Cast of Bounce TV’s “In The Cut”
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ATLANTA – Bounce doubled the laughs by kicking off season three of its hit sitcom “In The Cut” starring Dorien Wilson and Kellita Smith with two back-to-back new original episodes Tues. July 11. All-new episodes will continue to premiere Tuesday nights at 9 p.m. through the summer.
Bounce also announced that Ed Gordon will host a star-packed special featuring interviews with the biggest black celebrities in movies, television and comedy today including: Queen Latifah, Jada Pinkett Smith, Michael Strahan, Omari Hardwick and Cedric the Entertainer, premiering Mon., July 17 at 10 p.m.
Coming off its highly-rated second season, “In The Cut” stars Wilson (“The Parkers,” “Dream On”) as Jay Weaver, an accomplished entrepreneur and barbershop owner who is kept on his toes by Cheryl, played by Smith (“The Bernie Mac Show,” “The First Family”), the co-owner of the beauty salon next store and his love interest.
Ken Lawson (“The Parkers”) returns as Jay’s 32-year old illegitimate son from a short-lived fling now in the family business as does John Marshall Jones (“The Smart Guy”) as fellow barber and pal Smitty.
This season’s storylines include: social media pressures, positive pregnancy tests, old grudges, evading the government, a special engagement and much more.
Guest stars include Tamar Braxton, Ed Lover, DC Young Fly, Cocoa Brown, Nephue Tommy, Marques Houston and Earthquake.
In the celebrity-driven Ed Gordon special, the award-winning journalist interviews the stars of the upcoming summer comedy “Girls Trip” Queen Latifah, Jada Pinkett Smith, Regina Hall and Tiffany Haddish, who discuss their careers and reflect on the contributions of black women in Hollywood today.
Gordon profiles Super Bowl championturned broadcaster Michael Strahan who discusses his life, his controversial departure from “Live with Kelly and Michael” and more.
Omari Hardwick of “Power” fame talks with Gordon about his hit series and how he has handled fame in the social media era. Gordon also sits with Cedric the Entertainer and D.L. Hughley who discuss the state of comedy in the age of President Donald Trump and more.
Visit BounceTV.com for information.