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Tyler Perry drama series BET series ‘The Oval’ and ‘Sistas’ get new premiere dates


ABC/Ida Mae AstuteBET has pushed back the release dates for two of Tyler Perry‘s upcoming drama series.

According to Variety, the network has set an October 23 premiere date for Perry’s White House drama The Oval and the female-centric drama Sistas. Both series, which are part of Perry’s multi-year content deal with Viacom, were originally scheduled to premiere on October 9.

As previously reported, The Oval revolves around a “picture-perfect First Couple” who behind closed doors are anything but perfect. The scripted drama is said to explores lies, cheating and corruption in the White House. The series will star Ed QuinnKron MoorePaige Hurd and Daniel Croix Henderson.

Meanwhile, Sistas follows a diverse set of black woman who bond over the fact they’re all single. This series will star KJ SmithEbony ObsidianMignon Von and Novi Brown.

Both series are written, directed and executive-produced by Perry.

The Oval will air at 9 p.m. and Sistas at 10 p.m. ET.

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