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SHOWTIME HONORED WITH SEVEN NAACP IMAGE AWARDS NOMINATIONS – FIVE FOR THE CHI!

Showtime has been honored with seven nominations for the 2019 NAACP Image Awards – including five for its hit series The Chi.

The Chi’s creator and executive producer Lena Waithe earned a solo NAACP Image Award nomination for Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series and shared in another with Dime Davis.

A full list of Showtime’s nominees follows.

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TBS Nabs Lena Waithe Pilot Twenties!

Twenties is a single-camera comedy that follows the adventures of a queer black girl, Hattie, and her two straight best friends, Marie and Nia, who spend most of their days talking sh*t and chasing their dreams.

TBS has landed the pilot for Twenties – created/written/executive produced by Lena Waithe (Master of None, The Chi).

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