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A family man struggles to gain a sense of cultural identity while raising his kids in a predominantly white, upper-middle-class neighborhood.

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Series cast summary:
Anthony Anderson ...  Andre 'Dre' Johnson / ... 105 episodes, 2014-2019
Tracee Ellis Ross ...  Rainbow Johnson / ... 105 episodes, 2014-2019
Marcus Scribner ...  Andre Johnson, Jr. 105 episodes, 2014-2019
Miles Brown ...  Jack Johnson / ... 105 episodes, 2014-2019
Marsai Martin ...  Diane Johnson / ... 105 episodes, 2014-2019
Peter Mackenzie ...  Mr. Stevens / ... 97 episodes, 2014-2019
Jenifer Lewis ...  Ruby / ... 89 episodes, 2014-2019
Jeff Meacham ...  Josh / ... 86 episodes, 2014-2018
Yara Shahidi ...  Zoey Johnson / ... 84 episodes, 2014-2018
Deon Cole ...  Charlie Telphy / ... 81 episodes, 2014-2019
Laurence Fishburne ...  Pops / ... 49 episodes, 2014-2018
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A family man struggles to gain a sense of cultural identity while raising his kids in a predominantly white, upper-middle-class neighborhood.

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Release Date:

24 September 2014 (USA) See more »

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Blackish See more »

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In April 2017 the series was renewed for a fourth season, which premiered on October 3, 2017. See more »

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Intelligent fare for more than just African Americans
22 October 2014 | by flowasis1See all my reviews

First of all those who are offended by the title of the show should just pipe down and realize that the creators where just being satirical. As a black man I find the over abundance of buffoonish television shows that are typically geared towards African Americans to be passe and very stereotypical. Tyler perry based shows like Meet the Browns and House of Pain, though well meaning in their portrayal of the Black experience, often suffer from poor writing ( a habitual issue with Tyler Perry productions) and out of date tropes and production values. These shows are typically successful due to Mr. Perry's built in audience and,quiet simply ,a scarcity of programming geared towards black viewers. What makes Blackish stand out is its strong writing, perfectly cast lead actors( Anthony Anderson and Lawrence Fishburn's chemistry is particularly impressive), and irreverent look at the issues facing an upper class black family. Obviously some may not "get" some of the humor if you are unfamiliar with the nuances of black culture, just as an African American might not get every funny referrence from "My Big Fat Greek Wedding". The vast majority of the show, however, deals with issues that anyone can relate too. I'm 3 episodes in, and like most good shows, Blackish gets funnier the longer the writers have time to flesh out the characters and progress with the story lines. One more note. In no way is this show racist like some misguided and ignorant reviewers ( with some admitting to having only watched 15 minutes of the pilot...talk about ADHD) suggest. To those individuals I would say give it an actual chance. Check out the first 3 episodes on ONdemand before you pass a hasty judgement on such a small sample size


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