Aaron McGruder left The Boondocks to work on Black Jesus. Now we can see the first trailer for the upcoming Adult Swim show. You can check the extended trailer for the show below. There is a a compilation of the best “Black Jesus” clips on Youtube that ultimately inspired the show.
From the creator of The Boondocks comes the most anticipated comeback in history — Black Jesus. Premieres Thursday, August 7th, at 11p ET on [adult swim].
About Black Jesus:
Black Jesus is a half hour live-action scripted comedy series on Adult Swim from Peabody award-winning creator Aaron McGruder (The Boondocks, Red Tails) and Mike Clattenburg (Trailer Park Boys). The series finds Jesus living in present day Compton, CA on a daily mission to spread love and kindness throughout the neighborhood with the help of his small but loyal group of downtrodden followers. Check out the latest from Black jesus on AdultSwim.com.
About Adult Swim:
Adult Swim is your late-night home for animation and live-action comedy. Enjoy some of your favorite shows, including Robot Chicken, Venture Bros., Tim and Eric, Aqua Teen, Childrens Hospital, Delocated, Metalocalypse, Squidbillies, and more. Watch some playlists. Fast forward, rewind, pause. It’s all here. And remember to visit http://AdultSwim.com for all your full episode needs. We know you wouldn’t forget, but it never hurts to make sure.