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Gabrielle Union Scolds Niece About Being Pregnant In New Clip From ‘Being Mary Jane’

Gabrielle Union Scolds Niece About Being Pregnant In New Clip From 'Being Mary Jane'

Another day, another clip from Being Mary Jane, as BET ramps up marketing efforts, with the film’s premiere date approaching – TuesdayJuly 2, at 10:30pm.

Being Mary Jane hails from Mara Brock Akil and Salim Akil, the hit husband-and-wife duo, stars Gabrielle UnionOmari Hardwick, Tika SumpterBJ BrittLisa Vidal and Richard RoundtreeMargaret AveryRichard BrooksStephen BishopRaven GoodwinLatarsha RoseRobinne Lee and Aaron Spears.

It’s the first new project under the mega-production deal the Akils signed with BET last year, and chronicles the work, social and family life of a successful African American career woman (Mary Jane Paul, played by Union), an acclaimed host of a 24-hour national cable news network. As Mary Jane juggles her life, her work and her commitment to family, viewers follow how far she’s willing to go to find those puzzle pieces that she, and society, insist are missing from her life as a single black female.

In this new clip, Mary Jane scolds her teenage niece about getting pregnant:

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