Get ready for one hilarious television event: two LIVE back-to-back season premieres of – “Hot in Cleveland” and “The Soul Man.”“Hot in Cleveland” will go LIVE on Wednesday, March 26th at 10pm ET, and “The Soul Man” will follow at 10:30pm ET. “The Soul Man,”, originally a spin-off of “Hot in Cleveland,” stars Cedric “The Entertainer” as Reverend Boyce Ballentine, Elka Ostrovsky’s (Betty) pastor. Their characters will again cross over into each other’s worlds during the live shows. Which one of them will run between the stages? You’ll have to watch to find out.
“We shoot in front of a live studio audience every week, but nothing is more exciting than working without a net,” said Larry W. Jones, President, TV Land. “The thrill of knowing that viewers at home are seeing exactly what’s happening live on stage really amps up the pressure and makes the energy on set electrifying.”