*BET has rounded out their Gabrielle Union pilot “Single White Female” with the addition of veteran actor Richard Roundtree, and “The Bold and the Beautiful” star Aaron D. Spears, reports Deadline.
As previously reported, the hourlong drama is from Mara Brock Akil and Salim Akil, the husband-and-wife duo behind the cable network’s hit comedy series “The Game.”
Written by “The Game” creator Brock Akil, “Single Black Female” chronicles the work and family life of popular talk show host Mary Jane (Union).
Spears will play Mark Bradley, a charismatic co-anchor and close friend to Mary Jane. Roundtree will play Mary Jane’s father.