Based on the original comic strip Boondocks, Two young brothers (Huey and Riley) move away from their birth city to live with their irascible grandfather out in the suburbs. With one brother being socially and politically motivated and the younger brother a stereotypical black youth who likes rap music and culture etc Biting socio-political commentary ensues when they meet a whole cast of crazy exaggerated characters set in a mainly white middle upper class neighbourhood. Written by
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In the comic strip, Huey has a best friend named Michael Caesar but he has not appeared in the series. According to McGruder, this is because he has not found the right actress to do Caesar's voice. See more
[after preventing an innocent convict from being executed
Maybe there are forces in this world we don't understand. But I still believe we make our own miracles. Shabazz K. Milton was not yet free. But for now, the mission had been accomplished. I decided to take the rest of the day off. I wonder if there's anything good on TV.
Referenced in I Know That Voice
The Boondocks Theme
Composed by Aaron McGruder
, Derryck Thornton
Performed by Asheru See more