The Soul Man season 5 to premiere on March 30, 2016
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The Soul Man is an American situational television comedy series that is currently airing on the TV Land channel. The sitcom was created by Suzanne Martin (Hot in Cleveland) and Cedric the Entertainer (The Proud Family, The Steve Harvey Show) who also both serve as executive producer for the show along with Eric Rhone (Code Name: The Cleaner), Keith Cox (Younger), Larry W. Jones (Jennifer Falls), Sean Hayes (Will & Grace, Grimm) and Todd Milliner (Sean Saves the World). The Soul Man is a spin-off from Hot in Cleveland (currently also airing on TV Land), in which Cedric the Entertainer guest starred in the 2011 episode "Bridezelka", the backdoor pilot for The Soul Man. Season 1 of The Soul Man premiered on the TV Land channel on June 20, 2012 with a 12 episodes.
The storyline of The Soul Man revolves around R&B superstar-turned-minister Reverend Boyce "The Voice" Ballantine (portrayed by Cedric the Entertainer), who was living the high life and enjoying his success in Las Vegas at the top of the music charts when he got "the calling" and decided to move to the city of St. Louis with his family to become preacher in his father's church. However, the members of his family, which include his wife Lolli (portrayed by Niecy Nash) and daughter Lyric (portrayed by Jazz Raycole), were not that enthusiastic about giving up their privileged and luxurious superstar life for their new humble one. The Soul Man also stars Wesley Jonathan, John Beasley, Hattie Winston and Kellee Stewart.
Season 4 of The Soul Man premiered on the TV Land channel on March 18, 2015 with the series' second live episode. There have been no official announcements yet from the producers about the renewal of the series for a fifth season, so check back with us for the latest news or subscribe to our updates to get notified of the release date of The Soul Man season 5.
UPDATED July 28, 2015: The good news is that TV Land has just announced the renewal of The Soul Man for a fifth season. The bad news is that season 5 will be the last for Hot In Cleveland spinoff. The network has ordered 12 episodes. The sitcom has been a solid performer for TV Land and TV Land’s highest-rated original series among African Americans. The network is yet to schedule the release date for new episodes, so check back with us for the latest news, or subscribe to our notifications and get the premiere date of The Soul Man season 5 automatically sent to your inbox as soon as it is officially announced.
UPDATED March 12, 2016: In just a few weeks a fifth and final season of the TV Land’s sitcom The Soul Man will hit the small screen in the US as the network has finally unveiled the premiere date for new episodes. The final chapter of the popular comedy is scheduled to start airing on Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at 10:30pm ET/PT. Cedric "The Entertainer," Niecy Nash, Wesley Jonathan, John Beasley will all return to the show to reprise their roles and Missi Pyle will guest star. New episodes will follow Boyce as he begins his campaign in hopes to become the Mayor. Sign up for our updates and we will email you an automated reminder of the premiere date of The Soul Man season 5 one day before the premiere.