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All the Best BET TV Shows

Did you know that there are over 40 original BET TV Shows available? Find out how to instantly stream these and other shows in syndication.

BET TV Shows

American Soul Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Sinqua Walls, Sinqua Walls, Christopher Jefferson (Actors)

American Soul

American Soul tells the true story behind “Soul Train,” the groundbreaking music show created by Don Cornelius.

Inspired by the personal trials and professional successes of a young Don Cornelius.
 
This dramatic series takes an unflinching look at the entrepreneur, his Soul Train dancers, crew, and musicians in an unforgiving Hollywood in the 1970s. (Stream on BET)

Being Mary Jane - Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Gabrielle Union, Richard Roundtree, Margaret Avery (Actors)

Being Mary Jane

Mary Jane Paul (Gabrielle Union) is a single woman with style, class, and a high-powered career as a host of a popular news program. On paper, she has it all, except one thing, love.
Tune in to find out what it’s like ‘Being Mary Jane’. (Stream on BET)
BET Her Presents: The Couch Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Traci Braxton (Actor)

Bet Her Presents: The Couch

This fictional anthology series includes four 10-minute short films, that follow five women who all connect in a doctor’s waiting room as they wait to hear if they have breast cancer. Each short film follows their journey after receiving the diagnosis. (Stream on BET)

Bet Her Presents: The Waiting Room

A profile of four women in a doctor’s waiting room as they wait to hear if they have breast cancer. Each short film will follow their journey after receiving the life-changing diagnosis.
All stories are written and directed by black women. (Stream on BET)
BET Presents: The Encore Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Shamari DeVoe, Irish Grinstead, LeMisha Grinstead (Actors)

Bet Her Presents: The Encore

Nine former R&B stars from the 90s and 2000s decide to form the ultimate R&B supergroup. In the one-of-a-kind music experiment, the Women live together, write and record an album, learn choreography, and put on a live performance all in 30 days. (Stream on BET)
BET's Mancave Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)

Bet’s Mancave

BET’s ManCave is a: 30-minute, late-night talk show series that gives a ‘fly on the wall’ experience to viewers of the type of conversations men are having in their daily lives. (Stream on BET)
Boomerang Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)

Boomerang

Boomerang picks up twenty-five years after the original movie and centers on the offspring of the iconic main characters. Simone and Bryson are adults looking to make their marks as marketing professionals, and navigating their feelings for each other. (Stream on BET)

The Breakdown

Professors, linguists, historians, and other experts dive into common cultural topics to expose the unexplored truths of their African origins. (Stream on BET)

Celebrity Stash

Step inside the homes of celebs like LeToya Luckett, Safaree, and Young M.A as they show off their pads and donate personal belongings to charity. (Stream on BET)

Ruff Ryders Chronicles

This docuseries covers the rise and influence of iconic hip-hop labels Ruff Ryders and No Limit Records. (Stream on BET)

College Hill
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Nicco Ardin (Director)

College Hill

College Hill is BET’s first black reality series featuring the off-beat escapades of university students. The third season of BET’s hit reality show begins as eight of Virginia State University’s finest move into their mansion. (Stream on BET)
The Comedy Get Down - Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Tawny Newsome, Eddie Griffin, Steve Berg (Actors)

The Comedy Get Down

The Comedy Get Down is the first scripted comedy series about what really happens behind the scenes of a massive stand-up comedy tour featuring five legendary comics -George Lopez, DL Hughley, Cedric the Entertainer, Eddie Griffin, and Charlie Murphy. (Stream on BET)

Cooked In 5

Cooked in 5 takes viewers into the kitchens of their favorite celebrities as they cook up simple and delicious meals. (Stream on BET)

Copwatch America Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • English (Playback Language)

Copwatch: America

Armed only with their cameras, these “cop watchers” fight every day to protect citizens, amplify the truth, and keep abuses of power in check. (Stream on BET)

Curves

Leah, Maya, and Rayne figure out life, love, body image, and everything in-between as they acclimate to adulthood in Memphis. (Stream on BET)

Disrupt & Dismantle, Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)

Disrupt & Dismantle

From police brutality to voter suppression to a rigged financial system, Soledad O’Brien’s fearless new series takes an active and hard-edged approach to explore and chop away at the roots of racism to make a change now. (Stream on BET)
Face Value Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)

Face Value

The game show will humorously break down stereotypes, expose prejudices, and celebrate the human spirit by highlighting the commonalities and differences among people of various backgrounds, races, religions, beliefs, and life experiences. (Stream on BET)
Finding Justice Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)

Finding Justice

Finding Justice is a new documentary series from Executive Producer Dwayne Johnson that exposes injustices in Black communities across America. We travel the country to join heroes, leaders, and activists as they battle to bring change to the cities. (Stream on BET)
Games People Play Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Lauren London, Mckenna Posey Parker, Jackie Long (Actors)

Games People Play

Based on the popular book by Angela Burt-Murray, this sultry new thriller features an ensemble cast of dynamic characters including an ambitious reporter, a desperate housewife, a scandalous seductress, and the men in their lives. (Stream on BET)
The Grand Hustle Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)

The Grand Hustle

16 hustlers will compete for the opportunity of a lifetime. The winner of the Grand Hustle will receive $100k and the opportunity to work inside T.I.’s Grand Hustle empire!* Who will have what it takes to prove to T.I. they are worthy? (Stream on BET)
Hit The Floor Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • James LaRosa (Director)

Hit The Floor

Hit The Floor is a scripted series that follows the alluring lives and loves of the Los Angeles Devil Girls, the premiere dance team in all of professional basketball. (Stream on BET)
Hustle In Brooklyn Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)

Hustle in Brooklyn

In Brooklyn, if you aren’t SOMEONE, you aren’t ANYONE. Brooklyn’s hottest artists, influencers, and tastemakers know that BK is where it’s at, and they are determined to make the most of it. But behind the bright lights of the big city is the grit. (Stream on BET)

In Contempt Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Farhad Mann (Director) - Brian Campbell (Producer)

In Contempt

Gwen Harrison is an opinionated attorney whose passion for her job and clients make her arguably the most talented Public Defender in her New York City district. (Stream on BET)

It’s Too Early For This

Rise and grind with artists like DDG, LightSkinKeisha, and Doe Boy as they offer glimpses into their at-home morning routines. (Stream on BET)

Klutch Academy Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)

Klutch Academy

Klutch Academy documents one of the world’s most powerful and youngest – sports agencies led by the magnetic and outspoken leader, Rich Paul.
 
The show follows Rich and the team as they prepare 6 new clients on the road to the NBA’s Draft and o” season. (Stream on BET)
Ladies Night Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)

Ladies’ Night

Ladies’ Night is a new docu-soap following Salt N’ Pepa and SWV as they juggle the crazy demands of music stardom and business ventures while trying to curate a multi-city tour. (Stream on BET)

Madiba Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Kevin Hooks (Director) - Kevin Hooks (Producer)

Madiba

Madiba tells the definitive story of Nelson Mandela and his journey from a young rural boy to becoming the first democratically elected President of South Africa. (Stream on BET)
Murder In The Thirst Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)

Murder In The Thirst

Take a peek into some of America’s most salacious, scandalous, and shocking true crime stories brought to life with stylized recreations, interviews, and an investigation with twists and turns around every corner. Hosted by LisaRaye. (Stream on BET)
Nellyville
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Sam Wasserman (Director) - Sam Wasserman (Producer)

Nellyville

A docu-series following Nelly as he navigates his busy career as a hip-hop icon, businessman, and father to his biological children and his deceased sister’s children while trying to start a new relationship. (Stream on BET)

The Next Big Thing

Hip-hop and R&B stars guide 12 aspiring artists through a series of tough artistic competitions and lessons. (Stream on BET)

On The Ropes

Up-and-coming comics bring the heat in this no-holds-barred roast battle hosted by comedian Yamaneika Saunders. (Stream on BET)

The Quad Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Rashaad Ernesto Green (Director)

The Quad

The Quad follows the ambitious yet secretive life of EVA, the newly elected President of Georgia A&M (an HBCU), her administration, and the entering freshman class. (Stream on BET)
Rebel Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Danielle Monet Truitt (Actor)

Rebel

After getting kicked off the Oakland P.D. for shooting her partner in the hopes of stopping him from gunning down her little brother, Rebel Cole continues to fight crime as a P.I. Under an intense Internal Affairs/criminal investigation. (Stream on BET)

Sip ‘N Smoke

NFL superstar Cam Newton hosts a series of in-depth conversations with celebrity guests centered on Black culture from his cigar lounge, Fellaship, in Atlanta. (Stream on BET)

Sunday Best Season 9
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)

Sunday Best

Sunday Best is back! America’s most inspirational singing competition brings you a whole new season of breathtaking gospel performances.
 
Kirk Franklin will return as host and mentor to guide 12 of the nation’s top talent as they face off each week. (Stream on BET)
Tales Season 2
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Bella Thorne, Brandon Thomas Lee (Actors)

Tales 

Tales is a scripted anthology series of song stories weaving classic and current hip-hop songs into visually stunning narratives. (Stream on BET)
Twenties Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Jonica T. Gibbs, Christina Elmore, Gabrielle Graham (Actors)

Twenties

Hattie, Marie, and Nia are all navigating life in their twenties in L.A. (Stream on BET)

Twenties After Show With B. Scott

Social media maven and celebrity blogger B. Scott sits down with the cast of Twenties and their famous friends to chat about the biggest moments from each week. (Stream on BET)

Assisted Living Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • David Mann, Tamela Mann (Actors)

Tyler Perry’s Assisted Living

Assisted Living is the new situation comedy by Tyler Perry about three generations who must make a new start in the rural backwoods of Georgia. (Stream on BET)

House of Payne Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Tyler Perry (Director) - Mark E. Swinton (Producer)

Tyler Perry’s House of Payne

Tyler Perry’s House of Payne is a comedy series about a multi-generational, working-class family who experiences all of life’s struggles with faith, love, and most importantly humor. (Stream on BET)

People also ask:

What shows are currently on BET?

TV shows you grew up with, new series. BET+ movies include Tyler Perry’s full catalog. 1,000+ hours of Black content.

How can I watch BET TV?

You can watch BET TV without cable. You can also watch BET TV in Philo, Hulu Live TV, FuboTV, YouTube TV, and a long list here

Is the BET network still black-owned?

When media conglomerate Viacom bought the network for $3 billion in 2001, it lost its identity as a black-owned business.

What should I watch on BET?

  1. American Gangster
  2. BET Comicview
  3. Real Husbands of Hollywood
  4. New Edition
  5. Basketball Wives
  6. Diary of a Mad Black Woman
  7. Meet the Browns

BET Plus: Everything You Need to Know

What is Tyler Perry’s new TV show called?

Variety has learned exclusively that Tyler Perry is expanding his association with BET Network with two new shows, “Bruh” and “Ruthless,” for the network’s streaming service, BET Plus.

How much is BET Plus a month?

The BET Plus price is $9.99 per month.  It’s also ad-free, so it’s not sponsored by advertisements. You may also save 20% on BET Plus by signing up for an annual subscription plan, which costs $94.99 per year.

Is BET+ free with Amazon Prime?

While BET Plus is not free with Amazon Prime, you can get a 7-day free trial of BET+.

Is BET available on Hulu?

For just $5.99 per month, you can sign up for Hulu and watch BET without cable.

Is the BET app free?

The BET Plus Streaming App is available for iOS, Android, smart TVs, and set-top boxes (i.e. Roku). You can get a BET Plus app free trial for 7 days.

Is BET owned by a white guy?

Robert Louis Johnson (born April 8, 1946) is a businessman, media mogul, executive, philanthropist, and the first black American to become a billionaire in the United States of America. He co-founded BET, which was bought out by Viacom in 2001.

Who is the owner of BET?

BET is owned by Paramount Global’s Paramount Media Networks unit via BET Networks and has offices in New York City, Los Angeles, and Chicago. It was previously based in Washington, D.C.

Who is the original owner of BET?

Robert Johnson was the first black American to become a billionaire in the United States of America.  Robert L. Johnson decided to launch his own cable television network.

The network, which was named Black Entertainment Television (BET), was launched on January 25, 1980. The co-founder of the Black Entertainment Television

What is the difference between BET now and bet plus?

Exclusive programs and more from prominent Black content creators may be found on BET+. BET NOW provides consumers with On Demand and live TV content from BET Networks’ television stations.

To watch BET NOW, you’ll need a TV provider subscription, while certain material is available without a login.

List of other shows you can watch on BET

What shows are in regular rotation on BET?

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air: The Complete First Season
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Will Smith, James Avery, Janet Hubert (Actors)
The Parkers Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Mo'Nique, Countess Vaughn, Dorien Wilson (Actors)
Martin: The Complete First Season
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Martin Lawrence, Tisha Campbell-Martin, Tichina Arnold (Actors)
The Cleveland Show Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Albert Calleros (Director)
black-ish Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Anton Cropper (Director)
Tyler Perry's The Oval Season 2
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Ed Quinn, Kron Moore, Javon Jhonson (Actor)
Tyler Perry's Sistas Season 2
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
Meet the Browns Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • David Mann, Tamela Mann, Denise Boutte (Actors)
Real Husbands of Hollywood Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • HART, KEVIN, Thicke, Robin, Kodjoe, Boris (Actors)
House of Payne Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Tyler Perry (Director) - Mark E. Swinton (Producer)
Assisted Living Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • David Mann, Tamela Mann (Actors)
The Chi Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Jet Wilkinson (Director)
Living Single: The Complete First Season
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Queen Latifah, Kim Coles, Kim Fields (Actors)
Twenties Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Jonica T. Gibbs, Christina Elmore, Gabrielle Graham (Actors)
Games People Play Season 1
  • Amazon Prime Video (Video on Demand)
  • Lauren London, Mckenna Posey Parker, Jackie Long (Actors)
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