The Bobby Brown Story is set to premiere on BET on the 4 of September at 9 pm.
According to Essence
From the creative team behind the New Edition film, The Bobby Brown Story is a two-part miniseries about one of R&B’s most infamous bad boys, singer Bobby Brown.
The biopic will reportedly cover Brown’s rise with New Edition, his solo career and
marriage to Whitney Houston, and all of the sex, drugs, and musical hits in between.
- Robert Barisford “Bobby” Brown (born February 5, 1969). He is an American singer, songwriter, dancer and actor. Brown started his career in the R&B and pop group New Edition, from its inception in 1978 until his exit from the group in 1985.
- From 1992 to 2006 Brown was married to singer Whitney Houston (1963–2012), with whom he had daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown (1993–2015).
Woody McClain, who played Brown in The New Edition Story , will reprise his role as Brown in the series. He’ll be joined by an all-star cast, which includes Mekhi Phifer, Lil Rel Howery, Lance Gross, Laz Alonso, Sandi McCree, T.K. Carter and Alyssa Goss.
The Bobby Brown Story will be produced by Jesse Collins and is penned by New Edition Story writer, Abdul Williams. Award-winning filmmaker, Kiel Adrian Scott, is the director.