"Black Jesus" (TV show) is a live-action scripted comedy series on Adult Swim.

The show finds Jesus living in present day Compton, California, on a daily mission to spread love and kindness throughout the neighborhood with the help of his small but loyal group of downtrodden followers. Starring newcomer Gerald "Slink" Johnson ("Grand Theft Auto V") as Black Jesus, the cast also includes Charlie Murphy ("Are We There Yet"), Corey Holcomb ("The Cleveland Show") and John Witherspoon ("The Boondocks," "The First Family").

"Black Jesus" is created by Aaron McGruder ("The Boondocks," "Red Tails"), who also serves as executive producer through his 5 Mutts Productions along with writer/director Mike Clattenberg ("Trailer Park Boys") and LEG's Norman Aladjem and John Bravakis.

Black Jesus Season Premiere Watch: Holy Hell, This Is One Hilarious Adult Swim Series


Network: Adult Swim
Genre: Comedy
Runtime: 30 mins.
Premiere Date: August 7, 2014
Seasons: 2
Production Companies:
5 Mutts Productions

Adult Swim Greenlights 'Black Jesus' — The new live-action series stars newcomer Gerald "Slink" Johnson as Black Jesus along with Charlie Murphy, Corey Holcomb and John Witherspoon. Read more...

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