‘2016 BET AWARDS’ + More (JETflix Fridays)
You’ve worked hard all week and you deserve some down time. Spend your evening checking out some of these newly released flicks and shows. Grab the popcorn, because these picks are JET-approved! JETflix Fridays starts now…
2016 BET AWARDS
Following Madonna and Stevie Wonder’s musical tribute to Prince on the Billboard Music Awards, BET announced they had something up their sleeves in honor of “The Purple One.” The lineup includes Janelle Monáe, D’Angelo, The Roots, Sheila E. and more. In addition to the Prince tribute, BET will also honor Samuel L. Jackson with a Lifetime Achievement Award and Jesse Williams with a Humanitarian Award.
— BET (@BET) June 7, 2016
Watch it on BET
KIMBO SLICE: ONE OF A KIND
Spike TV is rolling out a film dedicated to Kimbo Slice‘s life and career as a professional MMA fighter. Slice, who rose to fame after his fight videos gained massive exposure on YouTube and who eventually became a force to be reckoned with in the MMA community, will be shown in a different light as Spike TV tells the story of his upbringing and influence in the industry.
Watch it on Spike TV
Award-winning actors Chiwetel Ejiofor and Anthony Mackie star in this crime drama about a crooked cop (Mackie) looking to pull off a huge heist with his team of criminals but his “goody two-shoes” partner throws a wrench in his plans by not cooperating.
Watch it on Redbox