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‘Greenleaf’, OWN’s Megachurch Drama, Gets Season 2B Premiere Date

It’s been more than nearly two months since the midseason finale of OWN’s Greenleaf, and now the cable net has set mid-August for its return. The drama starring Merle Dandridge, Keith David and Lynn Whitfield focuses on the unscrupulous world of the Greenleaf family and their sprawling Memphis megachurch, where scandalous

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Tyler Perry Named TV Producer of the Year By ‘The Hollywood Reporter’; Talks Race in Hollywood, Bill Cosby, and Creative Freedom In Feature Interview

At his new Atlanta studio, THR's TV Producer of the Year opened up about his failure as a onetime used car salesman ("I couldn't dupe people"), the advice he got from Oprah and inclusion in entertainment: "I don't think Hollywood is black or white, I think it's green." (more…)

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Netflix Acquires Worldwide Streaming Rights to Oprah’s Megachurch Drama; Will Stream Season 1 of “Greenleaf” Beginning March 3

Ahead of its second season premiere which is set for March 15, Netflix has acquired worldwide streaming rights to OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network’s freshman drama series “Greenleaf,” the service announced Thursday, as part of an agreement between Netflix and series producer Lionsgate. (more…)

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Deborah Joy Winans Helps to Host “Greenleaf” Season One Blu-Ray/DVD Release Celebrations

Lionsgate hosted two celebrations in honor of the season one Blu-Ray/DVD release of the hit show “GREENLEAF.” In Atlanta, show star, Deborah Joy Winans, made a surprise appearance at the celebration held at Gocha Salon. Atlanta’s gospel music radio station, Praise 102.5, was on-site to lend support and give away

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Eddie Murphy and Britt Robertson Redefine Family in “Mr. Church”, Available On DVD October 25

Academy Award® nominee Eddie Murphy (Best Supporting Actor, Dreamgirls, 2006) and Britt Robertson (Tomorrowland) star in the heart-warming film Mr. Church, arriving on Digital HD and On Demand October 21 and on Blu-ray™ (plus Digital HD) and DVD (plus Digital) October 25 from Codeblack Films and Lionsgate. Currently in theaters, the

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Clint Eastwood and Tom Hanks’s “Sully” Is Unstoppable at the Box Office

What happened this weekend at the box office that yielded three stateside bombs? Those being Lionsgate’s Blair Witch (est. $9.65M, $5M production cost, mid-to-high $20M), Universal/Working Title/Miramax/StudioCanal’s Bridget Jones’s Baby (est. $8.2M, $35M production cost) and Open Road’s Snowden (est. $8M, production cost $50M). When films under-deliver, distribution executives love to blame tracking, and with this

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Want to Own “Greenleaf”? Season One of Hit Megachurch Drama Coming to DVD and Blu-Ray December 6th

Catch OWN’s biggest series launch in the network’s history, and this summer’s top new cable show, when the addictive family drama “Greenleaf” Season 1 arrives on Blu-ray (plus Digital HD) and DVD (plus Digital) December 6 from Lionsgate. Executive produced by Oprah Winfrey (Lee Daniels’ The Butler), and created by Emmy®-nominated

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Last Week’s Episode of OWN’s Megachurch Drama Series ‘Greenleaf’ Delivered the Most Watched Wednesday Telecast in Network History with 2.3 Million Viewers

The hit summer drama series “Greenleaf” delivered OWN’s most watched Wednesday telecast in network history last week (8/10) with 2.3 million total viewers and a 1.79 women 25-54 rating. It was also Wednesday night’s #1 cable telecast for women. (more…)

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