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‘Counterpart’ and ‘Twin Peaks’ vie against U.K. entrants ‘Liar’ and ‘Peaky Blinders’ in the drama category. Hollywood TV producers on Thursday nabbed a slew of nominations for the Rockie Awards at the upcoming 39th Banff World Media Festival. The best drama category has American entrants in Sony TV’s Counterpart and CBS’ Twin Peaks, while the
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The comedy starring Yara Shahidi will return for a second, expanded season of 20 episodes after airing only four installments. Grown-ish star Yara Shahidi got quite the (happy) surprise Thursday at Freeform’s first-ever Freeform Summit event Thursday in L.A. Grown-ish creator/showrunner Kenya Barris surprised the young actress with news that the Disney-owned cable network had
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When ABC passed on its Black-ish spinoff about the Johnsons’ eldest daughter, Zoey, heading off to college, it was an easy decision for Freeform executives to pick up the series for their younger-skewing cable network. Freeform’s executive vp programming and development Karey Burke said it came down to something very simple: “Two words: Yara Shahidi,”
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Daniel Kaluuya, Frances McDormand, Laurence Fishburne, Tiffany Haddish and Lakeith Stanfield also earned acting nods. The African American Film Critics Association has unveiled its picks for the top films and TV series of the year, bestowing Get Out with the award for best picture of 2017. Jordan Peele’s horror-comedy also earned the awards for best
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“There’s no bridge to this conversation. We’re building up for a civil war,” the creator and showrunner told THR. Black-ish creator and showrunner Kenya Barris was planning on taking a “back seat” in the writing process of the show’s latest season, but then Donald Trump was elected president. “Watching my kids break down, watching my
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