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Bounce TV will launch a new original series In The Cut in a special six-week summer series run Tuesday nights at 9:00 p.m. starting Aug. 25. In The Cut stars Dorien Wilson (The Parkers, Dream On), Ken Lawson (The Parkers) and also features Jackee Harry (Sister, Sister) and John Marshall Jones (The Smart Guy) along with special guest stars Vanessa Bell Calloway (Shameless), Golden Brooks (Girlfriends) and Chastity Dotson (Single Ladies).

Aug 18, 2015

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Tyrese at Samsung Studio LA. Photo by Jonathan Leibson/Getty Images

Aug 18, 2015

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Aug 18, 2015

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Hosted by Terrence 'J' Jenkins and KeKe Palmer, the 12th annual 365Black Awards will premiere on BET Networks Sunday, August 23 at 9:00 p.m. EST/8:00 p.m. CST. Pictured, Academy award-nominated filmmaker, Ava DuVernay accepts award from actor/rapper, Common alongside actress, Salli Richardson Whitfield  at the 12th annual 365Black Awards.

Aug 17, 2015

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"American Masters," THIRTEEN's award-winning biography series, explores the lives and creative journeys of America's most enduring artistic and cultural giants. With insight and originality, the series illuminates the extraordinary mosaic of our nation's landscape, heritage and traditions. Watch full episodes and more at http://pbs.org/americanmasters. (PRNewsFoto/WNET)

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The Newseum in Washington, D.C.

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