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‘Brown Girls’: Andrew Lees, Omar Maskati & Natalie Dreyfuss Join Freeform Comedy Pilot

The Originals alum Andrew Lees, Omar Maskati (Better Call Saul) and Natalie Dreyfuss (National Treasure: The Book of Secrets) have landed series regular roles opposite Hina Abdullah and Punam Patel in Brown Girls, Freeform’s multi-camera comedy pilot written by Shilpi Roy and Nastaran Dibai. Brown Girls centers on the relationship between Rimmi (Abdullah), an Indian-American aspiring beauty vlogger, and Devi (Patel), a young woman who recently has emigrated from India…
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Brown Girls: Freeform Announces Scripted Comedy Pilot Cast

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Freeform has cast the lead roles in its Brown Girls TV show pilot. Punam Patel and Hina Abdullah will star in the title roles.Abdullah will play Rimmi. A fashionista, the character tries to ignore her heritage as she launches her makeup vlog. Patel will portray Devi. A family friend, the traditional young women has just moved to L.A.Read More…
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TV News Roundup: Freeform Casts ‘Brown Girls’ Pilot, Mariah Carey’s Reality Show Gets Supersized Premiere

TV News Roundup: Freeform Casts ‘Brown Girls’ Pilot, Mariah Carey’s Reality Show Gets Supersized Premiere
In today’s TV news roundup, more news for Mariah Carey’s reality show, Marlee Matlin is scheduled to appear on “Code Black,” Freeform’s “Brown Girls” pilot finds its girls and Sarah Hyland hosts the one-hour special “Lip Sync Battle Shorties.”

Dates

Mariah Carey‘s reality show “Mariah’s World” will premiere on both E! and Bravo for its first episode on Sunday, Dec. 4 at 9 p.m., giving the new series maximum exposure across the two networks. Following the premiere, the rest of the eight-part event series will air on E! Sunday nights. “Mariah’s World” gives an inside look at the superstar’s life, career and complicated personal relationships.

Casting

Freeform’s comedy pilot “Brown Girls” has cast its titular girls. Hina Abdullah will play Rimmi, a fashion-forward young woman trying to ignore her heritage and start a makeup blog. Punam Patel will play Devi, a woman who is confident but content with her traditional
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‘Brown Girls’: Freeform Comedy Pilot Finds Its Leads In Punam Patel & Hina Abdullah

Freeform and Aaron Kaplan’s Kapital Entertainment have cast Punam Patel, who was a regular on their comedy series Kevin From Work, as a lead in the companies’ latest comedy collaboration, the pilot Brown Girls. Hina Abdullah (The Last Ship) is set as the other lead in the multi-camera comedy pilot written by Shilpi Roy and Nastaran Dibai. Brown Girls centers on the relationship between Rimmi (Abdullah), an Indian-American aspiring beauty vlogger, and Devi (Patel), a…
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Mistresses: Yunjin Kim Not Returning for Potential Season 5

Mistresses: Yunjin Kim Not Returning for Potential Season 5
The doctor is out at Mistresses.

Yunjin Kim, who played series regular (and regular hot mess) Dr. Karen Kim for all four seasons of ABC’s frothy summer soap, will not return for a potential Season 5, sources confirm to TVLine.

RelatedMistresses Ep: Why We Killed Karen — Plus: Season 5 Theory Debunked

The news isn’t a huge shock, as the Season 4 finale kicked off with a funeral for Kim’s character, who ended the penultimate installment careening toward a balcony — and propelled by a broken heel — toward her suicidal nanny Lydia (Alanna Masterson).

News of Karen’s untimely demise seemed premature,
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‘The Jury’ Pilot Casts Hina Abdullah; Brenda Song Joins ‘Bunker Hill’

Hina Abdullah has been cast as a series regular in ABC's murder trial drama pilot The Jury, from Sony TV and ABC Studios. Written by VJ Boyd and Mark Bianculli and executive produced by Carol Mendelsohn, The Jury examines "the ultimate social experiment" that happens thousands of times a day in the U.S.: a person's fate is placed in the hands of 12 strangers. The series follows a single murder trial a season as seen through the eyes of the individual jurors, exploring the…
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Kevin Smith Rolls Out ‘Hollyweed’ Pot Comedy Project (Exclusive)

Kevin Smith Rolls Out ‘Hollyweed’ Pot Comedy Project (Exclusive)
Kevin Smith has wrapped production on “Hollyweed,” a half-hour comedy produced by FremantleMedia North America and StarStream Media, Variety has learned.

The project, written, directed by and starring Smith, is set in a Los Angeles cannabis dispensary. It follows two potheads, played by Smith and Donnell Rawlings (“Chappelle’s Show”), who battle a neighboring cookie magnate played by Kristin Bauer van Straten (“True Blood”) and enlist the help of a charming porn star played by Frankie Shaw (“Mr. Robot”), to help them navigate the ups and downs of managing a small business in their quest for profits and the perfect bud.

The half-hour episode was shot on spec with financing from FremantleMedia and five firms with ties to the booming cannabis industry: Weedmaps.com, a social media community for medicinal marijuana users; G-Pen (Grenco Science), a manufacturer of portable vaporizers; DNA Genetics, a pot seed company; Acme Elixirs, an organic cannabis oil company; and Raw,
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New Following Season 3,Episode 3 Official Spoilers,Description Revealed By Fox

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Recently, Fox delivered the new,official synopsis/spoilers for their upcoming "The Following" episode 3 of season 3. The episode is entitled," Exposed," and it turns out that we're going to see some very interesting and drama-filled stuff go down as tension starts to arise after Mark questions Daisy and Kyle's loyalties. Ryan brings to light a shocking revelation, and more! In the new, 3rd episode press release: Ryan will expose a shocking revelation. Press release number 2: After a devastating loss, Ryan, Weston and Max will aim to hunt down who is responsible and make them pay, leading Ryan to take a risk with deadly consequences. In the meantime, Mark is going to question the loyalty of Kyle (guest star Hunter Parrish) and Daisy (guest star Ruth Kearney), causing tensions to rise amongst the group. Guest stars feature: Paul Fitzgerald as Warren; Hina Abdullah as Paula; Ruth Kearney as Daisy; Hunter Parrish
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30 Minutes Or Less movie clips and behind-the-scenes videos!

Clips from 30 Minutes or Less, starring Jesse Eisenberg, Aziz Ansari, Danny McBride and Nick Swardson! The Ruben Fleischer comedy opens August 12th via Sony Pictures and also stars Michael Pena, Nick Swardson, Fred Ward and Hina Abdullah. Michael Diliberti and Matthew Sullivan wrote the screenplay. In the action-comedy 30 Minutes or Less, Nick (Jesse Eisenberg) is a small town pizza delivery guy whose mundane life collides with the big plans of two wanna-be criminal masterminds (Danny McBride and Nick Swardson). The volatile duo kidnaps Nick and forces him to rob a bank. With mere hours to pull off the impossible task, Nick enlists the help of his ex-best friend...
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30 Minutes Or Less movie clips and behind-the-scenes videos!

Clips from 30 Minutes or Less, starring Jesse Eisenberg, Aziz Ansari, Danny McBride and Nick Swardson! The Ruben Fleischer comedy opens August 12th via Sony Pictures and also stars Michael Pena, Nick Swardson, Fred Ward and Hina Abdullah. Michael Diliberti and Matthew Sullivan wrote the screenplay. In the action-comedy 30 Minutes or Less, Nick (Jesse Eisenberg) is a small town pizza delivery guy whose mundane life collides with the big plans of two wanna-be criminal masterminds (Danny McBride and Nick Swardson). The volatile duo kidnaps Nick and forces him to rob a bank. With mere hours to pull off the impossible task, Nick enlists the help of his ex-best friend...
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30 Minutes Or Less movie clips and behind-the-scenes videos!

Clips from 30 Minutes or Less, starring Jesse Eisenberg, Aziz Ansari, Danny McBride and Nick Swardson! The Ruben Fleischer comedy opens August 12th via Sony Pictures and also stars Michael Pena, Nick Swardson, Fred Ward and Hina Abdullah. Michael Diliberti and Matthew Sullivan wrote the screenplay. In the action-comedy 30 Minutes or Less, Nick (Jesse Eisenberg) is a small town pizza delivery guy whose mundane life collides with the big plans of two wanna-be criminal masterminds (Danny McBride and Nick Swardson). The volatile duo kidnaps Nick and forces him to rob a bank. With mere hours to pull off the impossible task, Nick enlists the help of his ex-best friend...
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New 30 Minutes Or Less movie poster

See a new poster from 30 Minutes or Less, starring Jesse Eisenberg, Aziz Ansari, Danny McBride and Nick Swardson! Also in the cast of the Ruben Fleischer (Zombieland, The Gangster Squad) comedy are Michael Pena, Fred Ward and Hina Abdullah. Michael Diliberti and Matthew Sullivan wrote the script for the film produced by Ben Stiller, Stuart Cornfield and Jeremy Kramer. In the action-comedy 30 Minutes or Less, Nick (Jesse Eisenberg) is a small town pizza delivery guy whose mundane life collides with the big plans of two wanna-be criminal masterminds (Danny McBride and Nick Swardson). The volatile duo kidnaps Nick and forces him to rob a bank. With mere hours to pull off the impossible task, Nick enlists the help of his ex-best friend, Chet (Aziz Ansari). As the clock ticks, the two must deal with the police, hired assassins, flamethrowers, and their own tumultuous relationship.
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New 30 Minutes Or Less movie poster

See a new poster from 30 Minutes or Less, starring Jesse Eisenberg, Aziz Ansari, Danny McBride and Nick Swardson! Also in the cast of the Ruben Fleischer (Zombieland, The Gangster Squad) comedy are Michael Pena, Fred Ward and Hina Abdullah. Michael Diliberti and Matthew Sullivan wrote the script for the film produced by Ben Stiller, Stuart Cornfield and Jeremy Kramer. In the action-comedy 30 Minutes or Less, Nick (Jesse Eisenberg) is a small town pizza delivery guy whose mundane life collides with the big plans of two wanna-be criminal masterminds (Danny McBride and Nick Swardson). The volatile duo kidnaps Nick and forces him to rob a bank. With mere hours to pull off the impossible task, Nick enlists the help of his ex-best friend, Chet (Aziz Ansari). As the clock ticks, the two must deal with the police, hired assassins, flamethrowers, and their own tumultuous relationship.
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New 30 Minutes Or Less movie poster

See a new poster from 30 Minutes or Less, starring Jesse Eisenberg, Aziz Ansari, Danny McBride and Nick Swardson! Also in the cast of the Ruben Fleischer (Zombieland, The Gangster Squad) comedy are Michael Pena, Fred Ward and Hina Abdullah. Michael Diliberti and Matthew Sullivan wrote the script for the film produced by Ben Stiller, Stuart Cornfield and Jeremy Kramer. In the action-comedy 30 Minutes or Less, Nick (Jesse Eisenberg) is a small town pizza delivery guy whose mundane life collides with the big plans of two wanna-be criminal masterminds (Danny McBride and Nick Swardson). The volatile duo kidnaps Nick and forces him to rob a bank. With mere hours to pull off the impossible task, Nick enlists the help of his ex-best friend, Chet (Aziz Ansari). As the clock ticks, the two must deal with the police, hired assassins, flamethrowers, and their own tumultuous relationship.
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30 Minutes Or Less Movie Trailer starring Jesse Eisenberg!

See the trailer for 30 Minutes or Less, starring Jesse Eisenberg, Danny McBride, Michael Pena, Nick Swardson, Aziz Ansari, Fred Ward and Hina Abdullah. Ruben Fleischer (Zombieland) directs from the writing by Michael Diliberti and Matthew Sullivan. The comedy is produced by Ben Stiller, Stuart Cornfeld and Jeremy Kramer. In the action-comedy 30 Minutes or Less, Nick (Jesse Eisenberg) is a small town pizza delivery guy whose mundane life collides with the big plans of two wanna-be criminal masterminds (Danny McBride and Nick Swardson). The volatile duo kidnaps Nick and forces him to rob a bank. With mere hours to pull off the impossible task, Nick enlists the help of his ex-best friend, Chet (Aziz Ansari). As the clock ticks, the two must deal with the police, hired assassins, flamethrowers...
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30 Minutes Or Less Movie Trailer starring Jesse Eisenberg!

See the trailer for 30 Minutes or Less, starring Jesse Eisenberg, Danny McBride, Michael Pena, Nick Swardson, Aziz Ansari, Fred Ward and Hina Abdullah. Ruben Fleischer (Zombieland) directs from the writing by Michael Diliberti and Matthew Sullivan. The comedy is produced by Ben Stiller, Stuart Cornfeld and Jeremy Kramer. In the action-comedy 30 Minutes or Less, Nick (Jesse Eisenberg) is a small town pizza delivery guy whose mundane life collides with the big plans of two wanna-be criminal masterminds (Danny McBride and Nick Swardson). The volatile duo kidnaps Nick and forces him to rob a bank. With mere hours to pull off the impossible task, Nick enlists the help of his ex-best friend, Chet (Aziz Ansari). As the clock ticks, the two must deal with the police, hired assassins, flamethrowers...
See full article at Upcoming-Movies.com »

30 Minutes Or Less Movie Trailer starring Jesse Eisenberg!

See the trailer for 30 Minutes or Less, starring Jesse Eisenberg, Danny McBride, Michael Pena, Nick Swardson, Aziz Ansari, Fred Ward and Hina Abdullah. Ruben Fleischer (Zombieland) directs from the writing by Michael Diliberti and Matthew Sullivan. The comedy is produced by Ben Stiller, Stuart Cornfeld and Jeremy Kramer. In the action-comedy 30 Minutes or Less, Nick (Jesse Eisenberg) is a small town pizza delivery guy whose mundane life collides with the big plans of two wanna-be criminal masterminds (Danny McBride and Nick Swardson). The volatile duo kidnaps Nick and forces him to rob a bank. With mere hours to pull off the impossible task, Nick enlists the help of his ex-best friend, Chet (Aziz Ansari). As the clock ticks, the two must deal with the police, hired assassins, flamethrowers...
See full article at Upcoming-Movies.com »

30 Minutes Or Less Movie Trailer starring Jesse Eisenberg!

See the trailer for 30 Minutes or Less, starring Jesse Eisenberg, Danny McBride, Michael Pena, Nick Swardson, Aziz Ansari, Fred Ward and Hina Abdullah. Ruben Fleischer (Zombieland) directs from the writing by Michael Diliberti and Matthew Sullivan. The comedy is produced by Ben Stiller, Stuart Cornfeld and Jeremy Kramer. In the action-comedy 30 Minutes or Less, Nick (Jesse Eisenberg) is a small town pizza delivery guy whose mundane life collides with the big plans of two wanna-be criminal masterminds (Danny McBride and Nick Swardson). The volatile duo kidnaps Nick and forces him to rob a bank. With mere hours to pull off the impossible task, Nick enlists the help of his ex-best friend, Chet (Aziz Ansari). As the clock ticks, the two must deal with the police, hired assassins, flamethrowers...
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Official red band movie trailer for action-comedy '30 Minutes or Less'

We have added the new laugh out loud red band movie trailer for Sony Pictures upcoming action-comedy "30 Minutes or Less." Directed by "Zombieland" director Ruben Fleischer the film stars Jesse Eisenberg, Danny McBride, Aziz Ansari, Fred Ward, Michael Pena, Nick Swardson and Hina Abdullah.Watch the trailer below in various resolution(320p/480p/720p/1080p);"30 Minutes or Less" is released across the Us from August 12th and UK from September 23rd.In the action-comedy "30 Minutes or Less," Nick (Jesse Eisenberg) is a small town pizza delivery guy whose mundane life collides with the big plans of two wanna-be criminal masterminds (Danny McBride and Nick Swardson). The volatile duo kidnaps Nick and forces him to rob a bank. With mere hours to pull off the
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Abdullah counts her 'Minutes'

Hina Abdullah has joined the cast of the Mrc/Sony comedy "30 Minutes or Less." According to Variety, the cast includes Jesse Eisenberg, Danny McBride, Aziz Ansari, Fred Ward, Michael Peña and Nick Swardson. Reuben Fleisher ("Zombieland") is directing from a script by Michael Diliberti and Matthew Sullivan, with shooting set to start later this month in Michigan. Sony will release the film on August 12, 2011. The story revolves around two criminals who force a pizza delivery man to rob a bank in 30 minutes or less. Abdullah appears in the upcoming Kenneth Lonergan film "Margaret," opposite Anna Paquin, Matt Damon and Mark Ruffalo.
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