Emmys 2020 exclusive: HBO categories for ‘Succession,’ ‘Watchmen,’ ‘Westworld’ and more

Emmys 2020 exclusive: HBO categories for ‘Succession,’ ‘Watchmen,’ ‘Westworld’ and more In a Gold Derby exclusive, we have learned the category placements of the key Emmy Awards contenders for HBO. For this season, the premium cable network has returning hits such as “Big Little Lies”, ...

Freeform Shelves Kenya Barris Comedy Series ‘Unrelated’

The Kenya Barris multi-cam comedy series “Unrelated” is no longer going forward at Freeform, Variety has confirmed. After issuing a straight to series order for the show in May 2018, the Disney-owned ...

Freeform’s Kenya Barris Comedy ‘Unrelated’ Gets New Showrunner

Freeform’s Kenya Barris Comedy ‘Unrelated’ Gets New Showrunner Freeform is changing showrunners for its Kenya Barris comedy, “Unrelated,” with Aeysha Carr taking over for Casey Johnson and David Windsor. The decision to replace Johnson and Windsor was a ...

Stars Attend 2019 Griot Gala Toast To Diversity And Inclusion

On Sun., Feb. 24, 2019, from 8 pm to 1 am the 2nd annual Griot Gala Toast to Diversity & Inclusion After Party took place at The District by Hannah An, Crustacean restaurant group’s latest concept. ...

Kris D. Lofton Joins Freeform’s Jordin Sparks Comedy In Recasting

Kris D. Lofton Joins Freeform’s Jordin Sparks Comedy In Recasting Kris D. Lofton (Ballers) has joined Freeform comedy series Unrelated (fka Besties), starring Jordin Sparks and Gigi Zumbado, in a recasting. Lofton will play Todd, Becca’s brother, a mama’s boy who ...

Film News Roundup: Demetrius Shipp, Essence Atkins to Star in ‘Same Difference’

Film News Roundup: Demetrius Shipp, Essence Atkins to Star in ‘Same Difference’ In today’s film news roundup, Demetrius Shipp Jr. stars in a mystery and the newest “Puppet Master” and the documentary “The Last Horsemen of New York” get distribution. Casting “All Eyez on Me” ...

Demetrius Shipp Leads Cast Of ‘Same Difference’; ‘No Good Deed’ Stars Haley Pullos, Haley Webb

Two indie films have pulled together its cast. First up is Demetrius Shipp Jr., who played the late Tupac Shakur in All Eyez on Me, who is starring along with Essence Atkins from NBC’s Marlon, ...

‘Safe Harbor’: Josh Randall & Vannessa Vasquez Cast In ABC Drama Pilot

Josh Randall (Ten Days in the Valley) and East Los High alumna Vannessa Vasquez are set for series regular roles opposite Lynn Collins, Aasif Mandvi and Kris D. Lofton in ABC's cop drama pilot Safe ...

‘Safe Harbor’: Lynn Collins To Star, Aasif Mandvi & Kris D. Lofton Co-Star In ABC Pilot

Lynn Collins (Manhunt: Unibomber) has been cast in the lead role of ABC’s cop drama pilot Safe Harbor, with Aasif Mandvi (Shut Eye) and Kris D. Lofton (Ballers) set to co-star. Written by Jason ...