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Ready to Love Finally Gets A Love Connection: Mike and Ieashia Get Engaged!!!

America’s new favorite matchmaking series has finally struck reality show gold. When the Will Packer-produced Ready to Love premiered last year on the OWN network, many people rolled their eyes at the idea of a Black version of “The Bachelor” receiving real estate on Oprah Winfrey’s much-coveted and revered network. “Oh my goodness, why do we need […]

[WATCH] New Clip From Will Packer’s ‘Ready to Love’ on OWN

[WATCH] New Clip From Will Packer's 'Ready to Love' on OWN

Are there any Ready to Love fans in the house? Well you’re tuned in for a treat on the upcoming episode. The guys are surprised when their ex-girlfriends go out on dates with them and their new love interests. The women learn more about the men than they were ready for. At the end, one […]

David Makes Man is Owns Most Dangerously Hip-Hop Show

David Makes Man is dangerous. True it is a charming show, with a brilliantly talented cast and production team (executively produced by Michael B. Jordan and Tarell Alvin McCraney).  It has the stamp of Queen Mother Oprah Winfrey and has enjoyed critical acclaim… but on a visceral level it is a dangerous series because it […]

OWN Drops Season 4 ‘Queen Sugar’ Trailer

Oprah Winfrey’s OWN network has released the trailer for the fourth season of the hit drama Queen Sugar, and it looks like this installment of the television series will be better than ever. The Bordelon family is dealing with all kinds of drama as Nova (Rutina Wesley) gains fame for her best-selling,  tell-all memoir that […]

‘The Haves And The Have Nots’ Returns For Its Sixth Season

All the drama will be back as Tyler Perry’s prime time soap opera, The Haves and the Have Nots will return to the Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN) for its sixth season. The series follows three families and their lifestyles as they intersect with one another in Savannah, Georgia: the rich and powerful Cryer and Harrington families […]

Couples Chose Between ‘Family or Fiance’ on OWN’s Reality Show

OWN Network’s Family or Fiancé is a new reality show that chronicles the ups and downs of eight engaged couples who bring their disagreeing families together to spend three days under one roof for some intense interactions. Interestingly, some families are meeting the potential spouses of their children for the first time. Up against a […]

Season 4 of ‘Queen Sugar’ to Premiere on June 12th

After a long wait, Ava DuVernay’s Queen Sugar will make its return for its fourth season on OWN Wednesday, June 12. Filling out the cast are new additions Erica Tazel and Kendall Clark who will be joining as recurring guest stars. Walter Perez will now be a series regular. Deadline reports that the new season […]

DMX Wants to Return to Iyanla Vanzant’s ‘Fix My Life’

DMX Wants to Return to Iyanla Vanzant's 'Fix My Life'

Back in 2013, DMX stormed off the set of Iyanla Vanzant’s Fix My Life. Things escalated very quickly and the rapper told Vanzant “shut the f–k up.” But surprisingly, he wants a re-do, as per Page Six. “Earl — that’s what I call him — wrote us again,” Vanzant told Page Six. “The last thing […]

Tina Lawson Admits Blue Ivy Inspired Her Marriage to Richard Lawson

Tina Lawson Admits Blue Ivy Inspired her Marriage to Richard Lawson

Tina Lawson and her husband, Richard Lawson, recently appeared on OWN’s, Black Love, docu-series, where the wedded couple shared touching stories about the beginning of their love journey. Prior to getting married in 2014, the designer and mother to Beyoncé Knowles-Carter revealed that her granddaughter, Blue Ivy, was the first person to ask when were […]

Own Announces Fourth Season Renewal of Ava DuVernay’s Drama ‘Queen Sugar’

Own Announces Fourth Season Renewal of Ava DuVernay's Drama 'Queen Sugar'

OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network has announced that it has renewed for a fourth season Ava DuVernay‘s critically acclaimed original drama series Queen Sugar, from Warner Horizon Scripted Television. In addition, Queen Sugar co-executive producer Anthony Sparks will take the reigns as show-runner/executive producer for season four, continuing DuVernay’s intention of providing show-runner opportunities to those who have never before held […]

Tika Sumpter Joins ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ Movie as Female Lead

Tika Sumpter Joins 'Sonic the Hedgehog' Movie as Female Lead

From OWN’s TV show, The Haves and The Have Nots, actress Tika Sumpter is making her way to being the female lead in Paramount Pictures’ Sonic the Hedgehog movie. Sonic the Hedgehog is a video game franchise that has been around for decades. He is an animated speedy creature who is known for trying to defeat […]

Oprah Exhibit to Open at National African American Museum

Oprah Exhibit to Open at National African American Museum

The National African American Museum is honoring Oprah Winfrey with her own exhibit. “Watching Oprah: The Oprah Winfrey Show and American Culture” will showcase numerous video clips, interviews, clothing, personal photos and journal entries from the 64-year-old media mogul, as per  the Washington Post. “What’s interesting is the same way America thought about Walter Cronkite — […]

Checked Inn Shows That Brooklyn Is In The House

Brooklyn is always in the house… And this time, the house (that is the place to be) is in Brooklyn. Tuesday, November 21st at 10pm, Oprah Winfrey’s OWN meets with Bedstuy’s queen moguless, Monique Greenwood with her new show “Checked Inn”. Checked Inn is a docu-series that gives viewers a peek into the Greenwood’s Akwaaba […]