Black. White. (2006– )

TV Series  -  Drama | Reality-TV
6.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.3/10 from 141 users  
Reviews: 28 user | 5 critic

A white family and a black family find out what it's like to switch lives.

0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

on Amazon Instant Video

Editors' Spotlight

Fall TV Premiere Week

Many of your favorite shows are coming back, along with plenty of series premieres. Here's a list of the shows premiering between Sunday, September 21 and Friday, September 26.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 1767 titles
created 11 Nov 2012
 
a list of 188 titles
created 2 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Black. White." on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Black. White. (2006– )

Black. White. (2006– ) on IMDb 6.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Black. White..

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
2006  
Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Recreation of the landmark 1958 South Australian Court trial of young aboriginal Max Stuart.

Director: Craig Lahiff
Stars: Robert Carlyle, Charles Dance, Kerry Fox
Friday: The Animated Series (TV Series 2007)
Animation | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  
Stars: Masasa Moyo, Khary Payton, John DiMaggio
I Was on Mars (1991)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Silva fulfills herself a dream: from Poland she flies to USA. With only a few hundred dollars she arrives in New York, incapable of the language. Not long until the charming swindler Avi ... See full summary »

Director: Dani Levy
Stars: Maria Schrader, Dani Levy, Mario Giacalone
The War Room (1993)
Documentary | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A documentary of the Bill Clinton 1992 presidential campaign and the organization who ran it.

Directors: Chris Hegedus, D.A. Pennebaker
Stars: James Carville, George Stephanopoulos, Heather Beckel
Anita Liberty (1997)
Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Anita's boyfriend Mitchell dumped her after 3.5 years for Heather. All she can think about is humiliating him, mostly in poems that are bitter, banal, and hilarious.

Director: R.J. Cutler
Stars: Suzanne Weber, Arabella Field, Susan Sterman
The Met Ball (Video 2010)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Director: R.J. Cutler
The Ordained (TV Movie 2013)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

About the son of a Kennedy-esque family who leaves the priesthood and becomes a lawyer to prevent his politician sister from being assassinated.

Director: R.J. Cutler
Stars: Emmanuelle Chriqui, Sam Neill, Charlie Cox
Black & White I (2008)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A spy living in the house in disguise, who has a heart transformation.

Director: Subhash Ghai
Stars: Anil Kapoor, Anurag Sinha, Shefali Shetty
The Residents (TV Series 2003)
Reality-TV
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Flip That House (TV Series 2005)
Reality-TV
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Stars: Cam Clarke, Kristin Casey, Cindy Chen
The Real Roseanne Show (TV Series 2003)
Documentary | Comedy | Reality-TV
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

A camera crew follows Roseanne's every move as she tries to pitch her own cooking show.

Stars: John Argent, Roseanne Barr, Jeff Machala
Pretty Wicked (TV Series 2009)
Reality-TV
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Stars: CariDee English, Ana Vuletic, Katie Krause
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Rose Bloomfield ...
 Herself (5 episodes, 2006)
...
 Himself (5 episodes, 2006)
Poetri ...
 Himself (5 episodes, 2006)
Brian Sparks ...
 Himself (5 episodes, 2006)
Nicholas Sparks ...
 Himself (5 episodes, 2006)
Renee Sparks ...
 Herself (5 episodes, 2006)
Carmen Wurgel ...
 Herself (5 episodes, 2006)
Faith Cheltenham ...
 Slam Poet (4 episodes, 2006)
...
 Slam Poet / ... (4 episodes, 2006)
...
 Poet (4 episodes, 2006)
Edit

Storyline

A white family and a black family find out what it's like to switch lives.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | Reality-TV

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

8 March 2006 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Black.White.  »

Filming Locations:


Box Office

Budget:

$750,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Best Lessons Served by Non-Cast Members
13 April 2006 | by (nyc, ny) – See all my reviews

I'm not a big fan of contrived social experiments and certainly don't think it's appropriate to extrapolate much out of a sample body of 2 families but I did appreciate the honesty of those who weren't aware that they were being filmed. From the store clerks who ran out of job applications, to the cop advocating racial profiling, to the drum circle crowd upset at the "interracial" couple and the line dancers shaking their heads at the "black" couple. These were the moments that makes one shake his head in resignation.

Although the end speechs were highly edited with jump cuts and melodramatic music, I was taken by the words of Kenny the self-proclaimed ex gangster. I was moved by his eloquent words and his heartfelt caring for Nick. He had the entire room transfixed on his words and his emotion and while he didn't speak to the issue of race he did reach out and connect with Nick in a way no one else in the show did. Indeed, it was quite sad to hear Nick say that he has never been close to anyone, including his own family. We can't solve the issues of race if we can't even bridge the disconnect in our families. As Kenny alluded, if we fail to realise the power in our relationships with the people around us, we will never realise our true potential. We should all start locally and then work outward from there.


2 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Ask and open minded educated black guy anything; djohns3
This show is clarifying and disturbing pcredeemer
so one sided pegg_son
Renee as Shrek securityholes
Bruno - actor doing 'Black White' taliesson
2nd Season? clarice1752
Discuss Black. White. (2006) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?