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Casting

Roundup: 6 more new castings in Black Hollywood that you need to know

It's been a huge week for casting in Black Hollywood. Big casting announcements have included: Michael Ealy and Meagan Good will star in psychological thriller, 'Motivated Seller' with Dennis Quaid Sharon Leal to star in CBS drama 'Instinct,' replacing Khandi Alexander Kat Graham Will Play Forest Whitaker's Daughter in Netflix's Apocalyptic Thriller 'How It Ends' David...

Casting,Film

Michael Ealy and Meagan Good will star in psychological thriller, 'Motivated Seller' with Dennis Quaid

Michael Ealy and Meagan Good continue to be two of the most booked people in Hollywood. The two, who star together in the Think Like A Man franchise, are set to star alongside Dennis Quaid and Power's Joseph Sikora in the psychological thriller, Motivated Seller.  Initially reported by Deadline as part Get Out, Split and Fatal Attraction, the film will be set around a young...

Festivals,Film

'Black America Again,' starring Common and directed by Bradford Young, wins LAFF Best Short Documentary

Thursday, the Los Angeles Film Festival announced its winners. Respective of Shadow & Act's interests, we're noting that the award for Best Short Documentary went to Black America Again, directed by cinematographer extraordinaire Bradford Young and produced by Ava DuVernay. Young and DuVernay worked together on Selma.  In Young's directorial debut, Common stars in the short doc...

News,Television

ABC's new Shondaland series 'Still Star-Crossed' is moving from Monday to Saturday

After a 3-episode run on Monday nights, following a The Bachelorette lead in, Shondaland's latest ABC effort, Still Star-Crossed is getting a time switch! According to Deadline, on July 8, the show will carry on with its first season, airing on Saturdays instead of Mondays. Ratings-wise, the series premiere was underwhelming, with a 0.5 rating in adults 18-49 and just 2.4 million...

Television,Casting,News

Sharon Leal to star in CBS drama 'Instinct,' replacing Khandi Alexander

Sharon Leal just booked a co-starring role in an upcoming CBS drama. She will star alongside Alan Cumming and Bojana Novakovic in Instinct, which will debut midseason. In the first iteration of the pilot, Khandi Alexander was cast in the role. Alexander has now departed from the project. Based on the upcoming book by James Patterson and directed by Marc Webb, Instinct centers...