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After seven seasons playing zombie slayer Michonne on “The Walking Dead,” actress Danai Gurira departed the hit show in Sunday’s “What We Become” episode. Gurira revealed over a year ago her plans to leave the show, but this may not be the last time TWD fans see her in action. The actress and series showrunner Angela Kang […]

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A spinoff of the “Star Trek” franchise, “Star Trek: Discovery,” featured a historic first when Sonequa Martin-Green became the first Black female lead character of the show in 2017. Martin-Green, 34, was already known by fans of AMC’s zombie apocalypse smash hit, “The Walking Dead” for playing tough-as-nails Sasha. For “Star Trek: Discovery,” she’ll be […]

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It was mucho fun while it lasted, but Danai Gurira is done with her “The Walking Dead” character Michonne and is moving on. On Saturday, the actress/writer confirmed during San Diego Comic-Con that the upcoming 10th season will indeed be her last. “I can confirm this is the last season I will be on this amazing show. I am […]

  Known best for his roles in The Wire and The Walking Dead, Chad Coleman is the celebrity spokesperson for Date with Dad, an annual dads-and-daughters event taking place this weekend in his hometown of Richmond, VA. Coleman talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about what to expect this year and his involvement in the community […]

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Gotham, which already had a larger-than-usual 16-episode original order from Fox, has been picked up for six more episodes to bring its total to a full-season 22, reports Deadline.com. (Normally, shows get an initial order of 13, and add an additional nine (the back nine) if ratings warrant such a move.) Jada Pinkett Smith stars […]

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Ahead of its Season 5 premiere next month, The Walking Dead has announced the addition of Tyler James Williams (and 2 other Black actors) Variety confirmed on Wednesday. The Everybody Hates Chris alum will play a character named Noah, though no further details, including how long the character’s run will last, have been revealed. The […]