In addition to all of this programming BET has joined forces with Twitter to analyze the impact and importance of “Black Twitter.” Per BET’s summation, “Black Twitter” is a “digital water cooler, where African Americans exchange ideas and opinions that are centered on the black experience, all dialogue is unapologetically black and is exclusive to things that impact the black community.” Here’s what they found: “Early data continues to support a strong correlation between tweeting and watching live TV at home via traditional delivery methods.People on Twitter see TV as a social opportunity and source of information for what’s happening, best enjoyed live and viewed with others on Twitter.” “Over the last 37 years, BET has cultivated a deep and lasting relationship with our viewers, as we remain the premiere destination for lovers of African American culture.Raquel Roxanne "Rocsi" Diaz (born 17 November 1983), also known as just Rocsi, is a Honduran-born, American television personality and model.She is best known as the co-host on the BET program 106 & Park from 2006-2012.), “The Breaks” and “The Quad.” Oh yeah, those first two are coming over from fellow Viacom network, VH1.Additionally, the cable channel has ordered new biopics/miniseries centered on Bobby Brown and Death Row Records, per Thursday’s upfront presentation.'Today, after seven exciting years, 106 & Park hosts Terrence J and Rocsi announced that they will be leaving the show.It is no secret that there are a number of opportunities coming their way and we’re fortunate that they’ve been with 106 & Park for so long,' he said.
And then there’s blind date series “Love Room,” which sees two “sexy strangers” living together for a week. Finally, BET is adding a pair of “Lip Sync Battle” specials to its tentpole event lineup.“Looking for a partner in crime,” “Are you my other half? in neuroscience yet wouldn’t even get an associate’s degree in “Writing an Online Dating Profile 101.” Many of our clients were successful, personable people (from grad students to physicists) who would make great girlfriends and boyfriends—once they had a dating profile that made them sound unique, one that couldn’t be cut and pasted into someone else’s.” and, my favorite, “I like candlelit dinners, sunsets and walks on the beach” (yes, people still say that! If you look at ten random profiles right now, I bet you’ll find the same thing—everyone’s “funny” and “laid-back” and “adventurous.” I used to have a standard, generic profile, too, with a list of adjectives and facts: fun, outgoing, great speller (looking back, not sure how that applied), and insert-a-bunch-of-other-adjectives here. First, I would spend 30-60 minutes talking to the client.This year, we are saying yes to all things black, with more premium original programming and best-in-class tentpoles that reflect and invigorate our viewers,” said Debra Lee, chairman and CEO, BET Networks.“BET’s global influence is stronger than r and we are continuing to expand beyond the television screen to impact our audience — and the world — across multiple platforms.” Here is BET’s new and returning slate, all in the Viacom cable channel’s own words: Teaching people about anti-black racism, clapping back at micro-aggressions and having to deal with the occasional "It's OK, I have a black friend" comment can get exhausting most times, but worry not. Murphy sported a bright red Adidas tracksuit while the TV presenter – who is now pursuing an acting career starting with the upcoming movie Soul Ties – blended into the background in khaki trousers, flat sandals and a denim jacket.