• Publication date: December 29, 2013

Brown Sugar

Friends since they were ten and sharing the same love for Hip Hop, Dre now has a successful record label while Sidney is a respected music columnist. Yet when Dre tells her he is about to tie the knot, Sidney wonders why she is feeling blue…

  • Publication date: December 29, 2013

Brown Sugar

Program data

Duration: 90

Production Year: 2002

MBC Max:

June 27, 2014 15:00 (KSA) ~ June 27, 2014 14:00 (CLT)

Friends since they were ten and sharing the same love for Hip Hop, Dre now has a successful record label while Sidney is a respected music columnist. Yet when Dre tells her he is about to tie the knot, despite being in a relationship herself with a professional NBA player, Sidney wonders why she is feeling blue…

Filled with cameos from the Hip Hop scene such as De La Soul, Jermaine Dupri, Method Man, Doug E. Fresh and many more this romance captures much of Hip Hop’s golden era…


  • Taye Diggs as Dre
  • Sanaa Lathan as Sidney
  • Mos Def as Chris
  • Nicole Ari Parker as Reese
  • Boris Kodjoe as Kelby
  • Queen Latifah as Francine
  • De La Soul as Themselves
  • Jermaine Dupri as Himself

Directed by: Rick Famuyiwa

Rating:  PG-13 for sexual content and language