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VA. Lieutenant Governor Sues CBS For Gayle King’s Interview With His Accusers

Virginia’s Lt. Governor Justin Fairfax isn’t done fighting back against the sexual assault allegations against him. He is now suing broadcasting giant CBS for defamation. According to a report from Deadline, Fairfax filed a $400 million defamation lawsuit against the network because of an interview conducted by the now controversial Gayle King on CBS This Morning […]

CBS News Speaks Out in Defense of Gayle King

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It seems as though Gayle King hasn’t been on many’s good sides following her interview with Lisa Leslie. In the interview, King asks Leslie about the 2003 rape case of Kobe Bryant, which sparked a lot of controversies. Some viewers found King’s questions to be bad timing and disrespectful to the legacy that the former […]

Gayle King Signs Multi-Million Deal With CBS

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Like her best friend Oprah Winfrey, Gayle King knows how to secure the bag. It’s being reported that King will stay on at CBS after signing a new contract. King has reportedly doubled her salary to 11 million dollars a year Gayle King will be joined by Anthony Mason and Tony Dokoupil as co-hosts of […]

Tyler Perry to Host Aretha Franklin Special for CBS

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The Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin will be paid tribute by the Recording Academy in a grand fashion. It has been announced that film mogul Tyler Perry will be hosting a special tribute show on CBS in honor of the Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin. Aretha! A Grammy Celebration for the Queen of Soul will […]

CBS Exec Placed on Leave After Sexual Language Accusations

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Today, the CBS Corp announced that they have placed television executive Vincent Favale on leave after earlier allegations of using sexual and homophobic language resurfaced. The action was taken against Favale, who is a senior vice president of talent for CBS Television Studios after CNN reported on allegations made by nine unnamed sources on Wednesday. […]

Can Hip-Hop Learn Anything From The Fall of CBS Exec Les Moonves?

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Is anyone startled that Les Moonves stepped down from his position at CBS on Sunday? For decades, Les Moonves has blazed the type of career in television that is worthy of textbook inclusion. From his meteoric rise in the 80s to his ascension to Office of President of CBS in the 90s, he has set […]

Kevin Hart’s ‘TKO’ Moved to New Time Slot

Kevin Hart's TKO Moved to New Time Slot

The premiere of Kevin Hart’s new TKO: Total Knock Out will no longer be airing at 8 PM on July 11th, leading into Big Brother but will be following with the 9 PM time slot instead. It will resume it’s originally intended time next week at 8 PM. The show, produced by Mark Burnett and […]

Ava Duvernay Working on Series Addressing Police Involved Shootings

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A new report reveals that award winning producer, Ava Duvernay is producing a pilot with CBS for a new hour-long drama series. According to Deadline the series titled Red Line details the fallout from a police involved shooting in Chicago where a White police officer shoots and kills an African-American doctor. The Caitlin Parrish, Erica Weiss […]

Michael Jackson’s Halloween Special Doesn’t Have Any Black Cast Members

Michael Jackson's Halloween Special Doesn't Have Any Black Cast Members

Words by Ime Ekpo On Friday, October 27th, CBS is set to premiere something of an animated one-hour special in honor of Halloween titled, Michael Jackson’s Halloween. The plot involves two millennials, Vincent and Victoria who randomly meet on the night of Halloween and end up going on a  “magical adventure of personal discovery” in […]

CBS Makes Oprah Winfrey A Contributor For ’60 Minutes’

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Yesterday [Jan. 31st] CBS announced that Oprah Winfrey will contribute to several stories in the coming season of ’60 Minutes’. This new deal combines the most famous female talk show producer in the world with the most prestigious newsmagazine. It has not been released on the length of Winfrey’s deal. Jeff Fager, the executive producer of […]

Jennifer Lopez To Produce New Legal Drama For CBS

Jennifer Lopez is producing another television project. This week, Variety revealed the multi-talented actress, singer, dancer, and entrepreneur is executive producing a new legal drama for CBS. Her production company, Nuyorican Productions, is teaming up with Royal Pains alum Michael Rauch on the project. The show centers around identical twin brothers who are complete opposites. While […]