BET NETWORKS CELEBRATE NELSON MANDELA’S 95TH BIRTHDAY
BET Networks celebrate Nelson Mandela’s birthday by airing a BET News special and a biographical feature about the great anti-apartheid revolutionary.
“BET NEWS SPECIAL: MANDELA – FREEDOM’S FATHER” premieres Thursday, July 18 at 8 PM ET/PT.
This one-hour BET News special, “Mandela: Freedom’s Father”, takes viewers on a journey through the life and times of Nelson Mandela with exclusive video and heartfelt interviews with celebrities and Mandela insiders. Actors Alfre Woodard, Blair Underwood, along with Mandela biographer, Richard Stengel offer personal accounts of the fight for Mandela’s freedom, the struggle to build a new South Africa, and the special memories of their time with this great Father of a Nation.
Check out the “BET NEWS SPECIAL: MANDELA – FREEDOM’S FATHER” Video Sneak Peek: