Watch Mandela: Freedom's Father

This BET News Special brings you an intimate look at Nelson Mandela and how people reacted to his liberation and ultimate journey in uniting his country.

Mandela: Freedom's Father, a one-hour BET News special, takes viewers on a journey through the life and times of Nelson Mandela with exclusive video and heartfelt interviews with celebrities and Mandela insiders.

Actors Alfre Woodard and Blair Underwood and Mandela biographer Richard Stengel offer personal accounts of the fight for Mandela's freedom, the struggle to build a new South Africa and the special memories of their time with this great Father of a Nation. 
Tune-in on Thursday, July 18 at 8P/7C for Mandela: Freedom's Father!

Latest News

Subscribe for BET Updates

Provide your email address to receive our newsletter.

By clicking subscribe, I agree to receive newsletters, marketing communications, updates, special offers (including partner offers), and other information from BET and the Paramount family of companies. For more information about our data practices, consult our Privacy Policy.