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Belle's (TV series)
Created byEd. Weinberger
Miguel Núñez
StarringElise Neal
Ella Joyce
Keith David
Miguel A. Núñez, Jr.
Nadja Alaya
Tami Roman
Composer(s)Bill Maxwell
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes6 (list of episodes)
Executive producer(s)Ed. Weinberger
Jubba Seyyid
Miguel Núñez
Oscar Turner
Camera setupMulti-camera
Running time30 minutes
(excluding commercials)
Production company(s)Gallery Road Productions
Original networkTV One
Picture format480i (SDTV)
720p (HDTV)
1080i (HDTV)
Original releaseFebruary 1 (2013-02-01) – April 1, 2013 (2013-04-01)
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Belle's is an American sitcom that ran on TV One from February 1 until March 1, 2013.[1]


The series encompasses the Cooper family who owns and operates an upscale soul food restaurant located in Atlanta. The series also encompasses widower William "Big Bill" Cooper as he moves on from his wife's passing and raises his two daughters: Jill and Loreta.[1][2][3]



No. Title Directed by Written by Original air date
1"One Big Happy Family"TBATBAFebruary 1, 2013 (2013-02-01)

The restaurant is rented by the Crawford family to host their reunion and Bill is stressed by all the planning.

Note: Cameron Mathison makes a guest appearance in this episode.[5]
2"Birthday Party"TBATBAFebruary 1, 2013 (2013-02-01)

Pam celebrates her birthday with a party. Bill agrees to a romantic weekend away.

Note: Vivica A. Fox makes a guest appearance in this episode.[5]
3"The Intervention"TBATBAFebruary 8, 2013 (2013-02-08)

The family has an intervention for Aunt Gladys in order to prevent her from using lard in her recipes.

Note: Dionne Warwick make a guest appearance in this episode.[5]
4"Whole Hog"TBATBAFebruary 15, 2013 (2013-02-15)
The restaurant has a pig roast that's planned by the Gourmet Society.
5"True Love"TBATBAFebruary 22, 2013 (2013-02-22)

Jill discovers a new man and brings him over for dinner.

Note: Richard T. Jones makes a guest appearance in this episode.[5]
6"Runaway Bride"TBATBAMarch 1, 2013 (2013-03-01)

A bride who had cold feet arrives at the restaurant. Loreta surprises everyone by dating a man who is already married.

Note: Wendy Williams and Gary Dourdan make guest appearances in this episode.[5]


  1. ^ a b "TV One Premieres Original Comedy Series "Belle's" Monday, January 21, 2013 at 10:00PM EST". The Futon Critic. Retrieved February 2, 2013.
  2. ^ "TV One Announces New & Returning Shows for 2012 & 2013 Upfront Season". The Futon Critic. Retrieved February 2, 2013.
  3. ^ "Review: 'Belle's' serves up comfort comedy". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved February 2, 2013.
  4. ^ a b c d e f "Family Photos — Meet The Cast". Retrieved February 3, 2013.
  5. ^ a b c d e "Belle's: Season One Episodes". TV One. Retrieved February 3, 2013.

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