Home Invites Members Groups Events Careers Videos News Photos Blogs Polls Singles Forums Chat
Home > Blogs > Post Content

ANIKA NONI ROSE AND CAST TALK HBCUs WITH TANISHA LAVERNE GRANT AT THE PREMIERE OF BET'S "THE QUAD" (2777 hits)

BET'S WORLD PREMIERE OF "THE QUAD" at THE PALEY CENTER FOR MEDIA IN NEW YORK CITY!!

IN THIS CLIP TANISHA LAVERNE GRANT INTERVIEWS:
Anika Noni Rose, “Dr. Eva Fletcher”
Peyton Alex Smith, “Cedric Hobbs”
Jasmine Guy, "Ella Grace Caldwell"
Rob Hardy, Executive Producer and Director

BET is bringing the black college experience to television with the January 2017 launch of scripted dramatic series The Quad. The Paley Center premiered the pilot of The Quad on Wednesday December 7th, 2017 to sold out house. "THE QUAD"takes viewers inside the unique, tradition-filled world of our Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). Starring Tony Award–winners Anika Noni Rose (Dreamgirls; The Princess and The Frog; Caroline, or Change) and Ruben Santiago-Hudson (American Gangster, Billions, Castle), The Quad follows the travails of Dr. Eva Fletcher (Rose), an ambitious and troubled newly elected president of the fictional Georgia A&M University. Dr. Fletcher is charged with saving the prestigious HBCUs from bankruptcy as her marriage crumbles. Also featuring Jasmine Guy (A Different World, also about an HBCU) and Sean Blakemore (General Hospital), The Quad was created by Felicia D. Henderson (Gossip Girl, Soul Food) and Charles Holland (CSI: Miami, NY Undercover), based on a concept created by Rob Hardy (How To Get Away With Murder,Power).
Posted By: Tanisha LaVerne Grant
Friday, December 9th 2016 at 9:51AM
You can also click here to view all posts by this author...

Report obscenity | post comment
Share |
Please Login To Post Comments...
Email:
Password:

 
More From This Author
SEE WHY THIS BEAUTIFUL MARRIAGE PROPOSAL WITH CHESTER, PA RESIDENTS DRE GRANT & KENIESHA DAVIS IS GOING VIRAL!
JOHN SINGLETON'S SNOWFALL GETS RENEWED FOR A SECOND SEASON ON FX
CINEMATOGRAPHER JOHN BAILEY ELECTED PRESIDENT OF THE ACADEMY OF MOTION SCIENCES
BROWARD COUNTY LIBRARY TEAMS UP WITH MEET THE AUTHORS FOR AUGUST 12TH LITERACY AND LEARNING FAIR
YIPPEE! OUR GIRL TANIKA RAY RETURNS TO EXTRA AS CO-HOST
THE 4TH ANNUAL SOURCE360 FESTIVAL RETURNS TO THE CULTURAL EPICENTER OF DOWNTOWN BROOKLYN
TANISHA LAVERNE GRANT INTERVIEWS HIP HOP MOGUL RUSSELL SIMMONS EXECUTIVE PRODUCER OF "ROMEO IS BLEEDING"
TANISHA LAVERNE GRANT INTERVIEWS DIRECTOR JOHN SINGLETON AND CAST OF FX'S "SNOWFALL"
Forward This Blog Entry!
Blogs Home

(Advertise Here)
Who's Online
>> more | invite 
Black America Resources
100 Black Men of America
www.100blackmen.org

Black America's Political Action Committee (BAMPAC)
www.bampac.org

Black America Study
www.blackamericastudy.com

Black America Web
www.blackamericaweb.com

CNN Black In America Special
www.cnn.com/blackinamerica

NUL State of Black America Report
www.nul.org

Most Popular Bloggers
deacon ron gray has logged 511901 blog subscribers!
agnes levine has logged 73049 blog subscribers!
miisrael bride has logged 60274 blog subscribers!
elynor moss has logged 50110 blog subscribers!
tanisha laverne grant has logged 41368 blog subscribers!
>> more | add 
Latest Jobs
Admissions Counselor with Manhattan School of Music in New York, NY.
Program Director-OTA (Occupational Therapy) (170132) with Polk State College in Winter Haven, FL.
Adjunct Faculty - Business Communications (170115) with Polk State College in Lakeland, FL.
Admissions Counselor for Graduate and International Admissions (6375) with Southern Illinois University Edwardsville in Edwardsville, IL.
Residence Education Coordinator - Purdue University with Purdue University in West Lafayette, IN.
>> more | add