Directed by an Malcolm D Lee, the Best Man Final Chapters is an American dramedy series whose story sets in a few years after The Best Man Holiday (2013 film).
The miniseries is rated 8/10 on IMDb and have received mixed reviews from the critics with a score of 58 on Metacritic but is perfectly rated on Rotten Tomatoes with a freshness score of 86% on the basis of seven critics.
That film was also written and co-produced by Malcolm but this time, the shooting locations aren’t same. There are a lot of places where the series was filmed. Let’s learn about them one by one.
Best Man Final Chapters Filming Locations
The Best Man: The Final Chapters series was filmed inside New York, New Jersey, and Dominican Republic during mid 2022. Principal filming began on 14 March 2022 when Morris Chestnut posted on Instagram with the caption, ‘1st Day on the set with Malcolm’ and wrapped up on 8 July 2022 when the series creator MalcolmDLee shared that the filming has wrapped.
Most of the shooting took place in and around New York City especially inside Manhattan and Brooklyn. Director Lee can be seen taping some scenes around DUMBO, a short name for Down under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass and the cast was also spotted in York Street, Lower Manhattan.
After finishing the filming in New York, the team moved to Hudson Country, New Jersey and setup a production camp there to record some important scenes. Finally, the crew traveled to Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic where 40 percent of the shooting took place.
Santo Domingo is the capital and also the largest city of Dominican Republic which is popular for cultural epicenters, vibrant and diverse musical heritage. The Best Man team also covers a resort town named Punta Cana that is located in the eastern part of Dominican Republic.
Malcolm posted a collage of photographs giving shoutouts to everyone who was behind the scenes from electricians to sound mixers, cinematographers to the writers, the man has appreciated the efforts of the whole team.
What is the series Best Man Final Chapters about?
The comedy drama series is about a group of college friends Candace, Harper, Lance, Murch, Jordan, Shelby, Quentin, and Robyn who have now grown up and busy in their lives. Some are married while some are still single, some are settled while others are still struggling in their lives.
Yes, the show is hilarious with lots of emotional scenes that will not only make your heart smile but also help you in experiencing the grown up daily lives of eight college friends. While they are fighting with their own problems their friendly relationships seems to be worn out over time.
The series will show you how old wounds might not heal but are just forgotten and help you in improving your relationships. If you are a fan of Best Man movies then your watch is incomplete without this series as it takes place in present.
Best Man Final Chapters Cast
The main cast of Best Man Final Chapters includes Morris Chestnut (Lance Sullivan), Melissa De Sousa (Shelby Taylor), Regina Hall (Candace Sparks), Sanaa Lathan (Robyn Stewart), Terrence Howard (Quentin Spivey), Harold Perrineau (Julian Murchison), Taye Diggs (Harper Stewart), Nia Long (Jordan Armstrong), etc.
Some notable guest stars include Nicole Ari Parker (Xiomara), Monica Calhoun (Mia Sullivan), Tobias Truvillion (Jaha), Michael Genet (Dr. Temple), Terrence Terrell (Will).
Where can I watch Best Man Final Chapters?
The Best Man Final Chapters is exclusively streaming on Peacock for its premium users. You need to take a monthly or annual subscription of Peacock Premium in order to watch the series. Other than that, you will get access to all the Peacock originals as Bel Air, Rutherford Falls, Barney documentary, The Lost Symbol, One of Us is Lying, Killing It, Basketball Diaries, The Amber Ruffin Show, Angelyne, etc.