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BREAKS, THE (BET)
Returns in TBA 2018 (Exact Date TBA)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
1/4/16 - ???
STATUS:
returning in 2017/2018 (date TBA)
TIME SLOT:
not on the schedule
CURRENT SEASON:
2 (??? episodes)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
renewed through the 2017-18 season (the show's second by BET) on 4/27/17
DESCRIPTION:
(from BET's press release, April 2017) Shot on the streets of New York, "THE BREAKS" is a gritty, authentic take on the origins of hip hop through the journey of three young friends exploring the industry in 1990 New York City. "THE BREAKS" is inspired by Dan Charnas' critically acclaimed book The Big Payback: The History of the Business of Hip-Hop, an epic, 40-year narrative of the executives, entrepreneurs, hustlers and handlers who turned rap music into the world's predominant pop culture. Original cast members included: Afton Willamson (HBO's "The Night Of... "), Wood Harris ("The Wire"), Mack Wilds ("The Wire"), Antoine Harris ("Ballers"), David Call ("The Magicians"), Evan Handler ("Sex and the City"), Melonie Diaz ("Fruitvale Station"), Sinqua Walls ("Power"), Ali Ahn ("Billions") and Gloria Reuben ("Mr. Robot").
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Afton Williamson as Nikki Jones
· Antoine Harris as Ahmed "Ahm" Harris
· Cliff "Method Man" Smith as Darryl Van Puten, Sr.
· David Call as David Aaron
· Evan Handler as Jonah "Juggy" Aaron
· Mack Wilds as Daryl "DeeVee" Van Putten, Jr.
· Russell Hornsby as Sampson Green
· Wood Harris as Barry Fouray
CREW INFORMATION:
· Bill Flanagan as EP (VH1)
· Dan Charnas as WRTR/BOOK/EP
· Darren Goldberg as EP
· Maggie Malina as EP (VH1)
· Seith Mann as WRTR/DIR/EP
· Susan Levison as EP (VH1)
GENRE(S):
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Atlantic Pictures