BET Networks has given a green light to Uptown, a three-part original scripted miniseries that will chronicle the story of Andre Harrell’s iconic New York City record label, Uptown Records, from Harrell (Honey, New York Undercover) and Jesse Collins Entertainment (The New Edition Story, The Bobby Brown Story). Uptown is…
Still relatively under the radar, despite a prolific career filled with TV hits, Collins reflects on his 20 years in Hollywood. Click here to read the full article.
Jesse Collins Entertainment, the production company behind BET’s critically-acclaimed miniseries, The New Edition Story, has signed a multi-year overall agreement with ViacomCBS Cable Networks. Click here to read the full article.
The BET Awards not only reimagined what a virtual performance can be, but what award shows could look like even post-pandemic. Click here to read the full article.
Beyoncé received a humanitarian award, and performances made explicit references to protests against racism and police brutality at the first major awards show of the Covid-19 era. Click here to read the full article.
The nation isn’t in a celebratory mood. But the BET Awards struck a delicate balance between honoring black artists and reckoning with current events. Click here to read the full article.