<b>NOMINATIONS FOR THE 72ND ANNUAL EMMY AWARDS ANNOUNCED</b>
HBO'S "WATCHMEN" LEADS THE NOMINATIONS FOR THE 72ND ANNUAL EMMY AWARDS WHICH WERE ANNOUNCED ON JULY 28. THE EMMYS WILL AIR SEPT. 20 ON ABC TV.
NOMINATIONS FOR THE 72ND ANNUAL EMMY AWARDS ANNOUNCED

By: Lana K. Wilson-Combs

The nominations for the 72nd Annual Emmy Awards were announced on July 28. African-American actors/actresses snagged 35 of the 102 represented categories including lead, supporting and guest roles in limited series and television movies.

HBO’s Watchmen led with 26 Emmy nominations. Oscar winning actress Regina King (“If Beale Street Could Talk”) received an “Outstanding Lead Actress” nod for “Watchmen” and Oscar winner Louis Gossett Jr. was nominated for “Best Supporting Actor”...





<b>BROADWAY AT MUSIC CIRCUS POSTPONES 2020 SEASON DUE TO CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC</b>
"BROADWAY AT MUSIC CIRCUS POSTPONES ITS SUMMER SHOWS DUE TO THE COR0NAVIRUS PANDEMIC."
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BROADWAY AT MUSIC CIRCUS POSTPONES 2020 SEASON DUE TO CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC

Compiled By: Lana K. Wilson-Combs

Broadway Sacramento President & CEO Richard Lewis announced that for the first time in its 70-year history, Broadway At Music Circus will not produce a season of shows this summer due to the uncertainties and risks created by the Coronavirus pandemic.

The shows that were scheduled for the 2020 season—"Kinky Boots,” Rodgers & Hammerstein’s “Carousel,” Cole Porter’s “Kiss Me,Kate”, “Annie,” Monty Python’s “Spamalot” and “The...




<b>\"ANYTHING IS POSSIBLE-THE SERGE IBAKA STORY\"</B>
THE DOCUMENTARY "THE SERGE IBAKA STORY" MAKES ITS US PREMIERE AUG 1 ON CRACKLE. CHECK YOUR LOCAL LISTINGS FOR TIME.
"ANYTHING IS POSSIBLE-THE SERGE IBAKA STORY"

Compiled By: Lana K. Wilson-Combs

Produced by LeBron James' company, Uninterrupted Canada and Ouenzé Entertainment, the documentary, “The Serge Ibaka Story” airs Aug. 1 on Crackle TV (Check local listings for time) and follows the inspirational life story of Toronto Raptors' power forward, Serge Ibaka from the poverty-stricken streets of the Republic of Congo to the NBA championship.

As one of the only AVODs continually adding original and exclusive programming that uplifts, entertains, and inspires audiences, Crackle adds “Anything is Possible--The Serge Ibaka Story” alongside original and exclusive titles that can only be found on Crackle, including “Road to Race Day,” “On Point,” “Cleanin'...






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<b> NAACP AND CBS STRIKE MULTI-YEAR PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT</b>
NAACP AND CBS JOIN FORCES FOR TV, FILM AND DOCUMENTARY DEAL.
NAACP AND CBS STRIKE MULTI-YEAR PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT

Compiled By: Lana K. Wilson-Combs

CBS Television Studios and the NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) have reached an agreement on a multi-year partnership to develop and produce scripted, unscripted and documentary content for linear television networks and streaming platforms. The announcement was made by George Cheeks, President and CEO of the CBS Entertainment Group, and De