Marc Lamont Hill is becoming a member of the daytime discuss present circuit with Black Espresso, BET Digital’s new morning discuss present.
The collection will see the famed political and popular culture commentator hold viewers on top of things on all the pieces from Black Twitter’s buzziest conversations to the newest happenings in music, politics, race and social justice. Hill may even conduct interviews with celebrities, athletes and social media stars throughout the present.
“I could not be extra excited to be internet hosting Black Espresso. From politics to popular culture, there’s a want for a various vary of Black voices to be in dialog with one another,” Hill tells BET.com. “As host, I plan to carry these voices collectively in ways in which make our neighborhood stronger and higher knowledgeable. We can’t all the time agree, however we’ll all the time be good, fascinating, and trustworthy.”
“We’re excited to have Marc host our new irreverent digital collection. Marc is without doubt one of the nation’s main voices on tradition, leisure, sports activities, and politics, with equal components unfiltered wit and uncooked road savvy,” says David Wilson, Senior Vice President of Digital Content material of Studios. “Powered by Viacom Digital Studios, Black Espresso, is an instance of the forward-thinking content material and interesting programming we plan to ship our viewers throughout BET’s digital properties.”
Talking on the brand new challenge, Hill additionally shared a couple of phrases on what to anticipate.
“BET Networks has been dwelling to me for a few years, and I’m proud to broaden our partnership with this modern collection. I stay up for galvanizing the Black neighborhood on our platforms and inspiring dialogue that strikes the tradition ahead,” Hill provides.
Seize your mugs and prepare to take a sip for the Black Espresso debut on June three. The present will stream reside on YouTube, weekdays at 10am ET.