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Bernie Worrell: The Most Influential Keyboardist You've Probably Never Heard Of

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Ron White, left, and Imogen Poots star in Showtime's Roadies. Katie Yu/Showtime hide caption

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Backstage, Passable: Real Roadies Have Real Quibbles With Showtime's 'Roadies'

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TV Review: HBO's 'Any Given Wednesday'

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Merle Dandridge stars as Grace Greenleaf, who returns to her family's megachurch after 20 years away — and gets caught up in a swirl of secrets and lies. Guy D'Alema/Oprah WInfrey Network/Lionsgate Films hide caption

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Oprah's New Show, 'Greenleaf,' Is Megachurch Melodrama

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Late Night Hosts Respond To Orlando Tragedy With Heartfelt Monologues

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Tony Shalhoub shines as an alcoholic senator in CBS's BrainDead. CBS hide caption

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Summer TV Preview: Which Shows Are Worth Staying Indoors?

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'O.J.: Made In America' Charts Simpson's Rise And Fall

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Review: UnREAL Soars By Going Where Real-Life Reality TV Fears To Tread

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'Top Gear' Returns With New Hosts On BBC America

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Malachi Kirby and Emayatzy Corinealdi in the new production of Roots. Steve Dietl hide caption

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A Modern 'Roots' For An American Society Still 'Based On The Color Line'

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The Late Late Show host James Corden performs in a Hamilton parody, as CBS and other networks present their fall lineups at this year's upfronts. CBS Photo Archive/CBS via Getty Images hide caption

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TV Networks Hope To Lure Advertisers At Annual 'Upfronts'

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Which TV Shows Will Be Back Next Year?

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Handler Says 'Chelsea' On Netflix Will Break Every TV Talk Show Rule

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Chadwick Boseman's Black Panther debuted in Captain America: Civil War. He'll get his own movie in 2018. Zade Rosenthal/Marvel hide caption

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2016: Age Of The On-Screen Black Superhero

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