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Tracy Morgan and Tiffany Haddish's comedy series 'The Last O.G.' delayed until 2018 after showrunner exits

Looks like Tracy Morgan and Tiffany Haddish's upcoming comedy series on TNT, The Last O.G. won't be coming out October 24. According to Variety, its showrunner, John Carcieri, has exited the series, and now it has been delayed until 2018. A new showrunner has not be named. Carcieri was also the co-creator. This shouldn't be a surprise to anyone that the show as delayed, as it...

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Lupita Nyong’o reveals she was sexually harassed by Harvey Weinstein

Actress Lupita Nyong'o wrote an op-ed published at The New York Times, revealing that she was sexually harassed by Harvey Weinstein. She details two encounters she had with Weinstein. In the first, he asked her to give him a massage. After leaving that situation, in another incident, they were at dinner and he suggested they go upstairs to a private room. She writes that he said, "If...

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The disgusting reason why Harvey Weinstein allegedly wouldn't cast Sophie Okonedo as the lead in this 1998 film

Director Michael Caton-Jones is spilling details in an interview with BuzzFeed on what he knows about Harvey Weinstein's sexual assault allegations. In 1998, Caton-Jones says he selected Sophie Okonedo to be the lead in B. Monkey. He said, “The basics of the deal was we were going to find an unknown and we were going to cast her as the lead in the film. There was extensive casting....

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'Survivor's Remorse' star Erica Ash will topline legal drama series, 'In Contempt' for BET

With Being Mary Jane coming to an end on BET and Survivor's Remorse done at Starz, one of the latter show's stars, Erica Ash, will lead a new show for BET. She will star in a legal drama, called In Contempt. The show has a 10-episode, straight-to-series order at the network. According to THR, "The procedural is in the fast-paced world of a legal aid office in New York City and...

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Desus & Mero will contribute to ESPN's NBA coverage

Desus Nice and The Kid Mero, hosts of Viceland's late-night show Desus & Mero, will contribute to ESPN's NBA coverage, the network announced Wednesday. "ESPN is collaborating with comedy duo Desus Nice & The Kid Mero, Desus & Mero from Viceland, to create short videos featuring their commentary about the biggest NBA storylines on and off the court — from blockbuster trades...