BET’S WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE WEEK OF THURSDAY, JUNE 18 - WEDNESDAY, JUNE 24
JUNETEENTH FREEDOM DAY MARATHON
NEW EPISODES OF “TYLER PERRY’S THE OVAL” & “AMERICAN SOUL” ON BET AND “TYLER PERRY’S BRUH” ON BET+
New York, NY – June 18, 2020 – BET’s must-see programming week of June 18- June 24 includes:
What-To-Watch & BINGE Spotlight
JUNETEENTH FREEDOM DAY MARATHON
BET kicked off its “Content For Change” initiative on Juneteenth - the national commemoration of the abolition of slavery in the United States - with a day-long array of programming celebrating the resilience of the African American spirit. BET premiered social justice episodes of series, inspirational films, music videos, messages of perseverance, tenacity and hope from leading Black voices showcasing Black achievement across all of its platforms. For full release click here: https://www.betpressroom.com/press-release/bet-reveals-its-programming-line-up-for-juneteenth-a-compilation-of-uplifting-long-and-short-form-co/
“Tyler Perry’s THE OVAL” AIRS WEDNESDAYS at 9 PM ET/PT on BET & BET Her
Episode #120“Call of Duty” premieres, Wednesday June 24- Max and Yuma risk their lives and investigate suspicious activity in the White House Residence. Sam gives Max a warning that could help him stay of out trouble.
Press Contact: Luis Defrank [email protected]
“AMERICAN SOUL” AIRS WEDNESDAYS at 10 PM ET/PT on BET & BET Her
Episode #205 “Say You Love Me” premieres, Wednesday June 24- Don confronts Flo about moonlight for his competition and issues an ultimatum while the Godfather of Soul puts Soul Train on pause to reclaim his poached musicians from the Mothership Connection. JT and Simone finally reconnect. Darius McCrary (Family Matters) guest stars as James Brown.
Press Contact: Danielle Davis [email protected]
“Tyler Perry’s BRUH” STREAMING NOW oN BET+
Episode #109 “Twenty-four Hours” – Mike secretly shows up for his friend and saves his life.
Press Contact: Jamie Owens [email protected]
BET, a subsidiary of ViacomCBS Inc. (NASDAQ: VIACA, VIAC), is the nation's leading provider of quality entertainment, music, news and public affairs television programming for the African-American audience. The primary BET channel is in 90 million households and can be seen in the United States, Canada, the Caribbean, the United Kingdom, sub-Saharan Africa and France. BET is the dominant African-American consumer brand with a diverse group of business extensions including BET.com, a leading Internet destination for Black entertainment, music, culture, and news; BET HER, a 24-hour entertainment network targeting the African-American Woman; BET Music Networks - BET Jams, BET Soul and BET Gospel; BET Home Entertainment; BET Live, BET’s growing festival business; BET Mobile, which provides ringtones, games and video content for wireless devices; and BET International, which operates BET around the globe.
BET+ is a premium online streaming service with exclusive originals and thousands of TV episodes and movies from the best Black creators. A joint venture between BET Networks and Tyler Perry Studios, BET+ allows users to stream Black culture including hit movies, TV shows, stand-up comedy, award shows, and specials, all in one place, commercial free. The new service from BET Networks, a subsidiary of ViacomCBS Inc., is the official home of Tyler Perry’s film, TV and stage works. The ad-free subscription video-on-demand service also provides users with access to original content from the likes of Will Packer, Tracy Oliver and many more. Visit BET.Plus to learn more.