‘Jackie’s Back’ diva Jenifer Lewis is back and ready to take over your screens!  Already leaving her mark in movies and television, now the comedienne has her sights on the web in her new scripted web series ‘Jenifer Lewis & Shangela‘.

With co-star Shangela (of Rupaul’s Drag Race), Lewis is bringing the laughs to Youtube in the series already winning rave reviews from the critics.  As its first episode premiered today (Wednesday, September 5th), get a glimpse into the action above.

For more information, visit the show’s web page here.

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September 10th marks the long awaited return of hit series ‘Basketball Wives LA‘, one year after its first season debuted with record breaking viewing figures.

Welcoming two new cast members- including former ‘CandyGirls‘ star Brooke Bailey– the second season received somewhat of a promo boost this week when the cast spoke to Hip Hollywood on what fans can expect this time around.

Especially, with reports of a ‘No Fighting‘ rule set in place by its network VH1.

Watch the ladies address the matter above and weigh in below…

Kerry Washington‘s hit ABC show ‘Scandal’ returns for a titillating second season on September 27th.

After the twists, turns, and all-round epicness of its premiere season, we’ll definitely be tuning in. Will you?

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The Wendy Williams Show is set to return for its fourth season in a matter of weeks and so as to drum up buzz, Ms. Williams herself stopped by Wild 49.9 for a chit-chat.

Never one to hold her tongue, the talk show diva dished on changes to her show, her husband’s rumored sex tape, the secret to her longevity, and much more. Check out the interview above…and when done CLICK HERE to read our interview with Wendy!

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They may have started out as friends, but as last week’s ‘Love & Hip Hop ATL Reunion: Part 1′ proved, there’s no love lost between cast mates Rasheeda and K. Michelle.

Now, after accusing the singer of fabricating allegations of abuse against former BET personality Memphitz, Rasheeda has taken to radio show ‘The Breakfast Club‘ to launch further attacks on her- admitting, she wish she had slapped during the taping of the reunion.

Explosive interview above…

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On September 16th, VH1 welcomes the return of their ‘Behind The Music’ series, following its ground breaking last season which held appearances from Missy Elliott and Nas.

This time around, fans can look forward to tell all episodes from the likes of P!nk, Nicole Scherzinger, Carrie Underwood, T.I, Ne-Yo and Pop treasure Toni Braxton.

Peep the preview above, and share your thoughts below…

The day True Blood fiends have been dreading is now- believe it or not- only hours away.

Yes, after a well received run on a critical and ratings tip, the show’s fifth season is now drawing to a close.  Now check out the extended trailer for its final episode , courtesy of HBO below…


Much like ‘The Game’ switcheroos that left fans in the dark earlier this summer, many were shocked to learn that last week, Tracee Ellis Ross – lead star of BET‘s hit family comedy ‘Reed Between the Lines’ – made a very unexpected departure.  The show, recently renewed for its second season, was in gears to pick up where season 1 left off – chronicling love life of Ross’s character Dr. Carla Reed and husband Dr. Alex Reed (Malcolm Jamal Warner).

Initially mum on the topic, now Ross has taken to Essence.com to shed light on what caused her sudden departure:

“It was that BET hadn’t decided if they were picking up the show yet or not,” says Ross. “During that time when they didn’t know, I was offered a really amazing pilot for NBC, and BET graciously allowed me to go and do it. But it’s not because I wanted to leave.”

The former Girlfriends’ actress continued by saying:

“I love Reed Between the Lines, I believe in it. There is a chance I’ll go back, always. There’s nothing weird about it.”

No premiere date has been set for season 2 of the show.  It is, however, expected to be one of many filling out BET‘s highly anticipated 2013 lineup.

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Peep what happened when That Grape Juice caught up with Hip-Hop megastar “Nicki Minaj“!

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Their Miami counterparts may not be worth watching, but it seems the ladies of Basketball Wives LA are gearing up for an unmissable season 2 later on this year.

Set to launch September 10th on VH1, the show’s second season welcomes former ‘Candy Girls‘ star Brooke Bailey and picks up from its explosive last season– which waved goodbye

Peep its trailer below, and let us know what you think…


The cast and crew of VH1’s hit series ‘Single Ladies’ have much to celebrate today as news has been shared that the LisaRaye Mccoy-led show will be renewed for a third round of laughs, loves, fashions, and dramas.

As fans anxiously await the show’s season 2 finale next week, the Queen Latifah produced sitcom is already hard at work gearing up episodes for 2013.  Boasting a cast filled out by beauties Denise Vasi and Charity Shea, this season‘s gem of guest stars (including T.I., Paula Patton, and more) certainly helped the dramedy pull in an average of 3.2 million viewers weekly!

But, while we look forward to the new new…

Season 2 of ‘Single Ladies’ airs Monday, August 27 at 9PM ET/PT on VH1.  As always, you know you can catch the episodes right here on That Grape Juice TV!


Tidbit:  Read our interview here with the show’s star LisaRaye!


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Contrary to popular belief, the UK boasts its own thriving Urban scene. It’s one rich in rising talent, as showcased in hot new web series ‘Venus vs Mars’.

Written and produced by Talented & Young, the show centres of the life and love of lead character Venus, interweaving her “drama” with that of her equally troubled friends.

So what are you waiting for? Hit ‘Play’ to watch episode 6 (season 1 finale) of  what is shaping up to be a great show!

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