BET Orders New Comedy Pilot STARRING Kelly Rowland! + Boris Kodjoe, Duane Martin & Robin Thicke Are The New "House Husbands"
Kelly Roland, Boris Kodjoe, Duane Martin and JB Smoove are among the talent heading to BET this fall in their own shows. Get deets inside.....
Singer Kelly Rowland has landed a leading role on BET's upcoming sitcom, "What Would Dylan Do?" Kelly will play Dylan, a struggling L.A.-based relationship blogger who lives with her best friend Cherise (Gabrielle Dennis of "The Game") and wealthy and divorced roommate Brooke (Melanie Liburd of "Strike Back").
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BET has also announced new additions to its upcoming show "The Real Husbands of Hollywood" (previously known as "House Husbands)".
The scripted comedy series, based on a 2011 BET Awards skit, previously announced Kevin Hart, Nelly, Bobby Brown (pre-rehab), and Nick Cannon as the stars....and now there are more.
Robin Thicke, J.B. Smoove, Boris Kodjoe, Duane Martin and Faizon Love have all joined the show which will reportedly include both scripted and improvised dialogue.
Stan Lathan will direct the 10 episodes on order.
Speaking of BET shows, comedian Tony Rock has joined the cast of "Reed Between The Lines." Tony will play Julius Darren, Malcolm Jamal Warner's oldest friend, who comes to offer him support. "Night Court‘s" Charlie Robinson and Michole White (Living Single) have also joined the series as regulars.