Posts Tagged: ABC

The Jeffersons Reboot Will Star Jamie Foxx & Wanda Sykes

The popular 1970’s hit show, The Jeffersons, ran for 11 seasons from 1975-1985. Depicting a black couple that started from the bottom and worked their way to the top in result of a running a successful cleaners business, The Jeffersons was relatable to some and a dream to others. Now, twenty plus years later the… Read more »

Foxx, Sykes Star in ‘The Jeffersons’ #Reboot!

In a tribute the the iconic TV writer & producer Norman Lear, the much beloved 70’s sitcoms, ‘The Jeffersons’ and ‘All in the Family” are coming back to TV for a special LIVE one-night #reboot special!   Lear, who created the original shows will be joined by Jimmy Kimmel to host the ABC prime-time special airing next… Read more »

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John Legend’s Production Company Signs With ABC

John Legend’s Production Company Signs With ABC John Legend’s Get Lifted Film Company has a new home. Legend has moved from Sony to ABC Studios. The company will develop scripted TV projects for all platforms. Get Lifted has already produced the WGN show Underground and the live production of Jesus Christ Superstar for NBC. Do… Read more »

Tika Sumpter Heads To “Black-ish!”

We’ve loved Tika Sumpter as Candice on Tyler Perry‘s “The Haves and the Have Nots”, and now we will get to love her on “Black-ish!” Sumpter will play Rainbow’s mother in a throwback episode that could also serve as the launch of a “Black-ish” spinoff. ABC is considering a prequel to the series that would… Read more »

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Malik Yoba to Reprise Role in New York Undercover Reboot on ABC

Malik Yoba to reprise role in New York Undercover reboot on ABC.  Detective J.C. Williams aka Malik Yoba is back! He will reprise his role in the reboot of New York Undercover. The show will pick up 20 years later with Williams overseeing the department and the next generation of detectives. Several old cast members… Read more »

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Possible Black-ish Prequel In The Works

One spinoff from the hit series Black-ish has already happened, but ABC is allegedly eyeing a pre-quel that will, in fact, be about Tracee Ellis Ross’ character Rainbow. During this upcoming season of Black-ish, the show’s producers have decided to air an episode that will feature flashbacks of Ross’ character as a teen. This episode… Read more »