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‘Black Jesus’ Star Andra Fuller to Play Sabers Owner’s Son on BET’s ‘The Game’ (Exclusive)

The actor is joining the scripted series’ upcoming eighth season in a recurring role

Has BET’s “The Game” found the heir-apparent to the Sabers football team?

TheWrap has learned that Andra Fuller has been cast in a recurring role as Sabers owner Roger Keith’s (Michael Beach) son.

Roger Keith, Jr. is described as handsome, quick-witted and smart, but able to get down and dirty if necessary. A Harvard MBA grad, he has a lot of swagger. But, he is driven to get out of his father’s shadow. Will he climb the Sabers’ corporate ladder or follow another calling?

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Fuller is best known for playing closeted gay rap star, Kaldrick King, on the Canadian and CW series, “The L.A. Complex.” His performance of the multifaceted character earned him a nomination for Best Male Actor at the 2013 Canadian Screen Awards, Canada’s equivalent to our Emmys. Currently, he stars as Fish on Adult Swim’s Thursday night success, “Black Jesus.”

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The Game” was renewed for an eighth season during April’s Upfront presentation to advertisers.

Luber Roklin Entertainment and Pakula/King & Associates represent Fuller.