Pulse of Entertainment: ‘Magnum P. I.' Navy Seal is Back on CBS and Candice Bergen Is ‘Murphy Brown' Rebooted
"We want to bring the old fans to the new show and the new fans
to the old show," said Stephen Hill ("Luke Cage"), who plays TC in the new CBS reboot of "Magnum P. I.",
the best friend of ex-Navy Seal Private Investigator Thomas Magnum ("Jesse Stone"). Magnum lives in the guest house
of famed unseen novelist Robin Masters. "I called Roger E. Mosley (former TC) and he called me back! He said, ‘This
is your role'." The "Magnum P.I." reboot premieres Monday, September 24, 2018 at 9 p.m. ET
starring Jay Hernandez ("Six Degrees") as Thomas Magnum. The original detective series ran from 1980 - 1988 and
stayed at the top of the ratings for five straight years with Tom Selleck as Magnum (ex-Navy Seal private investigator), Roger
E. Mosly ("Hangin' With Mr. Cooper") as TC (ex-Marine helicopter charter service owner) and ...Read
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The 62 Emmy Award winning comedy series "Murphy Brown" gets a reboot
by CBS also with the top four actors returning with Five-time Emmy winning Candice Bergen ("Boston Legal") returning
as Murphy Brown. Candice, as with the original series, is also co-executive producer. "Murphy Brown" premieres Thursday
September 27, 2018 at 9:30 p.m. ET. "I wrote the script and handed it to Candice," said Diane
English, creator and executive producer of the original and reboot. "And I said let's do it,"
Candice added. "To be back there, we're just grateful. We moved the show to New York because that is where I am." The original "Murphy Brown" aired November 14, 1988 to May 18, 1998 with Bergen, as Murphy Brown,
a famous investigative journalist and anchor. This new version has Murphy as a host of her own cable morning show "Murphy
in the Morning." Her three co-workers return...Read
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WEtv Returns with Season Two of 'Growing Up Hip-Hop
Atlanta' Featuring Bow Wow
(Atlanta, GA) - "Growing Up Hip-Hop Atlanta" returns to WEtv on Thursday, October 11, 2018 at 9pm ET/PT
for season two. New season features Shad Moss (Bow Wow), Lil Mama and Masika Kalysha. Cameros from Jermaine Dupree, Da Brat
and MCLyte, with appearances by Kiyomi Leslie,Jhonnie Blaze, Shaniah Mauldin, Ayana Fite and Debra Antney.
Lyric Lewis Returns to the NBC's Comedy-Series 'A. P. Bio' for Season
Two in 2019
(Hollywood, CA) - Actress Lyric
Lewis returns for season two in 2019 of NBC's comedy series "A.P. Bio," which is executive produced by Lorne Michaels
and Seth Meyers. The series also stars Glenn Howerton and Patton Oswalt.
Lyric plays an outspoken, strong-willed, and hustling history teacher. She is a true scene-stealer and her comedic
timing is impeccable. Lyric also has a recurring role on FX Networks' "Baskets" and has been a part of FOX's "Brooklyn
Nine-Nine," Comedy Central's "Drunk History," the Netflix feature "Girlfriend's Day" opposite Bob
Odenkirk, and the CW reboot of "Mad TV."
Pulse of Entertainment covered the red carpet arrivals at the 25th Lil Miss African American Scholarship Pageant and interviewed
co-host Claudia Jordan ("Celebrity Apprentice," "Housewives of Atlanta") and pageant judges Roz Ryan ("The
Rickey Smiley Show") and Ella Joyce ("My Wife and Kids"). Watch coverage below!
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(Meridian, Miss) - Country Music Hall of Fame member and Mississippi native
Charley Pride, was honored with another industry accolade recently, celebrating his legendary career as a pioneering Country
musician. Pride was inducted into the Mississippi Arts + Entertainment Experience Hall of Fame class of 2018, on August 25th
in Meridian, Mississippi, along with four other recipients; singer-songwriter Jimmy Buffett, Photographer William Eggleston,
Writer and editor Willie Morris, and Blues musician Howlin' Wolf. Pride also received a 'Walk of Fame' star as part of the
Charley Pride was born in Sledge, Mississippi to a sharecropping
family, and was raised from humble roots on a farm. Pride's love of country music was fostered by Grand Ole Opry broadcasts
on WSM radio. He saved money for almost a year to purchase his first guitar at age 14 - a Silvertone model from Sears &
In 1966, Pride was signed by Chet Atkins to RCA Records,
where his gritty, Southern-accented baritone voice made him a superstar. Pride has received three Grammys, three Country Music
Association awards, an Academy of Country Music Pioneer Award, Country Music Hall of Fame and Grand Ole Opry inductions and
a Recording Academy Lifetime Achievement Award.
His 52 top-10 hits
include "Is Anybody Goin' to San Antone," "Mississippi Cotton Picking Delta Town," "Burgers and Fries,"
"Roll On Mississippi" and others.
The eighteen other Mississippi
artists inducted into the Hall are: painter Walter Inglis Anderson, writer William Faulkner, actor Morgan Freeman, writer
John Grisham, puppeteer Jim Henson, bluesman Robert Johnson, actor James Earl Jones, bluesman B.B.King, potter George Ohr,
entertainer Elvis Presley, opera singer Leontyne Price, musician Jimmie Rodgers, bluesman Muddy Waters, actor Sela Ward, writer
Eudora Welty, playwright Tennessee Williams, Entertainer Oprah Winfrey, and writer Richard Wright.
Charley Pride Tour Dates:. Sep 22 - Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino /
Salamanca, N.Y. Sep 28 - Dosey Doe (The Big Barn) / The Woodlands, Texas Oct 05 - The Welk Resort Theatre / Branson,
Mo. Oct 12 - Grand Ole Opry / Nashville, Tenn. Oct 13 - Grand Ole Opry / Nashville, Tenn. Oct 19 - Morse
Center / The Villages, Fla. Oct 26 - The Welk Resort Theatre / Branson, Mo. Nov 03 - Eisemann Center / Richardson,
Texas Nov 07 - TCU Place / Saskatoon, SK Nov 09 - Conexus Arts Centre / Regina, SK Nov 10 - Club Regent
Event Center / Winnipeg, MB Nov 18 - Wagner Noel Performing Arts Center / Midland, Texas Dec 01 - Jackpot Junction
/ Morton, Minn.
Be sure to follow Pride on Facebook and charleypride.com.
Charley Pride is celebrating more than 50 years as a recording artist, and his latest
album release, Music In My Heart. Pride has enjoyed one of the most successful careers in the history of country music and
is credited with helping to break color barriers by becoming the first black superstar within the genre. A true living legend,
he has sold tens of millions of records worldwide with his large repertoire of hits. A three-time GRAMMY® award and Recording
Academy "Lifetime Achievement Award" winner, Pride has garnered no less than 36 chart-topping country hits, including
"Kiss An Angel Good Morning," a massive #1 crossover hit that sold over a million singles and helped Pride land
the Country Music Association's "Entertainer of the Year" award in 1971 and the "Top Male Vocalist" awards
of 1971 and 1972. A proud member of the Grand Ole Opry, Pride continues to perform concerts worldwide and has toured the United
States, Canada, Ireland, The United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand over the last several years. For more information,
The MAX is a first-of-its-kind multimedia
tribute to the rich culture of creativity and the legacy of artists from all mediums who have called Mississippi home. The
immersive exhibits at The MAX take you behind the scenes at the birthplace of the stars. Visitors learn how Mississippi and
her people have influenced artists of all avenues and how these artists then influenced the world.