It’s the last holiday weekend of the year so if you haven’t done your Back To School shopping, well, we feel sorry for ya! There’s still a little time if you can get past all the entertianment offerings this weekend. HBCU Football Classic season kicks off this weekend and fans in Houston and Orlando will be celebrating as their cities host two big classics.
Mos Def, now being credited as Yasiin Bey, appears in the new Elmore Leonard flick Life of Crime and Patti Labelle and Maze head out on their joint tour. And of course, the AllState Tom Joyner Family Reunion 2014 is going on over the weekend in Orlando at the Gaylord Palms Resort.
Here’s what else is happening this weekend.
HOT ON TV:
All Times Eastern
Friday, August 29
DVR ALERT: Being Mary Jane
BET, 2 p.m.
The movie that started it all
HBO, 9 p.m.
Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg star in a comedic action movie
Saturday, August 30
OWN, 8 p.m.
Oprah Winfrey,Thandie Newton, Kimberly Elise and Danny Glover star in this adaptation of the Toni Morrison novel
Sunday, August 31
Sundance 8 p.m.
The Blaxploitation classic starring Ron O’Neal as a drug dealer who wants out of the game
An African woman must decide if she can take on her niece and nephew when her brother is killed