The biopic will follow the story of R&B pioneers Michael Bivins, Ricky Bell, Ronnie Devoe, Bobby Brown, Ralph Tresvant and Johnny Gill as they navigate fame from their native Boston to Hollywood and beyond. read more
Bryshere Y. Gray of Empire has been cast in BET’s New Edition biopic. Gray will play Michael Bivins in the three-part drama New Edition: The Movie.
The TV movie will be turned into a three-night event in 2016 and marks BET's first music-focused scripted movie. read more
Ronnie, Bobby, Ricky and Mike, along with Ralph and Johnny, are about to get the BET star treatment.
New Edition is arguably the original boy band though they were rooted in the R&B tradition. And like the many boy bands that would come after them, they were not immune to infighting. Michael Bivins, Ricky Bell, Ronnie Devoe, Bobby ...