BET recently revealed the full cast of The Bobby Brown Story. It was previously revealed that Woody McClain would reprise his role as 'R&B Bad Boy' Bobby Brown.
Mekhi Phifer will be playing Bobby Brown's brother and manager Tommy Brown. Laz Alonso is cast as the recording executive Louil Silas Jr., and Lance Gross is cast as Bobby Brown's late friend Steven Sealy. T.K. Carter and Darnell Rhea are cast as Bobby Brown's father and mother Herbert and Carolyn 'Coop' Brown. Maurii Davenport is cast as Bobby's sister Leolah Brown. Milton 'Lil Rel' Howery is cast as Bobby's business manager Brian Irvine. Gavin Houston who played Kenny 'Babyface' Edmonds in Lifetime's Toni Braxton: Unbreak My Heart movie will also play 'Babyface' for The Bobby Brown Story. Marlon Yates Jr. is cast as musical producer Teddy Riley and Gabrielle Dennis as the late great Whitney Houston. Algee Smith will also be reprising his role as Ralph Tresvant, as well as Tyler Marcel Williams as younger Bobby Brown. The miniseries will pick directly up from where BET's The New Edition Story left off and is expected to air in September 2018.