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New Sandra Bland Documentary Calls On World to 'Say Her Name'

The feature-length documentary follows Bland’s family as they try to answer the questions surrounding her 2015 death in police custody.

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Terence Nance Remixed Dozens of White Savior Scenes So You Don't Have To

The boundary-pushing artist behind HBO’s “Random Acts of Flyness” discusses his new multimedia project that skewers White savior tropes.

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Watch The First Episode of 'Random Acts of Flyness' For Free

HBO made the premiere episode of Terence Nance’s surreal series, complete with segments about Black love and survival, available to stream gratis.

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Kid Fury Lands Comedy With Gay Black Protagonist at HBO

The comedian and executive producer Lena Waithe will develop a series about navigating undiagnosed depression and the pressures of adulthood in New York City. 

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Terence Nance Commits 'Random Acts of Flyness' in Trippy Trailer

The filmmaker behind “An Oversimplification of Her Beauty” promises a free-association look at structural oppression and the media in his upcoming late-night series for HBO.

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Wyatt Cenac's New Late Night Show Explores America's 'Problem Areas'

“It felt like we could talk about something that, while it seems intractable, there are ways to make a difference that don’t just involve saying, ‘We’re going to wait for the midterms!’”

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Terence Nance Lands New Half-Hour Comedy Series With HBO

“Random Acts of Flyness” is the director’s first project for television.

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Issa Rae and Angela Flournoy Join Forces for HBO Family Drama

The series follows a Black family living in Los Angeles during the turbulent ’90s.

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Mahershala Ali Will Lead HBO's Third 'True Detective' Season

The Oscar-winning actor will portray Wayne Hays, an Arkansas state police detective investigating a crime in the Ozarks.

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RuPaul's 'Queen,' Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson's '2 Dope Queens' Heading to Small Screen

RuPaul will executive produce a series about his life for Hulu, while Williams and Robinson will adapt their comedy podcast into a limited-run HBO show.

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Guess Who's Coming Back for a Third Season?

Issa Rae got y’all.

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How #NoConfederate Became a Trending Clarion Call

Social media campaign creator April Reign on HBO’s forthcoming show, “Confederacy”: “We believe the time to speak up is now, before the show has been written or cast.”

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These 7 Tweets Sum Up Why HBO's 'Confederate' Announcement Pissed Off the Internet

The show, headlined by two White male “Game of Thrones” showrunners, has prompted criticism for its focus on an alternate U.S. where the South won the Civil War and kept slavery intact.

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Nnedi Okorafor's 'Who Fears Death' Series Finds Home at HBO

“Game of Thrones” creator George R.R. Martin will produce the adaptation of Okorafor’s 2010 post-apocalyptic novel about a Sudanese girl on a spiritual journey to understand her magical powers and avenge her mother’s rape.

Issa Rae in "Insecure."

The Insecure Season Two Trailer Just Dropped

It’s hella lit.

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LeBron James, Antoine Fuqua to Develop Muhammad Ali Doc for HBO

The late boxer and social justice activist’s family will partner with James and Fuqua to develop the still-untitled documentary.

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Larry Wilmore Signs Multi-Year Deal With ABC

“The Nightly Show With Larry Wilmore’s” namesake host will develop new projects and recruit new talent for the network where he helped develop “Black-ish.”

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Issa Rae's 'Insecure' Renewed for Second Season

The comedy series from the creator of “The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl” is one of three new HBO shows to get second-season renewals. 

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Watch the First Episode of Issa Rae's 'Insecure' for Free

The “Awkward Black Girl” creator’s HBO comedy officially debuted on Sunday. For those without HBO, Rae made the first episode available for free via her YouTube page.

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WATCH: Hilarious, Too Real Debut Teaser for Issa Rae's 'Insecure'

The “Awkward Black Girl” creator and star’s new series premieres on HBO this fall.