As we reported Wednesday [read here], Master P recently changed his name to "P Miller." Now the highly successful entrepreneur is launching a family based cable network called Better Black Television. BBTV will apparently feature programs in all genres like politics, movies, teen and children’s educational programming, animation, sports, and news.
P. Miller will be the chairman and CEO of the channel that has an advisory board that includes Denzel Washington, NAACP executive director Vicangelo Bullock, Kool Herc, cable industry veteran Professor Sal Martino, and real estate mogul Curtis Oakes. P. Miller says “I believe that there is a market in our community for a new diverse network,” he explains. “(A network) that provides superior programming that caters to all aspects of television, from reality to original programming. We believe TV content can be positive and responsible and still have good ratings with great content.” BBTV news programs have already aired in Florida, Louisiana, California, and New York, while the the nationwide debut will be in 2009.