BET, BET+ AND BET DIGITAL’S WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE THIS WEEK: PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING WEEK OF THURSDAY, JANUARY 13– WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 19, 2022





BET, BET+ AND BET DIGITAL’S WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE THIS WEEK: PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING WEEK OF THURSDAY, JANUARY 13– WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 19, 2022
01/14/22

BET, BET+ AND BET DIGITAL’S WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE THIS WEEK*

“BET HER PRESENTS…BECOMING: MICHELLE OBAMA IN CONVERSATION” PREMIERES ON MONDAY, JANUARY 17
ON BET AND BET HER AT 7 PM ET/PT

THE MUCH-ANTICIPATED SEASON FINALES OF HIT-SERIES
“TYLER PERRY’S HOUSE OF PAYNE” AND
“TYLER PERRY’S ASSISTED LIVING” TO AIR THIS WEEK

ACCLAIMED DRAMA NEW YORK UNDERCOVER JOINS BET’S FRIDAY NIGHT LINE UP STARTING, AND BET DIGITAL’S “I WENT VIRAL” SEASON 6 PREMIERE TODAY, JANUARY 14

New York, NY – January 13, 2021 – BET Her and BET will premiere an exclusive special edition “BET Her Presents…Becoming: Michelle Obama In Conversation” Monday, January 17. Moderated by Yara Shahidi and joined on stage by students from 22 participating colleges from across the country, Mrs. Obama discusses with students the themes from her acclaimed New York Times bestselling memoir, Becoming (published by Crown/Penguin Random House), and what it’s like to navigate young adulthood in the current climate. Additionally, BET’s much-anticipated hit series “Tyler Perry’s Assisted Living” and “Tyler Perry’s House of Payne” to air their season finales on Tuesday, January 18. For additional BET, BET+, BET Digital’s must-see programming for the week of January 13– January 19, see below:

ON BET HER:

“BET Her Presents…Becoming: Michelle Obama In Conversation” premieres Monday, January 17, on BET and BET Her at 7 PM ET/PT

Moderated by Yara Shahidi and joined on stage by students from 22 participating colleges from across the country, Mrs. Obama discusses with students the themes from her acclaimed New York Times bestselling memoir, Becoming (published by Crown/Penguin Random House), and what it’s like to navigate young adulthood in the current climate. Mrs. Obama opens the floor to the students to discuss with them topics such as their mental wellness, diversity and inclusion on college campuses, and asks thought-provoking questions about shaping their future and becoming change agents in their communities. The one-hour special was filmed at Prince George’s Community College in Largo, MD. #BecomingOnBET

ON BET:

“NEW YORK UNDERCOVER” AIRS ON FRIDAY, JANUARY 14 AT 9 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER
Episode #101 “School Ties” airs on Friday, January 14, at 9 PM ET/PT – J.C. Williams (Malik Yoba) and Eddie Torres (Michael DeLorenzo) try to prevent two people from becoming part of luxury car theft ring. Williams gets a letter from his e-wife stating that she wants him to pay more in his maintenance payments.

Episode #102 “New York Undercover” airs on Friday, January 14, at 9 PM ET/PT – Manhattan police detective J.C. Williams (Malik Yoba) and Eddie Torres (Michael DeLorenzo) are assigned a case dealing with a 17-year-old girl who accuses a high school football player of rape. Eddie has problems going to see his mother, who is in the hospital, after six years of non-communication with each other.

THE SEASON FINALE OF “TYLER PERRY’S HOUSE OF PAYNE”
AIRS ON TUESDAY, JANUARY 18 AT 8 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #822 “Payneful Suffering” airs on Tuesday, January 11, at 8 PM ET/PT– As the family prepares for Janine’s return, everyone and everything goes awry. Lisa goes above and beyond to show Janine she’s a new and improved Lisa. #HouseOfPayne

THE SEASON FINALE OF “TYLER PERRY’S ASSISTED LIVING”
AIRS TUESDAY, JANUARY 18 AT 8:30 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #222 “Forgive and Forget” airs on Tuesday January 18, at 8:30 PM ET/PT– Reginald seeks forgiveness from his estranged son. #AssistedLivingBET

“TYLER PERRY’S THE OVAL” AIRS TUESDAYS AT 9 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #313 “Tragic Monologues” airs on Tuesday, January 18, at 9 PM ET/PT – Eli causes chaos to erupt in the White House when he exposes Hunter’s criminal activity to the press, and Victoria decides to use it to her advantage. #TheOvalonBET

BET+ ORIGINAL SERIES “TYLER PERRY’S RUTHLESS” AIRS ON TUESDAYS AT 10 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #214 “Prophecy” airs on Tuesday, January 18, at 10 PM ET/PT – The Highest awaits Andrew’s return to the compound with much anticipated news after carrying out an order. #RuthlessonBET

BET+ ORIGINAL SERIES “TYLER PERRY’S BRUH” AIRS ON TUESDAYS AT 11 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #102 “Own Two Feet” airs on Tuesday, January 18, at 11 PM ET/PT – John has second thoughts about his arrangement with Leon, Bill gets unexpected news from his ex-girlfriend, and John takes offense at his friends not believing in him. #BRUHonBET

“TYLER PERRY’S SISTAS” AIRS
WEDNESDAYS AT 9 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #403 “Pleasantries” airs on Wednesday, January 19, at 9 PM ET/PT– Preston gives Karen pause when he shows up at her salon with a friend. Calvin’s pride causes an uncomfortable situation between him and Sabrina. #SistasonBET

BET+ ORIGINAL SERIES “FIRST WIVES CLUB”
AIRS WEDNESDAYS AT 10 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #202 “On Bended Knee” airs on Wednesday, January 19, at 10 PM ET/PT– Bree is not thrilled about Hazel’s engagement news. Under pressure from label, Hazel searches to find new talent. Bree and Gary go back to therapy – Bree is enticed by a new role at the hospital. Jayla tries to get a foothold on the case. #FirstWivesClubonBET

BET+ ORIGINAL SERIES “BIGGER” AIRS WEDNESDAYS AT 10:30 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #202 “You Feel Better? I Feel Better” airs on Wednesday, January 19, at 10:30 PM ET/PT– Layne’s stress builds as her business booms, with a chance to style Billie Eilish. Tracey’s show return is filled with deceit and surprises. Veronica fantasizes about her college boyfriend. Deon gets a shock when a man answers his mom’s phone.

BET DIGITAL:

“I WENT VIRAL” SEASON 6 PREMIERES FRIDAY, JANUARY 14 ON BET’S OFFICIAL YOUTUBE CHANNEL

The fan-favorite series returns with an new batch of celebrities, including HD4President, Kaliii, Myles Yachts, Erica Banks, Tay Money, B.Lovee, Loose Ends, and Lecrae & Andy Mineo talking up how they went viral with songs that blew up on social media and made them household names. In the premiere episode HD4President talks about his hit song ‘Touch Down to Cause Hell.’

* THIS WEEK’S BET, BET+ and BET Digital’s WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE PRESS RELEASE INCLUDES PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING BETWEEN THURSDAY, JANUARY 13– WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 19, 2021

About BET

BET, a subsidiary of ViacomCBS Inc. (NASDAQ: VIACA, VIAC), is the leading provider of premium entertainment, music, news, digital and public affairs content for Black audiences worldwide. BET linear is in 125 million households and can be seen in the United States, Canada, Brazil, the Caribbean, the United Kingdom, sub-Saharan Africa and France. BET is one of the most well-known Black consumer brands worldwide, with multi-platform business extensions including BET Studios, an unprecedented studio venture that offers equity ownership for Black content creators; BET+, the preeminent streaming service for the Black audience; BET Digital, including BET’s wide reaching social platforms and 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 events and experience business; 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 WEEK OF THURSDAY, JANUARY 6– WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 12, 2021





BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE: PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING WEEK OF THURSDAY, JANUARY 6– WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 12, 2021
01/07/22

BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE THIS WEEK

THE MIDSEASON PREMIERE OF “TYLER PERRY’S THE OVAL” AND BRAND NEW EPISODES OF “TYLER PERRY’S HOUSE OF PAYNE” AND “TYLER PERRY’S ASSISTED LIVING” TO AIR TUESDAY, JANUARY 11

New York, NY – January 7, 2021 BET’s much-anticipated hit series “Tyler Perry’s The Oval”, “Tyler Perry’s House of Payne,” and “Tyler Perry’s Assisted Living” to air brand new episodes. For additional BET and BET+’s must-see programming for the week of January 6– January 12, see below:

ON BET:

“TYLER PERRY’S HOUSE OF PAYNE”
AIRS TUESDAYS AT 8 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #821 “The First Day” airs on Tuesday, January 11, at 8 PM ET/PT– C.J. prepares to return work for the first time since his mishap running into a building. While Calvin and Laura make wedding plans, Miranda has made plans of her own. #HouseOfPayne

“TYLER PERRY’S ASSISTED LIVING”
AIRS TUESDAYS AT 8:30 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #221 “Unpleasant Days” airs on Tuesday January 11, at 8:30 PM ET/PT– A resident of Pleasant Days shows immense generosity to the rest of the tenants before she parts ways with them. #AssistedLivingBET

“TYLER PERRY’S THE OVAL” AIRS
TUESDAYS AT 9 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #312 “The Dutiful Wife” airs on Tuesday, January 11, at 9 PM ET/PT – A press briefing called by the Vice President places Hunter and Victoria in the hot seat behind recent tragedies that transpired. #TheOvalonBET

BET+ ORIGINAL SERIES “TYLER PERRY’S RUTHLESS” TO AIR TUESDAY, JANUARY 11 AT 10 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #213 “Evil Deeds” airs on Tuesday, January 11, at 10 PM ET/PT – River shares with Ruth his experience of what happens when The Highest gets angry. #RuthlessonBET

BET+ ORIGINAL SERIES “TYLER PERRY’S BRUH”
TO AIR ON TUESDAY, JANUARY 11 AT 11 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #101 “Pilot” airs on Tuesday, January 11, at 11 PM ET/PT – John seeks financial backing for a new business venture. Tom deals with the fallout of an ill-advised fling with a coworker, and Mike agrees to let Pam decorate his loft. #BRUHonBET

“TYLER PERRY’S SISTAS” AIRS
WEDNESDAYS AT 9 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #402 “Still Waters Run Deep” airs on Wednesday, January 12, at 9 PM ET/PT– Andi finds herself in the middle of a tragedy that involves Zac and Fatima. Gary goes through great lengths to grab Andi’s attention. Danni becomes a hero at work, but her love life takes a turn. #SistasonBET

BET+ ORIGINAL SERIES “FIRST WIVES CLUB”
TO AIR ON WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 12 AT 10 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #201 “Independent Women” airs on Wednesday, January 12, at 10 PM ET/PT– With Hazel on a world tour, Bree balances home and work. Ari struggles to stay connected to David. Back in NY, Jayla tries to fill Ari’s shoes with a high-profile case. Hazel returns from her travels with more than just a souvenir keychain. #FirstWivesClubonBET

BET+ ORIGINAL SERIES “BIGGER”
TO AIR ON WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 12 AT 10:30 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #201 “All Good” airs on Wednesday, January 12, at 10:30 PM ET/PT– Three months after the big arrest, we catch up with the gang. Layne is stressed by her shop and feelings for Deon. Veronica has whack tenants and an unsatisfied sex life. Vince is a successful yet miserable Bar Mitzvah DJ. Deon searches for a job.

* THIS WEEK’S BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE PRESS RELEASE INCLUDES PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING BETWEEN THURSDAY, JANUARY 6– WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 12, 2021

About BET

BET, a subsidiary of ViacomCBS Inc. (NASDAQ: VIACA, VIAC), is the leading provider of premium entertainment, music, news, digital and public affairs content for Black audiences worldwide. BET linear is in 125 million households and can be seen in the United States, Canada, Brazil, the Caribbean, the United Kingdom, sub-Saharan Africa and France. BET is one of the most well-known Black consumer brands worldwide, with multi-platform business extensions including BET Studios, an unprecedented studio venture that offers equity ownership for Black content creators; BET+, the preeminent streaming service for the Black audience; BET Digital, including BET’s wide reaching social platforms and 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 events and experience business; 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 THIS WEEK





BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE THIS WEEK

BET KICKS OFF THE YEAR WITH A BRAND-NEW SEASON OF
“TYLER PERRY’S SISTAS” ON WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 5

HIT SERIES “TYLER PERRY’S HOUSE OF PAYNE” AND “TYLER PERRY’S ASSISTED LIVING” TO MAKE THEIR MID-SEASON RETURNS ON TUESDAY, JANUARY 4

New York, NY – January 4, 2021: Get a fresh start to the year with a brand-new season of “Tyler Perry’s Sistas” and the highly-anticipated midseason returns of hit-series “Tyler Perry’s House of Payne” and “Tyler Perry’s Assisted Living”. For additional BET and BET+’s must-see programming for the week of December 30– January 5, see below:

ON BET:

“TYLER PERRY’S HOUSE OF PAYNE”
AIRS TUESDAYS AT 8 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Mid-season Return: Episode #821 “The First Day” airs on Tuesday, January 4, at 8 PM ET/PT– C.J. prepares to return work for the first time since his mishap running into a building. While Calvin and Laura make wedding plans, Miranda has made plans of her own. #HouseOfPayne

“TYLER PERRY’S ASSISTED LIVING”
AIRS TUESDAYS AT 8:30 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Mid-season Return: Episode #221 “Unpleasant Days” airs on Tuesday January 4 at 8:30 PM ET/PT– A resident of Pleasant Days shows immense generosity to the rest of the tenants before she parts ways with them. #AssistedLivingBET

SEASON 4 OF “TYLER PERRY’S SISTAS” PREMIERES
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 5 AT 9 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

In the premiere episode #401, titled “A Brick Wall,” premieres Wednesday, January 5, at 9 PM ET/PT– Danni finds herself in a compromising predicament and receives unsolicited help from El Fuego. While Karen must figure out how to deal with an unexpected visitor inquiring about Zac. #SistasonBET

* THIS WEEK’S BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE PRESS RELEASE INCLUDES PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING BETWEEN THURSDAY, DECEMBER 30– WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 5, 2021

About BET

BET, a subsidiary of ViacomCBS Inc. (NASDAQ: VIACA, VIAC), is the leading provider of premium entertainment, music, news, digital and public affairs content for Black audiences worldwide. BET linear is in 125 million households and can be seen in the United States, Canada, Brazil, the Caribbean, the United Kingdom, sub-Saharan Africa and France. BET is one of the most well-known Black consumer brands worldwide, with multi-platform business extensions including BET Studios, an unprecedented studio venture that offers equity ownership for Black content creators; BET+, the preeminent streaming service for the Black audience; BET Digital, including BET’s wide reaching social platforms and 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 events and experience business; 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.



THE #1 CABLE SERIES FOR BLACK VIEWERS “TYLER PERRY’S SISTAS” RETURNS WITH NEW SEASON WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 5





THE #1 CABLE SERIES FOR BLACK VIEWERS “TYLER PERRY’S SISTAS” RETURNS WITH NEW SEASON WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 5 AT 9 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER
12/22/21

KJ Smith, Mignon, Ebony Obsidian, Novi Brown, Crystal Renee’ Hayslett star in the hit series Executive Produced, Directed and Written by prolific content creator Tyler Perry
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Watch, publish and share the Season Four official trailer here:

#SistasonBET

New York, NY – December X, 2021 – BET’s hit scripted series “Tyler Perry’s Sistas,” the #1 show on Cable for Black viewers P18-49, debuts new season Wednesday, January 5 at 9 PM ET/PT. Season four of Tyler Perry’s “Sistas” continues the unbounded connection between the five girlfriends as they move through everyday life, circumstances and each finding a new voice, one that demands everyone listens. These five women go after what they desire and handle the blows of life with resilience, determination, and the support of each other. 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. Watch, publish and share the Season Four official trailer here: https://youtu.be/8S-H_JJmuj4

In Season four, Andi played by KJ Smith finally focuses on her own wants and needs when it comes to her personal life. While continuing to be a top-notch lawyer, Andi tests the waters with the possibility of a new relationship on the horizon. Gary played by Chido Nwokocha, however, goes above and beyond in an attempt to get Andi to commit to him, and only him.

Danni played by Mignon, opens the season showing Preston how she really feels about their relationship now that El Fuego is in the picture. Eventually, things get complicated when Preston played by Trinity Whiteside, begins exhibiting uncharacteristic like behavior to win Danni’s attention.

Karen played by Ebony Obsidian, finds herself consumed with Zac’s personal life this season. Karen’s emotions overtake her as she tries to reconcile her feelings between Zac played by DeVale Ellis, and Aaron played by Kevin A. Walton.

Sabrina played by Novi Brown, is the listening ear to her girlfriends and their drama, but she makes sure she doesn’t forget about Maurice played by Brian Jordan Jr. While still dating Calvin played by Anthony Dalton II, Sabrina embarks on a new journey that could lead to newfound love.

Fatima played by Crystal Renee’ Hayslett, basks in her love for Zac and makes it known to anyone who questions their relationship. Although Fatima finds herself facing new challenges in her relationship with Zac, her feet are firmly planted. Now that things are looking up for Zac, he and Fatima shift their focus to themselves and their future together.

(From L-R: ‘El Fuego’ played by Dion Rome and ‘Dani’ played by Mignon star in
“Tyler Perry’s Sistas” — Photo credit: Charles Bergmann/BET/Tyler Vision, LLC)

(From L-R: ‘Karen’ played by Ebony Obsidian stars in “Tyler Perry’s Sistas” —
Photo credit: Charles Bergmann/BET/Tyler Vision, LLC)

In the premiere episode #401, titled “A Brick Wall,” premieres Wednesday, January 5, at 9 PM ET/PT– Danni finds herself in a compromising predicament and receives unsolicited help from El Fuego. While Karen must figure out how to deal with an unexpected visitor inquiring about Zac. #SistasonBET

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. Executive Producer, Director and Writer 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.

About BET

BET, a subsidiary of ViacomCBS Inc. (NASDAQ: VIACA, VIAC), is the leading provider of premium entertainment, music, news, digital and public affairs content for Black audiences worldwide. BET linear is in 125 million households and can be seen in the United States, Canada, Brazil, the Caribbean, the United Kingdom, sub-Saharan Africa and France. BET is one of the most well-known Black consumer brands worldwide, with multi-platform business extensions including BET Studios, an unprecedented studio venture that offers equity ownership for Black content creators; BET+, the preeminent streaming service for the Black audience; BET Digital, including BET’s wide reaching social platforms and 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 events and experience business; and BET International, which operates BET around the globe.

About Tyler Perry Studios

Tyler Perry Studios is a state-of-the-art film and television production facility founded in 2006 by actor, producer, filmmaker, playwright, and philanthropist Tyler Perry. Located in Atlanta, Georgia on the historic grounds of the former Fort McPherson army base, the new 330-acre campus is one of the largest production studios in the country. It boasts a variety of shooting locations including 40 buildings on the national register of historic places, 12 purpose-built sound stages, 200 acres of green space and an expansive backlot.



BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE THIS WEEK* [DOUBLE ISSUE]





BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE THIS WEEK* [DOUBLE ISSUE]

BET IS CLOSING OUT THE YEAR WITH THE MUCH-ANTICIPATED SEASON FINALES OF “GAMES PEOPLE PLAY,”
“TYLER PERRY’S SISTAS,” AND “KLUTCH ACADEMY”

HIT SERIES “TYLER PERRY’S THE OVAL” “TYLER PERRY’S HOUSE OF PAYNE” AND “TYLER PERRY’S ASSISTED LIVING” TO AIR THEIR MID-SEASON FINALES

NEW EPISODE OF “THE TYLER PERRY SHOW: THE SISTAS AFTER- SHOW EDITION” TO AIR WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 22

NEW BET+ ORIGINAL MOVIES “A CHRISTMAS WISH” AND “CHRISTMAS FOR SALE” TO PREMIERE ON BET+

New York, NY – December 17, 2021 BET to close out the holiday season with much-anticipated season finales of “Games People Play, “Tyler Perry’s Sistas,” and “Klutch Academy” and mid-season finales of hit series “Tyler Perry’s The Oval”, “Tyler Perry’s House of Payne” and “Tyler Perry’s Assisted Living”. For additional BET and BET+’s must-see programming for the week of December 16– December 29, see below:

ON BET:

“TYLER PERRY’S HOUSE OF PAYNE”
AIRS TUESDAYS AT 8 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #819 “A Payneful Compromise” airs on Tuesday, December 21, at 8 PM ET/PT– Following Curtis’s medical checkup Ella wants Curtis to improve his diet causing the Payne family to learn an important lesson in compromising. #HouseOfPayne

Mid-season Finale: Episode #820 “Fine Wine” airs on Tuesday, December 28, at 8 PM ET/PT– As Ella is spun into Laura’s web of wedding plans, Calvin realizes he may not be as ready to get married as he thought. Curtis and C.J. go to Calvin out of concern that he may be moving too fast. #HouseOfPayne

“TYLER PERRY’S ASSISTED LIVING”
AIRS TUESDAYS AT 8:30 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #219 “Stuck in A Ditch” airs on Tuesday December 21, at 8:30 PM ET/PT– Sandra’s junior prom date ditches her at the last minute so the AL crew decide to throw her a prom at the facility. #AssistedLivingBET

Mid-season Finale: Episode #220 “Jumping the Broom” airs on Tuesday December 28 at 8:30 PM ET/PT– Jeremy and Leah plan a ceremony to renew their vows. #AssistedLivingBET

“TYLER PERRY’S THE OVAL” AIRS
TUESDAYS AT 9 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #311 “The Children” airs on Tuesday, December 21, at 9 PM ET/PT – The Vice President reveals his cards to Victoria and Hunter, causing them to team up and try to combat his attack. #TheOvalonBET

Mid-season Finale: Episode #312 “The Dutiful Wife” airs on Tuesday, December 28, at 9 PM ET/PT – A press briefing called by the Vice President places Hunter and Victoria in the hot seat behind recent tragedies that transpired. #TheOvalonBET

THE SEASON FINALE OF “GAMES PEOPLE PLAY”
AIRS TUESDAY, DECEMBER 21 AT 10 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #210 “The Greater Good” airs on Tuesday, December 21 at 10 PM ET/PT– It becomes clear that the spiders have weaved a larger web and our crew finds themselves wrapped up further in that web than ever before. Marques must face the challenge of pursuing his own interests or the safety of those around him. #GamesPeoplePlay

THE SEASON FINALE OF “KLUTCH ACADEMY” AIRS TUESDAY, DECEMBER 21 AT 11 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episodes #105 “Night of Dreams” airs Tuesday, December 21, at 11 PM ET/PT– The moment they’ve all dreamed of has arrived… the NBA Draft. A nail-biting drama that marks the end of one arduous journey and the beginning of another. After the Draft, euphoria gives way to the realization that things will never be the same.

THE SEASON FINALE OF “TYLER PERRY’S SISTAS” AIRS
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 22 AT 9 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #322 “A Woman’s Work” airs on Wednesday, December 22, at 9 PM ET/PT– Fatima devises a plan to put a stop to Hayden’s games once and for all. #SistasonBET

“THE TYLER PERRY SHOW: THE SISTAS AFTER-SHOW EDITION” AIRS
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 22 AT 10 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #102 airs on Wednesday, December 22, at 10 PM ET/PT– Following the season three finale of “Tyler Perry’s Sistas,” BET and BET Her will air a new episode of “The Tyler Perry Show: The Sistas After-Show Edition.” Hosted by Tyler Perry, “The Tyler Perry Show: The Sistas After-Show Edition” will give viewers exclusive behind-the-scenes access to Mr. Perry’s hit series and feature the talented cast who bring their favorite characters to life every week, including 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.

ON BET+:

BET+ ORIGINAL HOLIDAY MOVIES “A CHRISTMAS WISH” AND “CHRISTMAS FOR SALE” ARE STREAMING NOW ON BET+

BET+ Original Holiday Movie “A Christmas Wish” is streaming now on BET+: Roz McKenzie, a single mother, is calling upon a miracle so she and her daughter can survive Christmas.

BET+ Original Holiday Movie “Christmas for Sale” streams on December 23 on BET+: A young real estate agent pretends to be a billionaire’s yoga instructor on a holiday ski trip to gain a lucrative real estate listing, but she ends up falling in love with the eccentric and charming gentleman.

* THIS WEEK’S BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE PRESS RELEASE INCLUDES PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING BETWEEN THURSDAY, DECEMBER 16– WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 29, 2021

About BET

BET, a subsidiary of ViacomCBS Inc. (NASDAQ: VIACA, VIAC), is the leading provider of premium entertainment, music, news, digital and public affairs content for Black audiences worldwide. BET linear is in 125 million households and can be seen in the United States, Canada, Brazil, the Caribbean, the United Kingdom, sub-Saharan Africa and France. BET is one of the most well-known Black consumer brands worldwide, with multi-platform business extensions including BET Studios, an unprecedented studio venture that offers equity ownership for Black content creators; BET+, the preeminent streaming service for the Black audience; BET Digital, including BET’s wide reaching social platforms and 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 events and experience business; 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, DECEMBER 9– WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 15





BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE – PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING THE WEEK OF THURSDAY, DECEMBER 9– WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 15

BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE

PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING THE WEEK OF

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 9– WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 15

GROUND-BREAKIING SERIES “TWENTIES” AND “TWENTIES AFTER SHOW WITH B. SCOTT” TO AIR THEIR SEASON FINALES

BET+ ORIGINAL MOVIE “MERRY SWITCHMAS” IS STREAMING NOW ON BET+

New York, NY – December 9, 2021 Ground-breaking series “Twenties” and the “Twenties After Show with B. Scott” from creative force Lena Waithe and Hillman Grad Productions to air their season finales this week. For additional BET and BET+’s must-see programming for the week of December 9– December 15, see below:

ON BET+:

BET+ ORIGINAL HOLIDAY MOVIE “MERRY SWITCHMAS” IS STREAMING NOW ON BET+

BET+ Original Holiday Movie “Merry Switchmas” is streaming now on BET+: The holidays take a wrong turn when identical twin sisters agree to switch places for one night only at their parents’ Christmas party. With their boyfriends, a feisty great-aunt, and others tangled in their charade, the sisters end up finding out more about their family and themselves before the night ends. But the real question is whether the sisters can eventually make things right with their family and boyfriends when the truth comes out.

ON BET:

“TYLER PERRY’S HOUSE OF PAYNE”
AIRS TUESDAYS AT 8 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #818 “A Little Discipline” airs on Tuesday, December 14, at 8 PM ET/PT– Miranda demands answers when Calvin leaves their son alone with Laura for the first time, and things don’t go very well. Malik has a hard time with a job offer from a company leader he believes to be a bigot. #HouseOfPayne

“TYLER PERRY’S ASSISTED LIVING”
AIRS TUESDAYS AT 8:30 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #218 “Pleasant Days Got Talent” airs on Tuesday December 14, at 8:30 PM ET/PT– A talent show reveals to residents of Pleasant Day parts of themselves and their relationships they need to work on and fix. #AssistedLivingBET

“TYLER PERRY’S THE OVAL” AIRS
TUESDAYS AT 9 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #310 “Checkmate” airs on Tuesday, December 14, at 9 PM ET/PT – Donald is done pretending with Lilly, and when she doesn’t give him the intel he asks for about Bobby, Donald unleashes a command he can’t take back. #TheOvalonBET

“GAMES PEOPLE PLAY”
AIRS ON TUESDAYS AT 10 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #209 “Truth and Consequences” airs on Tuesday, December 14 at 10 PM ET/PT– Kareem tries his hardest to reconcile with family, but things may not be quite as they seem. Laila is faced with a difficult decision to keep hiding or rise-up and confront her past. Marques starts inching close to the answer he’s been looking for. #GamesPeoplePlay

“KLUTCH ACADEMY” AIRS TUESDAYS AT 11:00 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episodes #103 “Homecoming” airs Tuesday, December 14, at 11:00 PM ET/PT– The player’s newly acquired skills are on full display for the world to see at Klutch’s annual Pro Day. And as the pre-draft process nears its end, the men go home to see friends and family before the big day.

“TYLER PERRY’S SISTAS” AIRS
WEDNESDAYS 3 AT 9 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #321 “Curve Balls” airs on Wednesday, December 15, at 9 PM ET/PT– The aftermath of a slip up causes life altering decisions to be made. #SistasonBET

“TWENTIES” AIRS WEDNESDAYS
AT 10 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #210 “How Do You Feel?” airs on Wednesday, December 15, at 10 PM ET/PT– Hattie and the gang attend Hattie’s father’s comedy show. Here, Hattie learns new things about herself and her father, Marie finds comfort in being alone, and Nia builds her relationship with Vanessa. #TwentiesOnBET

“TWENTIES AFTER SHOW WITH B. SCOTT” AIRS WEDNESDAYS AT 10:30 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episodes #110 “The Finale” airs Wednesday, December 15, at 10:30 PM ET/PT– Twenties cast members Jonica T. Gibbs (“Hattie”), Gabrielle Graham (“Nia”) and Big Sean (“Tristan”) wrap up the finale of the second season of Twenties. Everyone discusses the journey their characters have taken this season and make predictions about what will happen to them in future episodes. They face off in games of “Forgive or Forget” and “Spell the Tea.” #TwentiesOnBET

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’S TYLER PERRY PROGRAMMING UNIVERSE EXPANDS





BET’S TYLER PERRY PROGRAMMING UNIVERSE EXPANDS WITH THE ADDITION OF THE NEW “TYLER PERRY’S SISTAS” SPIN-OFF “TYLER PERRY’S ZATIMA”
12/08/21

THE NEW BET+ ORIGINAL WILL MARK TYLER PERRY’S SECOND SPIN-OFF TO BE GREENLIT BY THE STREAMING PLATFORM FROM ONE OF HIS HIT FRANCHISE LINEAR SERIES

New York, NY – December 8, 2021– Today, BET+ and Tyler Perry Studios announced the greenlight of the new BET+ original drama “Tyler Perry’s Zatima,” a spin-off from the #1 cable scripted series among Black viewers, “Tyler Perry’s Sistas.” The 10-episode one-hour series follows popular characters ‘Zac,’ played by Devale Ellis and ‘Fatima,’ played Crystal Renee Hayslett, as they navigate the ups and downs of their relationship. “Zatima” marks the second spin-off from a Tyler Perry top-rated linear show to get greenlit by BET+, the leading streaming service for Black audiences. Executive produced, directed, and written by Tyler Perry, “Zatima” started production at Tyler Perry Studios this week and will premiere in 2022 on BET+.

“We are continuing to strengthen our investment in quality programming, and our partnership with Tyler Perry has a proven track record of super-serving our audience,” said BET’s President and CEO, Scott Mills. “We look forward to unlocking crossover viewership opportunities between our linear platform and our streaming service one of our strongest series, ‘Sistas.’ With ‘Zatima’ joining our expanding roster of BET+ originals, BET is committed to giving viewers more of the compelling content they love and expect across our platforms.”

The announcement of “Tyler Perry’s Zatima” lands on the heels of the season three finale of “Tyler Perry’s Sistas,” premiering on Wednesday, December 22 at 9 PM ET/PT on BET and BET Her, followed by a new episode of “The Tyler Perry Show: The Sistas After-Show Edition.” Hosted by Tyler Perry, “The Tyler Perry Show: The Sistas After-Show Edition” will give viewers exclusive behind-the-scenes access to Mr. Perry’s hit series and feature the talented cast who bring their favorite characters to life every week, including 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.

The BET+ original drama, “Tyler Perry’s Zatima,” follows “Tyler Perry’s Ruthless,” the first spin-off of the hit series “Tyler Perry’s The Oval.” Streaming now on BET+, “Tyler Perry’s Ruthless,” tells the riveting story of a woman named Ruth, who kidnaps her young daughter to join her in the dark underworld of a fanatical religious cult.

About Crystal Renee Hayslett

In 2011, shortly after moving to Atlanta to pursue her career in acting and music, Academy award winner Matthew Cherry gave Crystal Hayslett her first speaking role in his short film, “This Time.” In 2013, she started working at Tyler Perry Studios in the costume department. By 2015, she was the studio’s Costume Designer and personal stylist to Tyler Perry, which ultimately led to consultant producing and guest-starring as Fatima in Perry’s acclaimed drama “Tyler Perry’s Sistas” on BET. Crystal is now a series regular on “Sistas,” which is currently airing its third season.

Hayslett is a native of Martin, TN, where she attended the University of Tennessee at Martin and received a bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications/Public Relations. Upon graduating, she moved to Washington, DC, to work for the United States Senate, where she worked as a legislative correspondent regarding legislation in the Senate HELP Committee with constituents from Tennessee.

About Devale Ellis

Devale Ellis is a former NFL player turned actor, currently a series regular in the role of ‘Zac’ on “Tyler Perry’s Sistas.” Devale will be featured in the upcoming movie “The Perfect Find” alongside Gabrielle Union, as well as in the new AMC series “61st Street” as a recurring guest star. He recently shot the male lead role on Lifetime’s feature, “Single Black Female” and has appeared on CBS’s “The Equalizer” and “NCIS” as well as a recurring role in the Emmy-nominated Netflix series, “It’s Bruno.” Some of his other TV credits include “Power” and “Gotham.”

Devale is the co-host of ‘Dead Ass With Khadeen & Devale,’ a Webby award-winning podcast that he created with his wife to discuss love, marriage, parenting and everything in between from a millennial perspective. The podcast launched and hit #5 on the Apple charts its first day and has remained top 10 since, securing four sold out live shows and over 10 million downloads, with notable guests including President Joe Biden. His viral social show, ‘The Ellises,’ has garnered over 100 million views across YouTube and Facebook and in 2020, Devale authored the #1 Amazon bestselling children’s book, The Ellises & the Time Machine: Why Do We Have to Say ‘Black Lives Matter’?

For more information on BET+ originals, viewers can visit BET.Plus and join the conversation on social media by following @BETPlus for the latest news and updates.

For more information on “Tyler Perry’s Sistas” and the after-show viewers can log on to BET.com and join the conversation on social media by using the hashtag #SistasOnBET on all social platforms.

ABOUT BET+:

BET+, a joint venture between BET and Tyler Perry Studios, is the leading streaming service for the Black community. With thousands of hours of hit movies, TV shows, stand-up specials, stage plays and more, BET+ offers the best of Black culture, including exclusive originals from best-in-class creators like Tracy Oliver’s First Wives Club, Tyler Perry’s Ruthless and Bruh, Carl Weber’s The Family Business and Sacrifice and Will Packer’s Bigger, to name a few. BET+ members can watch as much as they want anytime, anywhere, on any internet-connected screen and always commercial-free. Visit BET.Plus to learn more and follow @BETPlus for the latest news and updates.

About BET

BET, a subsidiary of ViacomCBS Inc. (NASDAQ: VIACA, VIAC), is the leading provider of premium entertainment, music, news, digital and public affairs content for Black audiences worldwide. BET linear is in 125 million households and can be seen in the United States, Canada, Brazil, the Caribbean, the United Kingdom, sub-Saharan Africa and France. BET is one of the most well-known Black consumer brands worldwide, with multi-platform business extensions including BET Studios, an unprecedented studio venture that offers equity ownership for Black content creators; BET+, the preeminent streaming service for the Black audience; BET Digital, including BET’s wide reaching social platforms and 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 events and experience business; and BET International, which operates BET around the globe.

ABOUT TYLER PERRY STUDIOS

Tyler Perry Studios is a state-of-the-art film and television production facility founded in 2006 by actor, producer, filmmaker, playwright, and philanthropist Tyler Perry. Located in Atlanta, Georgia on the historic grounds of the former Fort McPherson army base, the new 330-acre campus is one of the largest production studios in the country. It boasts a variety of shooting locations including 40 buildings on the national register of historic places, 12 purpose-built sound stages, 200 acres of green space and an expansive backlot



BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE – PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING THE WEEK OF THURSDAY, DECEMBER 2– WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 8





BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE – PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING THE WEEK OF THURSDAY, DECEMBER 2– WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 8
12/03/21

BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE

PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING THE WEEK OF
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 2– WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 8

BET+ ORIGINAL HOLIDAY MOVIE “THE BUSINESS OF CHRISTMAS 2”
IS STREAMING NOW ON BET+

FRESH EPISODES OF HIT ORIGINALS “TYLER PERRY’S SISTAS,” “HOUSE OF PAYNE,” “TWENTIES AFTER-SHOW WITH B. SCOTT” AND MORE

New York, NY – December 3, 2021 – BET and BET+’s must-see programming weeks of December 2– December 8 includes:

ON BET+:

BET+ ORIGINAL HOLIDAY MOVIE “THE BUSINESS OF CHRISTMAS 2” IS STREAMING NOW ON BET+

BET+ Original Holiday Movie “The Business of Christmas 2” is streaming now on BET+: For the Franklin family, Christmas will never be the same without their father, Oscar. As their mother hesitates to let love in again, the children struggle to see beyond their own career and relationship problems. They must get outside of themselves and forgive each other for the mistakes of the past in order.

BET+ ORIGINAL SERIES “TYLER PERRY’S BRUH” STREAMS THURSDAYS ON BET+

Episode #219 “It’s Just Dinner” is streaming on BET+ – Greg reacts poorly after realizing Darla is transgender, Bill questions if he has a sex addiction, John tries to let Littia down easy, and Mike asks his therapist for a personal favor. #TylerPerryBruh

ON BET:

“TYLER PERRY’S HOUSE OF PAYNE”
AIRS TUESDAYS AT 8 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #817 “Wondering Prince” airs on Tuesday, December 7, at 8 PM ET/PT– When C.J. is made chairman of his high school reunion it’s all up to him to orchestrate a good event. Lisa helps Miranda set up her online dating profile. #HouseOfPayne

“TYLER PERRY’S ASSISTED LIVING”
AIRS TUESDAYS AT 8:30 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #217 “What The Wellness” airs on Tuesday December 7, at 8:30 PM ET/PT– Mr. Brown watches What The Well-ness and vows that he’s finished eating meat until he’s left alone with a lot of soul food. #AssistedLivingBET

“TYLER PERRY’S THE OVAL” AIRS
TUESDAYS AT 9 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #309 “Glove Up” airs on Tuesday, December 7, at 9 PM ET/PT – As the madness continues in the White House, Victoria demands Allan do the unthinkable. Meanwhile, others are plotting against the First Family. #TheOvalonBET

“GAMES PEOPLE PLAY”
AIRS ON TUESDAYS AT 10 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #208 “Undercover Brother” airs on Tuesday, December 7 at 10 PM ET/PT– After a major gaffe on live TV, Kareem faces backlash and must make amends. As MJ gets a larger peek behind the mysterious curtain, Nia spots flags that are deeper than red. During all this, the Vipers must band together for the game of their lives. #GamesPeoplePlay

“TYLER PERRY’S SISTAS” AIRS
WEDNESDAYS 3 AT 9 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #320 “We Got Time” airs on Wednesday, December 8, at 9 PM ET/PT– Karen confronts Fatima. Maurice agrees to meet Que at the police station as he turns himself in. Zac and Karen finally have a conversation. #SistasonBET

“TWENTIES” AIRS WEDNESDAYS
AT 10 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #209 “Everything I Wanted” airs on Wednesday, December 7, at 10 PM ET/PT– Nia weighs her options, both in movie roles and dating. Marie challenges the premise of Ben’s new movie idea. Hattie is visited by someone from her past. #TwentiesOnBET

“TWENTIES AFTER SHOW WITH B. SCOTT” AIRS WEDNESDAYS AT 10:30 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episodes #109 “All in the Family” airs Wednesday, December 7, at 10:30 PM ET/PT– Comedian Donnell Rawlings, who plays Hattie’s father (“Dwayne”) and Nia Jervier who plays Hattie’s sister (“Vanessa”) join B. Scott. Hattie’s TV family discusses just how messy Hattie’s life is and they give their own views on what men find sexy, cheating and how they deal with their own families. Darnell and Nia also get competitive in a game of “Who’s Your Zaddy?” B. Scott gives a sneak peek at next week’s episode of Twenties #TwentiesOnBET

“KLUTCH ACADEMY” AIRS WEDNESDAYS AT 11:00 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episodes #103 “Coming Up Klutch” airs Wednesday, December 7, at 11:00 PM ET/PT– On the heels of the combine, we’re introduced to the newest Klutch player, Jericho Sims. While the rest of the players prepare for the televised Klutch Pro Day, Scottie Lewis is thrown a major curveball that threatens to derail his entire career.

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, NOVEMBER 11– WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 17





BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING THE WEEK OF THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 11– WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 17
11/11/21

BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE

PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING THE WEEK OF
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 11– WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 17

BET+ ORIGINAL MOVIE “SOUL SANTA” IS STREAMING NOW ON BET+

NEW EPISODES OF “TYLER PERRY’S BRUH” AND “SACRIFICE” ARE STREAMING NOW ON BET+

FRESH EPISODES OF HIT ORIGINALS “TYLER PERRY’S THE OVAL,” “ASSISTED LIVING,” “TWENTIES” AND MORE

New York, NY – November 11, 2021 – BET and BET+’s must-see programming weeks of November 11– November 17 includes:

ON BET:

“TYLER PERRY’S HOUSE OF PAYNE”
AIRS TUESDAYS AT 8 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #814 “DNAin’t” airs on Tuesday, November 16, at 8 PM ET/PT– Curtis has selfish motives for wanting the family to take a DNA test. It all backfires when he finds out about his heritage and when they discover Ella’s family line. Calvin tries to mentally and socially prepare Malik for the road trip he and Lisa are about to take. #HouseOfPayne

“TYLER PERRY’S ASSISTED LIVING”
AIRS TUESDAYS AT 8:30 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #214 “Only the Lonely” airs on Tuesday, November 16, at 8:30 PM ET/PT– When Efe is discovered crying, the AL crew springs into action to “fix” him. #AssistedLivingBET

“TYLER PERRY’S THE OVAL” AIRS
TUESDAYS AT 9 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #306 “A Family Matter” airs on Tuesday, November 16, at 9 PM ET/PT – Hunter has plans to show Ellie that she isn’t the only girl he has eyes for. Jason’s failed attempt at suicide has reignited his focus on his battle with Victoria. #TheOvalonBET

“GAMES PEOPLE PLAY”
AIRS ON TUESDAYS AT 10 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #205 “All In” airs on Tuesday, November 16 at 10 PM ET/PT– Laila’s world is rocked as she is faced with a terrible trauma from her past. Marques is finally able to open up and begin the process of recovery on the road to happier times. #GamesPeoplePlay

“TYLER PERRY’S SISTAS” AIRS
WEDNESDAYS 3 AT 9 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #317 “Burning Taboo” airs on Wednesday, November 17, at 9 PM ET/PT– Andi calls Robin after having a drink and it leads to Robin’s hotel room. #SistasonBET

“TWENTIES” AIRS WEDNESDAYS
AT 10 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #206 “Epiphany” airs on Wednesday, November 17, at 10 PM ET/PT– Nia gets an unexpected visit from her sister, Vanessa. Hattie decides to take her relationship with Idina to new levels and finds herself couch surfing once again. Chuck explores his sexuality, while Marie considers advice from Vanessa.

#TwentiesOnBET

“TWENTIES AFTER SHOW WITH B. SCOTT” AIRS WEDNESDAYS 3 AT 10:30 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episodes #106 “Hattie’s New Boo” airs Wednesday, November 17, at 10:30 PM ET/PT– Shylo Shaner, who plays Idina on Twenties, drops by along with Twenties fan, actress, model and entrepreneur Kenya Moore. Shylo reveals her take on the budding relationship between Hattie and Idina, and whether it’s the real thing or a passing fling. Kenya and Shylo go head to head in a game of “Get Your Coins” where each has to guess the real cost of everyday items. B. Scott gives a sneak peek at next week’s episode of Twenties. #TwentiesOnBET

ON BET+:

BET+ ORIGINAL MOVIE “SOUL SANTA” IS STREAMING NOW ON BET+

BET+ Original Movie “Soul Santa” is streaming now on BET+: When an unlucky businessman gambles away the mob’s money, he is forced to go on the run and hide out as a shopping mall Santa Claus. Starring: David Mann, Tamela Mann, Brooke Monroe Conaway, Christopher Gurr, Ross Fleming and directed by Terri J. Vaughn.

BET+ ORIGINAL SERIES “SACRIFICE” STREAMS THURSDAYS ON BET+

BET+ Original Series “Sacrifice” is streaming now on BET+: SACRIFICE, based off the BET+ original movie of the same name, takes place in the glitz and glamour of Los Angeles following entertainment lawyer and power player Daniella Hernandez (Paula Patton) as she mitigates the complex lives of her rich and famous clients. An all- around boss with deft perception skills and a cutthroat in her negotiations, Daniella is an X- Factor attorney in high demand. In her attempt to protect her often nefarious clients, Daniella enlists the services of her resourceful assistant Tamika (V Bozeman), a young ex-hacker and tech genius Somwon (Altonio Jackson), and her loyal, jackknife personal bodyguard, Miguel (Nelson Bonilla).

The reputation of Daniella and her clients often proves problematic to LA law enforcement, which brings her at odds with her sorority sister turned nemesis, District Attorney Beverly Rucker (Erica Ash). Harboring the belief that no one is above the law, Beverly seeks to bring those who take advantage of their status to justice.

An attorney by day, Daniella’s true desire is to connect the missing pieces of her childhood and discover the truth behind her parents’ traumatic and mysterious death. This journey sends Daniella down a rabbit hole riddled with family lies and duplicitous ties that makes her question everything she thought she knew about her life and her closest allies.

The series also sees the return of Erica Ash as District Attorney Beverly Rucker, Juan Antonio as Dominiq “Dom” Mayfield, Michael Toland as Arnold Lang and Liliana Montenegro as Gabriella Hernandez.

BET+ ORIGINAL SERIES “TYLER PERRY’S BRUH” STREAMS THURSDAYS ON BET+

Episode #216 “The Appointed Time” is streaming on BET+ – Mike has a setback, Pam reveals a painful incident from her past, Greg hits Bill with some hard truth, and Greg and John confront Mike about his substance use. #TylerPerryBruh

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, NOVEMBER 4– WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 10





BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING THE WEEK OF THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 4– WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 10
11/04/21

BET & BET+ WHAT TO WATCH & BINGE

PREMIERES AIRING AND STREAMING THE WEEK OF
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 4– WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 10

BET+ ORIGINAL SERIES “SACRIFICE” STARRING PAULA PATTON PREMIERES TODAY

NEW HOLIDAY MOVIE “A RICH CHRISTMAS” AND EPISODES OF “TYLER PERRY’S BRUH” ARE STREAMING NOW ON BET+

FRESH EPISODES OF HIT ORIGINALS “TYLER PERRY’S SISTAS,” “HOUSE OF PAYNE,” “TWENTIES AFTER-SHOW WITH B. SCOTT” AND MORE

New York, NY – November 4, 2021 – BET and BET+’s must-see programming weeks of November 4– November 10 includes:

ON BET+:

BET+ ORIGINAL HOLIDAY MOVIE “A RICH CHRISTMAS” PREMIERES THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 4 ON BET+

BET+ Original Holiday Movie “A Rich Christmas” Premieres on Thursday, November 4 On BET+: A spoiled and ungrateful socialite learns a valuable lesson one Christmas after her mega-rich father forces her to work at the first property he ever owned – a family homeless center.

BET+ ORIGINAL SERIES “SACRIFICE” PREMIERES THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 4 ON BET+

BET+ Original Series “Sacrifice” Premieres on Thursday, November 4 On BET+: SACRIFICE, based off the BET+ original movie of the same name, takes place in the glitz and glamour of Los Angeles following entertainment lawyer and power player Daniella Hernandez (Paula Patton) as she mitigates the complex lives of her rich and famous clients. An all- around boss with deft perception skills and a cutthroat in her negotiations, Daniella is an X- Factor attorney in high demand. In her attempt to protect her often nefarious clients, Daniella enlists the services of her resourceful assistant Tamika (V Bozeman), a young ex-hacker and tech genius Somwon (Altonio Jackson), and her loyal, jackknife personal bodyguard, Miguel (Nelson Bonilla).

The reputation of Daniella and her clients often proves problematic to LA law enforcement, which brings her at odds with her sorority sister turned nemesis, District Attorney Beverly Rucker (Erica Ash). Harboring the belief that no one is above the law, Beverly seeks to bring those who take advantage of their status to justice.

An attorney by day, Daniella’s true desire is to connect the missing pieces of her childhood and discover the truth behind her parents’ traumatic and mysterious death. This journey sends Daniella down a rabbit hole riddled with family lies and duplicitous ties that makes her question everything she thought she knew about her life and her closest allies.

The series also sees the return of Erica Ash as District Attorney Beverly Rucker, Juan Antonio as Dominiq “Dom” Mayfield, Michael Toland as Arnold Lang and Liliana Montenegro as Gabriella Hernandez.

BET+ ORIGINAL SERIES “TYLER PERRY’S BRUH” STREAMS THURSDAYS ON BET+

Episode #215 “Cold Feet” is streaming on BET+– Regina gives Bill an ultimatum, Pam confides in Greg about Mike’s substance use, John tries to distance himself from Littia, and Bill goes to Natalie for advice. #TylerPerryBruh

ON BET:

“TYLER PERRY’S HOUSE OF PAYNE” AIRS TUESDAYS AT 8 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #813 “Home Invaders” airs on Tuesday, November 9, at 8 PM ET/PT– Malik and C.J. are having trouble adjusting to a pregnant Lisa. #HouseOfPayne

“TYLER PERRY’S ASSISTED LIVING” AIRS TUESDAYS AT 8:30 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #213 “Christmas Staycation” airs on Tuesday, November 9, at 8:30 PM ET/PT– The family’s plans for Christmas gets interrupted by inclement weather. #AssistedLivingBET

“TYLER PERRY’S THE OVAL” AIRS TUESDAYS AT 9 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #305 “Behind Closed Doors” airs on Tuesday, November 9, at 9 PM ET/PT – Ellie finally stands up to Hunter when she realizes how callous he is in the aftermath of his brush with death. #TheOvalonBET

“GAMES PEOPLE PLAY” AIRS ON TUESDAYS AT 10 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #204 “Lost and Found” airs on Tuesday, November 9 at 10 PM ET/PT– Nia’s resolve strengthens as she continues her path to find the truth. Marques is handed another slap in the face as the Vipers begin to push him aside in favor of Romello. #GamesPeoplePlay

“TYLER PERRY’S SISTAS” AIRS WEDNESDAYS 3 AT 9 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #316 “At Seven” airs on Wednesday, November 10, at 9 PM ET/PT– Karen struggles to accept a harsh reality, amid her desperate attempt to rid things of the past. #SistasonBET

“TWENTIES” AIRS WEDNESDAYS AT 10 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episode #205 “Cop or Drop?” airs on Wednesday, November 10, at 10 PM ET/PT– Marie and Chuck set new boundaries for their relationship, and Marie makes progress on her movie with Quintrell. Hattie struggles to find a happy medium with her writers’ group, and her relationship with Ida B. Ben has a new idea for a movie and wants Nia to star in it. #TwentiesOnBET

“TWENTIES AFTER SHOW WITH B. SCOTT” AIRS WEDNESDAYS 3 AT 10:30 PM ET/PT ON BET AND BET HER

Episodes #105 “It’s the Fashion for Me” airs Wednesday, November 10, at 10:30 PM ET/PT– B. Scott welcomes Sophina Brown who plays boss lady boss Ida B, Twenties’ stylist Derica Cole Washington and Fashion designer and Twenties fan Rich Fresh. Fresh talks about his journey from being homeless to designing fashion for some of the hottest names in Hollywood. Derica shows how each character inspired their own on-screen style. Sophina gives the deets on what she thinks attracts Ida B to Hattie. B. Scott gives a sneak peek at next week’s episode of Twenties. #TwentiesOnBET

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.