TV One’s Critically-Acclaimed Series UNSUNG and UNCENSORED are Back with Norman Connors and Mario Van Peebles!
TV ONE’S AWARD-WINNING DOCU-SERIES “UNSUNG” AND “UNCENSORED” RETURNS WITH AWARD-WINNING COMPOSER NORMAN CONNORS AND HOLLYWOOD DIRECTOR MARIO VAN PEEBLES THIS SUNDAY, OCTOBER 30 AT 9 P.M./8C AND 10 P.M./9C
All-new episodes of TV One’s original docu-series, “UNSUNG” and “UNCENSORED” debut this Sunday, October 30. “UNSUNG” leads the night with award-winning drummer and producer Norman Connors at 9 p.m. ET/8C, followed by“UNCENSORED” featuring Hollywood director Mario Van Peebles at 10 p.m. ET/9C. Each episode will be published on TV One’s website TVOne.tv.
UNSUNG: Norman Connors
Norman Connors was one of music’s best-kept secrets as a drummer and producer who helped launch some of R&B’s most notable hits and stars. His unique arrangement of vocal talent and musicianship made him an industry go-to producer and musician. “UNSUNG,” one of the network’s longest-running and award-winning series, highlights the careers and explores the personal lives of some of the most talented and influential Black artists, performers, and musicians in history.
The season will conclude with Solar Records airing next Sunday, November 6.
“UNSUNG” is narrated by actor Gary Anthony Williams and is executive produced by Frank Sinton and Arthur Smith of A. Smith & Co. Productions. Mark Rowland, Kysha Mounia and Jamecia Blount also serve as Executive Producers. For TV One, Austyn Biggers is the SVP of Programming and Jason Ryan is the Executive Producer in Charge of Production.
MARIO VAN PEEBLES GETS RAW AND UNCUT ON TV ONE’S ORIGINAL SERIES “UNCENSORED” THIS SUNDAY, OCTOBER 30 AT 10 P.M./9C
Directly following “UNSUNG” is the return of the hit, autobiographical series “UNCENSORED”, which explores the lives of popular celebrities and personalities as they provide first-hand accounts of their successes and obstacles throughout their careers. The next episode highlights actor and director Mario Van Peebles.
UNCENSORED: Mario Van Peebles
The hit autobiographical series, “UNCENSORED”, explores the lives of your favorite personalities as they provide first-hand accounts of their success and the obstacles they faced throughout their careers. Mario Van Peebles is the talented director behind classic films like New Jack City and Posse, which played major roles in shaping American culture. He was inspired by his famous filmmaking father, Melvin Van Peebles’, legacy, and gets UNCENSORED on how he built his own legacy in Hollywood on his terms.
This season will finale with Deon Cole next, Sunday, November 6.
“UNCENSORED” is produced for TV One by Eric Tomosunas, Keith Neal, and James Seppelfrick (Executive Producers), Jay Allen and Nikki Byles (Co-Executive Producers), and Rachel Valley (Producer) of Swirl Films. For TV One, Austyn Biggers is the SVP of Programming and Jason Ryan is the Executive Producer in Charge of Production.
For more information on “UNCENSORED” and “UNSUNG,” visit TV One’s YouTube Channel and check out exclusive, behind-the-scenes content on http://www.tvone.tv. Viewers can also join the conversation by connecting via social media on TV One’s Twitter, Instagram and Facebook (@tvonetv) Be sure to follow “UNCENSORED” & “UNSUNG” on Facebook and Instagram (@UncensoredTVOne) using the hashtag #UncensoredTVOne and #UNSUNG.
About TV One Networks
TV One Networks is the hub of black culture and entertainment with a broad offering of original programming and classic series, serving both diverse audiences for TV One and CLEO TV. Launched in January 2004, TV One currently serves 43 million households, and CLEO TV, launched in January 2019, is the sister network with a 41 million household reach. Each network has a unique audience that serves viewers with fan favorites from TV One such as Unsung, Uncensored, Fatal Attraction, Payback, Tough Love: Atlanta, Never Would Have Made It: The Marvin Sapp Story, and Urban One Honors. While CLEO TV, a lifestyle and entertainment network targeting Millennial and Gen X women of color, delivers content that uplifts and inspires today’s, modern-day woman. Viewers of CLEO TV can expect award-winning content both original and acquired series including Boss Girl’s Guide, Culture Kitchen, New Soul Kitchen, Just Eats with Chef JJ, Global Gourmet, Living By Design, Tia Mowry’s Quick Fix and All Things Adrienne House to Home. Both networks are solely owned by Urban One, Inc., formerly known as Radio One, Inc. [NASDAQ: UONE and UONEK, www.urban1.com], the largest African-American-owned and operated multi-media company.