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NAACP Image Awards Cut Daytime Drama Categories

The NAACP Image Awards came out today and many in the industry are buzzing about the absence of any categories related to daytime dramas. I called the NAACP Hollywood bureau, and a rep confirmed the daytime drama categories were out this year.

OWN Cancels Lisa Ling’s Documentary Series


The Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN) announced Wednesday it's cancelling Our America With Lisa Ling. The docu-series will conclude following its upcoming fifth season.

Our America was one of OWN’s original unscripted series, debuting in February 2011. The program focused on life in America. In a released statement, OWN President Sheri Salata said:
 
Over the past three years, Our America has cast a bright light into dark places, raised awareness of some of our country’s most controversial issues and provided a voice to those who are often not heard.