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 never appeared in the series. According to McGruder, this is because he never found the right actress to do Caesar's voice. See more
[while shooting at each other with BB guns
Why does it always have to end up like this?
Cause you's a bitch.
Referenced in Happy Endings: Lying Around
The Boondocks Theme
Composed by Aaron McGruder
, Derryck Thornton
Performed by Asheru See more