OWN will roll out its first two scripted series, both from Tyler Perry, in May, and it's also picked up four new unscripted shows for later this year.
The two shows from Perry are "The Haves and the Have Nots," an upstairs-downstairs drama about an affluent family and their housekeeper's family; and "Love Thy Neighbor," a comedy about the eccentric regulars at a diner. Both shows are set to premiere May 29.
The four new shows are:
"Blackboard Wars," a docu-series about charter school operator Steve Barr and principal Dr. Marvin Thompson trying to revive a troubled high school in New Orleans. It premieres in March.
"Golden Sisters," a "real-life comedy" about YouTube stars the 3 Golden Sisters, a trio of senior-citizen sisters who became »
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