These Black Christmas movies on BET are on my favorite list of Christmas movies because they are great to watch during the holidays or Christmas Break. These titles feature family-friendly, romantic, and comedic African-American storylines.
When hip hop diva Leesa J rekindles an old friendship over Christmas, her walk down memory lane causes her to shed her prima donna persona, and soon opens her heart to receive love. | Watch on BET
A successful attorney must juggle her family and guests during a hilarious Christmas dinner when her daughter surprisingly brings home a new fiancé, a man with whom she’d had a one-night stand. | Watch on BET
A CHRISTMAS SURPRISE
A self-made businesswoman gets a Christmas surprise when her daughter returns from college with big news – she’s engaged! Now the holiday is thrown into chaos as she deals with her less-than-impressive and soon-to-be son-in-law, his overbearing mother, and an impending wedding. Wendy Raquel Robinson, Keesha Sharp, Will Blagrove, Katelynn Bennett and Mustapha Slack star in this BET original holiday comedy.
Porsha and Delia have been best friends since kindergarten, but the arrival of a handsome young pastor sparks a rivalry and a Christmas season they’ll never forget. | Watch on BET
In a twist on the Dickens novel “A Christmas Carol” we meet Holly Day; a tightly-wound successful business woman who has achieved her dreams of recognition and status but at a great price. She has spent much of her life running from the ghosts of her past but this holiday they come back to find her! | Watch on BET
The Christmas Lottery (Premieres Saturday, December 12 at 8PM ET/PT on BET and BET Her)
Reginald VelJohnson stars in this BET original drama about a father who requested his three estranged daughters Diedre, Nicole, and Tammy to come home for Christmas for a big announcement…he has won a $10-million-dollar lottery! To get their share, the sisters must repair their broken relationship. But when their dementia-stricken mother, Diane, forgets where she hid the ticket, the Davenport’s are now in a race to find the ticket and fix their family all before Christmas. Cast includes Asia’h Epperson, Christina “Brave” Williams, Candiace Dillard Bassett, Kay-Megan Washington, Lorenzo “Renny” Cromwell, Terayle Hill, and Phylicia Morgan.
Holiday Heartbreak (Premieres Wednesday, December 16 at 6PM ET/PT on BET and BET Her)
Karma hits hard at Christmas when a loving father, played by comedian Michael Colyar, discovers that his womanizing past is coming back to haunt his daughter, played by Maryam Basir, after a curse destroys her love life. Rounding out the cast of this romantic comedy are LisaRaye McCoy, AJ Johnson, DeWayne “Kountry Wayne” Colley, Tiffany Black, B Simone, Kenneth Wayne and Lonnie Bee.
If you’re looking for more Christmas movies featuring Black actors, you’ll want to check these out, too:
- 20 Great Black Christmas Movies
- 9 Black Christmas Movies on Netflix
- Black Christmas Movies on Amazon Prime
- Black Hallmark Christmas Movies
- 7 Best Black Christmas Movies on BET Plus
- All the Black Christmas Movies on Hulu
- All the Black Christmas Movies on OWN
- Black Christmas Movies on Lifetime
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