BET's What To Watch & Binge Week of Thursday, April 9 - Wednesday, April 15
HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE, “TWENTIES” SEASON ONE FINALE, “THE NEW EDITION STORY” MINISERIES, A MARATHON OF “REAL HUSBANDS OF HOLLYWOOD” SEASON ONE AND MORE!
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New York, NY – April 9, 2020 - BET has curated a comprehensive roster of what to watch & binge for everyone in the household across all BET platforms, the week of April 9- April 15. Highlights of must-see programming includes, the season finale of “Twenties,” “The New Edition Story,”a dedicated block featuring stand-up comedians in beloved films and series, including “Real Husbands of Hollywood” and more new content added to BET+.
“The New Edition Story” will air all three-parts Thursday, April 9 starting at 6 PM ET/PT on BET
The award-winning miniseries, “The New Edition Story,” follows the group New Edition from their humble beginnings as kids in Boston to global mega-stardom - weathering the highs and lows of controversy, personnel changes, and the ultimate cost of fame. The star-filled cast includes Bryshere Y. Gray Elijah Kelley, Luke James, Keith Powers, Algee Smith, Woody McClain, Dante Hoagland, Caleb McLaughlin, Jahi Winston, Myles Truitt and Tyler Williams.
“Stand-Up” Saturday: Marathon featuring stand-up comedians in front of the big and small screen airing Saturday, April 11 starting at 10 AM ET/PT
The “Real Husbands of Hollywood” season one Marathon starts at Noon ET/PT. Relive the inaugural season of BET’s hit sitcom that follows box office topper Kevin Hart and his Hollywood pals as they navigate their surreal celebrity lives. Nick Cannon, Boris Kodjoe, Duane Martin, J. B. Smoove, and Robin Thicke, round off the main cast with a number of special guest appearances by television, film, music and sport’s top stars including Jay Leno, Ed O’Neill, Shaquille O’Neal, Nelly, Faizon Love, Common, Trey Songz, Cedric the Entertainer and several other A-list surprises.
10:00 AM ET/PT “Martin”
Noon PM ET/PT “Real Husbands of Hollywood” Season 1
05:00 PM ET/PT “Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins”
08:00 PM ET/PT “Coming to America”
10:30 PM ET/PT “Harlem Nights”
01:00 AM ET/PT “The Parkers”
Episode #108 “Living The Dream” airs Wednesday, April 15- In a brave move to get Nia a role on Cocoa’s Butter, Hattie is fired from the show. Marie holds a special birthday dinner that takes a turn when an unexpected guest arrives.
For expanded content watch and share the weekly reaction/recap series “The Kick-Back Couch: Twenties link below: https://
Episode #124 “A Bad Feeling” airs Wednesday, April 15- The ladies grow worried about Andi and her relationship. Karen tries to figure out what she wants. Sabrina tends to Calvin in his time of need. Danni tries to move on from her hurt feelings.
Episode #206 “Hot Sex” airs Wednesday, April 15-To celebrate her new job, Crystal takes a solo trip to Paris. Initially more interested in social media, she eventually finds adventure and romance without her phone, coming into her own as a new strong, sexy, independent Crystal, not defined by her friends. Guest star Kelly Rowland.
For expanded content watch and share the weekly reaction/recap series “Boomerang” Aftershow link below: https://
Noon ET/PT “Why DO FOOLS FALL IN LOVE?”
MONDAY, APRIL 13
9 PM ET/PT “ATL”
Following is what is NEW to BET+ the week of April 9-15:
“Tyler Perry’s Ruthless” ON BET+
Episode #106 “Lost” streaming now on BET+- Lynn falls further down the rabbit hole.
New Episode Update: “Tyler Perry’s Ruthless” will return to the platform with new episodes starting April 30. We will be back in two weeks with more drama. In the meantime, viewers can catch up on past episodes streaming now on the platform and follow @BETPlus across social platforms for more updates.
Stand Up Comedies:
Following are additional digital highlights to read and watch on BET Digital:
BET is engaging and supporting fans during the COVID-19 crisis with the launch of its daily curated content series, #BETHouseParty, designed to inspire, entertain, inform and empower our community. The BET Digital live series features daily programming ranging from musical performances and DJ sets to master classes, lifestyle hacks and more. #BETHouseParty joins ViacomCBS’ social distancing campaign #AloneTogether in partnership with the Ad Council and the U.S. government to support fans during the global pandemic. Follow @BET for the daily schedule, updates and to join the conversation.
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April 9, 2020 9:20pm ET by Pressparty