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BET Announces Premiere Date For Madiba!

BET Networks will premiere Madiba – a three-part miniseries telling the story of Nelson Mandela – over the nights of February 1s, 8th and 15th (8/7C).

Madiba stars Laurence Fishburne as Mandela. Co-stars includes Orlando Jones, David Harewood, Michael Nyqvist and Terry Pheto.

Details – and a clip – follow the jump.

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MTV and BET Team Up For a Conversation


I’ve stayed off of Social Media the last few days because I find myself getting more and more disgusted with it. MTV News and BET should be applauded for trying to elevate the conversation. Last night the two networks teamed up to have a conversation about Race relations in America. You can watch highlights here and if you want to find resources on doing more, check out MTV/BET’s new community website here.

BET Conducts The Xperiment!

Brandon Broady

On Monday, March 2nd, BET will beginning conducting The Xperiment, running the new daily show at 5/4C, Monday-Friday.

Hosted by Brandon Broady, the show ‘will showcase celebrity guests, parody fare, buzz-worthy viral clips, comedic sketches, man on the street segments, viewer participation, music and more LMAO moments.’ Follow the jump for details and a teaser.

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