BET to premiere new 'Harlem Heights' reality series on March 2
By Christopher Rocchio, 01/12/2009
BET has announced Harlem Heights, a new reality series that will follow eight young African Americans as they attempt to make their mark on New York City, will premiere Monday, March 2 at 10PM ET/PT.
Each Harlem Heights episode will document the lives of the eight diverse 20-somethings, all of whom are recently out of college and looking to succeed in New York's historic Harlem neighborhood.
Harlem Heights' cast consists of the ex-girlfriend of an international music star; a budding lifestyle editor for a magazine; a struggling actress; a young man with a troubled family; a native Harlem-ite and father of a young daughter; the hard-partying son of a prominent Harlem political leader; an aspiring lawyer with big ambitions; and a driven fashionista.
Harlem Heights is a production of MC Filmworks, Minna Mae Productions, KurtWurks Inc. and BET.
In addition to Harlem Heights debut, BET also announced the premieres of College Hill: South Beach, Baldwin Hills' third season, Sunday Best's second season and Played by Fame.
College Hill: South Beach, the sixth season of BET's College Hill reality series, will premiere Tuesday, March 24 at 10PM ET/PT; Baldwin Hills' third season will debut Tuesday, January 27 at 10PM ET/PT; Sunday Best's second season will premiere Sunday, March 8 at 9PM ET/PT; and Played by Fame will debut Friday, January 30 at 10PM ET/PT.