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A Look At Tyler Perry's Complicated Legacy

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Did Last Night's Oscars Work As A TV Show?

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The Revs. Jesse Jackson (left) and Al Sharpton (center) and attorney Ben Crump during a press conference Tuesday following the verdict in the murder trial of former police officer Derek Chauvin in Minneapolis. Kerem Yucel/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Ken Burns speaks during the PBS segment of the Summer 2019 Television Critics Association Press Tour. Amy Sussman/Getty Images hide caption

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Filmmakers Call Out PBS For A Lack Of Diversity, Over-Reliance On Ken Burns

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Tina Turner's Life Explored In New Documentary

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Streaming Services Decide Whether To Put Advisories On Content That Hasn't Aged Well

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Courtney B. Vance, left, as C.L. Franklin, with Cynthia Erivo as Aretha Franklin, in a scene from the miniseries Genius: Aretha set at The New Temple Missionary Baptist Church. Richard DuCree/National Geographic/Richard DuCree hide caption

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Aretha Franklin Shines In, And Despite, The New Miniseries, 'Genius: Aretha'

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Zack Snyder directs Ben Affleck and Gal Gadot. Zack Snyder's Justice League is the director's 2021 cut of the 2017 film. Clay Enos/HBO Max hide caption

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Here At Long (Really Long) Last, 'Zack Snyder's Justice League' Is ... Not Bad?

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The Bachelor Finale Brings To Light Systemic Issues Within The Show

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On Monday's After the Final Rose special, bachelor Matt James revealed why he broke things off with Rachael Kirkconnell after photos of her at an antebellum South-themed party surfaced on social media. Craig Sjodin/ABC hide caption

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'The Bachelor' Finale Will Air As The Franchise Faces A Racial Reckoning

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