TV One’s edgy docu-series UNCENSORED, which explores the private lives of some of today’s most acclaimed personalities, highlights singer and actor Tyrese this Sunday, September 13 at 10 P.M. ET/9C followed by an encore presentation at 11 P.M. ET/10C. On this episode, Tyrese opens up about his marriage, the colorism he faced growing up, how the late director John Singleton changed his life when he cast him in the iconic film Baby Boy, and why he’s okay with the Success of his smash-hit single “Sweet Lady.”
Sep 09, 2020
At the age of 14, Tyrese began his career performing in local talent shows in and around his home town of Watts in Los Angeles’ CA. His big break came when he starred in a commercial for Coca-Cola, followed shortly in 1998 by his self-titled debut album for RCA. He continues to flourish in the acting sphere with his next project being the latest installment of the exceedingly popular Fast and Furious franchise, FF9, debuting in 2021. In his episode of UNCENSORED, Tyrese gets candid about experiencing colorism, growing up in the hood, and his journey to self-confidence.
The auto-biographical series delves deep into the lives of luminaries as they reveal secrets to their success, obstacles they faced and how they’ve navigated the vulnerability of social media that helped – and sometimes haunted – their careers. This season continues with rapper/TV personality Eve, producer/TV personality Yandy Smith-Harris, actor Omari Hardwick, actress/singer Jenifer Lewis and actress/choreographer/
director Debbie Allen. This season also includes five bonus episodes including UNCENSORED: Black Girl Magic, UNCENSORED: Scandals, UNCENSORED: Hip-Hop, UNCENSORED: Black Hollywood and UNCENSORED: Big Break. Each week viewers get a glimpse into the lives of high-profile celebrities as they reveal their stories — in their own words.
Here’s a sneak peak at this week’s episode. Be sure to tune to TV One’s Uncensored this Sunday September 13 @ 10 P.M. ET/9C followed by an encore presentation @11 P.M. ET/10C