March 28th has been set as the premiere date for the new BET series Rebel. Directed by John Singleton, the series centers on a police officer who leaves the force after being under an intense IA/criminal following the shooting of her partner. Rebel goes on to fight crime as a private investigator but continues to struggles with her brother’s murder while defending herself from cops who are out for revenge.
Rebel stars Danielle Moné Truitt, Giancarlo Esposito, Mykelti Williamson, Cliff “Method Man” Smith, LaTanya Richardson and Brandon Quinn. The series is produced by MarVista Entertainment for BET and executive produced and directed by John Singleton. Dallas Jackson and Randy Huggins are also executive producers. Music for the pilot was composed by Jill Scott. Check out the trailer: