The first series, Just Angela, follows actress and entrepreneur Angela Simmons, daughter of rap pioneer Rev. Run and niece of Russell Simmons, and her life as a #girlboss. The new show will also feature a recurring segment highlighting Black-owned businesses. Just Angela will premiere Tuesday, Mar. 30 at 9 p.m. ET.
Just Angela and the second series come to AspireTV is the Malika and Khadijah Haqq-led Side by Side premiered in January. The third program in the AspireTV-Kin deal is still in development.
“AspireTV is a perfect home for Kin’s programming. The network resonates with a diverse audience of millennials who truly appreciate shows like Just Angela and Side by Side,” said Michael Wayne, CEO of Kin. “Our goal at Kin is to create successful unscripted entertainment franchises with multi-platform distribution. Through our partnership with AspireTV, our shows and talent can reach audiences no matter where they are watching.”