BET to Honor New Orleans’ Resilience with ‘Katrina 10 Years Later’
To mark the 10-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, BET will air its original documentary special Katrina 10 Years Later: Through Hell In High Water on August 26.
Hosted by BET News correspondent Jeff Johnson, the segment will explore stories of survival as well the beauty and resilience of New Orleans.
Features will include award-winning actor Wendell Pierce (The Wire / Treme), New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu, Principal Doris Jicks of MLK High School, resident Robert Green, visual artist Brandan “Bmike” Odums, hip-hop mogul Master P, rapper Juvenile, and Queen of Bounce Big Freedia.
Katrina 10 Years Later: Through Hell in High Water premieres Wednesday, August 26 at 8P/7C. Join the conversation at #Katrina10Years.
— BET News (@BETNews) August 13, 2015