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‘The Equalizer’: TV Review

CBS has handed the coveted post-Super Bowl slot to a reboot of the '80s TV series and Antoine Fuqua films, with Queen Latifah in the central role.

Queen Latifah, Gabrielle Union Help Raise Funds for The American Lung Association’s COVID-19 Action Initiative

Hosted by Queen Latifah and featuring appearances by Gabrielle Union and a performance by Katharine McPhee-Foster, the American Lung Association streamed its first-ever live digital fundraising…

Bettina Gilois, Emmy-Nominated Writer on ‘Bessie,’ Dies at 58

Bettina Gilois, an Emmy-nominated writer who worked on the screenplays for the Kevin Costner film 'McFarland, USA' and the Queen Latifah-starring HBO biopic 'Bessie,' has died. She was 58.

Harry Connick Jr. to Host Star-Studded Tribute to Essential Workers

'United We Sing: A Grammy Salute to the Unsung Heroes' — hosted by Harry Connick Jr. and set to air June 21 on CBS — will feature messages from Oprah Winfrey, Brad Pitt and Sandra Bullock, among…

‘Clarice,’ ‘The Equalizer’ and Chuck Lorre’s ‘B Positive’ Nab CBS Series Pickups

CBS on Friday handed out its first series orders, adding the Chuck Lorre comedy 'B Positive' as well as 'Silence of the Lambs' sequel 'Clarice' and a reboot of 'The Equalizer' to its 2020-21…

‘Hollywood’: TV Review

With 'Hollywood,' creators Ryan Murphy and Ian Brennan, working with writer-director Janet Mock, bring Netflix a hopeful but frustratingly naive alt-historical look at 1940s Tinseltown.

Queen Latifah-Led ‘Equalizer’ Reboot Nabs CBS Pilot Pickup

CBS on Monday handed out a formal pilot pickup to its reboot of the classic series 'The Equalizer.'

Preacher-Turned-Producer DeVon Franklin Inks First-Look Deal With Paramount

Paramount on Monday announced a first-look producing deal with preacher-turned-producer DeVon Franklin.

‘The Little Mermaid Live!’: TV Review

ABC's "hybrid format" live performance of Disney classic 'The Little Mermaid' spent more time replaying moments from the original film than staging a grand musical spectacular.

Queen Latifah to Star in ‘Equalizer’ Reboot at CBS

CBS is going back to the reboot well with a new version of its 1980s series 'The Equalizer,' with Queen Latifah set to play the title role.

Queen Latifah to Receive Harvard Black Culture Award

Music artist and actress Queen Latifah is among the honorees being recognized by Harvard University for their contributions to black history and culture.

Queen Latifah to Receive Harvard Black Culture Award

Music artist and actress Queen Latifah is among the honorees being recognized by Harvard University this year for their contributions to black history and culture.