‘Being Mary Jane’ Canceled by BET
Actress Gabrielle Union is set to become a free agent once again. The Being Mary Jane star will reportedly be hanging up her teleprompter after season five, according to a press release issued earlier today by BET. The network says they’ll be ending their once popular show with a two-hour tele-film, set to air next fall.
Season 4 ‘Being Mary Jane’ Cast Members
With Being Mary Jane just a week away from its season four premiere, BET has chosen now to introduce fans to all the show’s new cast members. As previously reported, with Mary Jane (Gabrielle Union) relocating from Atlanta to New York, new people were certain to be introduced, including Michael Ealy, who will play Mary Jane’s former lover turned nemesis.
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.
Kelly Rowland to Make Her “Being Mary Jane” Debut Tonight
Did you guys know singer Kelly Rowland is set to appear on an episode of Being Mary Jane? No? That makes two of us then, because neither did I until a moment ago.
Kelly just uploaded a video to her Facebook page of her talking about her character, and overall love of the show. She doesn’t give anymore details, not even what episode she’ll appear on, or for how many episodes. Is it just one? Is it a multi-episode arc? Who knows. Not even Google could provide me with answers.
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.
Candids: Gabrielle Union Hits the Streets of New York
Being Mary Jane actress Gabrielle Union was spotted on the streets of New York City today, reportedly leaving a meeting at her publicist’s office in the meatpacking district.
Gabrielle has a lot to promote in the upcoming months. Not only has her BET series been picked up for another year, she has also landed three new movie roles: The Birth of a Nation, Keanu and Sleepless Nights which reunites her with her Breakin’ All the Rules co-star Jamie Foxx.