BET Cancels Drama Series ‘Being Mary Jane’
BET’s drama series, Being Mary Jane, which stars Gabrielle Union, is coming to an end, the network has announced.
Being Mary Jane has been a landmark series not only for BET but for African-American women around the world who saw themselves in Mary Jane, her family, friends and coworkers.
“From the captivating storytelling to the richly complex characters and the powerful issues tackled on the series, we remain immensely proud,” said Connie Orlando, EVP Head of Programming, BET Networks.
“We are grateful to the cast and creators of Being Mary Jane, who have worked tirelessly to bring this world to vivid life over the past four seasons.
“We also thank the many loyal viewers whose hearts and minds were captured every week and kept Mary Jane trending worldwide. We look forward to closing out Mary Jane’s journey with a series finale that is sure to blow fans away!”
MJ is going out the way she came in, with a full-length film in 2018 that will tie together all the loose ends.