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Meagan Good and Boris Kodjoe Join CBS Medical Drama “Code Black”

Meagan Good attends the FOX Los Angeles Screenings Party 2015 on the Fox Studio Lot in Los Angeles, California.
Meagan Good (Photo: Todd Williajson / Getty Images)

Paging all doctors—Boris Kodjoe and Meagan Good are reporting for duty.

The two stars are set to join the CBS primetime medical drama, CODE BLACK. Kodjoe will star as Dr. Will Campbell whose expertise and ego shake things up with the current surgical team.

Meagan Good (Minority Report) joins the cast of in a recurring role as Dr. Grace Adams, an attending physician who returns to the OR after a year of humanitarian work in Haiti. Her return could reignite romance with a fellow doctor.

Both stars will begin their stints on the show in February.

article by Lauren Porter via essence.com

 

BET Tops Cable Ratings with Debut of ‘Real Husbands’ and ‘Second Generation Wayans’

'Second Generation Wayans'

‘Second Generation Wayans’

Tuesday night BET premiered two new scripted series, the Real Husbands of Hollywood starring Kevin Hart, Boris Kodjoe, Nick Cannon, Robin Thicke, Duane Martin and J.B. Smoove, and Second Generation Wayans featuring Damien Dante Wayans, Craig Wayans, and Tatyana Ali.

The two news shows beat out all the competition.

According to the Hollywood Reporter the new shows topped “all of cable and rivaling most broadcast efforts during the 10 p.m. hour.”

The Real Husbands of Hollywood, a comedic spoof of the Real Housewives franchise, pulled in 4.1 million viewers during its 10:00 p.m. premiere. When combined with its 11:00 p.m. encore, the premiere episode attracted 6.5 million total viewers.

Second Generation Wayans debuted at 10:30 p.m., pulling in 3.4 million total viewers. When combined with its 11:30 p.m. encore, the premiere episode attracted 4.7 million total viewers. In total, BET’s entire Tuesday night scripted block drew over 11 million total viewers.

According to a press release from BETReal Husbands of Hollywood and Second Generation Wayans “are now this season’s top 2 sitcom premiere telecasts on cable (not just on BET).”

Tuesday night the Real Husbands of Hollywood hashtag #RHOH was the number one trending topic worldwide on Twitter.

article by Chris Witherspoon via thegrio.com