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Emmy winner Lena Waithe is expanding her partnership with BET by presenting a new dramatic series titled Twenties. It debuts on March 4 at 10 p.m. EST. 

Showtime has released the new trailer for its hugely popular dramatic series THE CHI.  In this third season, the series will feature the Emmy® winning creator (Queen & Slim, Boomerang) in a multi-episode arc as a Chicago mayoral candidate.

This season will also feature appearances from RHOA star Kandi Burruss, Power actress La La Anthony and STAR actor Luke James.

Emmy-winning writer #LenaWaithe has released the trailer for her thrilling, romantic drama Queen & Slim. It features Get Out star Daniel Kaluuya and screen virgin Jodie Turner-Smith.



This week’s edition of UPFRONT features the cast of Kenny Leon’s True Colors production of King Hedley II. The show is playing now through March 11 at the Southwest Arts Center. 

The Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) recently held its annual aTVfest and UPFRONT was there to capture some of the sights and sounds of the weekend including exclusive interviews with the cast of The Chi and Black Lightning