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March 3, 2015 - 0 Comments

Mike Epps has been tapped for the title role in Uncle Buck, ABC‘s single-camera comedy pilot based on the classic John Hughes film starring John Candy. Also cast in the project, from Universal TV and Will Packer Prods., is Nia Long. Like...

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February 27, 2015 - 0 Comments

As you already know, comedian and actress Cocoa Brown is ‘one funny Momma’! Cocoa is extremely busy with her acting career (The Single Mom’s Club, Ted 2, Acting Dead), as she is also promoting her...

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February 26, 2015 - 0 Comments

Meagan Good (Think Like A Man franchise) has signed on as the female lead in Fox’s drama pilot Minority Report, a sequel to the Steven Spielberg-directed movie set 10 years after the end of Pre-crime in D.C. One of the...

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February 24, 2015 - 0 Comments

In a pilot casting season “get”, Wesley Snipes is coming to television with a co-starring role opposite Strike Back’s Philip Winchester in NBC drama pilot Endgame. Also cast in the project, from Leverage co-creator John Rogers,Blacklist producer Davis Entertainment and Sony TV, is Damon Gupton. Described as a high-octane thriller...

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February 15, 2015 - 0 Comments

Under Armour is adding an A-list actor to its marketing roster while invoking a Greek philosopher and a literary giant for a new global campaign. The 19-year-old company says it will be its biggest ad...

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February 10, 2015 - 1 Comments

Somewhere in heaven I do think John Candy and John Hughes would approve. I am told that the new “Uncle Buck” TV pilot calls for something different– all African American actors to play the roles....

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January 27, 2015 - 0 Comments

CBS has ordered a drama pilot based on the “Rush Hour” action pic franchise starring Jackie Chan and Chris Tucker. The Warner Bros. TV pilot was written by comedy vets Bill Lawrence and Blake McCormick. “Rush...

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January 20, 2015 - 0 Comments

ATLANTA, GA (January 19, 2015) – Comedian and actress Cocoa Brown will headline her very own one-hour special as part of the third installment of Bounce TV’s popular, family-friendly original comedy series “Off The Chain.” “Off The Chain: Cocoa...

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January 15, 2015 - 0 Comments

ATLANTA (Jan. 15, 2015) — The premiere telecast of Off The Chain Presents: Rodney Perry on Tuesday, Jan. 13that 9:00 p.m. ET has become Bounce TV’s most-watched original to date.  The telecast delivered 256K Households (+64%*), 138K...

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January 13, 2015 - 0 Comments

As we mentioned several times, comedian Rodney Perry is headlining his own one hour comedy special on Bounce TV! Well, the new special debuts tonight  on “Off The Chain” at 9/8c. Check out a sample of...

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