Black History Month is here and it only makes sense that REVOLT TV celebrates it with some digital exclusives. Fan-Favorite talk shows like State of the Culture , new seasons of stand-up showcase Funny AF, short film anthology Short & Fresh, and behind-the-scenes spin-off Breakfast Club Extra; and new episodes of the show, REVOLT Summit Presents, Director’s Reel, and more. All shows tie into the Black History Month theme of celebrating “Black Excellence” in all fields and forms.
Also returning to the lineup is a new instalment in the ongoing “Anatomy of…” documentary series created in partnership with Sol & Jennia Fredrique Aponte of Full Frequency Media. The new 30-minute special Anatomy of Black Love premieres on Friday, Feb. 14th at 9pm EST. It is expected to be an unapologetic and powerful look at modern love in the black community and features intimate interviews with couples Michael Jai and Gillian White, Devale and Khadeen Ellis, Tariq Walker and Malinda Williams, and more.
“The programming on REVOLT represents Black Excellence and all it means for this current generation, we refer to as Gen Hip Hop. This year’s multi-platform campaign will shine a deserving light on current and rising leaders throughout our programming blocks, as well as celebrate community heroes that truly exemplify excellence.”
– Roma Khanna, REVOLT CEO
The #BHMX initiative extends online to REVOLT.tv & REVOLT’s social media channels, where the network will be publishing new articles and artist interviews all month long dedicated to Black Excellence, spotlighting #BHMX cultural “disruptors” on social media and asking fans to nominate their own local #BHMX “Community Heroes”. Each Friday, REVOLT will feature one of these nominated heroes across their social media accounts. Fans can contribute to the conversation online using hashtag “#BHMX”. Check Out the dates for the premieres below make sure to tune in:
The Breakfast Club (weekdays at 6am EST)
REVOLT Summit Presents (Saturdays at 10pm EST, starting February 1)
Funny AF (Wednesdays at 10pm EST, starting February 5)
Breakfast Club Extra (Saturdays at 5pm EST, starting February 8)
Anatomy of Black Love (Valentine’s Day – Friday, February 14 at 9pm EST)
State of the Culture (Tuesdays at 10pm EST, starting February 18)
Director’s Reel (Fridays at 9pm EST, starting February 21)
Short & Fresh (Friday, February 21 at 10pm EST)
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