Friday, February 21, 2020

BET+ Sets Premiere Date for 'The Oval' Spinoff 'Ruthless' from Tyler Perry

BET+ has today announced the premiere date for the upcoming original drama series Ruthless, a spinoff of BET's The Oval from Tyler Perry.

The 24-episode first season will launch on Thursday, March 19 with multiple episodes, followed by new episodes being rolled out weekly on Thursdays.

The drama follows a woman named Ruth who kidnaps her young daughter to join her in the dark underworld of a fanatical religious cult.

The cast features Melissa L. Williams, Matt Cedeño, Lenny D. Thomas, Yvonne Senat Jones, Baadja-Lyne Odums, Jaime Callica, Nirine S. Brown, Blue Kimble, Stephanie Charles, Hervé Clermont, Anthony Bless and Bobbi Baker.

Tyler Perry writes and directs the drama. He also executive produces with Michelle Sneed. Tyler Perry Studios produces.