BET is staying in school. The Quad TV show has been renewed for a second season on BET. The sophomore season of The Quad will consist of ten hour-long episodes. The drama series, starring Anika Noni Rose, is set at Georgia A&M, a (fictional) university.
The first season of The Quad centers on Eva Fletcher (Rose), in her first year as President of the HBCU (Historically Black Colleges and Universities), her administration, and the incoming freshman class. The BET cast also includes Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Peyton Alex Smith, Jazz Raycole, Zoe Renee, Jake Allyn, Michelle DeFraites, E. Roger Mitchell, Sean Blakemore, and Jasmine Guy.
The Quad Renewed for Season Two on BET
Here’s more on the second season of The Quad, taken from a multi-show BET press release.
THE QUAD – As Wednesday’s #1 New Cable Series among African American millennials (AA P18-34), the riveting, true-to-life drama about HBCU culture and relationships is back for another season of passion and controversy. Georgia A&M President Dr. Eva Fletcher continues to navigate her relationships, career and serve the student body. For faculty and students alike, one similarity remains: everyone plans to make a name for themselves on “THE QUAD.” Starring multi-talented Anika Noni Rose, “THE QUAD” is created and executive produced by Felicia Henderson and Charles Holland, and developed by Rob Hardy who also serves as Executive Producer. Mitzi Miller serves as Co-Executive Producer.
FORMAT: 60-minute Scripted Drama
NUMBER OF EPISODES: 10
What do you think? Have you watched the first season of The Quad TV series? Do you plan to check out season two, when it premieres on BET? Let us know, below.