Aaron McGruder

Black Jesus, the half-hour live-action scripted comedy series from The Boondocks creator returns to Adult Swim for Season 2 this September.

According to Eben Gregory, there is a backlash against Aaron McGruder‘s new show “Black Jesus“. Conservative Christians are reportedly calling for a boycott of the show and its sponsors in an effort to stop the show from making it to the airwaves. According to Adult Swim, Black Jesus is a half hour live-action scripted comedy series […]

A few weeks after releasing a teaser trailer for season 4 of “The Boondocks” Adult Swim has released an official trailer that lets fans know how this season will shape up after the exit of the series creator Aaron McGruder. At least from the look of things, not much has changed in term of tone. […]

Fans of “The Boondocks” animated series have been waiting patiently for a new season since the third went off the air in August of 2010. Late last year some glimmer of hope was offered when a sparse announcement on Cartoon Network offered a 2014 date for the series return. Finally, a trailer was released in […]

Well shut your mouth and keep on talkin! This can not be life! It is being reported that the legendary artist and executive producer of “The Boondocks“Aron McGruder will not be a part of the long awaited Season 4! Uh oh! According to “The Root” Adult Swim released a statement saying,  “This season was produced without […]

  Adult Swim has announced that they have greenlit a new half-hour live-action scripted comedy called Black Jesus from award-winning writer/producer, Aaron McGruder (The Boondocks, Red Tails). The show 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 […]

  Aww Man! How many times over the last few years have we looked at current events and wondered where in the world Aaron McGruder was and why we weren’t hearing a monologue from Huey Freeman about those certain situations. Or why Riley wasn’t somewhere cussing out adults and yelling “Turn Up” etc. Well now we’ll […]

  A few weeks ago it was announced that the ornery, self-hating antagonist of “The Boondocks,” Uncle Ruckus, would be getting a live action movie. Gary Anthony Williams, who voices Ruckus in the cartoon, has been tapped to star as the king of Revitiligo. Must Read: DIRTY DOZEN: Uncle Ruckus’ Most Racist Moments Creator of “The […]

Earlier this week creator of “The Boondocks” Aaron McGruder told his fans on Facebook that there would be an announcement coming regarding the popular franchise. Late Wednesday it was finally revealed that he was launching a Kickstarter campaign to fund a live action movie starring none other than Uncle Ruckus. “We are raising funds for […]

When Aaron McGruder’s comic strip turned Adult Swim animated series, The Boondocks, ended its run after just three years, fans held out hope that the popular cartoon might somehow, someway find its way back on the air. It looks like fans may get their wish. Regina King, who voiced Huey and Riley Freeman on the […]

Aaron McGruder, the mind behind the controversial yet hilarious Boondocks comic strip and TV series, has added screen writer to his resume. McGruder worked with George Lucas, co-writer John Ridley, and director Anthony Hemingway on Red Tails, the action flick  based on the Tuskegee Airmen. WBW Honors: The Tuskegee Airmen [EXCLUSIVE VIDEO] “About two years […]

It looks like there might be life after death for Aaron McGruder’s animated series, “The Boondocks.”  In an interview with Hot 103.5’s Jay Marzz, comedian John Witherspoon (aka ‘Granddad’) shared that he’s been in contact with McGruder and there will indeed be a fourth season. “They’re going to do twenty shows instead of fifteen,” the […]