TV One Sets ‘Rickey Smiley Show’ Premiere, Featuring Ray J

The wait is just about over. Season two of "The Rickey Smiley Show" will premiere in just a few weeks.

According to TV One, the hit comedy series will return Friday, July 26.

As previously reported, Ray J has agreed to return for season two, reprising his role as Kenny in the series following an Atlanta-based national radio personality juggling career and life as a single father of three.

"We are thrilled to debut The Rickey Smiley Show season two this July," comments Maureen Guthman, SVP of Program Strategy and Acquisitions for TV One. "The series' exceptional first season run – anchored by Rickey's relatable and hysterical characters – puts a twist on our TV One motto by demonstrating that the network is a place 'where black comedy unfolds.' We are eager to bring an even-stronger season two to our viewers and build upon the network's successful Friday night Retro Comedy programming block."

"The Rickey Smiley Show" returns Friday, July 26 at 9 pm ET on TV One.