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Issa Rae is developing a '90s-set, Los Angeles drama with HBO

That Issa Rae reign just won't let up! The creator and star of Insecure will stay in business with HBO. According to Deadline, who broke the news, she is developing a drama set in Los Angeles in the early and turbulent 1990s, centering on a black family "dealing with events of the era." The description continues, "Bridging those later Reagan Era and early Clinton years, the drama...

News

Here's what's coming to and leaving Netflix in November 2017

It’s that time of the month again, when Netflix releases its list of films and TV series that will be coming to and leaving the premiere SVOD service during the following month; in this case, that month will be November. So if any of the below titles are of interest to you, add them to your watchlists/calendars, noting when they are expected to arrive or exit. Of note, given Shadow...

Film,News

Pitch for a Tiffany Haddish female-driven comedy vehicle lands at Paramount in competitive bid

Tiffany Haddish is winning! The breakout star of Girls Trip is set to star in a comedy vehicle created for her called, Limited Partners. The film, described as "female-driven" has landed at Paramount in what Deadline, who reported the news, calls a competitive bid. Sam Pitman and Adam Cole-Kelly writing the script with Peter Principato, Itay Reiss and Joel Zadak are...

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Trailer released for Lifetime's Flint water crisis film starring Queen Latifah and Jill Scott

Set to premiere this weekend, the first trailer has dropped for Lifetime's Flint water crisis television movie titled, Flint. Based on Josh Sanburn's February 2016 cover story for TIME magazine, "The Poisoning of an American City,"  it stars Queen Latifah, Betsy Brandt, Jill Scott and Marin Ireland. It's official description: Flint is the gripping retelling of a crisis that...

Film

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...