The Best Current BET Shows  

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Wondering what to watch on BET? Here are the best BET shows on now in 2019. The Black Entertainment Network produces a wide range of popular programming, including everything from docuseries to dramas. If you're in need of a new show to binge watch, browse this list of BET programs below! 

Many current shows on BET are dramas. In Contempt focuses on public defender Gwen Sullivan. For more lighthearted currently airing shows, you can check out Real Husbands of Hollywood, an acclaimed reality television series that parodies the Real Housewives franchise. With so many great BET shows on now, you're sure to find something that suits your taste. 

Which BET show is the best? Vote your favorites to the top of the list below. 

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In Contempt is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Current BET Shows
Erica Ash, Christian Keyes, Richard Lawson
In Contempt (BET, 2018) is an American legal drama television show created by Terri Kopp. Gwen Sullivan (Erica Ash) is an outspoken and passionate public defender with a complicated personal ...more
It's a Mann's World is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Current BET Shows
It's a Mann's World
Tales is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Current BET Shows
David Dunston, Jessica Parker Kennedy, Woody McClain
Tales (BET, 2017) is an American drama anthology television series created by Irv Gotti. Each episode tells a new "tale" inspired by past and current hip-hop songs weaved into visually ...more
Boomerang is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Current BET Shows
Tequan Richmond, Tetona Jackson, Leland Martin
Boomerang (BET, 2019) is an American comedy television series based on the film of the same name written by Barry W. Blaustein and David Sheffield. The story revolves around a successful ...more
The Grand Hustle is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Current BET Shows
The Grand Hustle (BET, 2018) is an American reality competition television show. A group of sixteen men and women compete for a six-figure salaried position working under Clifford ...more
The Comedy Get Down is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Current BET Shows
Eddie Griffin, Steve Berg, Tawny Newsome
The Comedy Get Down (BET, 2017) is an American comedy television series. Popular comedians, like George Lopez, Cedric the Entertainer, and D. L. Hughley, share their backstage struggles, while ...more
American Gangster is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Current BET Shows
American Gangster Ving Rhames
American Gangster is a documentary television series, which airs on BET. The show features some of black America's most infamous and powerful gangsters. It is narrated by Ving Rhames. The series ...more
Face Value is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Current BET Shows
Face Value Deon Cole, Tiffany Haddish
Face Value (BET, 2017) is an American comedic television game show, hosted by Deon Cole and Tiffany Haddish, ask questions o. Two teams led by celebrity captains must answer questions about ...more
The Wendy Williams Show is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Current BET Shows
Wendy Williams
The Wendy Williams Show is an American syndicated talk show hosted by Wendy Williams. The show is produced by Debmar-Mercury, and airs internationally, and is re-broadcast on BET. It premiered ...more
Death Row Chronicles is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Current BET Shows
Jody David Armour, Catrice Brumfield, Funkmaster Flex
Death Row Chronicles (Bet, 2018) is a six-part documentary series that chronicles the rise and fall of one of the most iconic hip hop recording labels "Death Row Records" in the 1990s ...more
Black Card Revoked is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Current BET Shows
Tony Rock, Billy Sorrells, Laz Alonso
Black Card Revoked (BET, 2018) is an American game show. Hosted by Tony Rock, contestants are tested on their knowledge of black culture.
Mancave is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Current BET Shows
Jeff Johnson, Gerald Johnson, Tank
Mancave (BET, 2018) is a late night talk show. Hosted by Jeff Johnson, Gerald "Slink" Johnson, Durrell "Tank" Babbs, and Marcos "Kosine" Palacios, the show features ...more