BET Networks Honors NBA Legend Kobe Bryant


“BET Remembers: Kobe Bryant” – BET will air live, commercial-free coverage of Kobe Bryant’s Memorial Service, anchored by Marc Lamont Hill and Co-host Jemele Hill. BET will Air ViacomCBS Sister Brand SHOWTIME Documentary: “Kobe Bryant’s Muse”. BET & Entertainment Tonight Present: “Kobe: Father, Husband, Legend”

Tune in today as BET Networks pays tribute to the iconic five-time NBA champion, and Academy Award-winning producer, Kobe Bryant, with content specials across their linear, digital and streaming platforms beginning 1PM ET. 

The programming lineup will include:

  • BET Remembers: Kobe Bryant”: BET will air LIVE uninterrupted coverage of Bryant’s public memorial service held at the Staples Center in Los Angeles; Anchored by author and activist,Marc Lamont Hill, and Sports Journalist, Jemele Hill. [Coverage will begin at 1:00 p.m. ET on BET, and stream across @BET on Twitter and Facebook as well as]
  • Kobe Bryant’s Muse”: A documentary that looks beyond mere stats to reveal Kobe Bryant’s career, exploring the mentorships, friendships and competitors that have helped shape his iconic 18-year tenure in the NBA, and discovering his greatest personal test yet. With Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Larry Bird, Joe Bryant. [To air on BET at 4:00 p.m. ET/PT]
  • BET & Entertainment Tonight Present: “Kobe: Father, Husband, Legend”An inspiring look at Kobe Bryant’s life off the court featuring rare footage and reflections from Kobe’s friends and former teammates, including Rihanna, L.L. Cool J, Chris Paul, Shaquille O’Neal, Matt Barnes, Alex Rodriquez and many others. [to air on BET at 6:00 p.m. ET/PT; to be released on BET+ 3/12/20]

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