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Fred Schneier, Longtime Viacom and Showtime Executive, Dies at 95

Fred Schneier, who oversaw programming at Showtime, headed Viacom Pictures and produced films for his own banner, has died. He was 95. Schneier died Sept. 15 at his home in Los Angeles, his daughter, Diane Schneier Perrin, announced. In 1983, Schneier moved from New York to Los Angeles to support the launch of Showtime Networks […]

Roger E. Mosley, Actor on ‘Magnum, P.I.,’ Dies at 83

Roger E. Mosley, who portrayed Theodore "T.C." Calvin, the helicopter pilot and buddy of Tom Selleck's character, on all eight seasons of the original 'Magnum, P.I.,' has died.

Johnny Brown, Comedian, Singer and ‘Good Times’ Actor, Dies at 84

Johnny Brown, the easygoing actor, comedian and singer best known for portraying the housing project superintendent Nathan Bookman on Good Times, has died. He was 84. Brown died Wednesday, his daughter, actress Sharon Catherine Brown, announced on Instagram. “Our family is devastated. Devastated. Devastated. Beyond heartbroken. Barely able to breathe,” she wrote. View this post on Instagram […]

‘The Cuban’: Film Review

Cuban jazz sparks a life-changing bond between a dementia patient and his caretaker in 'The Cuban,' a drama starring Louis Gossett Jr.

Louis Gossett Jr., Shohreh Aghdashloo Starrer ‘The Cuban’ Lands at Brainstorm Media

Brainstorm Media has picked up the U.S. rights to Sergio Navarretta’s The Cuban, a coming-of-age drama starring Oscar winner Louis Gossett Jr. and Shohreh Aghdashloo.

Lena Waithe, Louis Gossett Jr. Tapped for American Black Film Festival Honors

Waithe will receive the Industry Renaissance Award, while Gossett will be presented with the Hollywood Legacy Award at the Feb. 23 ceremony.

‘Watchmen’: Regina King, Don Johnson, Tim Blake Nelson to Star in Damon Lindelof’s HBO Pilot

The 'Leftovers' grad is taking a "remix" approach to Alan Moore's beloved comic series, which has announced its six lead actors.

Louis Gossett Jr., Shohreh Aghdashloo to Star in Drama ‘The Cuban’

Ana Golja and 'Grey's Anatomy' actor Giacomo Gianniotti also topline the coming-of-age drama from director Sergio Navarretta.

‘King of the Dancehall’: Film Review | TIFF 2016

Nick Cannon wrote, directed and stars in 'King of the Dancehall,' a musical drama woven around the influential Jamaican dance scene, which also features Busta Rhymes.

‘Dragon Tattoo’ Star Michael Nyqvist Joins Laurence Fishburne in BET’s Nelson Mandela Miniseries (Exclusive)

The actor will play a former South African prime minister in the biopic, which also stars Orlando Jones.

Diversity Reigns as BET’s ‘Book of Negroes’ Dominates Early Round of Canadian Screen Awards

Take that #OscarsSoWhite — the Cuba Gooding Jr.-starring miniseries took home nine trophies in early prize-giving.

Oscars: Louis Gossett Jr. Says Diversity Is “Essential for Our Salvation”

"We're not going to get to this 'promise land' until we regard one another as part of the whole family. One family, one nation, indivisible."