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Jennifer Lopez, Jane Fonda, Viola Davis Cover Variety’s “Power of Women” Issue

Variety unveils “Power Of Women” covers featuring Jennifer Lopez, Reese Witherspoon, Jane Fonda, Viola Davis, and Universal Pictures Chairman Donna Langley, who are being honored for their humanitarian efforts.

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Watch: First Trailer for Lifetime’s ‘Aaliyah: The Princess of R&B’

Lifetime has unveiled the first trailer for its controversial original television movie ‘Aaliyah: The Princess of R&B,’ starring Alexandra Shipp.

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Whitney Houston’s Mother: “Please please let her rest”

Whitney Houston’s mom, Cissy Houston, has spoken out against the upcoming biopic about her daughter.

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Zendaya Says Morals Forced Her to Drop Out of ‘Aaliyah’ Biopic

Zendaya Coleman has spoken up about her reasons for dropping out of Lifetime’s Aaliyah biopic.

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Alexandra Shipp’s Casting as Aaliyah in Lifetime Biopic Won’t Change Family’s Gripe

Lifetime’s Aaliyah biopic is once again underway despite her family’s objections, as actress Alexandra Shipp has replaced Zendaya Coleman in the film’s lead role.

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Zendaya Out of Aaliyah Biopic, Lifetime Puts Production on Hold

Lifetime has revealed that singer/actress Zendaya Coleman will no longer play Aaliyah in the network’s biopic and production for the film is on hold.

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Zendaya Cast as Aaliyah in Biopic, Ignorance Flourishes

Zendaya’s casting as Aaliyah is making people say really stupid shit.

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Whoopi Goldberg, Tichina Arnold, Mekhi Phifer Cast in ‘A Day Late and a Dollar Short’ Film Adaptation

Terry McMillan’s 2001 Best Selling novel, ‘A Day Late and a Dollar Short,’ will be adapted for film with an all-star cast led by Academy Award, Tony, Emmy and Grammy winner Whoopi Goldberg.

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Watch: Trailer for ‘Trip to Bountiful’ Starring Cicely Tyson, Vanessa Williams & Keke Palmer

A film interpretation of Horton Foote’s 1953 play ‘The Trip to Bountiful’ will premiere on Lifetime on March 8th, starring Cicely Tyson, Vanessa Williams, Blair Underwood and Keke Palmer.

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Watch: Trailer for Lifetime’s ‘The Gabby Douglas Story’ Starring Regina King & Imani Hakim

Lifetime will kick off Black History Month with the premiere of ‘The Gabby Douglas Story’ on February 1st. The film stars Regina King, S. Epatha Merkerson, Imani Hakim, Sydney Mikayla, and the 18-year-old gold medalist herself.

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Watch: New Trailer for Lifetime’s ‘Devious Maids’ Starring Dania Ramirez, Roselyn Sanchez

Lifetime has premiered the first trailer for its new show ‘Devious Maids,’ starring Dania Ramirez, Ana Ortiz, Roselyn Sanchez, Edy Ganem, Judy Reyes and Susan Lucci.

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Watch: First Trailer for Lifetime’s ‘Twist Of Faith’ Starring Toni Braxton

Today we get our first look at Lifetime’s upcoming romantic tv film, Twist of Faith, which stars Grammy award-winner Toni Braxton, Mykelti Williamson (Forrest Gump) and David Julian Hirsh (Hawthorne).

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Picture Perfect: New Lindsay Lohan & Grant Bowler ‘Liz & Dick’ Production Photos

Lifetime has released a few new photos from its upcoming TV movie Liz & Dick, which was directed by Lloyd Kramer and produced by Larry A. Thompson. The film, set to premiere on November 3, 2012, stars Lindsay Lohan and Grant Bowler as the late Dame Elizabeth Taylor and her fifth and sixth husband Richard Burton.

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Lifetime’s ‘Steel Magnolias’ Remake Starring Queen Latifah, Phylicia Rashad & Jill Scott to Premiere in October

Lifetime will be remaking the 1989 classic ‘Steel Magnolias’ which originally starred Sally Field, Dolly Parton, Daryl Hannah and Julia Roberts. The new film, which now stars Queen Latifah, Alfre Woodard, Phylicia Rashad and Jill Scott will premiere on the network on Sunday October 7th, at 9 PM EST/8 PM CST.