police brutality


Brooklyn Nine-Nine Star Terry Crews Says 4 Season 8 Eps Now Scrapped

Brooklyn Nine-Nine Star Terry Crews Says 4 Season 8 Eps Now Scrapped

Conversations about and protests against police brutality and systemic racism resulting from the killing of George Floyd continue across the country and around the world, requiring "police series" such as NBC's long-running comedy Brooklyn Nine-Nine to take a long, hard look at how they portray law enforcement Speaking to Access on Tuesday, star Terry Crews[...]

Watchmen Team Discuss Recreating 1921 Tulsa Black Wall Street Massacre

Watchmen Team Discuss Recreating 1921 Tulsa Black Wall Street Massacre

Damon Lindelof's Peabody Award-winning series Watchmen has been a focal point of HBO's Juneteenth weekend programming, with an emphasis on honoring those murdered in the 1921 Tulsa Massacre and the destruction of Black Wall Street as well as educating the nation on a tragic part of this nation's history that's been ignored. The cable network […]

The Rookie Season 3 Set to Address Police Brutality Policing Issues

The Rookie Season 3 Set to Address Police Brutality, Policing Issues

In light of the killing of George Floyd and the worldwide protests over police brutality and racism, broadcast networks, cablers, and streaming services are having to take a long and critical look at how the police, police work, and community interactions are being portrayed With ABC's The Rookie set to return for a third season[...]

MVP Discusses Police Brutality Lack of Accountability

MVP Discusses Police Brutality, Lack of Accountability

MVP also discussed police brutality in the wake of the George Floyd killing and subsequent protests from a unique perspective as a Black man who also comes from a family of law enforcement professionals Here's some of what MVP had to say on the subject."This is nothing new," MVP explained "This is something that's been[...]

Rest in Power: The Trayvon Martin Story: Paramount Network Releases Docuseries Trailer Sets July Premiere

Rest in Power: The Trayvon Martin Story: Paramount Network Releases Docuseries Trailer, Sets July Premiere

The reaction to the killing and subsequent trial would spark outrage and protests across the country; raising issues about racism, classism, police brutality, and gun control that the nation is still coming to terms with today.[caption id="attachment_877605" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Paramount Network[/caption]Rest in Power: The Trayvon Martin Story includes interviews, home videos, family photos, and[...]

Did ABC Pull Black-ish Episode over Political Creative Differences

Did ABC Pull 'Black-ish' Episode over Political "Creative Differences"?

Black-ish is a show that has spoken to all different types of people and brought them closer as a community and I’m so proud of the series.” - Kenya Barris https://youtu.be/LZbMlidjbugWhat impact those "creative differences" may have on the working relationship between ABC and Barris is still unclear; and most likely dependent on the extent of those[...]