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TV One premiering two original holiday movies this December

TV One is feeling the spirit and has put up their Christmas tree with two new original movies for the holiday season. Erica Ash and Redaric Williams lead the cast in Miss Me This Christmas as the "perfect couple" Regina and Franklin. Viewers will follow the story of the recently married pair that celebrated a fairytale Christmas wedding three years ago and seemed to have it all....

News,Television

HBCU students selected for internship at BET's 'The Quad'

HBCU drama The Quad on BET will be back for Season 2, but not without new staff members on board. Earlier this year, Executive Producers Felicia D. Henderson and Rob Hardy sought to give back to next generation of black leaders and excellence in the entertainment industry. They formed The Quad Internship Program, selecting 8 students out of 250 applications. The selected students...

News,Web Series

BET picks up award-winning web series, 'brooklyn. blue. sky.' for digital arm

In BET's first acquisition of a web series for their online interactive space, BET Digital, brooklyn. blue. sky. is an eight-episode series set to premiere on BET.com Tuesday, November 21st. The winner of the American Black Film Festival and BronzeLens Film Festival’s best web series awards, brooklyn. blue. sky. brings to light the complexities of modern-day romantic and platonic...

Recap,Television

'Tales' Season 1, Episode 7 recap: 'You Got Me'

Everyone is familiar with the instant beat drop on the classic hip hop cut “You Got Me” by the Roots featuring Erykah Badu. Erykah Badu’s vocal intro the deep lyrics of Roots’ lead, Black Thought, and the rest is history as you nod your head. BET’s attempt to tackle it served us a very steamy episode. Directed by Director Erica Watson (Roubado), it was a definite spin on the song...

Recap,Television

'Tales' Season 1, Episode 6 recap: '99 Problems'

In case you missed it, the FBI released a report labeling “black identity extremists” a rising threat to America’s law enforcement. Although the black republic is unclear of what the threat is, Tales was right on time with this week’s episode. In “99 Problems”, the sixth installment of Tales first season, we see Lifetime movie Surviving Compton’s Rhyon Nicole Brown, lead on BET’s The...