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BPRW) NEW SEASON OF TYLER PERRY COMEDY SERIES “FOR BETTER OR WORSE” PREMIERES SATURDAY, JUNE 10 ON OWN

(Black PR Wire) LOS ANGELES – OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network’s popular comedy series from Tyler Perry, “For Better or Worse,” returns for its sixth and final season on Saturday, June 10 with two back-to-back episodes starting at 9 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. ET/PT.  The series’ most recent season was Friday night’s #1 original cable series for African-American women.

NEW SEASON OF TYLER PERRY COMEDY SERIES “FOR BETTER OR WORSE” PREMIERES SATURDAY, JUNE 10 ON OWN

In the final season of “For Better or Worse,” the zany group of friends are back and crazier than ever.  Angela (Tasha Smith) and Marcus (Michael Jai White) enter a new chapter in their marriage, Leslie (Crystle Stewart) and Joseph (Jason Olive) settle into their new marriage and Jennifer (Cocoa Brown) finds real love with Richard (Kent Faulcon).  Keisha (Kiki Haynes), Marcus’ baby mama and Richard’s ex-wife, continues to cause trouble for the group.

About Tyler Perry Studios

Tyler Perry Studios (TPS) was formed by actor and filmmaker Tyler Perry in the fall of 2008. The studio develops and produces motion picture films, in addition to drama and comedy television programming for the multi-platform U.S. television market. The 200,000-square foot studio lot is situated on the former Delta Airlines campus of more than 30 acres in the Greenbriar area of southwest Atlanta. The studio consists of five sound stages, a post production facility, a pond, a back lot, a 400-seat theater, a private screening room, and designated areas for entertaining and hosting events.  Since its opening, Perry and the studio’s 400 Atlanta-based employees have been hard at work in production of over fifteen films and five television series, with over 90 total episodes per year.  In 2015 TPS announced plans to expand operations with the acquisition of Fort McPherson, adding another 330 acres to create another major movie production studio lot.

About OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network

OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network is the first and only network named for, and inspired by, a single iconic leader. Oprah Winfrey’s heart and creative instincts inform the brand – and the magnetism of the channel.  Winfrey provides leadership in programming and attracts superstar talent to join her in prime-time, building a global community of like-minded viewers and leading that community to connect on social media and beyond. OWN is a singular destination on cable.  Depth with edge.  Heart. Star power. Connection.  And endless possibilities.  OWN is a joint venture between Harpo, Inc. and Discovery Communications.  The network debuted on January 1, 2011.  The venture also includes the award-winning digital platform Oprah.com.  For more information, please visit www.oprah.com/own and https://press.discovery.com/us/own/

29May
Entertainment

(BPRW) FREEFORM PULLS AN ALL-NIGHTER AND PICKS UP ‘COLLEGE-ISH’

NETWORK ORDERS 13 EPISODES OF THE SCRIPTED COMEDY STARRING ‘BLACK-ISH’’S YARA SHAHIDI FROM ABC STUDIOS; SERIES SET TO PREMIERE EARLY 2018 (Black PR Wire) Freeform, Disney’s young adult television...

28May
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Indie Soul Magazine Spotlight: Netflix’s THE DEFENDERS

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22May
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NAACP IMAGE AWARD NOMINATED ACTOR ANTONIO FARGAS GUEST STARS IN THE THIRD SEASON FINALE OF MANN & WIFE; AIRING TUESDAY, MAY 23 AT 9:00 PM (ET) ON BOUNCE

ATLANTA (May 22, 2017) – Popular NAACP Image Award-nominated actor (Antonio Fargas (Everybody Hates Chris, Starsky & Hutch) guest stars in the third season finale of Mann & Wife, world...

21May
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UMC – Urban Movie Channel Presents the Poignant and Powerful International Documentary, “The Man Who Mends Women”

May Highlights Also Include: #ThrowbackThursdays with Season 1 of Braxton Family Values; Military Drama Stand Down Soldier starring Jeryl Scott (The Walking Dead); 2016 American Black Film Festival...

30Apr
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ESSENCE KICKS OFF ITS #WOKEWONDERLAND SOCIAL MEDIA CAMPAIGN

  Essence wants you to realize your dreams for social change by joining its #WokeWonderland campaign. The brand first introduced its #Woke100 list—which honors the top 100 women activists and...

05Apr
Entertainment

TONY FAINE PRESENTS “SCANDALOUS HAIR TOUR” — AN ALL NEW ‘HAIR-LARIOUS’ STAGE PLAY DRAMA COMING TO THEATERS NEAR YOU!

Atlanta, GA (BlackNews.com) — This all new hit stage ‘hair-larious’ drama features soul rocking musical entertainment and a fun theatrical night of ‘hair-lariously’ funny comedy, and soul...

29Mar
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Work For Wendy — “The Wendy Williams Show” Is Hiring Interns for the Spring, Summer, and Fall

New York, NY — The highly popular Wendy Williams Show is looking for qualified, organized and professional interns in the New York City area who want to gain experience in television production. All...

20Mar
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RUBEN STUDDARD, THE FAMED AMERICAN IDOL WINNING R&B, POP AND GOSPEL SINGER, RELEASES POWERFUL NEW VERSION OF SAM COOKE’S CLASSIC, ‘A CHANGE IS GONNA COME’

BIRMINGHAM, March 20, 2017 – Ruben Studdard, the famed American Idol-winning R&B, pop and gospel singer, has released a powerful new version of Sam Cooke’s classic, ‘A Change is Gonna Come’...

20Mar
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(BPRW) OWN: OPRAH WINFREY NETWORK ANNOUNCES NEW SATURDAY NIGHT PROGRAMMING LINEUP PREMIERING IN APRIL

“IYANLA: FIX MY LIFE” RETURNS WITH ALL-NEW EPISODES SATURDAY, APRIL 15 AT 9P.M. ET/PT FOLLOWED BY THE SERIES PREMIERE FOR “THE BOOK OF JOHN GRAY’ AT 10 P.M. ET/PT (Black PR Wire)...

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