The CW is embracing Blackness during the holiday season with two new specials, The Black Pack: We Three King and The Black Pack: Excellence.
The two specials will include performances from Taye Diggs, Ne-Yo and Eric Bellinger, who have come together to form the group "The Black Pack." The first, The Black Pack: We Three Kings," will debut on Nov. 29 at 8 p.m. ET/7 p.m. CT. The Black Pack: Excellence, will debut at a later date.
The Black Pack: We Three Kings will celebrate the holidays with music, dance, and more. According to The CW, the special will "[celebrate and explore] this special time of year through a colorful and timeless lens."
THE BLACK PACK: WE THREE KINGS is a holiday extravaganza of music, comedy and dance. “The Black Pack” hosts 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.
The second special, The Black Pack: Excellence, will focus on Juneteenth with special guest performances.
“The Black Pack” returns to host their second special with THE BLACK PACK: EXCELLENCE. Celebrating Black excellence and culture with an irresistible blend of musical and dance performances, THE BLACK PACK: EXCELLENCE will feature a star-studded list of special guests commemorating Juneteenth as “The Black Pack” explores how to celebrate America’s newly acknowledged national holiday while glorifying those that came before. “The Black Pack” also pays tribute to the iconic Sammy Davis Jr. and features a newly penned Juneteenth anthem.
Guest performances for the specials will include Tank, Sevyn Streeter, Jordin Sparks, and Bre-Z, among others. Diggs, Shannon Stoeke and RIkki Hughes are executive producing, with Hughes as showrunner for both specials. Magic Lemonade will produce the specials.