BEING MARY JANE Adds 3 Cast Members


BET drama Being Mary Jane has cast three new actors for recurring roles in the upcoming fourth season.


The actors joining are Valarie Pettiford (The Blacklist), Asthon Holmes (Nikita, Revenge) and Chiké Okonkwo (Banshee).

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Created by The Game‘s Mara Brock Akil, Being Mary Jane follows the sometimes disastrous personal and professional life of news anchor Mary Jane Paul (Union).

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Pettiform will play Ronda Sales, a veteran anchor at Great Day, USA and Mary Jane’s idol. Holmes will portray Garrett Keswick, Great Day’s producer and showrunner. Okonkwo plays Lee Truitt, a successful stand-up comedian from the UK who tests Mary Jane’s preconceived notions about what (or who) she needs in her life.