Rebel is an extraordinary take on the seminal police drama that examines the unique and conflicted relationship officers of color have with their jobs – at a time when police forces are rife with brutality and misconduct.
Oakland police officer, Rebecca “Rebel” Cole, has always excelled by playing by the rules. She has always known that she must be better and smarter on the job because she is both black and female. After her brother is slain by police, Rebel soon becomes disillusioned with the system and is forced to take matters into her own hands and become a private investigator and a champion for her community. Caught between family loyalty and the fraternity in blue, Rebel’s actions set in motion a cause-and-effect crisis that can’t be undone.
Danielle Moné Truitt as Rebecca “Rebel” Cole
Brandon Quinn as Thompson “Mack” McIntyre
Cliff “Method Man” Smith as T.J.
Mykelti Williamson as Rene Knight
key behind the scenes crew
Dallas Jackson as executive producer
John Singleton as creator/executive producer/director of pilot
network and production companies
BET – MarVista Entertainment