Carl Weber’s The Black Hamptons: BET Announces New Summer 2022 Drama Series – Canceled + Renewed TV Shows

Carl Weber is bringing another series to BET this summer. The network announced the new drama starring Lamman Rucker, Vanessa Bell Calloway, Elise Neal, Brian White, Karon Riley, Mike Merrill, Blac Chyna, Aaron Spears, Daya Vaidya, Cameo Sherrell, Franklin Ojeda Smith, Jordan Smith, Jennifer Freeman and David. Andrews. Carl Weber’s Black Hamptons will follow two wealthy black families living in Sag Harbor.

BET revealed more about the upcoming series in a press release.

“Today, BET announces a new four-part original limited series, Carl Weber’s Black Hamptons, by New York Times bestselling author Carl Weber. From the executive producers of popular BET+ original drama The family businessTri Destined Studios and Urban Books Media, comes a new family drama set in the quaint town of Sag Harbor, known as The Black Hamptons, in Long Island, NY. From luxury communities to historic seaside enclaves, this epic story will follow the brewing feud between the “Brits” and the “Johnsons”, where the difference between old and new money is very apparent. Carl Weber’s Black Hamptons not only exhibits the glitz and luster of the black elite, but also exposes the belly of wealth and prestige. With a mix of successful inherited families for generations, friends, wannabes and thirsty developers, the drama can never be too far behind. The star-studded cast includes Lamman Rucker, Vanessa Bell Calloway, Elise Neal, Brian White, Karon Riley, Mike Merrill, Blac Chyna, Aaron Spears, Daya Vaidya, Cameo Sherrell, Franklin Ojeda Smith, Jordan Smith, Jennifer Freeman, David Andrews, and more ! The highly anticipated TV event Carl Weber’s Black Hamptons will debut on BET in the summer of 2022.

“We are thrilled to continue our partnership with Tri Destined Studios and Urban Books Media on an addictive new limited series,” said Maureen Guthman, SVP, Programming Content Strategy, BET. “BET’s ongoing commitment to telling compelling, dramatic, and character-driven original stories grounded in the black experience continues to propel our diverse storytelling to new heights.”

“We are honored and grateful to BET and Paramount Global for another opportunity to bring the rich culture, political power, generational wealth, intellect and global influence of The Black Hamptons to our audience,” said the executive producer of Tri-Destined and showrunner Nikaya. D. Brown Jones. “With all the twists and turns of a Carl Weber novel, we share a glimpse into the world of affluent African-American families owning businesses, inventions and miles of beachfront real estate and their influence on the world.”

“This might be the most fun project I’ve ever worked on. Every day is fun in the sun. I’m very grateful to BET for seeing the vision,” said executive producer, writer and showrunner Carl Weber.

Carl Weber’s Black Hamptons is produced by Nikaya D. Brown Jones for Tri Destined Studios and Carl Weber for Urban Books Media, who also serve as showrunners. Weber single-handedly wrote all the content. Trey Haley (The family business, always a bridesmaid The man in 3B), to serve as director and co-executive producer for Tri Destined Studios. Grammy-winning producer Rico Love serves as music supervisor.

What do you think? Are you planning to check Carl Weber’s Black Hamptons on BET?