Sitcoms to Premiere on BET Networks’ Centric
On 04, Apr 2013 | In Newsroom | By admin
Over 100 episodes of “The First Family” and “Mr. Box Office” have been licensed by BET Networks to air on Centric beginning in April of 2013. They feature recognized actors such as Bill Bellamy, Gary Busey, Gladys Knight, Christopher B. Duncan, Kellita Smith, Jackée, Marla Gibbs, John Witherspoon, Jon Lovitz, Rick Fox, Tim Meadows, Essence Atkins and Vivica A. Fox. The sitcoms are set to premiere in primetime on Centric weeknights beginning Friday April 19, 2013.
“We’re thrilled to partner with Entertainment Studios and add these two incredible series to our growing comedy programming slate on CENTRIC,” said Paxton K. Baker, EVP and General Manager of CENTRIC. “The First Family and Mr. Box Office star African American talent that resonate with our audience.”