Scoop: Oprah Winfrey Network's March 2019 Highlights
Below are THE MARCH 2019 highlights for the Oprah Winfrey Network:
NEW SERIES & SEASONS
(P) Denotes: Premieres
FAMILY OR FIANCÉ
Series Premiere Saturday, March 9 (10 p.m. - 11 p.m. ET/PT)
Finding a fiancé is one of life's most magical moments. But what happens when your family doesn't approve of your partner? In this breakthrough social experiment, engaged couples and their disapproving families will live under one roof for three days. The STAKES have never been higher as they take on activities designed to strengthen their bond, unpack their differences, and show the couple in a whole new light. In the end, how much weight will the couples place on their families' opinion when deciding whether to tie the knot with the person they love?
(P) Saturday, March 9 (10 p.m. - 11 p.m. ET/PT) Episode: Ashaki and Chris: The Young & The Reckless
When a reformed ladies' man asks his girl to marry him, both of their families remain skeptical of his ability to stay committed. And after further revelations and stories surface, the couple's seemingly unbreakable bond begins to fracture.
(P) Saturday, March 16 (10 p.m. - 11 p.m. ET/PT) Episode: Ashley and Keron: The Devil's In The Details
Things get heated when a fun-loving groom introduces his conservative family to his free-spirited fiancé. But sparks really begin to fly when his soon-to-be bride tells his mother too many details of their personal life.
(P) Saturday, March 23 (10 p.m. - 11 p.m. ET/PT) Episode: Falasha and Chris: Man or Mama's Boy?
A young man desperately seeks his family's blessing for his upcoming wedding. But when it becomes clear that his ultra-traditional mother may not be able to let go, he must make a choice between the woman he's in love with and the woman who raised him.
(P) Saturday, March 30 (10 p.m. - 11 p.m. ET/PT) Episode: Amber and Justin: Huge Little Lies
Confusion arises when a newly engaged couple bring their families together to meet for the first time, but fail to be honest about the problems in their relationship. Two brothers on opposite sides decide to unite and take the matter in their own hands.
IF LOVING YOU IS WRONG
Two-Night Season Premiere Tuesday, March 19 at 10 p.m. ET/PT and Wednesday, March 20 at 10 p.m. ET/PT
*The series will regularly air on Wednesdays at 10 p.m. ET/PT
As season four of Tyler Perry's drama opens, Lushion (Charles "Malik" Whitfield) comes to Kelly's (Edwina Findley Dickerson) jail cell and discovers an alarming revelation. Across town Alex (Amanda Clayton) and Randal (Eltony Williams) cling to consciousness in a small shed that is burning to the ground around them. Brad (Aiden Turner) struggles as he tries to unravel Alex's WEB OF LIES and the news of the DNA tests hits the city of Maxine very hard. Soon, suspicions cause Natalie (April Parker-Jones) to DOUBT the strong foundation she has built with Lushion while Eddie (Joel Rush) begins to concoct retaliatory schemes against Larry (Donovan Christie, Jr.), Randal, and Steven (Ryan Haake). Eddie's anger sends him into a crazy rampage, and as Randal plots to get the upper hand on his competitors, his harassment even expands to include one of the most vulnerable residents of Maxine. After years of abuse suffered at the hands of Edward, Esperanza (Zulay Henao) finally finds love in a very unlikely place.
(P) Tuesday, March 19 (10 p.m. - 11 p.m. ET/PT) Episode: Let It Burn
Lushion (Charles "Malik" Whitfield) comes to the rescue, but it may be too late.
(P) Wednesday, March 20 (10 p.m. - 11 p.m. ET/PT) Episode: The Red Dress
Tensions are high after Kelly's (Edwina Findley Dickerson) tragedy.
(P) Wednesday, March 27 (10 p.m. - 11 p.m. ET/PT) Episode: Randal's Stage
Kelly's (Edwina Findley Dickerson) mental state has the ladies worried for her life. Meanwhile, Randal (Eltony Williams) has found something to dig into.
(P) Denotes: Premieres
(F) Denotes: Finales
IYANLA: FIX MY LIFE
Saturdays (9 p.m. - 10 p.m. ET/PT)
In dramatic new episodes, life coach Iyanla Vanzant helps those who are struggling, guiding them toward a new way of living and encouraging them to do the work necessary for real change. Through emotional heart-to-heart conversations and often a dose of tough-love, Iyanla helps individuals confront unresolved issues that are causing turmoil. She coaches guests and gives them the tools to fix their own lives, seeking to break the negative patterns that are preventing true happiness.
(P) Saturday, March 2 (9 p.m. - 10 p.m. ET/PT) Episode: Raised By Monsters Part 1
After being abandoned by their drug-addicted mother, five brothers and sisters grew up being abused in foster care. Iyanla teaches them to speak the unspeakable, spelling out an aggressive path to halt the pain and begin to heal their family.
(P) Saturday, March 9 (9 p.m. - 10 p.m. ET/PT) Episode: Raised By Monsters Part 2
Iyanla invites five siblings back to face the woman who abandoned them. Will the siblings find the strength to forgive their drug-addicted mother, or will they cast her aside just as she did them 30 years ago?
(P) Saturday, March 16 (9 p.m. - 10 p.m. ET/PT) Episode: The Bad Girl of Gospel Part 1
In part one of this compelling two-part episode, Iyanla confronts Le'Andria Johnson, who has lost her vision as a gospel artist, woman, and person of faith, as she battles with a crippling addiction to alcohol. With Iyanla's help, will Le'Andria be able to reclaim her voice?
(F) Saturday, March 23 (9 p.m. - 10 p.m. ET/PT) Episode: The Bad Girl of Gospel Part 2
Gospel singer Le'Andria Johnson is in the midst of a battle with her demons: one struggle is with alcohol and the other is her faith, and when these two mix the result is a dangerous cocktail that is jeopardizing both her career and her life.
LOVE & MARRIAGE: HUNTSVILLE
Saturdays (10 p.m. - 11 p.m. ET/PT)
"Love & Marriage: Huntsville" follows the lives of three successful and powerful African American couples in the thriving city of Huntsville, Alabama who come together to help revitalize the region through their joint real estate venture - THE COMEBACK Group. The eight-episode series features Melody and Martell Holt, Marsau and LaTisha Scott, and soon-to-be-married duo, Maurice Scott and Kimmi Grant. The couples are longtime friends whose goal is to put Huntsville back on the map together, but it gets complicated when they must navigate love, marriage, and friendship while attempting to make this huge undertaking a success. There will be plenty of laughs, tears, and even a wedding, as the group balances their careers, families, and social lives in order to transform both the city and their relationships to achieve their ultimate dreams.
(F) Saturday, March 2 (10 p.m. - 11 p.m. ET/PT) Episode: Melody's Last Stand
Before Martell heads into surgery, Melody drops a bomb that things will be changing once he is fully recovered. Meanwhile, THE COMEBACK Group is on the brink of collapse, and Tisha's quest to become a working mom may finally upend her marriage.
THE HAVES AND THE HAVE NOTS
Tuesdays (9 p.m. - 10 p.m. ET/PT)
Tyler Perry's "The Haves and the Have Nots," starring John Schneider and Tika Sumpter, portrays the ongoing drama between the wealthy Cryer and Harrington families and the poor Young family. The most explosive season yet continues with scandal, destruction, life-threatening moments, and even death. The series also stars Angela Robinson, Renée Lawless, Crystal Fox, Peter Parros, Aaron O'Connell, Tyler Lepley, and Gavin Houston.
(P) Tuesday, March 5 (9 p.m. - 10 p.m. ET/PT) Episode: Morning
Wyatt (Aaron O'Connell) takes the witness stand and is intent on revenge.
(P) Tuesday, March 12 (9 p.m. - 10 p.m. ET/PT) Episode: Fifteen Minutes
The Harringtons and the Cryers must join forces in order to save them all.
(F) Tuesday, March 19 (9 p.m. - 10 p.m. ET/PT) Episode: Out of Time
A tattoo is worth a thousand words.
HOME MADE SIMPLE WITH LAILA ALI
Saturdays (9 a.m. - 10 a.m. ET/PT)
Creating homes that deserving families love to live in is at the core of "Home Made Simple." The show pairs inspiring families, a team of professional designers, carpenters, and special guest artists, who work together with the families to create simple solutions to everyday home challenges and design dilemmas. Host Laila Ali will be working alongside families as they transform their living, work and play spaces, revealing the compelling and inspiring stories of the families behind the makeovers. Laila, who describes herself as a "home cook," will also teach the families delicious, easy recipes from her cookbook "Food For Life."
(P) Saturday, March 30 (9 a.m. - 10 a.m. ET/PT) Episode: Ecstatic! No More Awkward Attic!
It's a screaming good time when a young family stumped with an A-frame attic calls on Laila and the "Home Made Simple" team to create a tech-free playroom to encourage creativity and innovation.
OPRAH'S SUPERSOUL SUNDAY: BRADLEY COOPER
Premieres Sunday, March 3 (11 a.m. - 12 p.m. ET/PT)
Oprah Winfrey talks to Grammy-winner, Golden Globe, Tony and Oscar-nominated actor Bradley Cooper who discusses how he has emerged as a visionary filmmaker with "A Star is Born." He discusses working with Lady Gaga and singing at the Oscars.
OPRAH'S SUPERSOUL SUNDAY: MICHAEL B. JORDAN
Premieres Sunday, March 10 (11 a.m. - 12 p.m. ET/PT)
Oprah Winfrey talks to award-winning actor Michael B. Jordan ("Black Panther," "Creed") who discusses his sky-rocketing career and why he says his life has already "exceeded his dreams." He talks about the global impact of "Black Panther," going to therapy and his love life.
OPRAH'S SUPERSOUL SUNDAY: PATH MADE CLEAR
Premieres Sunday, March 31 (11 a.m. - 12 p.m. ET/PT)
On a special edition of "SuperSoul Sunday," Oprah Winfrey presents her new book, "The Path Made Clear: Discovering Your Life's Direction and Purpose" featuring some of the most profound insights and aha moments.