The R&B game was changed by the undeniable New Edition — and now BET is bringing their story to their network with The New Edition movie, airing January 24th, 25th and 26th.
Today, we were joined by the actors behind each legend; Luke James – as Johnny Gill, Woody McClain – as Bobby Brown, Elijah Kelley – as Ricky Bell, Bryshere Y. Gray – as Michael Bivins, Algee Smith – as Ralph Tresvant and Keith Powers – as Ronnie Devoe. Each rising star opened up about their role, rehearsals with the original members of N.E.
And as you know – we couldn’t let these cats leave with out spitting/singing off the top. Watch below for what turned quickly into a fire in-studio cypher!
Catch The New Edition movie on BET this January 24th, 25th and 26th.