The 50 greatest black Tv shows / sitcoms of all time

The best black tv shows we growed up too. watched with our families and gowed to love... the shows that made us laugh cry and yearn to see the new episode old school and new school black/urban tv shows ( sitcoms ... the best ever made
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1.
Good Times (1974 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
A poor Afro-American family make the best of things in the Chicago housing projects. (30 mins.)
 
2.
What's Happening!! (1976 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A trio of black youths learn about life, love, friendship, credit cards, gambling, and a variety of other things while growing up in an inner city. (30 mins.)
 
3.
The Cosby Show (1984 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
The goings-on in the life of a successful African American family. (30 mins.)
 
4.
Family Matters (1989 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Long-running Perfect Strangers spin-off series centering on the Winslow family and their pesky next-door neighbor, ultra-nerd Steve Urkel. (30 mins.)
 
5.
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1990 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The Banks family, a respectable Californian family, take in a relative - Will Smith, a street-smart teenager from Philadelphia. The idea is to make him respectable, responsible and mature, but Will has got other plans... (22 mins.)
 
6.
A Different World (1987 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A group of students at a historically Black university struggle to make it through college. (60 mins.)
 
7.
Martin (1992 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Sassy sitcom centering on radio and television personality Martin Payne. Series focuses on his romantic relationship with girlfriend Gina, her best friend Pam and escapades with best friends Tommy and Cole. (30 mins.)
 
8.
The Jamie Foxx Show (1996 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Jamie King (Jamie Foxx) is an aspiring actor from Terrell, Texas, who has come to Los Angeles to pursue a career in entertainment... (30 mins.)
 
9.
Sanford and Son (1972 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The misadventures of a cantankerous junk dealer and his frustrated son. (30 mins.)
 
10.
Gimme a Break! (1981 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Carl Kanisky is chief of police in Glenlawn, California. After the death of his wife, Margaret, he asks her friend... (30 mins.)
 
11.
That's My Mama (1974 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Clifton likes being a barber in Washington DC where he works in the business started by his father.... (30 mins.)
 
12.
The Jeffersons (1975 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A nouveau riche, African-American family who move into a luxury apartment building develop close, if occasionally fractious, relationships with other tenants. (30 mins.)
 
13.
227 (1985 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
This series took place in an apartment building, numbered 227. The cast would frequently be found sitting outside on a large set of stone stairs, in some discussion that would unfold into the weekly plot line. (30 mins.)
 
14.
Living Single (1993 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Follows the lives of several single male and female roommates and friends in 1990s Brooklyn, New York. (30 mins.)
 
15.
Sister, Sister (1994 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Tia Landry and Tamera Campbell are twins separated at birth who learn of each other's existence and come together as teenagers. (30 mins.)
 
16.
Girlfriends (2000 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A look at the lives, loves, and losses of four different women, Toni, Maya, Lynn, and Joan. (30 mins.)
 
17.
In Living Color (1990 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
The Wayans siblings present an African-American focused sketch comedy show. (30 mins.)
 
18.
The Steve Harvey Show (1996 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A former funk star named Steve Hightower enlists as a high school music teacher away from his original career in Chicago. (30 mins.)
 
19.
The Wayans Bros. (1995 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
The wacky escapades of brothers Shawn and Marlon Waynes, along with their wise but eccentric father. (30 mins.)
 
20.
Roc (1991 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Roc Emerson, a city garbage collector, balances the pressures of work with the everyday crises of family... (30 mins.)
 
21.
Smart Guy (1997 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Ten-year-old genius (Tahj Mowry) has skipped six grades into high school. This incredible promotion somewhat aggravates his teenage siblings. (30 mins.)
 
22.
Diff'rent Strokes (1978 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
The misadventures of a wealthy Manhattan family who adopted the children of their late African American housekeeper from Harlem. (30 mins.)
 
23.
Moesha (1996 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
A teenager struggles to come to terms with everything life throws at her. (30 mins.)
 
24.
Thea (1993 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
a single black mother raising her 3 children...w/comedienne Thea Vidale..comedienne, Yvette Wilson & a very young Brandy... (30 mins.)
 
25.
Everybody Hates Chris (2005 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A young African American teen attempts to survive with his dysfunctional family and his all white school in the 1980s. (22 mins.)
 
26.
Amen (1986 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Deacon Frye, head of the First Community Church of Philadelphia, is trying to keep everything in his church firmly under control... (30 mins.)
 
27.
Webster (1983 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
The post-retirement season is suddenly disrupted for football player George Papadapolis and his wife Katherine when Webster, the orphaned son of a former teammate, moves in. Laughter -- and life lessons -- in every episode. (30 mins.)
 
28.
Half & Half (2002 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Mona and Dee Dee are half-sisters who share the same father. They are completely unlike each other, but they live in the same apartment building, so disagreements are common. (30 mins.)
 
29.
The Parkers (1999 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Nikki decides to go to school to get her degree so she can go to Santa Monica college. (20 mins.)
Director: Andre Teague
 
30.
My Wife and Kids (2001 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Michael Kyle longs for a traditional life, but his day-trader wife Janet, gangsta rap-worshipping son Michael Jr., and brooding daughters Claire and Kady make his dream just that ... a dream. (30 mins.)
 
31.
All of Us (2003 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
The estranged wife of a television reporter returns to invade his new life. (30 mins.)
 
32.
Malcolm & Eddie (1996 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Malcolm McGee is a responsible and sensible 20-something who ends up sharing a Kansas City apartment... (30 mins.)
 
33.
What's Happening Now! (1985 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
"What's Happening Now!" is a sequel to "What's Happening!," a TV series about the adult main characters (Raj, Dwayne, Rerun, Shirley, and Dee) as teenagers/children. (30 mins.)
 
34.
Benson (1979 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Jessica Tate's sharp-tongued former butler, Benson DuBois, moves up in the world, becoming first the governor's "director of household affairs," then the state's budget director, then lieutenant governor and candidate for the executive mansion. (30 mins.)
 
35.
The Game (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
A spin-off of "Girlfriends" featuring a group of women who all have relationships with professional football players. (21 mins.)
 
36.
One on One (2001 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A sportscaster must take on the responsibility of being a full-time dad when his teenage daughter moves in with him. (30 mins.)
 
37.
The Parenthood (2012 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Autism, love, family, and getting back on track is not all this series has to offer.
Director: William Scott
 
38.
House of Payne (2006 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  
A multi-generational family lives together under one roof. (30 mins.)
 
39.
The Tracy Morgan Show (2003 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Tracy Morgan plays an owner of an auto-repair shop who is married with two kids. Tamela Jones from "Head of State" plays his wife and rapper Heavy "D" plays one of the mechanics. (30 mins.)
 
40.
Hangin' with Mr. Cooper (1992 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
American comedy with the larger-than-life teacher and his housemates. (30 mins.)
 
41.
The Hughleys (1998 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Darryl Hughley, who owns his own vending machine business, moving out of from South Central to West Hills... (30 mins.)
 
42.
In the House (1995 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Once famous football player must rent part of his house in order to support himself. A single mother and her two kids are the latest tenants. He also owns a sports clinic that he barely manages to run with a little help from his friends. (30 mins.)
 
43.
Eve (2003 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Following Eve and her group of friends as they experience the highs and lows of life. (30 mins.)
 
44.
Meet the Browns (2009 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  
For Cora Simmons, living at home as a grown adult has its challenges. Especially when you have Mr. Brown as a daddy. (30 mins.)
 
45.
For Better or Worse (2011 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  
Follows the ups-and-downs of married life for Marcus and Angela. (22 mins.)
 
46.
Grady (1975 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
The solo adventures of Fred Sanford's pal Grady, who has moved on up to Los Angeles. (30 mins.)
Director: Gerren Keith
 
47.
Are We There Yet? (2010 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Based on the hit film, centers on the blended Kingston-Persons of Seattle facing the challenges of everyday life in a new blended family. (30 mins.)
 
48.
Between Brothers (1997 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Charles and James Gordon are young, good looking brothers with conflicting differences. Charles is a workaholic doctor... (30 mins.)
Director: Jody Margolin
 
49.
Kenan & Kel (1996 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Kenan and Kel. Two best friends who live in Chicago are always dragged down by Kenan's get rich quick schemes while orange soda loving buddy Kel is dragged along but tends to mess things up (30 mins.)
 
50.
That's So Raven (2003 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
A teenage girl periodically receives brief psychic visions of the near future. Trying to make these visions come true results in trouble, and hilarious situations, for the girl and her friends. (30 mins.)