BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING THE WEEK OF THURSDAY, AUGUST 5– WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 11





BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING THE WEEK OF THURSDAY, AUGUST 5– WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 11
08/04/21

WATCH THE EXPLOSIVE SEASON FINALE OF

“BET PRESENTS THE ENCORE” WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 11 AT 10 PM ET

BET HER PREMIERES Award-WINNING ORIGINAL FEATURE FILM
“I’m FINE (THANKS FOR ASKING)” SATURDAY, AUGUST 7 AT 7 PM ET/PT

New York, NY – August 5, 2021 – BET and BET+’s must-see programming week of August 5– August 11 includes:

ON BET HER:

“I’m Fine (Thanks For Asking)” premieres Saturday, August 7 at 7 PM ET/PT on BET Her– ‘Danny’ (Played by Kelley Kali), a recently widowed hairdresser, and her 8-year-old daughter ‘Wes’ (played by Wesley Moss) are houseless. Shielding Wes from the truth, Danny pitches a tent and convinces Wes that it’s a fun camping trip. As Danny works to find permanent housing, Wes grows increasingly tired of weeks in the heat, so Danny promises her that they will go home by the end of the day. With clients lined up, Danny is confident that she will have the final cash she needs to secure an apartment, but a series of mishaps threatens to derail her plans. Under mounting pressure, and with roller skates as her only means of transportation, she has to somehow manage to get the money she needs in order to keep her promise to her daughter. “I’m Fine (Thanks For Asking)” is directed by Kelley Kali & Angelique Molina, written by: Kelley Kali, Angelique Molina & Roma Kong, executive produced by Kelley Kali, Deon Cole & Capella Fahoome and produced by Roma Kong, Angelique Molina, Kelley Kali, Capella Fahoome and Deon Cole. Watch and share the official trailer here:

ON BET:

“TYLER PERRY’S THE OVAL” AIRS TUESDAYS ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #217 “Body Parts” premieres Tuesday, August 10 at 9 PM ET/PT– Hunter goes on a terrible power trip. Richard and Sharon put their lives on the line to rescue Barry.

“TYLER PERRY’S SISTAS” AIRS WEDNESDAYS ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #310 “Run Tell That” premieres Wednesday, August 11 at 9 PM ET/PT– Zac’s investment pays off in a major way. Danni begins to figure out how to move past her toxic relationship cycles.

THE SEASON FINALE OF “BET PRESENTS THE ENCORE” AIRS WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 11 ON BET AND BET HER

(Shamari DeVoe and Pamela Long stars in “BET Presents The Encore” on BET)

Episode #110 “The Encore” premieres Wednesday, August 11 at 10 PM ET/PT– The final performance has arrived and the Ladies work hard to ensure they are ready. Between wardrobe woes and an ever-changing group, the show must go on. Will this be the final encore or the beginning of a new supergroup?

About BET

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.

ABOUT BET+:

BET+ is the preeminent streaming service for the Black audience, with exclusive originals and thousands of TV episodes and movies from the best Black creators. A joint venture between BET 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 including hit series First Wives Club from Tracey Oliver, Tyler Perry’s Ruthless and Bruh, Will Packer’s Bigger, hit unscripted anthology series American Gangster Trap Queens, exclusive originals from Carl Weber including The Family Business, Sacrifice and Influence to name a few. Visit BET. Plus to learn more and follow @BETPlus on social to join the conversation and get the latest.



BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING THE WEEK OF THURSDAY, JULY 29 – WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 4





BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING THE WEEK OF THURSDAY, JULY 29 – WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 4
07/29/21

MOVIE OF THE WEEK ‘FAVORITE SON’ PREMIERES SUNDAY, AUGUST 1 AT 5:30 PM ET/CT

WATCH NEW EPISODES OF “TYLER PERRY’S THE OVAL”, “TYLER PERRY’S SISTAS” AND “BET PRESENTS THE ENCORE” ON BET

New York, NY – July 29, 2021 – BET and BET+’s must-see programming week of July 29 – August 4 includes:

ON BET:

BET+ ORIGINAL MOVIE ‘FAVORITE SON’ AIRS SUNDAY, AUGUST 1 ON BET

“Favorite Son” will tell the story of brothers in a gospel group struggling to find the balance between life, love, faith, and religion, while under the strict rule of their father, a megachurch reverend.

“TYLER PERRY’S THE OVAL” AIRS TUESDAYS ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #216 “Familiar Faces” premieres Tuesday, August 3 at 9 PM ET/PT– Victoria scolds Priscilla after catching her giving Jason a midnight snack. Victoria sarcastically hints around to Priscilla, that Priscilla’s marriage may be in trouble. Hunter tries to set an insidious secret meeting.

“TYLER PERRY’S SISTAS” AIRS WEDNESDAYS ON BET

(‘Andi’ playedby KJ Smith stars in “Tyler Perry’s Sistas” on BET)

Episode #309 “Complicated Situations” premieres Wednesday, August 4 at 9 PM ET/PT– Situations arise that will put certain relationships to the test.

“BET PRESENTS THE ENCORE” AIRS WEDNESDAYS ON BET

(Kiely Williams stars in “BET Presents The Encore” on BET)

Episode #109 “Stack That” premieres Wednesday, August 4 at 10 PM ET/PT– As the group comes together to finalize their album, look and performance Kiely is still on the fence about if she will perform. With days until the final show the Ladies reach a make or break point on if they can actually pull it all off.

About BET

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.

ABOUT BET+:

BET+ is the preeminent streaming service for the Black audience, with exclusive originals and thousands of TV episodes and movies from the best Black creators. A joint venture between BET 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 including hit series First Wives Club from Tracey Oliver, Tyler Perry’s Ruthless and Bruh, Will Packer’s Bigger, hit unscripted anthology series American Gangster Trap Queens, exclusive originals from Carl Weber including The Family Business, Sacrifice and Influence to name a few. Visit BET. Plus to learn more and follow @BETPlus on social to join the conversation and get the latest.



BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING THE WEEK OF THURSDAY, JULY 22 – WEDNESDAY, JULY 28





BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING THE WEEK OF THURSDAY, JULY 22 – WEDNESDAY, JULY 28
07/22/21

WATCH NEW EPISODES OF “TYLER PERRY’S THE OVAL”, “TYLER PERRY’S SISTAS” AND “BET PRESENTS THE ENCORE” ON BET

New York, NY – July 22, 2021 – BET and BET+’s must-see programming week of July 22 – July 28 includes:

ON BET:

“TYLER PERRY’S THE OVAL” AIRS TUESDAYS ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #215 “Don’t Move” premieres Tuesday, July 27 at 9 PM ET/PT– Barry finds himself in a life-threatening situation. Victoria works to ruin Sam’s life. Priscilla continues to dig about a crime that may have happened in The White House.

“TYLER PERRY’S SISTAS” AIRS WEDNESDAYS ON BET

Episode #308 “Little White Lies” premieres Wednesday, July 28 at 9 PM ET/PT– Fatima believes she’s caught Gary in a compromising position and calls Andi to rush home to drop in on him unexpectantly.

“BET PRESENTS THE ENCORE” AIRS WEDNESDAYS ON BET

(Kosine stars in “BET Presents The Encore” on BET)

Episode #108 “A Miss-Direction” premieres Wednesday, July 28 at 10 PM ET/PT– The pressure pushes some members to sing their last note. Kiely must decide if she will step up to the mic and join the group. A spa night helps the Ladies bond over past trauma while the tension between Felisha and Kosine threatens to derail it all.

About BET

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.

ABOUT BET+:

BET+ is the preeminent streaming service for the Black audience, with exclusive originals and thousands of TV episodes and movies from the best Black creators. A joint venture between BET 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 including hit series First Wives Club from Tracey Oliver, Tyler Perry’s Ruthless and Bruh, Will Packer’s Bigger, hit unscripted anthology series American Gangster Trap Queens, exclusive originals from Carl Weber including The Family Business, Sacrifice and Influence to name a few. Visit BET. Plus to learn more and follow @BETPlus on social to join the conversation and get the latest.



BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING THE WEEK OF THURSDAY, JULY 15 – WEDNESDAY, JULY 21





BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING THE WEEK OF THURSDAY, JULY 15 – WEDNESDAY, JULY 21
07/15/21

NEW SEASON OF “FIRST WIVES CLUB” AVAILABLE TO STREAM NOW ON BET+

BET NEWS PRESENTS “CONTENT FOR CHANGE: BLACK X JEWISH”

PREMIERES THURSDAY, JULY 15 AT 9 PM ET/PT

THE MIDSEASON PREMIERE OF “TYLER PERRY’S THE OVAL”

RETURNS WITH A BANG TUESDAY, JULY 20 at 9 pm ET/PT
on BET and BET HER

THE MIDSEASON FINALE OF “TYLER PERRY’S BRUH” AVAILABLE TO STREAM NOW ON BET+

New York, NY – July 15, 2021 – BET and BET+’s must-see programming week of July 15 – July 21 includes:

“CONTENT FOR CHANGE: BLACK X JEWISH” PREMIERES THURSDAY, JULY 15TH AT 9 PM ET/PT ON BET

BET presents “Content For Change: Black x Jewish” – A timely and engaging conversation that examines how legacies of hate have impacted both the Black and Jewish communities in America and are often used as tools of division between them. The show explores their shared history of subjugation and persecution, how important it has been in the past for these groups to come together in solidarity, and the need to do so now in the face of increased antisemitism, racism, and other hate crimes in recent years.

For more information on “Content For Change: Black x Jewish” visit BET.com. Follow us @bet across these social media platforms (Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, Twitter)

The MIDSEASON PREMIERE OF “TYLER PERRY’S THE OVAL” AIRS WEDNESDAY,

JULY 20 ON BET AND BET HER

(‘President Franklin’ playedby Ed Quinn stars in “Tyler Perry’s The Oval” on BET)

Episode #214 “The Target” premieres Wednesday, July 20 at 9 PM ET/PT– On the jaw-dropping midseason premiere, Barry is desperate to find his daughter; Hunter and Victoria share a power struggle concerning a terrorist; and Lilly lays down a few ground rules for Donald as they discuss the terms of their marriage.

“TYLER PERRY’S SISTAS” AIRS WEDNESDAYS ON BET

‘Andi’ playedby KJ Smith stars in “Tyler Perry’s Sistas” on BET)

Episode #307 “Protecting Myself” premieres Wednesday, July 21 at 9 PM ET/PT– Andi is walking a thin line while trying to keep the peace and stay out of Fatima, Karen, and Zac’s love triangle.

“BET PRESENTS THE ENCORE” AIRS WEDNESDAYS ON BET

Episode #107 “702 v. Cherish” premieres Wednesday, July 21 at 10 PM ET/PT– With one less member, the Ladies must try to build a cohesive brand and look for their group. The 702 Sisters are at odds with the Cherish Twins about their place on the record. As their performance date nears, who will make the final curtain?

ON BET+:

NEW SEASON OF “FIRST WIVES CLUB” AVAILABLE TO STREAM NOW ON BET+

The pressures of new jobs and news loves are introduced in the second season of the First Wives Club as Bree and Gary deep dive into rekindling their marriage, which is complicated by Bree’s big promotion and the introduction of a sexy hospital administrator. Meanwhile, Ari struggles with trying to balance working in Los Angeles temporarily and her long-distance relationship with David as he’s busy fulfilling his first term as State Senator. After starting her own record label, Hazel attempts to sign her first artist while returning from her world tour with a sexy plus one. At Ari’s request, Hazel and Bree welcome a new friend, Jayla, into their clique. Season two finds the newly minted quartet navigating the pressure of their professional lives and evolving romantic relationships through the enviable bonds of their friendship.

First Wives Club stars Jill Scott, Michelle Buteau, Ryan Michelle Bathé and new cast member Michelle Mitchenor, with RonReaco Lee and Mark Tallman also reprising their roles. Essence Atkins, Gary Dourdan, Jordan Carlos and Mikhail Keize will also join this season in recurring roles.

ON BET+:

MIDSEASON FINALE OF “TYLER PERRY’S BRUH” AVAILABLE TO STREAM NOW ON BET+

Episode #210 “The Long Journey” – Regina demands proof from Mike of his accusation. Tom receives some disturbing news. Tom asks Greg for a big favor. Regina helps Mike to see that things aren’t always what they seem.

About BET

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.

ABOUT BET+:

BET+ is the preeminent streaming service for the Black audience, with exclusive originals and thousands of TV episodes and movies from the best Black creators. A joint venture between BET 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 including hit series First Wives Club from Tracey Oliver, Tyler Perry’s Ruthless and Bruh, Will Packer’s Bigger, hit unscripted anthology series American Gangster Trap Queens, exclusive originals from Carl Weber including The Family Business, Sacrifice and Influence to name a few. Visit BET. Plus to learn more and follow @BETPlus on social to join the conversation and get the latest.



BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING THE WEEK OF THURSDAY, JULY 8 – WEDNESDAY, JULY 14





BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING THE WEEK OF THURSDAY, JULY 8 – WEDNESDAY, JULY 14
07/08/21

BET NEWS PRESENTS

“STATE OF OUR UNION: VICE PRESIDENT KAMALA HARRIS”
HOSTED BY SOLEDAD O’BRIEN, PREMIERES
FRIDAY, JULY 9 AT 8 PM ET/PT

New York, NY – July 8, 2021 – BET and BET+’s must-see programming week of July 8 – July 14 includes:

“State of Our Union: Vice President Kamala Harris” premieres Friday, July 9 at 8 ET/PTonBET.

BET News presents “State of Our Union: Vice President Kamala Harris” hosted by Soledad O’Brien – an exclusive half-hour primetime news special filmed at the White House featuring a one-on-one conversation between O’Brien and Vice President Harris that focuses on a range of substantive issues impacting the Black community including the White House’s push to vaccinate 600,000 Americans, Black America’s economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, police reform, voting rights, and other important topics.

“TYLER PERRY’S SISTAS” AIRS WEDNESDAYS ON BET

Episode #306 “The Chase” premieres Wednesday, July 14 at 9 PM ET/PT– The men in these relationships are ready for next level commitments, but the ladies are reluctant

“BET PRESENTS THE ENCORE” AIRS WEDNESDAYS ON BET

(Nivea Hamiliton stars in “BET Presents The Encore” on BET)

Episode #106 “Demons & Division” premieres Wednesday, July 14 at 10 PM ET/PT– The Women host a listening party for former bandmates and industry leaders to preview their album, but some feel their voices are not being heard. The Ladies must face the truth about their past and one must decide if it’s time for her final bow.

“TYLER PERRY’S HOUSE OF PAYNE” AIRS TUESDAYS ON BET

(‘Calvin’ played by Lance Gross star in “Tyler Perry’s House of Payne” on BET)

Episode #808 “Karen” premieres Tuesday, July 13 at 9 PM ET/PT– Calvin becomes a victim of social injustice when he’s accused of stealing car tags. Meanwhile, Malik stands up for his beliefs when he rejects CJ’s request to campaign for a friend, who’s running for City Council.

“TYLER PERRY’S ASSISTED LIVING” AIRS TUESDAYS ON BET

Episode #208 “Funny Bidness” premieres Tuesday, July 13 at 9:30 PM ET/PT – Efe and Mr. Brown start a business with a new anti-aging product, but it goes awry when the product has adverse effects and a lawsuit is threatened.

BET+ ORIGINAL SERIES “CARL WEBER’S ‘THE FAMILY BUSINESS’” AIRS TUESDAYS ON BET

(‘Junior Duncan’ played by Sean Ringgold star sin Carl Weber’s ‘The Family Business’” on BET)

Episode #210 “Deploy the Drones” premieres Tuesday, July 13 at 10 PM ET/PT – The war between the Duncans and Brother X is finally coming to a conclusion, but Alexander Cora is waiting in the wings.

All episodes now streaming on BET+.

ON BET+:

NEW SEASON OF “TYLER PERRY’S BRUH” AVAILABLE TO STREAM NOW ON BET+

Episode #209 “An Eye For An Eye” – Mike carries out his revenge. John learns the meaning of eye for and eye. Mike tries to involve Regina in one of his schemes.

About BET

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.

ABOUT BET+:

BET+ is the preeminent streaming service for the Black audience, with exclusive originals and thousands of TV episodes and movies from the best Black creators. A joint venture between BET 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 including hit series First Wives Club from Tracey Oliver, Tyler Perry’s Ruthless and Bruh, Will Packer’s Bigger, hit unscripted anthology series American Gangster Trap Queens, exclusive originals from Carl Weber including The Family Business, Sacrifice and Influence to name a few. Visit BET. Plus to learn more and follow @BETPlus on social to join the conversation and get the latest.



BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING THE WEEK OF THURSDAY, JULY 1 – WEDNESDAY, JULY 7





BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING THE WEEK OF THURSDAY, JULY 1 – WEDNESDAY, JULY 7
07/02/21

WATCH NEW EPISODES OF “TYLER PERRY’S SISTAS” AND “BET PRESENTS THE ENCORE” ON BET

NEW EPSIODE OF “TYLER PERRY’S BRUH” AVAILABLE TO STREAM NOW ON BET+

New York, NY – July 1, 2021 – BET and BET+’s must-see programming week of July 1 – July 7 includes:

“TYLER PERRY’S SISTAS” AIRS WEDNESDAYS ON BET

Episode #305 “Being a Boy” premieres Wednesday, July 7 at 9 PM ET/PT– Zac reveals his feelings for Fatima to Karen. Andi and Gary develop a problem in bed.

“BET PRESENTS THE ENCORE” AIRS WEDNESDAYS ON BET

(Aubrey O’Day stars in “BET Presents The Encore” on BET)

Episode #105 “Heavy Is The Head” premieres Wednesday, July 7 at 10 PM ET/PT– Tensions rise in the music mansion as the Ladies struggle to find one collective vision for the group. With an absent Queen and no one to take control, alliances continue to be drawn and each of the Ladies must compete for her place within the group.

“TYLER PERRY’S HOUSE OF PAYNE” AIRS TUESDAYS ON BET

Episode #807 “In The Hot Seat” premieres Tuesday, July 6 at 9 PM ET/PT– Calvin and Laura put their engagement to the test joining pre-marital counseling.

“TYLER PERRY’S ASSISTED LIVING” AIRS TUESDAYS ON BET

Episode #207 “Driving Miss Crazy” premieres Tuesday, July 6 at 9:30 PM ET/PT – Anastasia struggles to deal with a potential loss of independence when the Assisted Living crew suggests she shouldn’t drive anymore.

BET+ ORIGINAL SERIES “CARL WEBER’S ‘THE FAMILY BUSINESS’” AIRS TUESDAYS ON BET

Episode #209 “I Don’t Want to Lose My Queen” premieres Tuesday, July 6 at 10 PM ET/PT – Junior and Sonya return. Just as Brother X begins to unravel, Sasha and Elijah play a game of chess that may just determine her future.

All episodes now streaming on BET+.

ON BET+:

NEW SEASON OF “TYLER PERRY’S BRUH” AVAILABLE TO STREAM NOW ON BET+

(‘Mike’ played by Phillip Mullings Jr. stars in “Tyler Perry’s Bruh” on BET+)

Episode #208 “The Flower Child” – Mike seeks revenge which makes John nervous. Regina uses Bill.

About BET

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.

ABOUT BET+:

BET+ is the preeminent streaming service for the Black audience, with exclusive originals and thousands of TV episodes and movies from the best Black creators. A joint venture between BET 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 including hit series First Wives Club from Tracey Oliver, Tyler Perry’s Ruthless and Bruh, Will Packer’s Bigger, hit unscripted anthology series American Gangster Trap Queens, exclusive originals from Carl Weber including The Family Business, Sacrifice and Influence to name a few. Visit BET. Plus to learn more and follow @BETPlus on social to join the conversation and get the latest.



BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING THE WEEK OF THURSDAY, JUNE 24 – WEDNESDAY, JUNE 30





BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING THE WEEK OF THURSDAY, JUNE 24 – WEDNESDAY, JUNE 30
06/24/21

CULTURE’S BIGGEST NIGHT, THE “BET AWARDS” 2021, HOSTED BY TARAJI P. HENSON, WILL AIR LIVE SUNDAY, JUNE 27 AT 8 PM ET/PT ON BET AND SIMULCAST ON BET HER, LOGO, MTV, MTV2, TV LAND, AND VH1

New York, NY – June 24, 2021 – BET and BET+’s must-see programming week of June 24 – June 30 includes:

(BET Awards Performer and Nominee H.E.R.)

“BET AWARDS: YEAR OF THE BLACK WOMAN” PREMIERES SATURDAY, JUNE 26 8 PM ET/PT ON BET & BET HER

The one-hour special showcases a few of the leading women slated to grace this year’s BET Awards 2021 stage including Megan Thee Stallion, Taraji P. Henson, Jazmine Sullivan, H.E.R., City Girls, and Andra Day. Connie Orlando, EVP Specials, Music Programming & Music Strategy at BET, will also make a special appearance. The documentary takes the viewer into the homes of their favorite artists and executives to explore the phenomenal year experienced by each woman leading up to the culture’s biggest night in entertainment. Accompanying the special is a four episode BET.com companion series featuring an intimate behind the scenes look during the photo shoots through the eyes of various Black women photographers.

(Coi Leray to perform during The Countdown To The BET Awards Live)

“THE COUNTDOWN TO THE BET AWARDS LIVE” PREMIERES SUNDAY, AT 7 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Kicking off the BET Awards celebration, BET will get it started with “The Countdown to BET Awards”. Hosted by Terrence J and Tanisha Long, the preshow will include high energy performances by Coi Leray, Mooski, Spotemgotem, and CJ. The preshow will highlight some of the hottest nominees of the night including Queen Naija delivering a show stopping R&B performance. Correspondent WatchJazzy will check out the hottest fashion looks on the red carpet.

(BET Awards Host Taraji P. Henson)

“BET AWARDS” 2021 AIRS LIVE SUNDAY, JUNE 27TH AT 8 PM ET/PT on BET, BET HER, LOGO, MTV, MTV2, TV LAND, AND VH1

Hosted by Academy Award®-nominated and Golden Globe®-winning actor, filmmaker and philanthropist Taraji P. Henson, the 2021 “BET AWARDS” will air LIVE at 8 PM ET/PT on BET, Sunday, June 27(8:00 – 11:30 PM, ET/PT, 7:00 – 10:30 PM CT) from the Microsoft Theater.The “BET AWARDS” 2021 will also be honoring award-winning musician, critically acclaimed Golden Globe®-winning and Academy Award®-nominated actor Queen Latifah with this year’s Lifetime Achievement BET Award.

Megan Thee Stallion joins the star-studded line-up of performers Andra Day, City Girls, DaBaby, DJ Khaled, H.E.R., Jazmine Sullivan, Kirk Franklin, Lil Baby, Lil Durk, Lil Nas X, Migos, Moneybagg Yo, Rapsody, Roddy Ricch, Tyler The Creator and many more. Additionally, up and coming artists Tone Stith and Mereba will be gracing the BET Amplified Stage, BET Music’s stamp of approval on the next big thing in music.

Dominating this year’s nominations are Megan Thee Stallion and DaBaby with a total of seven nominations each. Cardi B and Drake follow closely behind with five nominations each. Other leading nominees include Anderson .Paak, Bruno Mars, Chloe x Halle and Chris Brown, as each garnered four nominations. You can find a full list of nominations here.

“BET Awards” 2021 presenters include Ashanti, Chloe Bailey, Ciara, Crystal Renee Hayslett, DJ Cassidy, Ebony Obsidian,Eva Marcille, Issa Rae, Jill Scott, KJ Smith, Lena Waithe, Marsai Martin, Michelle Buteau, Michelle Mitchenor, Mignon, Mj Rodriguez, Naomi Campbell, Novi Brown, Regina Hall, Ryan Michelle Bathe, Saweetie, and Sevyn Streeter. Jennifer Hudson will also be making a special appearance at the award show.

Beloved rapper DMX will be honored with a special tribute at the 2021 “BET AWARDS.” The tribute is being curated by producer Swizz Beatz, and will include standout performances from Busta Rhymes, Method Man, Swizz Beatz,Griselda, and a special appearance by Michael K. Williams.

Internationally, the show will simulcast on BET Africa at 2am CAT and MTV Brazil at 9pm BRT on June 27th, followed by international broadcasts on MTV UK on June 28th at 9pm BST, BET France on June 29th at 8:45pm CEST. The show will also be available to watch on My5 and Sky On-Demand in the UK beginning June 29th. TheBET Awards will also broadcast LIVE on the BET Brazil channel, via the free streaming service, Pluto TV.

DJ CASSIDY’S PASS THE MIC: BET AWARDS EDITION PREMIERIES AT 11:30 PM ET/PT on BET

In celebration of the culture’s biggest night, DJ Cassidy’s Pass The Mic: BET Awards Edition will premiere on Sunday, June 27th at 11:30 PM ET/PT, immediately following the 2021 “BET Awards.” In this edition of the acclaimed groundbreaking series, DJ Cassidy will pass the mic to a once-in-a-lifetime lineup of legendary Hip Hop and R&B artists to sing along to their most iconic, chart-topping records of the 2000s. Cassidy has exclusively confirmed that he will pass the mic to Ashanti, Ja Rule, Nelly, Akon, Kelis, Fat Joe, Fabolous, Sean Paul, and over a dozen other surprise iconic guests who have profoundly impacted the culture over the last two decades.

“TYLER PERRY’S SISTAS” AIRS WEDNESDAYS ON BET

Episode #304 “Just a Talk” premieres Wednesday, June 30 at 9 PM ET/PT– Gary decides to surprise Andi in a way to truly show his love for her, but those close to her are filled with doubt.

“BET PRESENTS THE ENCORE” AIRS WEDNESDAYS ON BET

Episode #104 “Questionable Queen” premieres Wednesday, June 30 at 10 PM ET/PT– The Women try to put their drama aside and come together to help Pamela record her Gospel song, but Aubrey has a different plan. Meanwhile, Kiely sets her sights on becoming Queen of the house.

“TYLER PERRY’S HOUSE OF PAYNE” AIRS TUESDAYS ON BET

Episode #806 “Missing Mustard Seeds” premieres Tuesday, June 29 at 9 PM ET/PT– Curtis puts Ellas’ big day in peril and Malik takes a class that doesn’t go over well with the family.

“TYLER PERRY’S ASSISTED LIVING” AIRS TUESDAYS ON BET

Episode #206 “Mega” premieres Tuesday, June 29 at 9:30 PM ET/PT – When a council seat in the community opens up, both Jeremy and Vinny decide to run for office with wildly different platforms to improve the neighborhood.

BET+ ORIGINAL SERIES “CARL WEBER’S ‘THE FAMILY BUSINESS’” AIRS TUESDAYS ON BET

Episode #208 “All’s Well That Ends Well” premieres Tuesday, June 29 at 10 PM ET/PT – The Duncans deploy the nuclear option, shutting down the production of HEAT while they recruit their allies into the fight against Brother X.

All episodes now streaming on BET+.

ON BET+:

NEW SEASON OF “TYLER PERRY’S BRUH” AVAILABLE TO STREAM NOW ON BET+

Episode #207 “High School” – Greg explores possibilities with a neighbor. Littia and John communicate about their future. Mike isn’t dealing with his emotions and instead chooses to lash and act out.

About BET

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.

ABOUT BET+:

BET+ is the preeminent streaming service for the Black audience, with exclusive originals and thousands of TV episodes and movies from the best Black creators. A joint venture between BET 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 including hit series First Wives Club from Tracey Oliver, Tyler Perry’s Ruthless and Bruh, Will Packer’s Bigger, hit unscripted anthology series American Gangster Trap Queens, exclusive originals from Carl Weber including The Family Business, Sacrifice and Influence to name a few. Visit BET. Plus to learn more and follow @BETPlus on social to join the conversation and get the latest.



BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING THE WEEK OF THURSDAY, JUNE 17 – WEDNESDAY, JUNE 23





BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING THE WEEK OF THURSDAY, JUNE 17 – WEDNESDAY, JUNE 23
06/17/21

BET CELEBRATES JUNETEENTH AND THE RESILIENCE OF THE

AFRICAN AMERICAN SPIRIT WITH A CURATED COMPILATION OF UPLIFTING LONG AND SHORT-FORM CONTENT

UNDER ITS ‘CONTENT FOR CHANGE’ INITIATIVE

New York, NY – June 17, 2021 – BET and BET+’s must-see programming week of June 17 – June 23 includes:

ON BET AND BET HER LINEAR:

BET WILL COMMEMORATE ‘JUNETEENTH’ STARTING SATURDAY

BET will commemorate ‘Juneteenth’ with inspirational films, music videos, and a special interstitial Manifesto campaign featuring messages of hope from top Black talent, thought leaders, and change agents pledging our collective commitment to freedom, liberation, and joy starting Saturday, June 19, at Noon ET/PT.

Please find more information here.

“TYLER PERRY’S SISTAS” AIRS WEDNESDAYS ON BET

(‘Zac’ played by Devale Ellis stars in “Tyler Perry’s Sistas” on BET)

Episode #303 “The Gift of Goodbye” premieres Wednesday, June 23 at 9 PM ET/PT– Zac helps a passenger retrieve an item she left on a plane, and the tip she gives him could be life-changing.

“BET PRESENTS THE ENCORE” AIRS WEDNESDAYS ON BET

Episode #103 “Do The Record” premieres Wednesday, June 23 at 10 PM ET/PT– As the Women begin work on their album it is clear not everyone shares the same vision or drive, causing a divide within the group. A family dinner heats up as the Ladies call each other out.

“TYLER PERRY’S HOUSE OF PAYNE” AIRS TUESDAYS ON BET

(‘Floyd’ played by Palmer Williams Jr. stars in “Tyler Perry’s House of Payne” on BET)

Episode #805 “Sauce Bosses” premieres Tuesday, June 22 at 9 PM ET/PT– Floyd gets an offer to buy out he and Curtis’s barbecue sauce after winning a contest, but C.J. raises concerns about the family’s legacy.

“TYLER PERRY’S ASSISTED LIVING” AIRS TUESDAYS ON BET

Episode #205 “Bait and Snitch” premieres Tuesday, June 22 at 9:30 PM ET/PT – The Assisted Living crew welcomes new resident, Nigerian-American, Efetobore Efe Omowale, but snap judge him as a scammer and deploy tactics to stall the signing of his lease.

BET+ ORIGINAL SERIES “CARL WEBER’S ‘THE FAMILY BUSINESS’” AIRS TUESDAYS ON BET

Episode #207 “All Hell Has Broke Loose” premieres Tuesday, June 15 at 10 PM ET/PT – London and Paris take it upon themselves to find their captive cousin, Sasha. Sebastion plays Rio in more ways than one, and there’s a new player in the mix.

All episodes now streaming on BET+.

ON BET+:

NEW SEASON OF “TYLER PERRY’S BRUH” AVAILABLE TO STREAM NOW ON BET+

Episode #206 “More Than A Peck” – Alice has an idea to improve business. Bill’s conversation with Mike doesn’t turn out as he expected. Tom and John make plans to fix the issues within the brotherhood.

RUFF RYDER CHRONICLES: SEASON 1 NOW STREAMING ON BET+

BET presents “Ruff Ryders Chronicles,” the definitive story of Ruff Ryders Entertainment. The five-part production about the iconic hip hop label founded by the Dean brothers Joaquin (Waah), Darin (Dee) and sister, Chivon Dean, will feature interviews with trailblazing artists Swizz Beatz, Eve, DMX, The LOX and more.

TWENTIES: SEASON 1 NOW STREAMING ON BET+

“Twenties,” from Executive Produer and Creator Lena Waithe, centers around a screenwriter, HATTIE and her girlfriends MARIE and NIA as they pursue their dreams and love, while testing the limits of “diversity, equity, and inclusion” in Los Angeles. After finding herself homeless and down on her luck, Hattie is fortunately introduced to Ida B., a powerful writer and producer who finds a soft spot for Hattie, giving her the opportunity to work on Ida B.’s show, Cocoa’s Butter,as an assistant. New to Hollywood and stumbling from relationship to relationship, Hattie searches to find her voice as a writer and the right girl. Marie and her husband Chuck take in Hattie after she get’s evicted, but that proves to be only one shake up in their seemingly perfect relationship. At work, Marie is pitted against the only other Black film executive for a promotion. Once a successful child performer, Nia is now a spirited yoga instructor who decides to get back into acting. While they live separate lives, the girls lean on each other for guidance as they navigate their twenties.

About BET

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.

ABOUT BET+:

BET+ is the preeminent streaming service for the Black audience, with exclusive originals and thousands of TV episodes and movies from the best Black creators. A joint venture between BET 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 including hit series First Wives Club from Tracey Oliver, Tyler Perry’s Ruthless and Bruh, Will Packer’s Bigger, hit unscripted anthology series American Gangster Trap Queens, exclusive originals from Carl Weber including The Family Business, Sacrifice and Influence to name a few. Visit BET.Plus to learn more and follow @BETPlus on social to join the conversation and get the latest.



2.5 Million Viewers Watched Both the Premiere and Encore Telecasts of the Third Season





2.5 Million Viewers Watched Both the Premiere and Encore Telecasts of the Third Season of the Scripted Series “Tyler Perry’s Sistas” and Music Reality Series “BET Presents The Encore” on BET
Over 1.4 million total viewers tuned in to the former’s season premiere in Live+3.
[via press release from BET]
2.5 MILLION VIEWERS WATCHED BOTH THE PREMIERE AND ENCORE TELECASTS OF THE THIRD SEASON OF THE SCRIPTED SERIES “TYLER PERRY’S SISTAS” AND MUSIC REALITY SERIES “BET PRESENTS THE ENCORE” ON BET

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TYLER PERRY’S SISTAS REIGNS AS THE #1 SCRIPTED SERIES ON CABLE FOR AFRICAN AMERICANS

“BET PRESENTS THE ENCORE” IS BET’S HIGHEST-RATED REALITY SERIES IN ALMOST 2 YEARS

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BOTH SERIES GREW THEIR AUDIENCE VERSUS L+SD LOGGING DOUBLE-DIGIT LIFTS +38% (“SISTAS” EPISODES #301) AND +17% (“BET PRESENTS THE ENCORE” EPISODE #101)

New York, NY June 15, 2021 – When women come together, powerful things happen! BET assembled the ultimate pairing of scripted and unscripted series to its Winning Wednesday lineup featuring dynamic women and scored ratings success! 2.5 MM total viewers P2+ tuned in to the premiere and encore telecasts of “Tyler Perry’s Sistas” season three and new original series, “BET Presents The Encore,” last Wednesday night.* Over 1.4 M total viewers P2+ tuned in to the captivating new season of “Sistas” and scored a .845 P18-49 rating on Live+3 (on BET and BET Her). “Tyler Perry’s Sistas” continues to stronghold its position as the #1 scripted series on cable for African Americans P18-49 for 2 years in a row (CY ’20 and ’21). The new music reality series “BET Presents The Encore,” featuring some of the most memorable solo artists and girl groups from the 1990s and 2000s forming the ultimate R&B supergroup, delivered a .384 P18-49 rating (Live + 3), 590 K total viewers P2+ (on BET and BET Her). Additionally, BET grew its “Tyler Perry’s Sistas” and “BET Presents The Encore” season premiere audience versus L+SD double-digits +38% and +17%, respectively.

For “Tyler Perry’s Sistas”:

· Episode #301 premiere telecast (Live+3): .845 P18-49 rating, 1.4 M total viewers P2+ (Simulcast across BET and BET Her); .764 P18-49 rating, and 1.3 M total viewers P2+ (on BET alone).*

· Episode #301 grew +38% in Live + 3 (Adults 18-49, BET, BET Her).*

· “Sistas” was the #1 Most Social Comedy TV program on Wednesday 6/9/21.**

· #SistasOnBET trended among the top 10 on Twitter in the US for 3 hours starting at 9 PM, peaking at #1 from 10-11 PM (excluding sports).**

· “Sistas” delivered the #1 Most Social video views among ALL TV programs on Wednesday, 6/9/21, with 1.3M views.**

For “BET Presents The Encore”:

· Episode #101premiere telecast (Live+3): .384 P18-49 rating, 590k total viewers P2+ (Simulcast across BET and BET Her); .359 P18-49 rating, and 537k total viewers P2+ (on BET alone).*

· Episode #101 grew +17% in Live + 3 (Adults 18-49, BET, BET Her)*

· #BETPresentsTheEncore trended among the top 10 on Twitter for 7 hours starting at 9 PM, peaking at #1 from 11 PM-12 AM.**

About “Tyler Perry’s Sistas”:

The one-hour drama follows a group of single black females as they navigate their “complicated love life,” careers, and friendship through the ups and downs of living in a modern world of social media and unrealistic relationship goals. Tyler Perry takes viewers on an exhilarating ride of emotions and gut-busting predicaments that will test the ladies’ long-standing friendship. This band of women, intertwined with their newfound relationships, must navigate this new-age dating scene as they continue to search for love in their 30’s. The talented ensemble cast of “Tyler Perry’s Sistas” includes KJ Smith, Mignon, Ebony Obsidian, Novi Brown, Crystal Renee’ Hayslett, DeVale Ellis, Chido Nwokocha, Anthony Dalton II, Brian Jordan Jr., Kevin A. Walton, and Trinity Whiteside. “Tyler Perry’s Sistas” is executive produced, directed, and written by Tyler Perry. Michelle Sneed will also serve as Executive Producer of the series for Tyler Perry Studios.”Tyler Perry’s Sistas” premieres Wednesday, June 9 at 9 PM ET/PT on BET and BET Her.
Episode #302 “Acting Normal” premieres Wednesday, June 16 at 9 PM ET/PT- Andi finds herself in the middle of Fatima and Karen, who both want Zac.

About “BET Presents The Encore”:

BET is bringing together nine of the most memorable solo artists and girl groups from the 1990s and 2000s to form the ultimate R&B supergroup in the new original series, “BET Presents The Encore.” Shamari DeVoe, Irish Grinstead, LeMisha Grinstead, Nivea Nash, Felisha King, Fallon King, Pamela Long, Aubrey O’ Day, and Kiely Williams have signed on to the one-of-a-kind music experiment to become the next big musical sensation. With nothing to lose and everything to gain, these talented singers turned wives, moms, and entrepreneurs, will move in together, write new music, learn choreography, record an album, and put on a live performance. The catch? The songstresses must achieve this in only 30 days, with none of them knowing who their bandmates will be ahead of time. Faced with fun twists and unforeseen constraints, the ladies will need to stretch beyond their musical and personal comfort zones to succeed as a team. An esteemed roster of music industry experts will drop in each week to prepare them for their big debut and deliver a chart-topping record, including music producer Kosine, choreographer Aliya Janell, songwriter Elijah Blake, and vocal coach Cynnamyn. “BET Presents The Encore” is executive produced by Kingdom Reign Entertainment with Carlos King, Scott Jeffress, Alicia Martino, Brent Nisbett and Scott Shatsky and Todd Tucker.

“BET Presents The Encore” premieres Wednesday, June 9 at 10 PM ET/PT on BET and BET Her.
Episode #102 “Time to be Queen” premieres Wednesday, June 16 at 10 PM ET/PT- Nine female R&B stars come together in hopes of creating the ultimate super group. Things could go south when one member declares she has other intentions. With only 30 days to record and perform an album, Cita warns the pressure is on!

For more information on the new original series, “BET Presents The Encore,” go to www.bet.com and follow us @bet across all social platforms and use the official hashtags #BETPresentsTheEncore.

*Source: Nielsen | Total viewer numbers based on Avg Imps, Live+3 | Simulcast rating based on sum of BET & BET Her avg imps over BET coverage universe | Competitive claims based on premiere ranking by average impressions during Prime (8p-11p, Calendar Year through 6/9/21, 4+ t/c, excludes Sports, News, Kids, Spanish nets, Syndication)

**Source: Nielsen Social Content Ratings, linear program-level total interactions, *excludes Talk Shows, ** excludes Sports and Specials, *** excludes Sports, News and Specials; Trends24, 6/9/21.

About BET

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 125 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+, the preeminent streaming service for the Black audience; 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 & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING THE WEEK OF THURSDAY, JUNE 10 – WEDNESDAY, JUNE 16





BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING THE WEEK OF THURSDAY, JUNE 10 – WEDNESDAY, JUNE 16
06/10/21

WATCH NEW EPISODES OF “TYLER PERRY’S SISTAS” AND “BET PRESENTS THE ENCORE” ON BET

NEW EPSIODE OF “TYLER PERRY’S BRUH” AVAILABLE TO STREAM NOW ON BET+

New York, NY – June 10, 2021 – BET and BET+’s must-see programming week of June 10 – June 16 includes:

ON BET AND BET HER LINEAR:

“TYLER PERRY’S SISTAS” AIRS WEDNESDAYS ON BET

(‘Andi’ played by KJ Smith stars in “Tyler Perry’s Sistas” on BET)

Episode #302 “Acting Normal” premieres Wednesday, June 16 at 9 PM ET/PT– Andi finds herself in the middle of Fatima and Karen, who both want Zac.

“BET PRESENTS THE ENCORE” AIRS WEDNESDAYS ON BET

Episode #102 “Time to be Queen” premieres Wednesday, June 16 at 10 PM ET/PT– Nine female R&B stars come together in hopes of creating the ultimate super group. Things could go south when one member declares she has other intentions. With only 30 days to record and perform an album, Cita warns the pressure is on!

“TYLER PERRY’S HOUSE OF PAYNE” AIRS TUESDAYS ON BET

Episode #804 “Back That Thang Up” premieres Tuesday, June 15 at 9 PM ET/PT– CJ’s reoccurring back problems forces him to face an even bigger issue.

“TYLER PERRY’S ASSISTED LIVING” AIRS TUESDAYS ON BET

(‘Vinny’ played by J. Anthony Brown stars in “Tyler Perry’s Assisted Living” on BET)

Episode #204 “The Triangle” premieres Tuesday, June 15 at 9:30 PM ET/PT – Vinny and Reginald compete for new resident Anastasia’s affections.

BET+ ORIGINAL SERIES “CARL WEBER’S ‘THE FAMILY BUSINESS” AIRS TUESDAYS ON BET

(‘Orlando’ played by Darrin Henson stars in Carl Weber’s ‘The Family Business” on BET)

Episode #206 “Casualties of War” premieres Tuesday, June 15 at 10 PM ET/PT – As the war intensifies, Orlando sits down with Elijah just as one of the Duncan faithful goes down in a blaze of bullets and a family member is taken prisoner.

All episodes now streaming on BET+.

ON BET+:

NEW SEASON OF “TYLER PERRY’S BRUH” AVAILABLE TO STREAM NOW ON BET+

Episode #205 “The Code” – Bill is tested by the women in his life. John has a difficult conversation with Alice. Bill is reluctant to confront Mike.

About BET

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.

ABOUT BET+:

BET+ is the preeminent streaming service for the Black audience, with exclusive originals and thousands of TV episodes and movies from the best Black creators. A joint venture between BET 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 including hit series First Wives Club from Tracey Oliver, Tyler Perry’s Ruthless and Bruh, Will Packer’s Bigger, hit unscripted anthology series American Gangster Trap Queens, exclusive originals from Carl Weber including The Family Business, Sacrifice and Influence to name a few. Visit BET.Plus to learn more and follow @BETPlus on social to join the conversation and get the latest.