Pasadena, CA — On the Television Critics Association’s Winter Press Tour, TV One introduced its premiere 2019 programming lineup for the cable network and its lately launched digital community, CLEO TV.
Kicking off the morning, the nominees for the NAACP Picture Awards 50th Anniversary present have been introduced by the President of the NAACP, Derrick Johnson, Logan Browning (Pricey White Individuals) and Winston Duke (Black Panther).
Netflix led the nominations within the Television classes with 22 nominations and had four movie nominations followed by HBO and ABC with 20 and 18 respectively. Marvel led the movement picture class with 13 nominations followed by Annapurna with 11 nominations. Within the recording categories, RCA leads with 11 nominations followed by Interscope with 8 nominations and Atria led the literary class with 4 nominations.
NAACP’s official nomination release and full listing of nominees is accessible on its website. The NAACP Picture Awards will air on TV One stay from the Dolby Theater in Hollywood Saturday, March 30 at 9 p.m. ET/eight CT.
Introduced by Alfred Liggins, III, Chairman and CEO of Urban One, Inc., and Chief Government Officer of TV One; Michelle Rice, TV One and CLEO TV Basic Manager, Robyn Greene Arrington, TV One Vice President of Unique Programming and Production, and Dexter Cole, Senior Vice President of Program Scheduling and Acquisitions, TV One highlighted the network’s upcoming unique programming. Actor and REACH Media syndicated radio character D.L. Hughley introduced his new primetime speak show, THE D.L. HUGHLEY SHOW, set to premiere in March, featuring tales relevant to a quickly evolving African American group.
Moreover, the session also highlighted the edgy autobiographical hit collection UNCENSORED, premiering Monday, March four at 10 p.m. ET, and presenting first individual accounts of right now’s most notable personalities, including Tasha Smith. TV One also unveiled a brand new slate of unique films set to debut later this yr, together with THE BOBBY DEBARGE STORY and LOVED TO DEATH.
Lately launched way of life and entertainment network concentrating on millennial and Gen X ladies of colour, CLEO TV, introduced three new unscripted collection together with a cooking show titled NEW SOUL KITCHEN with Chef Jernard Wells and Chef Porsche Thomas. CLEO TV’s way of life collection embrace LIVING BY DESIGN WITH JAKE AND JAZZ, a house redesign show with a culinary twist that includes sibling duo Jake and Jazz Smollett, and LENS OF CULTURE which is a short-form collection hosted by world-travelers and influencers Tai Beauchamp and Elton Anderson. Dexter Cole, TV One Senior Vice President of Program Scheduling and Acquisitions, introduced the Daytime Emmy(R)-nominated “coming of adulthood” scripted collection GIANTS that was created by actor, author and director James Bland.
Details on TV One’s returning collection and CLEO TV’s upcoming programming slate are included under.
New TV ONE Unscripted Unique Programming:
THE D.L. HUGHLEY TALK SHOW
THE D.L. HUGHLEY TALK SHOW is a new speak present that dives head first into scorching subjects of the day and dishes on the newest information, leisure, popular culture and what’s trending in social media. Shot in a extremely stylized studio, the look and feel of the show is patterned after a standard radio present, tailored for television. All the time insightful and informative, D.L. and his co-host Jasmine Sanders use humor to deliver all the things from onerous information to lighter fare. The show is a hybrid of D.L.’s present radio show and recent content material created specifically for a late night time audience. THE D.L. HUGHLEY SHOW is produced for TV One by Pygmy Wolf Productions with D.L. Hughley and KP Anderson serving as Government Producers. Charlie Gerencer serves as Co-Government Producer and Jade Mills serve as Government in Cost of Manufacturing. From TV One, Susan Henry and Regina Thomas are Government Producers in Cost of Manufacturing, Donyell McCullough is Senior Director of Talent & Casting for TV One and Robyn Greene Arrington is Vice President of Unique Programming and Manufacturing.
Renewed TV ONE Unscripted Unique Programming:
TV One’s common docu-series that focuses on the intimate lives of the most important stars in entertainment, sports activities and popular culture is again for an additional season. UNCENSORED takes a deep dive into your favorite personalities as they reveal secrets and techniques to their success, the obstacles they’ve faced, and the work they’ve needed to overcome. UNCENSORED is produced for TV One by Eric Tomosunas (Government Producer), Keith Neal (Government Producer), Paul Hall (Showrunner), and Jay Allen (Supervising Producer) of Swirl Films. For TV One, Jason Ryan is Government Producer in Charge of Production, Donyell McCullough is Senior Director of Expertise & Casting and Robyn Greene Arrington is Vice President of Unique Programming and Manufacturing.
New TV ONE Unique Films:
THE BOBBY DEBARGE STORY
The film explores the life of Bobby DeBarge, the former lead singer of the 70’s R&B/Funk Band Change. The eldest sibling of the world-famous pop group DeBarge found his life in peril as he struggled with fame and fortune while dealing with the reminiscences of his dysfunctional childhood. The movie is slated to debut in June 2019. THE BOBBY DEBARGE STORY is produced for TV One by Swirl Movies. Eric Tomosunas and Teri Debarge are Government Producers. Government Producers in Cost of Manufacturing for TV One are Karen Peterkin and Jason Ryan. Donyell McCullough is Senior Director of Talent & Casting and Robyn Greene Arrington is Vice President of Unique Programming and Production.
LOVED TO DEATH
Impressed by TV One’s true crime programming, LOVED TO DEATH follows a newly engaged couple whose lives are minimize brief when they’re instantly gunned down by a crazed gunman at a toll sales space. Upon meeting and falling in love with Chuck Everette, Deborah Ross leaves a long run abusive relationship with Nathan Burris to be with him. Just as their life is about to start out, the two are all of a sudden gunned down at Deborah’s job as a toll sales space operator. LOVED TO DEATH is produced for TV One by Asylum and written by Chad Quinn. David Rimawi is the Government Producer and David Michael Latt is Producer. The movie is directed by Lee Davis with Scotty Mullen as Casting Director. For TV One, Karen Peterkin is the Government Producer In Cost of Manufacturing, Donyell McCullough is Senior Director of Expertise & Casting and Robyn Greene Arrington is Vice President of Unique Programming and Production.
Unscripted CLEO TV Unique Programming:
JUST EATS WITH CHEF JJ
Throughout this half-hour cooking-talk present, viewers get to hang around with Harlem’s personal culinary wiz, Chef JJ Johnson, as he prepares meals from his kitchen and entertains his movie star pals. JUST EATS WITH CHEF JJ was produced for TV One by Powerhouse Productions with Sonia Armstead and Rochelle Brown. For TV One, Tia A. Smith and Jason Ryan are the Government Producers in Cost of Production and Robyn Greene Arrington is Vice President of Unique Programming and Manufacturing.
NEW SOUL KITCHEN
On this short-form cooking present with a twist, hosts Chef Jernard Wells and Porsche Thomas serve up wholesome and various takes on consolation meals. NEW SOUL KITCHEN was produced for TV One by Powerhouse Productions with Sonia Armstead and Rochelle Brown. For TV One, Tia A. Smith and Jason Ryan are the Government Producers in Cost of Production and Robyn Greene Arrington is Vice President of Unique Programming and Production.
LIVING BY DESIGN WITH JAKE AND JAZZ
Throughout this half-hour present, sibling duo Jake and Jazz Smollett workforce as much as rework dwelling, work, and play areas of millennial families in this new way of life collection. LIVING BY DESIGN WITH JAKE AND JAZZ was produced for TV One by Powerhouse Productions with Sonia Armstead and Rochelle Brown. For TV One, Gold Morgan and Susan Henry are Government Producers in Cost of Production and Robyn Greene Arrington is Vice President of Unique Programming and Manufacturing.
LENS OF CULTURE
This short-form collection hosted by world-travelers and influencers Tai Beauchamp and Elton Anderson is a food, culture and travel information for black millennials. LENS OF CULTURE was produced for TV One by Powerhouse Productions with Sonia Armstead and Rochelle Brown. For TV One, Karen Peterkin and Regina Thomas are the Government Producers in Charge of Production and Robyn Greene Arrington is Vice President of Unique Programming and Production.
Scripted CLEO TV Acquired Programming:
This Daytime Emmy-nominated scripted collection – created by actor, author and director James Bland – is a coming-of-adulthood drama originally streamed on “Insecure” creator Issa Rae’s YouTube channel. It follows the lives of three Black millennials every battling their very own internal giants as they strategy the age of 30.
Nominations for the 50th Annual NAACP Image Awards:
For full record of nominees, please visit the NAACP Image Awards web site: https://naacpimageawards.net