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The New Edition Story 

Chronicles the ups and downs of legendary music group New Edition from their humble beginnings in Boston to individual solo success and everything in between.
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Airs Wed. Feb. 20, 5:30 PM on BET

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7 wins & 11 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Bryshere Y. Gray ...  Michael Bivins 3 episodes, 2017
Elijah Kelley ...  Ricardo Bell / ... 3 episodes, 2017
Luke James ...  Johnny Gill 3 episodes, 2017
Woody McClain ...  Bobby Brown / ... 3 episodes, 2017
Keith Powers ...  Ronnie DeVoe 3 episodes, 2017
Algee Smith ...  Ralph Tresvant 3 episodes, 2017
Michael Rapaport ...  Gary Evans 3 episodes, 2017
Wood Harris ...  Brooke Payne 3 episodes, 2017
Durrell 'Tank' Babbs ...  Jheryl Busby 3 episodes, 2017
Yvette Nicole Brown ...  Shirley Bivins 3 episodes, 2017
Bryan Terrell Clark ...  Terry Lewis 3 episodes, 2017
Duane Martin ...  Louil Silas / ... 3 episodes, 2017
Dante Hoagland ...  Michael Bivins (ages 10-15) 2 episodes, 2017
Caleb McLaughlin ...  Young Ricky Bell 2 episodes, 2017
Myles Truitt ...  Young Ronnie DeVoe 2 episodes, 2017
Tyler Marcel Williams Tyler Marcel Williams ...  Bobby Brown (ages 9-14) 2 episodes, 2017
Jahi Di'Allo Winston ...  Young Ralph Tresvant 2 episodes, 2017
La La Anthony ...  Flo DeVoe 2 episodes, 2017
Lisa Nicole Carson ...  Mae Bell 2 episodes, 2017
Monica Calhoun ...  Patricia Tresvant 2 episodes, 2017
Sandi McCree ...  Carole Brown 2 episodes, 2017
Dustin Felder Dustin Felder ...  Jimmy Jam 2 episodes, 2017
Deon Ramone Deon Ramone ...  Khalil 2 episodes, 2017
Krystal M. Harris ...  Zena Tresvant 2 episodes, 2017
Andrew Patrick Ralston ...  Home Again Photographer / ... 2 episodes, 2017
Chelsea Diggs-Smith ...  Amber Tresvant 2 episodes, 2017
Raven Bowens ...  Teasha Bivins 2 episodes, 2017
Louis B. Jack ...  Joel Katz 2 episodes, 2017
Noel Braham ...  Ray Parker Jr 2 episodes, 2017
Brandon McKinnie ...  DeeJay / ... 2 episodes, 2017
Mark Anthony Williams Mark Anthony Williams ...  Photographer 2 episodes, 2017
Gina Jackson Gina Jackson ...  Zena's Lawyer 2 episodes, 2017
Omar Nazel ...  Jay 2 episodes, 2017
Dwayne Marion Johnson ...  Bobby Brown Bodyguard / ... 2 episodes, 2017
Cynthia Rodriguez ...  Amy Correa Bell 2 episodes, 2017
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Chronicles the ups and downs of legendary music group New Edition from their humble beginnings in Boston to individual solo success and everything in between.

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Biography | Drama | Music

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

January 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

New Edition: The Movie See more »

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Trivia

New Edition's songs (as well as their solo hits) were recreated for this mini-series. None of the original members' actual voices are heard of any of the songs. See more »

Connections

Features Video Soul: New Edition (1990) See more »

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Loved It!!!!
6 February 2017 | by directorwright2657See all my reviews

Excellent! BET hit it out of the park!!! I have watched it 4 times and I continue to be even more impressed! BET has renewed my faith in them to tell the story of our culture! I love New Edition anyway for the music and now I feel like I know them as individuals and I love them more for sharing their story. The fact that these guys are still around and performing is amazing. It is so wonderful to see entertainers honored while they are still alive. It just makes it so much better. I am eagerly waiting for a new album and I was thrilled when I watched them get their star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame to hear Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis announce that they wanted to record a new album with the guys!!! This is going to be great!!

Congratulations Rizz, Slick, Biv, Ron, JG and Bob, I love you all!!!!!!!!!!!! AND I must say, Rizz you are still my "Mack"....


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