BET News correspondent Marc Lamont Hill will anchor live coverage of the memorial service and will be joined in studio by special guests for commentary. They will broadcast an encore airing of BET News’ “The Truth Series” documentary “Muhammad Ali: The People’s Champ” at 1PM ET on BET and Centric.
TV One’s coverage starts at 2 PM when Ali’s memorial service begins at Louisville’s KFC Yum! Center. Roland S. Martin, host of the channel’s “News One Now,” will anchor coverage from the show’s Washington D.C. studios, and will be joined by guest panelists.