Actress Gabrielle Union has a lot to smile about these days. The 43-year old Being Mary Jane star has just had her show renewed by BET for a fourth season. Gabrielle and BET programming director Stephen Hill announced the news early this afternoon at the network’s 2016 Winter TCA Tour.
The show’s renewal was actually up in the air after creator and showrunner Mara Brock Akil abruptly left at the end of season three to join Warner Brothers Televison.
The highly anticipated third season of Being Mary Jane kicks off tonight on BET.
The show will immediately pick up where we left off in the season two finale, with Mary Jane having been in a serious car accident.
Friends and family will rally around her bedside, and with emotions running high, all sorts of secrets start to be revealed.
First Look: Being Mary Jane Season 3 Trailer
BET has just unveiled their first official Being Mary Jane season 3 trailer. With the show less than a month away, fans are being gifted with an early look at what they can expect when heroine Mary Jane Paul returns to tackle another season of love, loss and betrayal.
As previously reported, singer Jill Scott and actress Loretta Devine will be joining the cast in recurring roles. Devine plays a bookstore owner, while Scott will play the mother of Raven Goodwin’s character Niecy.
Just days after announcing the addition of two new cast members, BET has unveiled the first promo trailer for the upcoming third season of their hit drama Being Mary Jane.
Next season will involve a lot of changes for our heroine, who finds herself battling interlopers in both her personal and professional life.
After her accident in the season two finale, Mary Jane is out on sick leave and is forced to stand by and watch as her younger replacement does her job a little too well.
Jill Scott Joins Being Mary Jane for Season 3 Recurring Role
Being Mary Jane, the hit BET drama series starring actress Gabrielle Union, is getting an infusion of female talent when it returns for its third season on October 20.
According to published reports, singer Jill Scott and veteran actress Loretta Devine will both be joining the cast in recurring roles. Loretta will play a bookstore owner, while Jill will play the mother of Raven Goodwin’s character Niecy.