Belles, A New Sitcom,To Debut February 1st On TVOne

by on January 31, 2013


A new series called Belle’s is debuting tomorrow, February 1 at 10/9c on the TVOne network. The show revolves around Bill Cooper whose decreased wife has left him with a family to care for. and an upscale soul food restaurant to run.

Here is the description of the first episode from TVOne:

Episode 1:  One Big Happy Family BELLE’S’ Restaurant is rented out by the Crawford family to host their reunion. Bill is tormented when he finds out that the family once owned Belle’s family during slavery.

In the clip below show star Keith David, who plays Big Bill Cooper, talks about his character. He explains that his wife died and left him with a restaurant, 3 daughters, and a very cranky sister-in-law.

Below are photos of the main characters from TVOne’s official site.


Keith David as Big Bill Cooper


Elise Neal  as Jil Cooper


Ella Joyce as Gladys Crawford


Tami Roman as Loreta Cooper


Miguel Nunez as Maurice


Nadja Alaya as Pam

Finally here’s a cilp from the show in which Vivica A. Fox makes a guest appearance. She tries to seduce Big Bill as he resists.

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