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No One Can Ever Replace John Witherspoon's Grandpa on The Boondocks, but We Wouldn't Be Mad If Jenifer Lewis Stepped In

No One Can Ever Replace John Witherspoon's Grandpa on The Boondocks, but We Wouldn't Be Mad If Jenifer Lewis Stepped In

We lost many things when we learned of John Witherspoon’s death. One of those things was the ability to see him reprise his role as Grandad in the upcoming revival of The Boondocks.Read more...
If You Googled 'Boondocks Characters,' Kanye West's Picture Showed Up as Uncle Ruckus

If You Googled 'Boondocks Characters,' Kanye West's Picture Showed Up as Uncle Ruckus

“What’s a king to a God? What’s a God to a nonbeliever who don’t believe in anything? Will he make it out alive? Alright, alright, no church in the wild.” Read more...

Forget ‘Friends’ & ‘The Big Bang Theory’—5 HBO Max Originals to Get Excited About

WarnerMedia's streaming service is developing a handful of enticing exclusives.
John Witherspoon Almost Turned Down the Role of 'Grandad' on The Boondocks. His Son Convinced Him to Take It

John Witherspoon Almost Turned Down the Role of 'Grandad' on The Boondocks. His Son Convinced Him to Take It

The world became a little less funny when longtime actor and comedian John Witherspoon died in his home on October 29. No one talked nor ate on camera the way Mr. Witherspoon did. There was truly no
‘Friday’ Star, Beloved Comedian John Witherspoon Dies at 77

‘Friday’ Star, Beloved Comedian John Witherspoon Dies at 77

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actor-comedian John Witherspoon, who memorably played Ice Cube’s father in the “Friday” films, has died. He was 77.
John Witherspoon, ‘Friday’ Actor and Comedian, Dies at 77

John Witherspoon, ‘Friday’ Actor and Comedian, Dies at 77

John Witherspoon, the veteran actor and comedian best known for his roles in “Friday,” “House Party” and “Boomerang,” died on Tuesday. He was 77. “It is with deep sadness we have to tweet this, but
‘The Boondocks’ Returns with 24 New Episodes in Two-Season Order from HBO Max

‘The Boondocks’ Returns with 24 New Episodes in Two-Season Order from HBO Max

Earlier this year, we reported that a re-imagining of the fan-favorite and critically acclaimed animated series The Boondocks was in the works. A few short months later and we can now report that HBO
The Boondocks Will Return on HBO Max

The Boondocks Will Return on HBO Max

It’s only taken a few months but the highly-anticipated return of The Boondocks has found its home.Read more...

HBO Max will revive 'The Boondocks' for a two-season run

HBO Max is bringing back animated series The Boondocks for two more seasons next year. The 24 planned episodes, along with the previous 55, will be available on WarnerMedia's streaming service in fall
The Boondocks Will Be Streaming Its Snark on HBO Max, All Original Episodes and 2 New Seasons Coming Fall 2020

The Boondocks Will Be Streaming Its Snark on HBO Max, All Original Episodes and 2 New Seasons Coming Fall 2020

Excuse me. Everyone, I have a brief announcement to make. Jesus was black, Ronald Reagan was the devil, and the government is lying about 9/11. Thank you for your time and goodnight. —Huey FreemanRead
'The Boondocks' Is Returning With Two Seasons and a Special On HBO Max

'The Boondocks' Is Returning With Two Seasons and a Special On HBO Max

The reboot, coming in fall 2020, will dive into the Trump-era culture wars head on.
They’re Coming Baaack: The Boondocks Is Returning to TV—With Series Creator Aaron McGruder on Board

They’re Coming Baaack: The Boondocks Is Returning to TV—With Series Creator Aaron McGruder on Board

As a big fan of The Boondocks, the animated satire that aired in earnest on Adult Swim in the early aughts, I’ve often wondered what Huey Freeman, the show’s pint-sized “power to the people”
‘The Boondocks’ Is Coming Back to TV With Creator Aaron McGruder

‘The Boondocks’ Is Coming Back to TV With Creator Aaron McGruder

Fans of The Boondocks can look forward to the animated series finally getting a reboot. Sony Pictures Animation president Kristine Belson announced the news today at the 2019 Annecy International
‘The Boondocks’ Re-Imagining in Development from Series Creator Aaron McGruder

‘The Boondocks’ Re-Imagining in Development from Series Creator Aaron McGruder

Back when The Boondocks hit the late-night airwaves on Cartoon Network's Adult Swim showcase in 2005, Facebook was still just for college kids, Twitter had yet to be founded, and Instagram wasn't even
Sony Announces a Reimagined Boondocks With Original Creator Aaron McGruder

Sony Announces a Reimagined Boondocks With Original Creator Aaron McGruder

The Freemans are coming back. Sony has confirmed that The Boondocks is returning with a new television show, and original creator Aaron McGruder is on board. They also revealed a show based on the
Boondocks May Be Returning. Only Question: Y'all Got Regina King Money?

Boondocks May Be Returning. Only Question: Y'all Got Regina King Money?

I know, I know. That’s a great headline. Read more...
'The Boondocks' predicted a 2020 Oprah presidency way back in 2006

'The Boondocks' predicted a 2020 Oprah presidency way back in 2006

The Boondocks was ahead of its time in many ways. One of which seems to be in predicting an Oprah Winfrey presidency. If you missed the cartoon — which ran for four seasons on mid-2000s Adult Swim and
We Talked to the Woman Behind the Encyclopedia for POC in Comic Books

We Talked to the Woman Behind the Encyclopedia for POC in Comic Books

We had a convo with Eisner Award winner Sheena Howard about the industry from the POV of a POC.