The BEST BET Shows

The top 13 shows on BET

Tales

#1 - Tales

Hip-hop. Money. Fame. Deception. Murder. All collide in this scripted anthology series of “song stories” weaving classic and current hip-hop songs into captivating visual narratives from the lyrics of some of hip-hop’s greatest hits.

star 9.54
253 votes
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Rebel

#2 - Rebel

Oakland police officer Rebecca "Rebel" Cole has always excelled by playing by the rules. She has always known that she must be better and smarter on the job because she is both black and female. After her brother is slain by police, Rebel soon becomes disillusioned with the system and become a private investigator and a champion for her community. Caught between family loyalty and the fraternity in blue, Rebel's actions set in motion a cause-and-effect crisis that can't be undone.

star 8.78
310 votes
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Tyler Perry’s Ruthless

#3 - Tyler Perry’s Ruthless

The series tells the riveting story of a woman named Ruth who kidnaps her young daughter to join her in the dark underworld of a fanatical religious cult.

star 8.46
41 votes
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Black Panther

#4 - Black Panther

Deep in the heart of Africa lies Wakanda, an advanced and unconquerable civilization. A family of warrior-kings possessing superior speed, strength and agility has governed this mysterious nation as long as time itself. The latest in this famed line is young King T'Challa, the great hero known worldwide as the Black Panther (voiced by Djimon Hounsou, Blood Diamond and Gladiator). Now, outsiders once more assemble to invade and plunder Wakanda. Leading this brutal assault is Klaw, a deadly assassin with the blood of T?Challa?s murdered father on his hands, who brings with him a powerful army of super-powered mercenaries. Even with Wakanda's might and his own superhuman skills, can the Black Panther prevail against this deadly invading force? Marvel Animation and BET Networks team up to create this epic animated mini-series. Black Panther features classic Marvel characters like Captain America and the Juggernaut in a taut politically charged thriller. For over four decades, fans have eagerly awaited a series adaptation of the first black superhero!

star 8.38
199 votes
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Sistas

#5 - Sistas

There's nothing that bonds a group of single black women together more than sidestepping the land mines of living, working and dating in Atlanta. In a sea of swipe-lefts, social media drama and unrealistic #relationshipgoals, these friends try to find their Mr. Right.

star 8.36
146 votes
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Real Husbands of Hollywood

#6 - Real Husbands of Hollywood

This semi-scripted series is the fakest reality show ever, following these men of Hollywood along their surreal lives. Enjoy the ride as these guys take on all things, from the husband’s point of view.

star 8.35
330 votes
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Tyler Perry's The Oval

#7 - Tyler Perry's The Oval

A seemingly perfect interracial first family becomes the White House's newest residents. But behind closed doors they unleash a torrent of lies, cheating and corruption.

star 8.27
129 votes
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Being Mary Jane

#8 - Being Mary Jane

Mary Jane Paul is a one-woman-show: a successful TV news anchor, and an entirely self-sufficient powerhouse who remains devoted to a family that doesn't share her motivation. Intense drama and unforgettable moments unfold as Mary Jane juggles her life, her relationships, her work, and commitments to her family.

star 7.97
431 votes
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Carl Weber's The Family Business

#9 - Carl Weber's The Family Business

By day, the Duncan's are an upstanding family who run a thriving exotic car dealership in New York. By night, they live a dangerous secret life. When they come under siege the Duncan's will have to stick together or die separately.

star 7.96
37 votes
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The Breaks

#10 - The Breaks

The 2016 film chronicled the story of three friends, hustling for a chance to leave their mark in the competitive hip-hop industry. The TV series will continue that same storyline and showcase the ups and downs of artists fighting for a chance to shine in New York City.

star 7.89
82 votes
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American Soul

#11 - American Soul

The story of entrepreneur Don Cornelius, who developed the Soul Train show, which rose to prominence in the 1970s.

star 7.71
7 votes
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The Game

#12 - The Game

Three women, all dating professional football players, learn the rules of the game.

star 7.37
264 votes
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In Contempt

#13 - In Contempt

Gwen Sullivan, is an opinionated attorney whose passion for her job and clients make her arguably the most talented public defender in her New York City district.

star 7.26
32 votes
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