Official tumblr for www.clutchmagonline.com The digital destination for the smart, stylish and sexy woman.

OWN Announces Projects With Toni Braxton & Octavia Spencer

OWN Announces Projects With Toni Braxton & Octavia Spencer

OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network's 2011 TCA Winter Press Tour Cocktail Party - Arrivals

It looks as though Oprah Winfrey‘s OWN Network is gearing up for a great year of programming. On Wednesday, the network announced its upcoming lineup featuring Toni Braxton, Octavia Spencer, Justin Timberlake and Lady O herself.

With its first TV movie, Toni Braxton will star in  ”My Name is Love: The Darlene Love Story,” which airs in December. Braxton  will portray the  legendary backup singer…

View On WordPress

Sneak Peek: Zoe Saldana in ‘Rosemary’s Baby’ – Will You Be Tuning In?

Sneak Peek: Zoe Saldana in ‘Rosemary’s Baby’ – Will You Be Tuning In?

rosemarys-baby-poster-full

NBC just rolled out the first trailer for its upcoming ‘Rosemary’s Baby’ reboot, and it looks like a doozy. The film, which is a remake of the 1968 Roman Polanski classic, features Avatar star Zoe Saldana in the title role.

In the four-hour miniseries Rosemary Woodhouse (Saldana) and her husband move into an apartment in Paris that has a troubled history. After finally getting pregnant, Rosemary…

View On WordPress

Next Generation Reality Show Ideas

Next Generation Reality Show Ideas

Screen Shot 2014-03-30 at 11.31.03 AMReality television is in this strange stage right now where it is simultaneously dramatic and boring.  We have arguments and sometimes outright fist fights about the most juvenile topics known to man even though these are adults. The reunion shows typically play out the same way too. There will be at least one blow-up that was completely expected between two known adversaries and then you’ll get…

View On WordPress

Coming Soon: “Passing” The Comic Strip - When Race Is More Than Just Black Or White

Coming Soon: “Passing” The Comic Strip – When Race Is More Than Just Black Or White

newbk

Last summer, I got together with one of my best friends and writing partners, Danielle Belton and wrote a several scripts for a tv show idea. This was our baby. We nurtured it and through what seemed like a hundreds of rewrites and character sketches we were finally done. With the help of Mad Cow Productions‘ Madeleine Smithberg  (the co-creator of The Daily Show) and Sarah North, the show was…

View On WordPress

Shonda Rhimes & Viola Davis Team Up For ‘How to Get Away with Murder’

Shonda Rhimes & Viola Davis Team Up For ‘How to Get Away with Murder’

ViolaDavis

Looks like Shonda Rhimes will continue to dominate primetime for years to come. According to The Wrap, the Scandal showrunner is developing a new pilot around Oscar-nominated actress Viola Davis tentatively called, How to Get Away With Murder.

Davis will star as Professor Annalise Dewitt, in a legal drama that “centers on ambitious law students and their brilliant and mysterious criminal defense…

View On WordPress

Tracee Ellis Ross Lands ABC Pilot, May Head Back to TV

Tracee Ellis Ross Lands ABC Pilot, May Head Back to TV

image

Via Vibe

Via Vibe

One of our favorite girlfriends, Tracee Ellis Ross, may be heading back to primetime TV.

According to Deadline, Ross landed the starring role in an untitled ABC sitcom. The pilot, which was written by Kenya Barris (of The Game) andpreviously called Black-ish, will also feature Anthony Anderson, and will mark Ross’ return to TV since BET shelved her family comedy Reed Between the Lines.

View On WordPress

Bill Cosby’s Creating Another Family Comedy for NBC
It’s not exactly a Cosby Show reboot, but it sounds interesting….
It’s been over 20 years since…View Post

Bill Cosby’s Creating Another Family Comedy for NBC

It’s not exactly a Cosby Show reboot, but it sounds interesting….

It’s been over 20 years since…

View Post

Were You Feeling BET’s ‘Being Mary Jane’?
BET’s new drama Being Mary Jane premiered last night and had social networks ablaze. The show…View Post

Were You Feeling BET’s ‘Being Mary Jane’?

BET’s new drama Being Mary Jane premiered last night and had social networks ablaze. The show…

View Post

Were You Feeling Bravo’s ‘Blood, Sweet, and Heels’?
I know what you’re thinking: not another reality show. But unlike the multitude of Wives shows…View Post

Were You Feeling Bravo’s ‘Blood, Sweet, and Heels’?

I know what you’re thinking: not another reality show. But unlike the multitude of Wives shows…

View Post

Fusion: Maybe People Should Actually Wait For The Launch Of A Network Before Complaining About It?
Truth be told, I hadn’t heard of the Fusion Network, ABC News and Univision’s new network aimed at…View Post

Fusion: Maybe People Should Actually Wait For The Launch Of A Network Before Complaining About It?

Truth be told, I hadn’t heard of the Fusion Network, ABC News and Univision’s new network aimed at…

View Post