BET Networks announces original docu-series BET HER PRESENTS: EXCEPTIONAL BLACK WOMEN that recognizes courageous, inspiring, and successful women who overcame life’s obstacles. Each half-hour episode will highlight one exceptional woman, featuring never-before-seen photos, videos, intimate sit-down interviews and more. This season will document the lives of MC Lyte, Maxine Waters, Meagan Good, Terri J. Vaughn, and Regina Hall. “BET HER PRESENTS: EXCEPTIONAL BLACK WOMEN premieres Saturday, March 2, 2019, at 9 pm ET on BET HER.
On the premiere episode, legendary lyricist, DJ, author, actress, entertainer, philanthropist, and icon MC Lyte, reveals her intimate stories of struggle, perseverance, and success in the music industry. She also recounts her journey from growing up in a single-parent home in Brooklyn to being the FIRST female solo rapper ever nominated for a Grammy and more. We also hear first-hand accounts from MC Lyte’s business partner Dr. Lynn Richardson and mother, Constance Moorer.
“BET HER Presents: Exceptional Black Women” will feature tales from the following exceptional women:

  • MC LYTE (Premieres Saturday, March 2 at 9 pm ET/PT)
  • MAXINE WATERS (Premieres Saturday, March 9 at 9 pm ET/PT)
  • MEAGAN GOOD (Premieres Saturday, March 16 at 9 pm ET/PT)
  • TERRI J. VAUGHN (Premieres Saturday, March 23 at 9 pm ET/PT)
  • REGINA HALL (Premieres Saturday, March 30 at 9 pm ET/PT)

BET HER PRESENTS: EXCEPTIONAL BLACK WOMEN” is Executive Produced by Keith Beauchamp, who also serves as series Director, and David Dessel for Till Freedom Come Production.
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