Episode 5 Recap

Jill Scott steals the scene.

(Photo: BET)

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Mary Jane Fights to Get Her Job Back - Mary Jane goes to work and fights to get her job back after she's told by the network that her scars are still showing.(Photo: BET)

The Rainbow Coalition Supports Mary Jane - Mary Jane questions if her going back on air is actually a race thing. The Black board is here to back her and advocate on her behalf.(Photo: BET)

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The Rainbow Coalition Supports Mary Jane - Mary Jane questions if her going back on air is actually a race thing. The Black board is here to back her and advocate on her behalf.(Photo: BET)

Mary Jane Goes Bold!  - Mary Jane makes an announcement to the press that she will be back on air Monday. However, she hasn't gotten confirmation from her boss first.(Photo: BET)

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Mary Jane Goes Bold! - Mary Jane makes an announcement to the press that she will be back on air Monday. However, she hasn't gotten confirmation from her boss first.(Photo: BET)

Patrick Gets Back to Work - Patrick visits his mother's house to tell her about his new job in distribution with a sense of pride. He is working to get his life back in order so he can be there for Niecy.(Photo: BET)

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Patrick Gets Back to Work - Patrick visits his mother's house to tell her about his new job in distribution with a sense of pride. He is working to get his life back in order so he can be there for Niecy.(Photo: BET)

Niecy Fights Her Father - Niecy is about fed up with not feeling supported by her father and couldn't care less about his new job or that he wants to be in her life again. (Photo: BET)

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Niecy Fights Her Father - Niecy is about fed up with not feeling supported by her father and couldn't care less about his new job or that he wants to be in her life again. (Photo: BET)

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The Boss Man - Patrick is running late on getting the orders out at his new job and the boss steps in and reprimands him.(Photo: BET)

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The Boss Man - Patrick is running late on getting the orders out at his new job and the boss steps in and reprimands him.(Photo: BET)

Mary Jane Gets Her Chance - Mary Jane wins her battle. She is called into Greg's office and told that she is back on air Monday!  (Photo: BET)

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Mary Jane Gets Her Chance - Mary Jane wins her battle. She is called into Greg's office and told that she is back on air Monday!  (Photo: BET)

Mary Jane Is Ready to Take on SNC - Mary Jane pumps her way right on out of Greg's office and gets to work preparing for her big day back on SNC. (Photo: BET)

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Mary Jane Is Ready to Take on SNC - Mary Jane pumps her way right on out of Greg's office and gets to work preparing for her big day back on SNC. (Photo: BET)

Mama Comes to Visit Niecy - Niecy's mother takes a break from doing Nicki Minaj's hair to pay Niecy a visit. They have a mother daughter heart to heart and she even brings Niecy a designer bag or two.(Photo: BET)

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Mama Comes to Visit Niecy - Niecy's mother takes a break from doing Nicki Minaj's hair to pay Niecy a visit. They have a mother daughter heart to heart and she even brings Niecy a designer bag or two.(Photo: BET)

Jilly Spreads Her Love - Jilly From Philly came on the scene and offered us a dose of her motherly wisdom on Being Mary Jane.(Photo: BET)

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Things Heat Up Between Jilly and Patrick - Patrick and Jilly rekindle the fire after they go on a date together.(Photo: BET)