Get ready to clutch your pearls and laugh ‘til it hurts as BET Networks unveils its new Fall 2017 lineup!
BET is pushing the comedy limits as it debuts series from some of the biggest names in the game including new showcase “50 CENTRAL” starring the legendary Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson; new boundary-pushing game show “FACE VALUE” from executive producer Wanda Sykes and starring Deon Cole and Tiffany Haddish; and new weekly satire series “THE RUNDOWN WITH ROBIN THEDE” from executive producer Chris Rock.
On the scripted side, “COMEDY GETDOWN” goes behind the scenes of a mega standup comedy tour with George Lopez, DL Hughley, Cedric the Entertainer, Eddie Griffin and the late, great Charlie Murphy. Viewers will also get an all-access pass to the hip-hop wedding of the year as rapper Gucci Mane and Keyshia Ka’oir become one in “GUCCI MANE & KEYSHIA KA'OIR: THE MANE EVENT”.
Irv Gotti’s “TALES” also returns with new episodes, including “song stories” from Jay-Z’s “99 Problems” and Fetty Wap’s “Trap Queen”. And fan favorite tentpole specials return including the biggest night in hip-hop with the “HIP HOP AWARDS”, and smoothest sounds in R&B with the “SOUL TRAIN AWARDS”. New programming kicks off Wednesday, September 27th, with brand new episodes premiering every week on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays!