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New Edition Biopic Set for BET — Without Bobby Brown

The TV movie will be turned into a three-night event in 2016 and marks BET's first music-focused scripted movie.

Tracee Ellis Ross: Rachel Dolezal “Isn’t Funny Anymore” After Charleston

The BET Awards co-host and 'Black-ish' star celebrated at a pre-party hosted by network chairman/CEO Debra Lee, who promised the June 28 show will acknowledge "black lives matter" in the wake of the…

‘The Book of Negroes’: TV Review

Aunjanue Ellis stars in the miniseries based on Lawrence Hill's best-selling historical novel about a woman sold into slavery in America

BET Renews ‘The Game,’ ‘Being Mary Jane,’ ‘Real Husbands’; Adds ‘Book of Negroes’ Mini

The Viacom-owned cable network presented its new lineup Thursday, which includes new series "Gone Gospel," "Got Game" and a slate of movies and specials as well as its first scripted miniseries.

Keke Palmer, Judge Greg Mathis Team for BET Daily Talk Show

From Telepictures, "The Keke Palmer Project" will bow in July with a four-week run.

Controversial ‘The Book of Negroes’ Novel Getting Miniseries

BET and CBC will start shooting the Clement Virgo-directed project -- previously planned as a movie -- in South Africa in the fall.

BET Networks Nabs Two Sitcoms in Multimillion-Dollar Reverse-Syndication Deal

"The First Family" and "Mr. Box Office" will air on syndication first, then cable, then broadcast, says Entertainment Studios founder Byron Allen.

BET Orders Comedy Pilot Starring Kelly Rowland (Exclusive)

"Grey's Anatomy's" Brandon Scott, "The Game's" Gabrielle Dennis and newcomer Melanie Liburd will co-star in the project about a L.A. relationship blogger.

BET Networks Joins Campaign Urging Advertisers to Focus on Black Media

The Viacom-owned company is joining forces with other African-American outlets on an effort dubbed #IntheBlack.

Upfronts 2012: BET Orders Series With Wayans Brothers, Judge Greg Mathis

The network also is expanding into late night with a topical comedic series hosted by former CNN anchor T.J. Holmes and will launch a competition reality series "Apollo Live" on sister channel…

BET Refuses to Air Nicki Minaj Music Video (Report)

The music channel takes issue with the explicit nature of the footage for the rapper's new song "Stupid H-e," according to a report.

BET Honors Lineup to Include Aretha Franklin, Patti Labelle, Common

Gabrielle Union will host the show for a fourth time, which is scheduled to air on Feb. 13 at 9 p.m.