“Preachers of Detroit” Is Next Big Reality Show on Oxygen

Bishop Charles Ellis

Watch out, Hollywood!  Detroit-area pastors are smiling for the camera as a new reality series, "Preachers of Detroit," begins filming in Motown.The show is a spin-off of the popular "Preachers of L.A.", which has been a big hit for the Oxygen cable network, whose investors include Oprah Winfrey.  Like "Preachers of L.A.", the show will follow its cast of preachers and their families in and out of the pulpit.  Faith, family and friendship will be the topic in the much-anticipated se … [Read more...]

R.I.P. Alice! The Brady Bunch Won’t Be the Same Without You

Ann B. Davis

Ann B. Davis, best known for her role as Alice Nelson, the quirky housekeeper on The Brady Bunch, died this morning in the religious commune in San Antonio where she lived.The 88-year-old star was said to be in good health when she struck her head in an unexpected bathroom fall.  According to her close friend, Episcopal Bishop William Frey, the bump caused a subdural hematoma.  She never regained consciousness. *     *     *     *     *  Davis was a familiar face on television in the '60s a … [Read more...]

Stephen Baldwin to Play Pastor With a Pub in Proposed New Family-Friendly Sitcom

Stephen Baldwin as Pastor Keaton

 A Pastor Walks Into a Bar…It’s not a joke!  A new sitcom is in development which chronicles the unlikely story of a pastor who inherits the Hard Knocks Bar right across the street from his church.Actor Stephen Baldwin would play Pastor Keaton of Solid Rock Church, the lead role in “Rock and a Hard Place”, a television series envisioned by radio personality and comedian Darren Marlar.  John W. Schlitt of the Christian rock band Petra has also been slated to play a role in the … [Read more...]