Today is Thu February 11, 2016
01 Feb. 2016

NAACP, Museum of Tolerance, Feb. 3


“Pictures, Power, Progress – Pathways to Inclusion” The 12th Annual NAACP Hollywood Bureau Symposium Wednesday, February 3, 2014 from 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM  Museum of Tolerance in Los Angeles  NAACP Board and Branches including Chairman Roslyn Brock and President Cornell William Brooks  NAACP Image Awards’ Committee Television Academy Members Local universities and colleges (film […]

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01 Feb. 2016

Int’l Miami Film Fest opens March 4


33rd Miami International Film Festival March 4 – 13, 2016   Monica Bellucci, Iciar Bollaín, Gavin Hood and Deepa Mehta will all receive tributes during the 33rd edition of Miami Dade College’s Miami International Film Festival, March 4 – 13, 2016. Additionally, Andrew Currie’s comedy The Steps, starring James Brolin, will receive its US premiere […]

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01 Feb. 2016

Oscars add more presenters, push for diversity continues


Oscars® producers David Hill and Reginald Hudlin announced the second slate of presenters for the 88th Oscars telecast. The Oscars, hosted by Chris Rock, will air live Oscar® Sunday, February 28, on ABC. The presenters, including Oscar winners and nominees, are:      Steve Carell, Priyanka Chopra,  Quincy Jones, Byung-hun Lee, Jared Leto, Olivia Munn, Julianne Moore, Margot Robbie, […]

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31 Jan. 2016

Congratulations to SAG winners!


A list of winners from the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) — Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role LEONARDO DiCAPRIO / “THE REVENANT” Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role BRIE LARSON / “ROOM”   Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role IDRIS ELBA / “BEASTS […]

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24 Jan. 2016

Sundance 2016, Talk2SV reports


Gina Lewis, Talk2SV’s correspondent at Sundance Film Festival 2016, caught up with the cast and creative team of UNDERGROUND, the new dramatic series from WGN America Network.  Her recap follows– Bold…change…fresh…the consistent thread of words spoken by the actors, writers and producers of the upcoming television series, UNDERGROUND–the story of slaves on a Georgia plantation […]

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22 Jan. 2016

1st look at new Underground Railroad series


The first look at “Underground” will air during the season one premiere of WGN America’s newest original drama “Outsiders,” premiering January 26 (9:00pm ET/PT). In WGN America’s “Underground,” a courageous blacksmith Noah (Aldis Hodge) covertly organizes a small group of his fellow slaves and pieces together a daring plan of escape across hundreds of miles […]

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08 Jan. 2016

New programming platform begins


Celebrate the MLK holiday with “THE LEGACY: 75 YEARS OF BLACKS ON TELEVISION” UNIFY is defined as the only premium online video streaming service providing TV and film entertainment geared towards the African-American audience. Beginning this month, WHUT-TV will air UNIFY’s docu-series, The Legacy: 75 Years of Blacks on Television.   The doc-series takes an in-depth […]

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21 Dec. 2015

The WIZ LIVE, now on DVD


What’s in your Christmas stocking? THE WIZ LIVE, DVD release Looking for the perfect holiday stocking stuffer? Might I suggest you ease on down the road to your local retailer for NBC’s musical television production of The Wiz Live! Following a successful television debut to a record number of viewers the DVD release hits streets […]

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16 Dec. 2015

OWN’s 2016


OWN, The Oprah Winfrey Network rolls out new programming and returning series. The January 2016 slate includes: IT’S NOT YOU, IT’S MEN Series Premiere Saturday, January 23 (9 p.m. – 10 p.m. ET/PT) “It’s Not You, It’s Men” features international movie star and platinum recording artist, Tyrese Gibson, and hip-hop icon and reality star, Rev […]

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