Boris Kodjoe just announced a development deal with BET Networks.

With the new development deal the actor said, “I’m excited to be a part of a network that has shaped popular culture for decades and to tell stories that celebrate the many facets of who we are.”

BET expressed their excitement as well. “We’re excited to grow and deepen our longstanding relationship with Boris Kodjoe,” said Executive Vice President and Head of Original Programming Connie Orlando. “His work both in front of and behind the camera has earned him fans around the globe, and we look forward to working closely with him on content ideas that will resonate with our audiences across all platforms.”

The actor is married to actress Nicole Ari-Parker and both had TV shows that aired on BET in the past.