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‘Insecure’ Season 5: TV Review

The final chapter of Issa Rae’s acclaimed HBO series ties up loose ends and burrows more deeply into the friendship that started it all.

Kerry Washington-Produced Legal Drama Lands Series Order From Disney’s Onyx Collective

Disney’s Onyx Collective has greenlit its first scripted series. The recently launched brand, dedicated to releasing work from creators of color and underrepresented voices, has ordered Reasonable Doubt, a legal drama from executive producers Kerry Washington and Larry Wilmore and writer/exec producer Raamla Mohamed (Scandal, Little Fires Everywhere). The series, which will stream on Hulu, […]

Hollywood Flashback: Larry Wilmore and Bernie Mac Made History in 2002

Twenty years ago, Larry Wilmore had already earned two Emmy nominations for his work on In Living Color and The PJs, but it was his pilot episode of The Bernie Mac Show that struck gold. In 2002, Wilmore became the first Black writer to win the Emmy for outstanding writing for a comedy series. Wilmore […]

‘Amend: The Fight for America’: TV Review

Will Smith hosts a Netflix docuseries about the constitutional amendment that comprises “the center of the promise of America.”

Will Smith to Host 14th Amendment Doc Series for Netflix

The six-part series, "Amend: The Fight for America," is being billed as "a powerful, multimedia journey through American history that encourages viewers to question what a 'United States' really means."

“We Were Warped Out of Our Minds”: ‘In Living Color’ Stars Recall Fox Censors, Spike Lee’s Disdain in Dishy Oral History

Twenty-five years after the groundbreaking sketch show left the airwaves in a blaze of controversy and conflict, The Hollywood Reporter reunites the 'In Living Color' cast to reflect on series.

Larry Wilmore Exits ABC Studios Overall Deal for Four-Year Universal TV Pact

Larry Wilmore, the former host of Comedy Central's 'The Nightly Show' and a prolific scripted producer, has signed a sizable four-year overall deal with Universal Television. Wilmore is fresh off of a three-year pact with ABC Studios, whom sources say was among the outlets who pursued the producer and host for a new deal.

Larry Wilmore to Be Honored at Austin Film Festival (Exclusive)

Larry Wilmore is set to receive the 2018 Outstanding Television Writer Award at the Austin Film Festival this fall, the fest announced Tuesday.

Toronto: Glenn Close, Larry Wilmore, Armie Hammer to Keynote Industry Conference

'Veep' creator Armando Iannucci will also talk about the art of political satire at TIFF.

Larry Wilmore Joins Bill Simmons’ Ringer Podcast Network

Wilmore's upcoming guests will include Norman Lear, Bernie Sanders and Neil deGrasse Tyson.

Max Greenfield Hosts, Larry Wilmore Leads Panel at Ghetto Film School Screening

Chris Tucker and David O. Russell were among those gathered to honor high school filmmakers, aka "budding Steven Spielbergs," at a screening of GFS project 'Ghost of a Chance' at the Paley Center.

Critic’s Notebook: Milo Yiannopoulos Comes Across Like a Teddy Bear on His ‘Real Time With Bill Maher’ Appearance

The normally combative Maher misses an opportunity to truly spar with his right-wing, provocateur guest.