'The Black Pack: We Three Kings': 5 things to know about The CW holiday special
If you're curious to know more about The CW's holiday special 'The Black Pack: We Three Kings' then keep reading
The holidays season is upon us and you know what this means- holidays specials! The CW is ringing in its holidays special programme with an hour-long special titled 'The Black Pack: We Three Kings'. This hour-long special featuring Taye Diggs, Eric Bellinger, and Ne-Yo, promises to leave you laughing and singing along to your favourite holiday tunes with a fresh twist on it. If you're curious to know more about the special, then keep reading.
While waiting for 'The Black Pack: We Three Kings' if you'd like to check out some other holiday specials then these might interest you: 'Wrap Battle', 'Holidays with the Houghs', 'A Home for the Holidays', and 'Garth & Trisha Live! A Holiday Concert Event'.
When will 'The Black Pack: We Three Kings' release and where can you watch it?
'The Black Pack: We Three Kings' is all set to premiere on Monday, November 29, 2021 at 8/7c on The CW.
What is 'The Black Pack: We Three Kings' all about?
The press release for the show states, "A holiday extravaganza of music, comedy and dance features the many talents of acclaimed film, television, and stage star Taye Diggs (“All American”), GRAMMY Award winning singer/songwriter NE-YO and GRAMMY Award winning R&B singer/songwriter Eric Bellinger. The multi-talented trio will be joined by a wide array of special guests and well-known personalities like singer/songwriters Tank and Sevyn Streeter.
This is a tip of the hat to the enduring talent of the Rat Pack while remaining modern and full of joy. “The Black Pack” celebrates excellence and camaraderie through varied musical performances and lighthearted repartee while inviting audiences to snuggle close to those they love, laugh and sing along with classic music. This celebration and exploration of this special time of year through a colorful and timeless lens. Classic holiday music, both new and old, is brought to life on a stunning stage as the audience is transported to the room where it is all happening to enjoy a new spin on an old-fashioned Christmas."
Who stars on 'The Black Pack: We Three Kings'?
'The Black Pack: We Three Kings' features Ne-Yo, Eric Bellinger, and Taye Diggs.
NE-YO has sold a cumulative 20+ million adjusted albums worldwide. The Motown Records/Compound Entertainment recording artist has won three Grammy Awards and been honored with a total of 14 nominations. His first single, 2005’s 'So Sick,' hit No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100, and was certified quadruple Platinum. Since then, he has racked up a collection of hit singles – including 'Sexy Love,' 'Closer,' 'Because of You,' 'Miss Independent' and 'Push Back' featuring Bebe Rexha and Stefflon Don. Three of his albums have entered SoundScan’s Top Current Albums chart at No. 1.
“It’s time to shine on the world,” declares Grammy-winning R&B artist Eric Bellinger. Throughout the pandemic, the acclaimed singer-songwriter upheld his tradition of relentlessly releasing high-quality music. Bellinger settled into his newly finished studio and treated fans to over eight projects, even inviting them to join the process virtually.Years in the making, Bellinger cemented himself as a leader. With this awakening, the DIY veteran has reframed his approach and raised the stakes. Down to its title, August’s 'New Light' represents the next chapter in his career and how he wishes to be perceived.
Born in New Jersey, Diggs grew up in Rochester, New York, attending High School of the Arts. He received his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Syracuse University, where he studied theater and was discovered by an agent while performing in a showcase during his senior year in college. He began his career in 1994 appearing in a coveted role in the ensemble cast of the five-time Tony Award-winning musical 'Carousel.'
Who are the showrunners?
'The Black Pack: We Three Kings' is produced by Magic Lemonade, with executive producers Taye Diggs ('All American'), Shannon Stoeke ('The 26th Annual Critics’ Choice Award') and Rikki Hughes ('The Hype').