Except it didnt seem like a reasonable place to end a series. The series stars afton williamson, wood harris, tristan wilds, antoine harris, david call, evan handler and melonie diaz. Vh1 original movie the breaks to become a tv series. The breaks meet the cast of vh1s the breaks vh1 youtube. On february 16, 2016, vh1 picked up the breaks to become a full television series. Hip hop right when it was first taking off and about to become. Jun 01, 2015 the breaks is the third movie in vh1s recent push into scripted programming following 20s crazysexycool. Bet has scrapped plans for a second season of the breaks the viacomowned cable network announced in april that the hiphop drama would move from bet to vh1 for a second season. Jan 04, 2016 the soundtrack to the tv movie and potential tv series is exclusively available on spotify in a playlist curated by vh1. The breaks, a tv movie on vh1, examines the year hiphop found its flow. Jan 05, 2016 last night, vh1s newest original movie, the breaks which stars actor rapper tristan mack wilds, wood harris, afton williamson and rapper method man. Feb 05, 2018 the breaks season 2 episode 1 full episode by vh1. The january premiere and immediate encore collected a combined 2.
Vh1 original movie the breaks to become a tv series complex. The cast of vh1 s the breaks talk about the show by build series. American gangster movie tv listings and schedule tv guide. Sway shares his thoughts on the season finale and recaps his journey and conversations about hip hop history. Where to get the breaks soundtrack so you can revisit.
Mar 25, 2016 vh1 orders hiphop series the breaks after tv movie s successful premiere critics might point to an abundance of cleavage and male incarceration as the criteria for casting. Bts of the breaks w teyana taylor, dave east, mack wilds. The breaks is a series about a group of friends who try to break into the hiphop industry in the 1990s. Does the color of your skin really affect how people treat you. Jan 04, 2016 the breaks, a tv movie on vh1, examines the year hiphop found its flow. Browse the entire episode archive of the breaks and watch the lastest episode free online on vh1. Mack wilds discusses how the breaks brings him one step. Though it is not inspired by any one person, nor will it feature real rappers and other musicians, the breaks is actually based on a true story. Watch the breaks full movie now and tune in to the series.
Nov 20, 2017 bet has scrapped plans for a second season of the breaks the viacomowned cable network announced in april that the hiphop drama would move from bet to vh1 for a second season. In this hiphop oriented comedy, mitch mullany plays a guy living in oakland, california, whos having a really bad day. But unlike empires overthetop drama, the film is filled with. Vh1 played the shit out of us with the original movie, which debuted in 2016. Watch the vh1 original movie the breaks gossip online. Vh1 original movie the breaks premieres january 4th radio. Reallife industry heavyweights who might have inspired vh1 tv. The vh1 original movie the breaks premiered on television monday night jan 4 nikki, david, and deevee are three friends united by their love of hiphop who are all trying to make a huge mark in the music industry during the summer of 1990 in new york city. The tv movies premiere back in january generated a remarkable 2. The breaks, a tv movie on vh1, examines the year hiphop. This week, the network released the original movie online. Vh1 s newest original movie will chronicle the journey of nikki, david, and deevee. Is the vh1 tv show cancelled or renewed for season two. The breaks vh1 original movie transitions to series.
The breaks was inspired by journalist dan charnas book the big payback. Vh1s the breaks took viewers for a twirl in a time machine when it debuted monday jan. The breaks is the third movie in vh1s recent push into scripted programming following 20s crazysexycool. Vh1s new tv movie the breaks depicts new yorks rap industry circa 1990. Early last year, vh1 aired the breaks, a seith mannhelmed original film entirely inspired by hiphops early years. Bet scraps plans for the breaks season 2 exclusive. On the television screen, vh1s madefortv movie the breaks, which aired in early january, was a success.
Watch the breaks this drama series is set in the world of new york city hip hop in the 1990s, when the genre was just beginning to take over american popular music. Vh1 to adapt its own original movie the breaks as tv series. Picking up where the original vh1 movie left off, the show is based in the 90s at the height of raps golden age of creativity. The event took place at harlems acclaimed red rooster restaurant, hosted by owner chef marcus samuelsson. Overall an awesome move even as people come out against it in irv gotti and mc hammer. Watch the full movie ahead of the vh1 series premiere. The well timed primo backdrops and guest appearances like method man make this movie a must see for hip hop heads and is a 90s version of wyld style. I couldnt believe they ended it that way because its so not typical for those kind of movies, but had i been in her situation, i probably would have done the same thing. Feb 20, 2017 tonight is the premiere of vh1 s the breaks, which follows the evolution of hiphop through a trio of friends striving to make their dreams come true. The upcoming tv show is based on s 2016 film of the same name, which chronicles the. The cast of vh1s the breaks talk about the show youtube. Tonight is the premiere of vh1s the breaks, which follows the evolution of hiphop through a trio of friends striving to make their dreams come true.
Has the breaks tv show been cancelled or renewed for season two on vh1. Apr 27, 2017 bet adds vh1 s the breaks, hit the floor. Feb 16, 2017 the millions of viewers who previously watched the world premiere of vh1 s tv movie the breaks are in for a treat this february. The breaks official super trailer premieres january.
Watch the new trailer for vh1s the breaks hypebeast. Now, the network is planning to push a tv program based on the movies. Wood harris, mack tristan wilds, afton williamson, david call and antoine harris have joined vh1s hiphop movie the breaks. Jan 04, 2016 this was surprisingly classic and dope for a made for tv movie. Of course, the fact that hes one of the only white people living in his. The breaks tv show follows three young friends chasing their hip hop dreams in new york city in 1990. Mack wilds and method man of vh1s new original movie, the breaks, look back on their shared history. Dj premier does the music and the acting is well done in my opinion. In the summer of 1990, nikki afton williamson, david david call and deevee tristan wilds work to make their mark on the music.
The film tells the story of an irish man raised by african americans that has not being able to. The breaks tv show follows three young friends chasing their hip. The film will travel viewers back to the summer of 1990 in new york city where the music industrys artists a. Vh1 orders hiphop series the breaks after tv movies successful premiere critics might point to an abundance of cleavage and male incarceration as the criteria for casting. Vh1 has a new original movie called the breaks, which chronicles three friends united by their love of hiphop, as they work to make their big mark in the music industry. Where to get the breaks soundtrack so you can revisit its. Nov 15, 2008 i was kind of dumbfounded at the ending too, but honestly, i like it. In this film the viewer sees a controversial situation, in this case is the white that is being discriminated against in a very comic way.
For fans of the tv filmwhich featured an apparent openending, there is good news. It serves as a continuation of the 2016 television film the breaks. Last night 1214, vh1 had a screening of its upcoming film, the breaks. The breaks is a vh1 original movie about the rap game right at the beginning of the 90s.
The tv movie s premiere back in january generated a remarkable 2. Find out when and where you can watch american gangster on tv with the full listings schedule at. Mack wilds, antoine harris, and sinqua walls the cast of vh1s 90s series the breaks tell us what to expect from show. The movie was greatly anticipated by regular viewers of vh1 as well as those new, who simply wanted to reminisce about the early 1990s when hiphop was on the rise. Season 1, ep 8 interview behind the breaks episode 8. Find out more about antoine harris, the man who plays the rapper ahm in vh1s new original movie the breaks. Stemming from the highly popular novel the big payback, vh1s new tv movie and possible series the breaks debuted yesterday with a total. If you love hip hop and have not seen vh1s the breaks you are missing out. The cast of vh1s the breaks talk about the show by build series. The soundtrack to the tv movie and potential tv series is exclusively available on spotify in a playlist curated by vh1. Vh1 releases full the breaks original movie online ahead of. Watch the breaks online full episodes of season 1 yidio.
Vh1 announces its next original movie the breaks working. The millions of viewers who previously watched the world premiere of vh1s tv movie the breaks are in for a treat this february. Keep in mind that the first episode of this tv show has a recap, yep you heard it right the first episode has a recap and it seems that it recaps the movie which they consider it was the first episode, yep you typical garbage nothing new. The film stars wood harris, mack wilds, afton williamson, david call and rapper method man. New york, ny february 16, 2016 vh1s original movie the breaks has been greenlit for a series slated to premiere on vh1 in late 2016. But my fiancee and i do argue about when they bump into each other later at the very end of the movie. The breaks is an american drama television series created by dan charnas and seith mann. The breaks the original full movie is embedded below followed by an extended trailer for the upcoming series. If youre one of the many folks who love learning about hip hops artistry and cultural significance, the breaks will not disappoint. Jan 04, 2016 though it is not inspired by any one person, nor will it feature real rappers and other musicians, the breaks is actually based on a true story. Apr 20, 2017 ahead of the february 20th premiere of the series, the network has released online the original movie that aired last year, for fans to get ready for the series especially if you missed it. Our new desktop experience was built to be your music destination. This was surprisingly classic and dope for a made for tv movie.
I hadnt even heard of this movie, and might not even know about it if i hadnt caught it on at a friends house, she told me it was really good so i sat and watched it. A story of friends who take their own approaches to becoming. Developed from the movie of the same name, season one of the series aired on vh1 and will. From left, afton williamson and wood harris in the breaks, on vh1. Vh1 is adapting its own original hiphop movie the breaks for a tv series slated to premiere in late 2016. The breaks tv movie 2016 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. The cast of characters includes young rappers, entrepreneurs, recordcompany executives and staffers who struggle to make sense of this new business that is offering both huge sums. The breaks is a 2016 american television hiphop drama film that chronicles the life of three friends during the early 1990s hiphop scene.192 733 6 188 1149 729 1190 1302 187 1099 306 903 452 885 241 519 614 573 1232 565 1241 1406 225 137 273 1344 463 1454 499 1185 555 371 714 1259 340 1100 960 1130 1474 230 45 59 400 974 1324 884