Posted by | Ray Cornelius 

BET continues to add more star power to its upcoming “New Edition” biopic. The network announced this week the additions of Wood Harris, Michael Rapaport, Faizon Love, Duane Martin, Tank and Empire’s breakout star Bre-Z to the all star cast.

Harris will take on the role of Brook Payne, Rapaport will play Gary Evans, Love will play Maurice Starr, Martin will portray Louil Silas, Tank will play Jheryl Busby and Bre-Z will star as Peanut Bell.

The stellar talent join previously announced “New Edition: The Movie” cast Bryshere Y. GrayElijah Kelley, Luke James, Keith Powers, Algee Smith, Woody McClain as NEW EDITION along with La La Anthony, Yvette Nicole Brown, Monica Calhoun, Lisa Nicole Carson and Sandi McCree as the group’s mothers.

Check out a few more behind-the-scenes photos below that were posted by the film’s director Chris Robinson.


Ricky, Ralph, Bobby, Michael and Ronnie


Director Chris Robinson with “New Edition Mamas”

Photo Credits: Instagram/Chris Robinson