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
Did You Know?
The word "Boondocks" derives from the Tagalog word "bundok" which means "mountain". The word came into American use after the Philippine-American War when returning military personnel used the term. It became a slang word for suburban or rural areas. See more
Gangstalicious got shot!
Robert 'Granddad' Freeman
We got to do something!
I've got an idea! Why don't we go to college so we don't end up like Gangstalicious?
Referenced in I Know That Voice
The Boondocks Theme
Composed by Aaron McGruder
, Derryck Thornton
Performed by Asheru See more