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This Fall BET and BET+’s Programming Slates Are Jam-Packed With Over 25 New Originals, Returning Favorites, Motion pictures, and Specials, Solidifying Their Place because the Dwelling The place Black Tradition Lives

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–BET and BET + unveil their 2021 Fall programming line-ups. The star-studded slate is bursting on the seams with scorching new unique collection, returning hits, mind-blowing mega-specials, enjoyable unique films, and extra! On the heels of a profitable summer season programming season, BET retains the momentum going with over 25 program premieres deliberate all through the Fall because the Community continues its reign because the #1 community for African American households and BET+ because the main streaming service for the Black neighborhood. BET’s various slate will replicate and have fun Black tradition like no different model can.

BET has a present for each event, from hit scripted collection by inventive powerhouse Tracey Edmonds, Video games Folks Play” starring the Emmy® award-winning actress Karrueche Tran, to the acclaimed comedy “Twenties” from quintessential govt producer Lena Waithe returning for season two with an after present starring B. Scott, to Academy Award® successful multi-hyphenate Tyler Perry who’s again along with his roster of hit collection, together with recent episodes of Tyler Perry’s “Assisted Residing,” “Home Of Payne,” “The Oval,” and “Sistas” the #1 cable scripted collection for Black viewers. The Community retains the celebration going with its star-studded “BET Hip Hop Awards” and “Soul Practice Awards” bringing music’s hottest artists to tradition’s largest stage: BET! BET additionally acknowledged the third Friday of every September as Nationwide Black Voter Day, to acknowledge the facility of Black communities to create the futures they deserve by reclaiming their vote and preventing voter suppression. For extra info please go to

Over on BET+, following a stellar summer season line-up with unique premieres together with the hit debut collection “The Ms. Pat Present” and the second season of fan-favorite “First Wives Membership,” BET+ continues its fall programming with the brand new charming collection “All of the Queen’s Males,” starring Eva Marcille and Christian Keyes, based mostly on the favored guide Women Night time. “Tyler Perry’s Bruh” returns for a second season the place they are going to welcome an previous school buddy who’s rebuilding his life after divorce into the fold. Moving into the lead function for her appearing debut into appearing award-winning rapper Remy Ma, will painting larger-than-life gangster Delrhonda “Massive Fifty” Hood, in “American Gangster Presents: Massive Fifty: The Delrhonda Hood Story” the self-narrated movie is about to premiere on the service October 6. “American Gangster: Lure Queens” and “Tyler Perry’s Ruthless” will return from their mid-season breaks this fall, together with “Carl Weber’s Household Enterprise” returning with a season three premiere, and much more unique fall programming from BET+ that will probably be introduced at a later date. Along with all of the wonderful unique programming, followers can atone for all their favorites streaming commercial-free this Fall, together with season two of “Tyler Perry’s Sistas,” Season 7 of “Tyler Perry’s Home of Payne” and Season 1 of “Tyler Perry’s Assisted Residing” to call just a few!

From music specials to sitcoms to films, and extra this Fall BET has you coated. See the total 2021 Fall programming beneath (in chronological order) by platform:



Tuesday, October 5

“BET Hip Hop Awards” at 9 PM ET/PT

The 2021 “BET Hip Hop Awards” will return to Cobb Power Performing Arts Centre in Atlanta, GA, on Friday, October 1, with the broadcast premiere airing Tuesday, October 5, at 9 PM ET/PT on BET, and simulcast internationally on BET Africa on Wednesday, October 6, AT 3 AM CAT. The annual celebration will convey collectively the most popular names in hip hop to pay homage to the most effective in hip hop tradition underneath the banner of this yr’s theme: In Hip Hop We Stand. The BET “Hip Hop Awards” reigns as one of many prime three cable awards reveals for Black viewers of 2021 (BET Awards (#1), NAACP Picture Awards (#2) and BET Hip Hop Awards (#3) and ranks within the High 10 for many social cable awards present in 2020. BET will work intently with Fulton County to assist neighborhood vaccination efforts and guarantee adherence to COVID-19 protocols. Cardi B, Lil Durk, and Megan Thee Stallion lead this yr’s nominations with a formidable 9 nods every. For the total checklist of nominees, chosen by a voting academy of esteemed music business insiders, click on HERE.

Double-diamond-selling famous person rapper and entrepreneur Nelly named the “BET Hip Hop Awards” recipient of the 2021 “I Am Hip Hop” Award. #HipHopAwards

Press Contacts: Chloe Duverge [email protected] and Luis Defrank [email protected]

Wednesday, October 6:

BET+ on BET: “American Gangster Presents: Massive Fifty: The Delrhonda Hood Story”

BET+ Authentic “American Gangster Presents: Massive Fifty: The Delrhonda Hood Story” premieres Wednesday, October 6, at 9 PM ET/PT– The unbelievable, true story of bigger-than-life character, Delrhonda ‘Massive Fifty” Hood, who went from road thug to revered gangster to discovering redemption. Starring Remy Ma as Delrhonda Hood. #BigFiftyBET

Press Contact: Erin Dwyer [email protected]

Tuesday, October 12:

Midseason Premiere of “Tyler Perry’s Home of Payne” at 8 PM ET/PT

The midseason premiere of “Tyler Perry’s Home of Payne” premieres Tuesday, October 12, at 8 PM ET/PT– The hilarious comedy options retired fireplace chief Curtis Payne and his pretty spouse Ella. Collectively the loving couple navigates the issues of life with their quirky modern-day household. Starring LaVan Davis as “Curtis Payne,” Cassi Davis Patton as “Ella Payne,” Allen Payne as “C.J. Payne,” Lance Gross as “Calvin Payne,” Larramie “Doc” Shaw as “Malik Payne,” and Keshia Knight Pulliam as “Miranda Payne.” Ahmarie Holmes as “Lisa” and Quin Walters as “Laura” be a part of as recurring characters. “Tyler Perry’s Home of Payne” is the #1 comedy collection on cable for African Individuals P2+ on Cable within the calendar yr 2020. Within the midseason premiere episode “Me Towards The World,” a household recreation evening on the Payne’s is crashed by a shock visitor and Curtis is requested to fill in on the firehouse for CJ. #HouseOfPayne

Press Contacts: Danielle Davis [email protected] and Luis Defrank [email protected]

Midseason Premiere of “Tyler Perry’s Assisted Residing” at 8:30 PM ET/PT

The midseason premiere of “Tyler Perry’s Assisted Residing” premieres Tuesday, October 12, at 8:30 PM ET/PT In Tyler Perry’s comedy collection “Assisted Residing,” Mr. Brown, Cora, and the gang open their assisted residing facility and a hilarious number of personalities come to dwell within the residence, bringing with them a ton of guffaws and experiences. David Mann as ‘Mr. Brown,’ Tamela Mann as ‘Cora,’ J. Anthony Brown as ‘Vinny,’ Na’im Lynn as ‘Jeremy,’ Courtney Nichole as ‘Leah,’ Alex Henderson as ‘Philip,’ and Tayler Buck as ‘Sandra.’ “Assisted Residing” is the #1 new scripted collection for African Individuals P18-49, P25-54, and P2+ on cable for broadcast season 20-21. Within the midseason premiere “Who’re you to evaluate,” after Jeremy buys a lemon from Mr. Brown, he takes authorized motion to recoup his loss. #AssistedLivingBET

Press Contacts: Danielle Davis [email protected]ternet and Luis Defrank [email protected]

Season Three Premiere of “Tyler Perry’s The Oval” at 9 PM ET/PT

The season three premiere of “Tyler Perry’s The Oval” premieres Tuesday, October 12, at 9 PM ET/PT–Tyler Perry’s The Oval,” lifts the veil of what can occur when the chief of the free world, his spouse and household are crazed maniacs. The collection additionally highlights the private aspect and on a regular basis lives of the workers who run the internal workings of the nation’s most iconic residence. Ed Quinn, Kron Moore, Javon Johnson, Ptosha Storey, Vaughn Hebron, Teesha Renee, Daniel Croix Henderson, Lodric D. Collins, Ciera Payton, Walter Fauntleroy, Taja V. Simpson, Brad Benedict, Travis Treatment, Matthew Regulation, Invoice Barrett, Derek A. Dixon, Nick Barrotta, Kaye Singleton, and Russell Thomas star within the one-hour drama. “Tyler Perry’s The Oval” is govt produced, directed, and written by Tyler Perry. Michelle Sneed may even function Government Producer of the collection for Tyler Perry Studios. Within the season premiere episode, “An Eye For An Eye,” The President and First woman barely dodge loss of life however proceed of their methods. Hunter vows for revenge, Victoria has lustful eyes on Sam, and Jason is able to end the job another person began: taking his mom out. #TheOvalonBET

Press Contacts: Chloe Duverge [email protected] and Luis Defrank [email protected]

Wednesday, October 13:

Midseason Premiere of “Tyler Perry’s Sistas” at 9 PM ET/PT

The midseason premiere of “Tyler Perry’s Sistas” premieres Wednesday, October 13, at 9 PM ET/PT– The one-hour drama follows a gaggle of single Black females as they navigate their “difficult love life,” careers and friendship by the ups and downs of residing in a contemporary world of social media and unrealistic relationship targets. Tyler Perry takes viewers on an exhilarating journey of feelings and gut-busting predicaments that may take a look at the women’ long-standing friendship. This band of girls, intertwined with their newfound relationships, should navigate this new-age courting scene as they proceed to seek for love of their 30’s. The gifted ensemble forged of “Tyler Perry’s Sistas” contains KJ Smith, Mignon, Ebony Obsidian, Novi Brown, Crystal Renee’ Hayslett, DeVale Ellis, Chido Nwokocha, Anthony Dalton II, Brian Jordan Jr., Kevin A. Walton, and Trinity Whiteside. Within the midseason premiere episode, “The Greenback Retailer” Robin has plans to journey again to London quickly and needs to make his previous couple of days memorable with Andi. #SistasonBET

Press Contacts: Chloe Duverge [email protected] and Luis Defrank [email protected]

Wednesday, October 13:

Season Two of “Twenties” at 10 PM ET/PT

The second season of “Twenties” premieres Wednesday, October 13, at 10 PM ET/PT–Twenties, from Government Producer and Creator Lena Waithe, facilities round a screenwriter, ‘Hattie’ and her girlfriends ‘Marie’ and ‘Nia’ as they pursue their desires and love, whereas testing the boundaries of “variety, fairness, and inclusion” in Los Angeles. Whereas they dwell separate lives, the women lean on one another for steerage as they navigate their twenties. Within the season opener, episode #201 “One Night time Solely?” ‘Hattie’ juggles engaged on her script, settling into a brand new place, and making an attempt to make it work with ‘Ida B.’ performed by Sophina Brown. In the meantime, ‘Nia’ begins her first day on Cocoa’s Butter, and ‘Marie’ questions her relationship with ‘Chuck,’ performed by Jevon McFerrin. The dynamic ensemble forged contains Jonica T. Gibbs, Christina Elmore, Gabrielle Graham, Sophina Brown, and Jevon McFerrin. Together with a recurring visitor forged together with Alex Akpobome, Louie Anderson, Madeline Byrne, Rick Fox, Ashli Haynes, Kiki Haynes, Donell Rawlings, Nia Jervier, Bernard David Jones, Lea Robinson, Massive Sean, Shylo Shaner, Iman Shumpert, Marsha Thomason, Kym E. Whitley, Vanessa L. Williams, and Parker Younger. #TwentiesOnBET

Press Contacts: Luis Defrank [email protected] Justin Brown [email protected]

“Twenties The After Present with B. Scott” at 10:30 PM ET/PT

“Twenties After-Present with B. Scott” premieres Wednesday, October 13, at 10:30 PM ET/PTB. Scott makes a return to BET, a homecoming, eight years within the making as the primary trans non-binary individual to host and govt produce a present for the community. The brand new half-hour collection will contact on key themes explored in “Twenties” and supply candid commentary and insights into among the characters’ mishaps and successes. B. Scott will probably be joined by the forged and an esteemed roster of company together with voices from the Black LGBTQ+ neighborhood that haven’t all the time been given a platform to share their private experiences. Within the premiere episode B. Scott sits down with Lena Waithe and Jonica T. Gibbs the place they are going to take a deep dive into the brand new season discussing, Why Lena took an opportunity on newcomer Jonica T. Gibbs? Why it’s so vital to have a Queer, Black girl as a lead character on TV? How did “Twenties” discover its residence on BET? And much more! #TwentiesOnBET

Press Contacts: Luis Defrank [email protected] Justin Brown [email protected]

Tuesday, October 19:

Season Two of “Video games Folks Play” at 10 PM ET/PT

The second season of “Video games Folks Play” premieres Tuesday, October 19, at 10 PM ET/PT ​​Primarily based on the favored guide by Angela Burt-Murray “Video games Divas Play,” “Video games Folks Play” is a horny, stylized one-hour drama in regards to the L.A. excessive life, that includes a forged of characters the place everybody performs to win, together with a basketball participant navigating each his equally rocky private life and NBA profession, a newly appointed staff advertising and marketing govt who’s obtained lots to show, a tenacious journalist desperately looking for the reality and a struggling actress with a scandalous previous. The gifted ensemble forged contains Karrueche Tran, Lauren London in a restricted function, Sarunas J. Jackson, Karen Obilom, Parker McKenna Posey, Jackie Lengthy, and Kendall Kyndall and Brandi Denise. As well as, Vanessa Bell Calloway, Vanessa Simmons, Shaun Robinson, Kevin Jackson, Barry Brewer, and Monti Washington reprise their recurring roles, with Cynthia Bailey, Nazanin Mandi, Ro Parrish, Hitman Holla, Leon, and Calvin Seabrooks to visitor star within the ten-episode drama. #GamesPeoplePlay

Press Contact: Justin Brown [email protected]

November 2021

“Soul Practice Awards”

The annual celebration returns to acknowledge the most effective in Soul, R&B and Hip Hop from each established business legends and the following era of promising artists. #SoulTrainAwards

Press Contacts: Chloe Duverge [email protected] and Luis Defrank [email protected]

“DJ Cassidy’s Go the Mic Soul Practice Awards”

In celebration of “Soul Practice Awards,” DJ Cassidy will cross the mic to an iconic once-in-lifetime line-up of legendary soul artists to sing their most uplifting, heartwarming, prolific information. #SoultrainAwards

Press Contact: Chloe Duverge [email protected]

On BET Her

October 2021

Saturday, October 9

“The Ready Room” at 10 PM ET/PT on BET Her

“The Ready Room” options two brief movies following the lives of two ladies in a health care provider’s ready room as they await to listen to if they’ve breast most cancers. Every brief story will observe their journey after receiving the life-changing analysis. All tales are written and directed by and for Black ladies. #TheWaitingRoom

Ep #301 – “It Takes Two”: Dayna Stevens is a rich socialite whose sudden sickness strikes her from the tennis courts to chemotherapy. When she has an opportunity encounter with a stranger, she positive aspects the assist she’s been missing from an important individuals in her life. Starring Eva Marcille, Candiace Dilliard, Debbie Morgan and directed by Ta’Rhonda Jones.

Ep #302 – “The Get together”: Summer time Jackson is a profitable journal govt getting ready to have fun being cancer-free for 5 years. When she is blindsided by the information that her most cancers has returned, Summer time would fairly die than undergo chemo for a second time. Starring Michelle Mitchenor, Gizelle Bryant, Brittany Inge, Debbie Morgan and directed by Yvette Nicole Brown.

Press Contact: Chloe Duverge [email protected]

Saturday, October 23

“The Hotline” at 10 PM ET/PT on BET Her

The Hotline” options brief movies that place a highlight on home violence consciousness. In episode #101 – “Her Lyfeline”: London is a well-liked singer who’s trapped in a excessive profile, abusive relationship together with her producer-boyfriend King Sire. London reaches out to a home violence hotline underneath a pseudonym to guard her picture as she fights to depart her abuser and keep their celeb whereas maintaining it out of the general public eye. Starring Keri Hilson, Perri Camper, Jason Jones and directed by Carlene Robinson. #TheHotlineBETHer

Press Contact: Chloe Duverge [email protected]



Thursday, September 9

BET+ Authentic “All The Queen’s Males” Now Streaming

BET+ Authentic “All The Queen’s Males” now streaming solely on BET+– Primarily based on the favored guide Women Night time, created by Christian Keyes, who additionally serves as a author for the collection, the one-hour drama facilities across the lifetime of “Marilyn ‘Madam’ DeVille,” performed by Eva Marcille. Madam is a fierce businesswoman who’s on the prime of her recreation within the nightclub business and is surrounded by a band of trusted staff who’re right down to guarantee that she is profitable. However Madam, a self-proclaimed boss, quickly discovers that more cash and extra energy imply extra issues. Will Madam retain reign as she navigates this harmful and horny society? Will the sensuous world of unique dancing value Madam her queendom and probably her life?

Created by Keyes, “All The Queen’s Males” is among the first reveals from Tyler Perry Studios’ scripted growth arm, Pitch Black Growth LLC, headed by the studio’s President of Manufacturing & Growth, Michelle Sneed. The collection obtained an unprecedented episode order enhance by BET+ from eight half-hour episodes to 10 one-hour episodes.

Click on HERE to get watch, obtain and share the primary look promo. #AllTheQueensMen

Press Contacts: Danielle Davis [email protected] and Justin Brown [email protected]

Thursday, September 16:

“Tyler Perry’s Home of Payne” Season Seven is now streaming. Becoming a member of the earlier six seasons of Home Of Payne, all seven seasons of the fan-favorite BET present will probably be obtainable to stream on the platform ad-free and on demand. #HouseOfPayne

Press Contacts: Danielle Davis [email protected] and Luis Defrank [email protected]

Thursday, September 30

BET+ Authentic “American Gangster Lure Queens Presents: Massive Fifty: The Delrhonda Hood Story”

BET+ Authentic “American Gangster Presents: Massive Fifty – The Delrhonda Hood Story” premieres Thursday, September 30– The unbelievable, true story of bigger-than-life character, Delrhonda ‘Massive Fifty” Hood, who went from road thug to revered gangster to discovering redemption. Starring Remy Ma as Delrhonda Hood. #BigFiftyBET

Press Contact: Erin Dwyer [email protected]


Thursday, October 7

BET+ Authentic “American Gangster: Lure Queens” Season Two Midseason Premiere

BET+ Authentic “American Gangster: Lure Queens” Season 2 returns, Thursday, October 7: The fan-favorite true crime collection particulars the prison chronicles of a few of America’s most infamous feminine gangsters. Narrated by feminine hip hop icon Lil’ Kim, Lure Queens tells the fascinating true tales of fierce and savvy ladies who hustled exhausting and solidified their place within the recreation, nonetheless illicit their means might have been. Purported crimes vary from laundering tens of millions of {dollars} to narcotics distribution and trafficking, to tax evasion and property theft. Not solely does the collection painting charming and notorious crime tales, however the tales are informed by those that lived them – the Queens themselves, their closest allies, members of the family, authorized staff members, reporters and legislation enforcement. The present additionally highlights ladies who are actually reformed and looking out to make use of this platform to warning others who could be contemplating a lifetime of crime. #AmericanGangster

Press Contact: Jamie Owens [email protected]

Thursday, October 14

BET+ Authentic “Carl Weber’s The Household Enterprise” Season Three

BET+ Authentic “Carl Weber’s The Household Enterprise” returns for season three Thursday, October 14: Welcome to the world of the Duncan household. They look like upstanding residents working certainly one of New York’s most revered automotive dealerships, however in actuality, they’re leaders of the black mafia who management many of the East Coast underworld. Irrespective of which job is at hand, one factor is true in regards to the Duncans: there may be nothing they received’t do for household. #TheFamilyBusinessBET

Press Contact: Jamie Owens [email protected]

Thursday, October 21:

The midseason premiere of BET+ Authentic “Tyler Perry’s Bruh”

BET+ Authentic “Tyler Perry’s Bruh” Season 2 returns, Thursday, October 21: The bruhs welcome an previous buddy to the fold when Tom’s school roommate, Greg, strikes to Atlanta to rebuild his life after getting divorced. The crew is lastly all again collectively however should combat even more durable to maintain their brotherhood intact. Invoice, nonetheless reeling from his obvious lack of Regina, contemplates an out-of-state switch to seek out and be together with her; she entertains the thought, however Invoice will get distracted when an ex re-enters his life. Mike feels he doesn’t want the blokes and that he can stand on his personal two; he’ll discover out simply how vital his neighborhood of buddies is when confronted with a harmful habit. John nonetheless owns the sandwich store, however realizes it isn’t the profitable alternative he hoped for. He continues his journey to attain profession success on the degree of the opposite guys; assembly a lady may elevate his ambition. Tom tries to be the glue to the bruhs. He offers a lot consideration to his buddies, he hasn’t made time for a lot else; a member of the family’s well being disaster may restrict his interactions with the group. #TylerPerryBruh

Press Contact: Jamie Owens [email protected]

November 2021

Thursday, November 26:

The midseason premiere of BET+ Authentic “Tyler Perry’s Ruthless”

The midseason return of “Tyler Perry’s Ruthless,” premieres Thursday, November 26, solely on BET+. Because the season continues, most of the devoted followers have begun to uncover the evil that exists beneath the floor of the Rakudushis motion. Armed with this information, Ruth and several other new fearful cult members attempt to take management of their particular person destinies. The makes an attempt will show to be virtually not possible for anybody who doesn’t have allies they suppose they will belief. Viewers will see extra intercourse, lies, and homicide on this cult that’s residing as much as its destiny. The adage ‘beware false prophets’ has by no means reigned extra true. “Tyler Perry’s Ruthless” stars Melissa L. Williams, Matt Cedeño, Lenny D. Thomas, Yvonne Senat Jones, Baadja-Lyne Odums, Jaime Callica, Nirine S. Brown, Blue Kimble, Stephanie Charles, Hervé Clermont, Anthony Bless, and Bobbi Baker. New forged members becoming a member of the collection embody Stevie Baggs, Jr., Colin McCalla, Samantha L. Thomas, Michelle Nunez, Alise Willis, and Jael Pettigrew. The one-hour drama will drop three episodes on its premiere date, with new episodes launching each Thursday on BET+. #Ruthless

Press Contact: Chloe Duverge [email protected]

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Friday, September 24

BET Digital Authentic “Cooked in 5” Airs New Episodes each Friday on the BET Networks YouTube Channel

Step into the kitchens of rappers and different celebrities as they showcase their culinary abilities and share recipes for easy meals that may be ready in nearly 5 minutes.“Cooked In 5” is a cooking present the place we go into the kitchen with a few of our favourite rappers/celebs as they prepare dinner us up easy and simple meals that may be ready quick. #CookedIn5 Watch now at:

Press Contact: Luis Defrank [email protected]

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About BET+:

BET+, a three way partnership between BET and Tyler Perry Studios, is the main streaming service for the Black neighborhood. With 1000’s of hours of hit films, TV reveals, stand-up specials, stage performs and extra, BET+ gives the most effective of Black tradition, together with unique originals from best-in-class creators like Tracy Oliver’s First Wives Membership, Tyler Perry’s Ruthless and Bruh, Carl Weber’s The Household Enterprise and Sacrifice and Will Packer’s Larger, to call just a few. BET+ members can watch as a lot as they need anytime, anyplace, on any internet-connected display screen and all the time commercial-free. Go to BET.Plus to be taught extra and observe @BETPlus for the newest information and updates.

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