being mary jane*The premiere of BET’s “Being Mary Jane,” starring Gabrielle Union, Tuesday night was the day’s highest rated cable TV show, drawing in 4 millions viewers a 2.0 rating with adults 18-49.

The ratings place “Being Mary Jane” as the second highest rated show on all of TV behind NBC’s America’s Got Talent in the same target demographic (adults 18-49).

BET’s show “The Game” returned on the same night as “Being Mary Jane” and was the second highest rated cable TV show. “The Game” had a 1.7 rating in the adults 18-49 target demo, drawing 3.6 million viewers.

“Being Mary Jane is set to become a regular series on BET starting on January 2014.