News: BET Announces Hit Sitcom, “The Game” New Season Premier Date


BET announced yesterday that their popular sitcom, The Game will be back for it’s fifth season on January 10, 2010.

For fans of the show, the season will pick up with Tia Mowry Hardrict and her “drama-filled life” as the wife of a professional football player (Pooch Hall).

“The Game” debuted on BET for its fourth season with huge numbers for network in January, drawing 7.7 million viewers. This makes it the best showing for the series on cable and broadcast ever, and BET’s most-watched telecast.

The comedy, created by Mara Brock Akil, was canceled by the CW after three seasons in May 2009, where it was averaging 2 million viewers. BET decided to pick up the show in 2010 after fans and viewers reached out to the network.

Of course, MSDTV will keep you posted. Stay Tuned.