Premiere AMERICAN EXPERIENCE Presents Klansville U.S.A. , 1/13
by TV News Desk - December 10, 2014

AMERICAN EXPERIENCE Presents Klansville U.S.A. will premiere on Tuesday, January 13, 2015 9:00-10:00 p.m. ET on PBS... (more...)
Netflix & Liz Garbus Announce Nina Simone Documentary WHAT HAPPENED, MISS SIMONE? Netflix & Liz Garbus Announce Nina Simone Documentary WHAT HAPPENED, MISS SIMONE?
by TV News Desk - December 05, 2014

Netflix, the world's leading Internet TV network, and RadicalMedia are producing What Happened, Miss Simone?, the new film from Academy Award? nominated filmmaker Liz Garbus... (more...)
Oxygen to Premiere New Series PREACHERS OF DETROIT, 2/18 Oxygen to Premiere New Series PREACHERS OF DETROIT, 2/18
by TV News Desk - December 03, 2014

Oxygen Media expands the network's popular franchise and heads to Motown with the season premiere of PREACHERS DETROIT on Wednesday, February 18 at 10 PM ET/PT.... (more...)
HISTORY's Scripted Miniseries SONS OF LIBERTY to Premiere 1/25 HISTORY's Scripted Miniseries SONS OF LIBERTY to Premiere 1/25
by TV News Desk - November 04, 2014

HISTORY® premieres its newest scripted miniseries, SONS OF LIBERTY on January 25, 26 and 27 at 9 p.m. The three-night, six-hour event follows a defiant and radical group of young men – Sam Adams, John Adams, Paul Revere, John Hancock and Dr. Joseph Warren – as they band together in secrecy to change... (more...)
Eight Part Mini-Series THE KENNEDYS Returns to REELZ Tonight Eight Part Mini-Series THE KENNEDYS Returns to REELZ Tonight
by TV News Desk - November 04, 2014

REELZ previously announced the return of the award-winning eight-part miniseries 'The Kennedys' making Tuesday nights in November appointment television. 'The Kennedys' will return tonight, November 4 with the first two episodes of the eight-part miniseries airing back to back starting at 9pm ET/ 6p... (more...)
Eight Part Mini-Series THE KENNEDYS to Return to REELZ, 11/4 Eight Part Mini-Series THE KENNEDYS to Return to REELZ, 11/4
by TV News Desk - October 21, 2014

REELZ today announced the return of the award-winning eight-part miniseries 'The Kennedys' making Tuesday nights in November appointment television.... (more...)
Investigation Discovery's INSPIRE A DIFFERENCE Debuts 10/19 Investigation Discovery's INSPIRE A DIFFERENCE Debuts 10/19
by TV News Desk - October 13, 2014

This October, Investigation Discovery (ID) celebrates the second year of its multi-platform public affairs campaign INSPIRE A DIFFERENCE to shed light on issues of crime and victim's rights. Now in its sophomore year, ID is bolstering its commitment to INSPIRE A DIFFERENCE by dedicating an entire da... (more...)
Sundance TV Premieres DREAM SCHOOL: NYC Season 2 Tonight Sundance TV Premieres DREAM SCHOOL: NYC Season 2 Tonight
by TV News Desk - October 01, 2014

SundanceTV's “Dream School: NYC” premiering tonight, October 1st at 10pm ET/PT takes on a new class of students who have dropped out or been expelled from the conventional school system and offers them a real chance to graduate.... (more...)
EPIX Original Documentary FORGOTTEN FOUR: The Integration of Pro Football Airs Tonight EPIX Original Documentary FORGOTTEN FOUR: The Integration of Pro Football Airs Tonight
by BWW News Desk - September 23, 2014

Premium entertainment network EPIX announced today that Forgotten Four: The Integration of Pro Football, an EPIX Original Documentary, will make its World Premiere tonight, September 23, 2014, at 8PM ET.... (more...)
BWW Recap: MASTERS OF SEX Finally Gives Libby Her Due BWW Recap: MASTERS OF SEX Finally Gives Libby Her Due
by Aimee Curameng - September 22, 2014

Libby. This episode of MASTERS OF SEX was really all about Libby. I know other things happened but I really just want to get to Libby. All right, let met give you a quick rundown and then we're going to talk about Libby and the wonderful work of Caitlin Fitzgerald and Robert, played by Jocko Sims.... (more...)
Gwen Ifill to Moderate PBS's Town Hall Meeting AMERICA AFTER FERGUSON, 9/26 Gwen Ifill to Moderate PBS's Town Hall Meeting AMERICA AFTER FERGUSON, 9/26
by TV News Desk - September 17, 2014

PBS today announced that Gwen Ifill, PBS NEWSHOUR co-anchor and managing editor, and moderator and managing editor of WASHINGTON WEEK, will moderate AMERICA AFTER FERGUSON... (more...)
Ice-T Narrates Season 3 of TV One's CELEBRITY CRIME FILES, Premiering Tonight Ice-T Narrates Season 3 of TV One's CELEBRITY CRIME FILES, Premiering Tonight
by TV News Desk - September 08, 2014

TV One, which entertains, informs and inspires Black adult viewers, today announced that its popular investigative docu-series Celebrity Crime Files returns for a riveting third season tonight, September 8 at 10 PM/ET.... (more...)
Sundance TV to Premiere DREAM SCHOOL: NYC Season 2, 10/1 Sundance TV to Premiere DREAM SCHOOL: NYC Season 2, 10/1
by TV News Desk - September 05, 2014

SundanceTV's “Dream School: NYC” premiering Wednesday, October 1st at 10pm ET/PT takes on a new class of students who have dropped out or been expelled from the conventional school system and offers them a real chance to graduate.... (more...)
SURVIVING EVIL Returns to Investigation Discovery Tonight SURVIVING EVIL Returns to Investigation Discovery Tonight
by TV News Desk - September 03, 2014

Investigation Discovery's (ID) hit series SURVIVING EVIL returns this September, featuring all-new stories of extraordinary women who found their lives suddenly in the hands of a cold-blooded criminal, but fought back against their attackers and, against all odds, survived.... (more...)
Ice-T to Narrate Season 3 of TV One's CELEBRITY CRIME FILES, Premiering 9/8 Ice-T to Narrate Season 3 of TV One's CELEBRITY CRIME FILES, Premiering 9/8
by TV News Desk - August 20, 2014

TV One, which entertains, informs and inspires Black adult viewers, today announced that its popular investigative docu-series Celebrity Crime Files returns for a riveting third season Monday, September 8 at 10 PM/ET.... (more...)
SURVIVING EVIL to Return to Investigation Discovery 9/3 SURVIVING EVIL to Return to Investigation Discovery 9/3
by TV News Desk - August 13, 2014

Investigation Discovery's (ID) hit series SURVIVING EVIL returns this September, featuring all-new stories of extraordinary women who found their lives suddenly in the hands of a cold-blooded criminal, but fought back against their attackers and, against all odds, survived.... (more...)
EPIX Original Documentary FORGOTTEN FOUR: The Integration of Pro Football to Air 9/23 EPIX Original Documentary FORGOTTEN FOUR: The Integration of Pro Football to Air 9/23
by BWW News Desk - July 28, 2014

Premium entertainment network EPIX announced today that Forgotten Four: The Integration of Pro Football, an EPIX Original Documentary, will make its World Premiere on Tuesday, September 23, 2014, at 8PM ET.... (more...)
Smithsonian Channel Airs CBS NEWS: 50 YEARS LATER, CIVIL RIGHTS Tonight Smithsonian Channel Airs CBS NEWS: 50 YEARS LATER, CIVIL RIGHTS Tonight
by TV News Desk - July 24, 2014

CBS NEWS LIVE EXPERIENCES will bring together a group of newsmakers from the worlds of news, entertainment and sports for CBS NEWS: 50 YEARS LATER, CIVIL RIGHTS... (more...)





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