The New Edition movie is here and this will give an exclusive look into the lives of Ricky Bell, Michael Bivins and Ronnie DeVoe as a group and how they started.
The New Edition Story will be gliding onto small screens at the top of next year for a six-hour, three-night event on BET on Jan. 24, 25 and 26… The cast will include Empire star Bryshere Y. Gray as Bivins, singer Luke James as Gill, Algee Smith as Tresvant, Elijah Kelley as Bell, Keith Powers as DeVoe and Woody McClain as Brown. Notables including Wood Harris, Michael Rapaport, Tank, Faizon Love and Bre-Z are also expected to make cameos.
The New Edition Story is directed by Chris Robinson (ATL) and is co-produced by the band’s longtime manager and original choreographer, Brook Payne. Members Bell, Bivins, DeVoe, Gill, Brown and Tresvant have also signed on as producers of the film.
Watch full supertrailer here!