MOVING ON: THE HEAD OF ORIGINAL PROGRAMMING AT BET STEPS DOWN


Loretha Jones has held her position as the Head of Original Programming at BET for 6 years. She has since decided to step down and remain a creative consultant for the network. Thanks to Mrs. Jones BET gained a new and larger fan base. Jones was behind the return of The Game,and green-lit the networks scripted series Being Mary Jane and Book if Negroes.

Jones has many TV notches under her belt. She was the vice president for MTV Films/Paramount. Jones also produced The Five Heart Beats, Carmen: A Hip Hopera , Martin Lawrence Live RunTelDat, Fighting Temptation, and executive produced The Parent Hood. Loretha Jones has definitely contributed lots to the TV/film industry. All of her production were apart of my childhood and still continue to inflluence my life. Thank you Mrs. Jones.

 

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One thought on “MOVING ON: THE HEAD OF ORIGINAL PROGRAMMING AT BET STEPS DOWN

  1. With the list of past work from Mrs. Jones, I will be sad to see her leave the network. I hope that the individual that will be stepping into her position can revive the network’s claim to the “black excellence” by way of their original programming.

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