Mike Bivins & Ricky Bell Hint At New Edition Tour With The Original Members & Biopic Cast
(AllHipHop News) NE’s Mike Bivins and Ricky Bell have fans asking that question after recent Instagram posts.
“2017 ‘New Edition’ – Family Affair Tour” [an] affordable concert…..,” wrote Biv in a caption of the photo featuring New Edition and the actors that portray them in the mini-series.
Bell added on IG, “‘New Edition’ – Family Affair Tour – 2017′.”
Longtime NE manager/choreographer Brooke Payne posted the same picture with a similar caption on his own IG page.
The New Edition Story was a ratings smash for BET.
According to Deadline, 29 million total viewers watched the three-part television event during its first-week airing.
The biographical series starred Bryshere “Yazz” Gray as Michael Bivins, Elijah Kelley as Ricky Bell, Keith Powers as Ronnie DeVoe, Woody McClain as Bobby Brown, Algee Smith as Ralph Tresvant, and Luke James as Johnny Gill.
A younger version of the R&B group was played by Dante Hoagland (Bivins), Caleb McLaughlin (Bell), Jahi Winston (Tresvant), Myles Truitt (DeVoe), and Tyler Williams (Brown).