On february 16, 2016, vh1 picked up the breaks to become a full television series. New york, ny january 6, 2016 monday nights premiere of the highly anticipated vh1 original movie the breaks, delivered a 1. Nov 20, 2017 bet has scrapped plans for a second season of the breaks the viacomowned cable network announced in april that the hiphop drama would move from bet to vh1 for a second season. Inspired by the big payback, a nonfiction history of the hiphop business written by journalist dan charnas, the breaks is executive produced by seith mann and john j.
It is 1990 in new york city at the height of raps golden age of creativity, but corporate america has been. Feb 16, 2016 the breaks is vh1 at its best, intersecting 90s nostalgia with hiphop for the masses, chris mccarthy, vh1 general manager, said in a statement. The upcoming tv show is based on vh1 s 2016 film of the same name, which chronicles. Vh1 releases the breaks movie online ahead of tv series. Vh1 releases full the breaks original movie online ahead of. The breaks aired in january and currently ranks as the no. The breaks is a 2016 american television hiphop drama film that chronicles the life of three friends during the early 1990s hiphop scene. In jan vh1 premiered the tv movie which served as a pilot based on the book the big payback. Vh1 to adapt its own original movie the breaks as tv series. The january premiere and immediate encore collected a combined 2. On april 27, 2017, the series was renewed for a second. Vh1 has 3 secrets for making hit tv, and 90s nostalgia is one. Three friends aspire to break into the hiphop music industry.
It serves as a continuation of the 2016 television film the breaks. Jan 06, 2016 vh1 s original movie the breaks delivered 2. The history of the business of hiphop by dan charnas. The breaks, a tv movie on vh1, examines the year hiphop. Where to get the breaks soundtrack so you can revisit its. Jun 01, 2015 the breaks is the third movie in vh1 s recent push into scripted programming following 20s crazysexycool.
Vh1 is adapting its own original hiphop movie the breaks for a tv series slated to premiere in late 2016. Jan 04, 2016 vh1 had its own incentive to set the breaks in 1990. They work to make their big mark in the music industry in the summer of 1990 in new york city. Win a season pass to vh1s the breaks series on itunes. Get the 90s inspired hip hop look celebrity stylist jai hudson gives you the keys to own the 90s hip hop style that inspired the breaks characters, barry fouray and imani x. Antoine harris as ahm from vh1 s the breaks by watchloud. Apr 20, 2017 the breaks vh1 vh1 s highly anticipated new scripted series the breaks, is set to premiere on monday, february 20th at 9pm etpt. Feb 16, 2017 the millions of viewers who previously watched the world premiere of vh1 s tv movie the breaks are in for a treat this february. Vh1s newest original movie will chronicle the journey of nikki, david, and deevee. Vh1 announces new scripted series premiere date january 17, 2017. Jan 04, 2016 vh1 s original film the breaks is coming at the perfect time. It is 1990 in new york city at the height of raps golden age of creativity, but corporate america has. Feb 21, 2017 the breaks series picks up where the successful vh1 original movie leaves off.
Dec 15, 2016 weve been waiting for vh1 s the breaks to turn into a series ever since we saw the movie and the time is almost near. The show was first piloted as a movie on vh1, and the series starts in. Bet scraps plans for the breaks season 2 exclusive. The breaks series picks up where the successful vh1 original movie leaves off. The breaks 2016 in the summer of 1990, nikki afton williamson, david david call and deevee tristan wilds work to make their mark on the music industry. The breaks dj premier discusses the music of the breaks vh1. Vh1 orders hip hop film the breaks to series black. Feb 20, 2017 tonight is the premiere of vh1 s the breaks, which follows the evolution of hiphop through a trio of friends striving to make their dreams come true. New scripted series, premiering feb 20 at 109c on vh1.
With afton williamson, tristan mack wilds, antoine harris, sinqua walls. Sway shares his thoughts on the season finale and recaps his journey and conversations about hip hop history. The network has released a short teaser of the upcoming show, featuring teyana taylor. The breaks is an american drama television series created by dan charnas and seith mann.
Taking place in new york city in the nineties during the golden age of rap, this series follows nikki, a recent college graduate who lands a dream job working. The breaks the 1999 movie, trailers, videos and more at yidio. Dave east, the breaks on vh1, by mannyfaces manny faces. The cast of vh1s the breaks talks the importance of hip. Early last year, vh1 aired the breaks, a seith mannhelmed original film entirely inspired by hiphops early years. Vh1 original movie the breaks to become a tv series complex. The breaks is a 2016 american television hiphop drama film that chronicles the life of three. Jan 04, 2016 the soundtrack to the tv movie and potential tv series is exclusively available on spotify in a playlist curated by vh1. This week, the network released the original movie online.
The series stars afton williamson, wood harris, tristan wilds, antoine harris, david call, evan handler and melonie diaz. The vh1 viewer apparently their comingofage was around the early 1990s, mr. The film stars wood harris, mack wilds, afton williamson, david call and rapper method man. Browse the entire episode archive of the breaks and watch the lastest episode free online on vh1. Of course, the fact that hes one of the only white people living in his.
The breaks debuted to strong ratings as an original tv movie in january, and now vh1 has ordered the hiphop drama to series for premiere in late 2016. The breaks series picks up where the vh1 original movie leaves off. The breaks 1999 a sunday in the life of derrick king, an irish kid raised in south central l. In this hiphop oriented comedy, mitch mullany plays a guy living in oakland, california, whos having a really bad day. Feb 20, 2017 visit tunefind for music from your favorite tv shows and movies. Watch the full movie ahead of the vh1 series premiere february 9, 2017. All 78 songs featured in the breaks season 1 soundtrack, listed by episode with scene descriptions. Now, the network is planning to push a tv program based on the movie s themes. Imdb, the worlds most popular and authoritative source for movie, tv and celebrity content. Apr 27, 2017 the decision to move scripted dramas the breaks and hit the floor from vh1 to bet leaves the former with only one scripted series the forthcoming daytime divas as viacom continues to shuffle the. He talks black, dresses black, and thinks of himself as black. Jan 05, 2016 stemming from the highly popular novel the big payback, vh1 s new tv movie and possible series the breaks debuted yesterday with a total viewership of 2. The breaks 2016 full movie download full hd youtube.
Vh1 s newest original movie will chronicle the journey of nikki, david, and deevee. In fact, the network is about to launch a scripted show the breaks. Watch full episodes of all your favorite vh1 shows virus free. Watch the new trailer for vh1s the breaks hypebeast. The breaks was inspired by journalist dan charnas book the big payback. Backtoback january airings of cable film the breaks netted 2. Season 1, ep 8 interview behind the breaks episode 8. On april 27, 2017, the series was renewed for a second season that.
Stream dave east, the breaks on vh1, by mannyfaces from desktop or your mobile device. That was a 42% gain in vh1 viewership for the month among adults under 50. Is the vh1 tv show cancelled or renewed for season two. Watch the breaks full movie in hd visit three friends united by their love of hiphop work to make their big mark in.
The breaks, as a tv movie, premiered in january and scored big numbers for the network. Mack wilds, antoine harris, and sinqua walls the cast of vh1s 90s series the breaks tell us what to expect from show. With sinqua walls, afton williamson, tristan mack wilds, antoine harris. Plus, its all about one of the most exciting times in musical history.1372 1238 762 169 1459 1550 739 358 1464 1262 702 103 33 411 1277 1065 586 1436 412 1572 622 23 124 631 1319 567 1008 178 250 1065 536 1121 1430 1330 1389 246 94 73 317 755 1436 1050 1484 672