Don’t wait for the series (coming in 2014)! Tune in to BET now and watch the network movie, Being Mary Jane.
The film, in rotation now, stars Gabrielle Union as Mary Jane Paul, a successful network news host seems to have everything except for the husband and children she desperately longs for. Creator Mara Brock Akil explained in a recent interview with entertainment journalist Kelley L Carter, that “Being Mary Jane” is not trying to solve a problem, but instead it explores a complicated conversation about what it really means to be an independent, successful and single black woman in the face of negative media reports.
Union nails this role and will make you laugh, cry and want to make Mary Jane your new BFF for life.