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The Game

Genres: Comedy, Drama, Comedy-Drama
Broadcast on: SABC1, SABC3, Vuzu, Vuzu Amp

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Seasons

Season 5

Channel Premiere Finale TX Time Episodes
BET 10 Jan 2012 05 Jun 2012 Tuesdays, 22h00 - 22h30 22
SABC1 03 Aug 2014 12 Oct 2014 Sundays, 22h00 - 23h00 22
Vuzu Amp 17 Mar 2016 01 Apr 2016 Weekdays, 17h00 (double bill) 22
Vuzu 21 Mar 2019 19 Apr 2019 Weekdays, 18h00 - 18h30 22


Season 5

Season 4 of The Game left viewers on the edge of their seats. The seduction continues as infidelity, ambition, secrets and betrayal collide to make Season 5 the most compelling yet.

Picking up where it left off, Melanie (Tia Mowry Hardrict) contends with Derwin's (Pooch Hall) abortion accusation; Malik (Hosea Chanchez) and Tasha (Wendy Raquel Robinson) struggle to wrangle an intoxicated Jenna (Tika Sumpter); and Kelly (Brittany Daniel) is still off in the world trying to find herself, leaving Jason (Coby Bell) forced to come to terms with his feelings towards Black women.

The new season also ushers in a new love interest for Jason, who is sure to shake things up!

In addition to music star Brandy joining the cast, and long-time favourites Melanie, Derwin, Tasha, Malik, and Jason, Season 5 also welcomes the return of the prodigal sports manager Irv Smiff (PJ Byrne); the mother of Derwin's son, Janay (Gabrielle Dennis); Malik's former girlfriend, Jenna; as well as Malik's former assistant turned entrepreneur, Tee Tee and his famous Wing Truck (Barry Floyd).

The momentum continues with a number of exciting new guest appearances, including Shawn Marion, Estelle, Selita Ebanks, DeRay Davis, Nene Leakes, Rockmond Dunbar, and the Emmy-award winning Loretta Devine among others.


Season 5 Cast

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Melanie Barnett

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Malik Wright

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Derwin Davis

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Tasha Mack

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Chardonnay

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Jason Pitts

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Herself

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Herself

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Irv Smiff

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Tee Tee

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Trey Wiggs

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Janay

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Rick Fox

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Pookie

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Jenna Rice

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Kwan Kirkland

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Roger Keith

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Charlinda

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Fashion Show Director

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Gloria

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Grandma Mack

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Guest Star

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Jamel

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Marissa

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Noah

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Reynaldo Saint James

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Sadie

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White Bar Patron

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McHottie

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Ernesto

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