Black History Month on BET

Subjects: Arts, Personal Development
Grade Level: 9-12
Source: BET

BET's Black History Month lineup encompasses an array of culturally dynamic films, original series, and specials, including the 5th annual BET Honors.

Please note: these programs are not copyright cleared for use in the classroom.


Soul Mates: Dr. Maya Angelou and Common -- The iconic master of literature, who received the country's highest civilian honor from President Obama, meets the celebratd hip-hop artist, Common.

Feb 12 at 11:00AM ET/PT


BET Honors -- Hosted by actress Gabrielle Union, this year's show recognizes the accomplishments of outstanding African Americans by honoring Maya Angelou, Stevie Wonder, Mariah Carey, Spike Lee, Beverly Kearney, and the Tuskegee Airme.

Feb 13 at 9:00PM ET/PT


BET Takes Hollywood -- BET's Oscar special takes a look at this year's nominees Viola Davis and Octavia Spencer from The Help.

Feb 17 at 10:00PM ET/PT

Black History Month on BET

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