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Diverse Casting Leads to a Wildly Successful Fall for Network TV

Diverse Casting Leads to a Wildly Successful Fall for Network TV

by Jamilah King on October 29 2014, 10:28AM

They’re making history.

Topics: Culture

'Orange is the New Black' Star Diane Guerrero on Stereotypes of Latinas

‘Orange is the New Black’ Star Diane Guerrero on Stereotypes of Latinas

by Jamilah King on June 12 2014, 10:57AM

The actress says she’s on the frontlines of fighting for better representation of people of color.

Topics: Culture

Eddie Huang on 'Fresh Off the Boat': It's a Phrase 'Worn With Pride'

Eddie Huang on ‘Fresh Off the Boat’: It’s a Phrase ‘Worn With Pride’

by Jamilah King on May 19 2014, 1:13PM

The show’s creator responds to critics.

Topics: Culture

Mindy Kaling Has Advice for Young Writers

Mindy Kaling Has Advice for Young Writers

by Jamilah King on May 13 2014, 12:49PM

She did a roundup with The Hollywood Reporter.

Topics: Culture

Here's the Season 2 Trailer for 'Big Freedia: Queen of Bounce' Play

Here’s the Season 2 Trailer for ‘Big Freedia: Queen of Bounce’

by Jamilah King on May 7 2014, 2:56PM

The new season kicks off on June 11.

Topics: Culture

'Mad Men's' First Black Character Finally Gets a Storyline

‘Mad Men’s’ First Black Character Finally Gets a Storyline

by Jamilah King on April 21 2014, 11:06AM

And it only took seven seasons.

Topics: Culture

'Boondocks' Creator Aaron McGruder to Produce New Show Called 'Black Jesus'

‘Boondocks’ Creator Aaron McGruder to Produce New Show Called ‘Black Jesus’

by Jamilah King on March 12 2014, 11:30AM

The show will debut later this year on “Adult Swim.”

Topics: Culture

Coca-Cola's Long Culture War

Coca-Cola’s Long Culture War

by Jeff Chang on February 5 2014, 7:00AM

The company’s Super Bowl ad stirred the ire of English-only trolls. But radical, it ain’t.

Topics: Arts & Culture, Media

'The Boondocks' Season 4 Has an Official Air Date

‘The Boondocks’ Season 4 Has an Official Air Date

by Jamilah King on January 21 2014, 11:20AM

And all is right in the world again.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Q-Tip Teams Up With Leonardo DiCaprio for Native Tongues TV Series

Q-Tip Teams Up With Leonardo DiCaprio for Native Tongues TV Series

by Jamilah King on January 10 2014, 1:26PM

The Golden Era of hip-hop is making its way to a TV screen near you.

Topics: Arts & Culture

TV's (Slowly) Widening Race Lens

TV’s (Slowly) Widening Race Lens

by Teresa Wiltz on December 20 2013, 7:00AM

2013’s a reminder that TV has never been better. It’s even getting a little better on race. A little.

Topics: Arts & Culture

Seth Green Insists 'Dads' Isn't Racist, It's Just Comedy

Seth Green Insists ‘Dads’ Isn’t Racist, It’s Just Comedy

by Jamilah King on September 19 2013, 2:10PM

But people who’ve watched the trailer disagree.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Lifetime Says 'Devious Maids' Is a Hit, Renews Second Season

Lifetime Says ‘Devious Maids’ Is a Hit, Renews Second Season

by Jamilah King on August 14 2013, 9:19AM

Will you be watching?

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Sherri Shepherd Fuels Rumors 'The View' May Add Latina

Sherri Shepherd Fuels Rumors ‘The View’ May Add Latina

by Jorge Rivas on May 13 2013, 1:02PM

ABC’s “The View” may be adding an exotic kind of Latina: A republican Latina.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Shonda Rhimes on TV's Lack of Diversity: 'I Think It's Sad and Weird'

Shonda Rhimes on TV’s Lack of Diversity: ‘I Think It’s Sad and Weird’

by Jamilah King on May 9 2013, 4:14PM

The most powerful woman in television has a lot to say. And she’s so on point.

Topics: /NOW

Magic Johnson's TV Network Launching All Black 'The View' Like Talk Show

Magic Johnson’s TV Network Launching All Black ‘The View’ Like Talk Show

by Jorge Rivas on April 30 2013, 1:00PM

Magic Johnson’s cable network “Exhale” is launching a talkshow similar to “The View” that will be co-hosted by five black women.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Watch Rubio's Recycled Talking Points on Immigration

Watch Rubio’s Recycled Talking Points on Immigration

by Jorge Rivas on April 15 2013, 11:49AM

The Daily Beast compiled a video sequence that illustrates how Rubio recycled his talking points over and over.

Topics: /NOW

Jamie Foxx Wears Trayvon Martin, Sandy Hook Shirt to MTV Movie Awards

Jamie Foxx Wears Trayvon Martin, Sandy Hook Shirt to MTV Movie Awards

by Jorge Rivas on April 15 2013, 10:57AM

Foxx wore the Trayvon Martin t-shirt just weeks before his killer goes to trial.

Topics: Criminal Justice, /NOW

Number of Asian and Latino Writers for TV Are Up

Number of Asian and Latino Writers for TV Are Up

by Jorge Rivas on March 27 2013, 12:33PM

The number of Asian and Latino writers is up. But black writers saw the lowest percentage increase.

Topics: Media, /NOW

ColorOfChange Launches Petition Urging Fox to Cancel 'Cops'

ColorOfChange Launches Petition Urging Fox to Cancel ‘Cops’

by Jorge Rivas on March 22 2013, 1:45PM

In the email sent to members, ColorOfChange said the “stakes couldn’t be higher” considering “the real-world backdrop of an American culture that views young men like Trayvon Martin and Jordan Russell Davis with suspicion.”

Topics: Media, /NOW

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