Best new Black TV Shows in 2022 & 2021 (Netflix, Prime, Hulu & TV List)


List of the latest Black TV Series in 2022 on tv and the best Black TV Series of 2021 & the 2010's. Top Black TV Series to watch on Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime, Disney+ & other Streaming services, out on DVD/Blu-ray or on tv right now.

New Black TV Series in 2022

Top series up for release in 2022
  • Women of the Movement

    CREATOR: Marissa Jo Cerar
    CAST: Adrienne Warren, Tonya Pinkins & Cedric Joe
    It is 1955 and the time of revolution has begun in America. When Mamie Till-Mobley's son Emmett Till becomes yet another murder victim of the Jim Crow South, she intends to take up the good fight against the rampant racism of the South. Her push for justice would give birth to the civil rights movement that would carry on into the 1960s. Created by Marissa Jo Cerar, this historical drama stars Adrienne Warren, Tonya Pinkins, Gary Basaraba, Cedric Joe, Glynn Turman, Ray Fisher, Chris Coy, Julia McDermott, and Carter Jenkins. Watch the trailer of Women of the Movement

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Best Black TV Series on Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, Disney+ or DVD in 2022

2021, 2020, 2019 & the 2010's best rated Black TV Series out on DVD, Bluray or streaming on VOD (Netflix, Amazon Prime & Hulu).
  • Our Kind of People

    CAST: Yaya DaCosta, Morris Chestnut & Alana Bright
    Angela Vaughn is a single mother living in Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts. Though she feels as though she is on her own, Angela seeks to reclaim her family name by doing right for herself. However, she may not be ready for the history she unearths when she learns of the dark past of her mother that remained a secret for a reason. Based on the book Our Kind of People: Inside America's Black Upper Class by Lawrence Otis Graham, this Americana drama stars Yaya DaCosta, Nadine Ellis, Lance Gross, Rhyon Nicole Brown, Alana Kaya Bright, Kyle Bary, Joe Morton, and Morris Chestnut. Watch the trailer of Our Kind of People

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  • The Wonder Years

    CREATOR: Saladin K. Patterson
    CAST: Elisha Williams, Dulé Hill & Don Cheadle
    In this reboot of the coming-of-age drama, The Wonder Years follows the life of Dean Williams growing up in 1960s Alabama. As a 12-year-old kid, Dean tries to adjust to suburban life with his middle-class family and struggles to find his place in the world. With his imagination and some pluck, he’ll try to learn life lessons, as narrated by Dean’s older self. Created by Saladin K. Patterson (The Bernie Mac Show, Psych), this suburban sitcom of drama and comedy stars the likes of Elisha "EJ" Williams, Saycon Sengbloh, Dulé Hill, and Don Cheadle as the voice of the narrator. Watch the trailer of The Wonder Years

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  • David Makes Man

    CREATOR: Tarell Alvin McCraney
    CAST: Ade Chike Torbert, Akili McDowell & Alana Arenas
    David is a Florida teenager who is finding the future a hard thing to look forward to when residing in such a poor neighborhood of failed dreams. He has not only had to endure the death of a close friend but also has to provide support to his mother who is drowning in poverty. David is a prodigy but it may take more than skill to find his way out of such a life. Created by Tarell Alvin McCraney (High Flying Bird), this coming-of-age black drama stars Akili McDowell, Alana Arenas, Isaiah Johnson, and Phylicia Rashad. Watch the trailer of David Makes Man

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  • Run the World

    CREATOR: Leigh Davenport
    CAST: Amber Stevens West, &
    being capable of far more in their ambitions. Banding together, the foursome seeks to break out from the mundane and become titans of the world in their own unique ways. Directed by Leigh Davenport (Boomerang), this bittersweet mixture of comedy, drama, and female empowerment stars Jay Walker, David J. Cork, Andrea Bordeaux, James Chen, and De'Adre Aziza. Watch the trailer of Run the World

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  • THEM

    CREATOR: Little Marvin
    CAST: Deborah Ayorinde, Ashley Thomas & Alison Pill
    It is 1953 in Los Angeles and a black family has just moved into a new neighborhood. The neighborhood seems off-putting given that they’re the only black family in a suburban area of white people. But it’s more than just a difference in race as the family soon comes to learn the secret and sinister intent behind such a place. Created by Little Marvin (The Time Is Now), this otherworldly social horror stars Deborah Ayorinde, Ashley Thomas, and Shahadi Wright Joseph. Watch the trailer of THEM

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  • The Underground Railroad

    CREATOR: Barry Jenkins
    CAST: Chase W. Dillon, Joel Edgerton & Thuso Mbedu
    from Colson Whitehead. Taking place in an alternate history, this story takes the concept of the underground railroad quite literally by showcasing a working train that led slaves to freeom in the 1800s. The latest member to join is Cora, a Georgia slave who learns all about the train and its mission. This revisionist drama stars the likes of Thuso Mbedu, Chase W. Dillon, Aaron Pierre, Joel Edgerton, and Owen Harn. Watch the trailer of The Underground Railroad

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  • #blackAF

    CREATOR: Kenya Barris
    CAST: Kenya Barris, Rashida Jones & Iman Benson
    The Barris family find themselves coming into new money and have their lives forever changed. They try to adjust to life in the fast lane, but find this to be a messy path to pursue as a black family in a world that seems to be constantly shifting, dealing with topics of parenting, relationships, and racial relations. Created by Kenya Barris, this domestic sitcom features the talents of Rashida Jones, Kenya Barris, Iman Benson, Genneya Walton, Scarlet Spencer, Justin Claiborne and Ravi Cabot-Conyers. Watch the trailer of #blackAF

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  • black-ish

    CREATOR: Kenya Barris
    CAST: Anthony Anderson, Tracee Ellis Ross & Marcus Scribner
    A family man struggles to gain a sense of cultural identity while raising his kids in a predominantly white, upper-middle-class neighborhood. Watch the trailer of black-ish

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  • Lovecraft Country

    CREATOR: Jordan Peele
    CAST: Jonathan Majors, Jurnee Smollett & Wunmi Mosaku
    From executive producer Jordan Peele (Get Out, Us) comes another surreal slice of chilling horror. Based on the novel by Matt Ruff, Lovecraft Country finds Atticus Black taking part in a road trip with his friends across 1950s America to find his missing dad. But traveling through Jim Crow America is no easy adventure for Atticus, finding himself caught up in a racist stir that soon unearths an otherworldly evil. Created by Misha Green, the series stars Jonathan Majors, Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Wunmi Mosaku, and Aunjanue Ellis. Watch the trailer of Lovecraft Country

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  • Black Monday

    CREATOR: David Caspe
    CAST: Don Cheadle, Andrew Rannells & Regina Hall
    On Black Monday October 19, 1987, famous for the enormous sotck market crash on Wall Street, A group of outsiders takes on the establishment of Wall Street. Watch the trailer of Black Monday

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  • Rel

    CREATOR: Kevin Barnett, Lil Rel Howery, Josh Rabinowitz
    CAST: LilRel Howery, Jess “Hilarious” Moore & Jordan L. Jones
    Rel is a dark comedy starring Lil Rel Howery as a successful comedian whose marriage has just fallen apart. It's time to put his life back on track. Watch the trailer of Rel

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  • Grown-ish

    CREATOR: Kenya Barris & Larry Wilmore
    CAST: Yara Shahidi, Francia Raisa & Emily Arlook
    A spinoff of ABC's comedy "Black-ish," about Zoey Johnson. This time she has to struggle with sex, drugs & relationships while in college. Watch the trailer of Grown-ish

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  • The Porter

    The black community takes flight as the roaring 1920s soar in this historical drama. North America becomes a new land for those to stake their claim after the events of World War I. But with racism and sexism still flowing as a constant throughout the continent, that struggle of achieving dreams and making their own way in the world. Numerous characters are followed as they attempt to deal with a new America, eventually forming such black communities as Little Burgundy, Montreal which would become better known as the Harlem of the North Read more

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  • Godfather of Harlem

    CREATOR: Chris Brancato
    CAST: Forest Whitaker, Vincent D'Onofrio & Giancarlo Esposito
    The true story of infamous crime boss Bumpy Johnson, who in the early 1960s returned from ten years in prison to find the neighborhood he once ruled in shambles. With the streets controlled by the... Read more

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  • All American

    CREATOR: April Blair
    CAST: Daniel Ezra, Bre-Z, Greta Onieogou, Samantha Logan
    When a rising high school football player from South Central L.A. is recruited to play for Beverly Hills High, the wins, losses and struggles of two families from vastly different worlds - Compton and... Read more

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  • Black Lightning

    CREATOR: Salim Akil & Mara Brock Akil
    CAST: Cress Williams, China Anne McClain, Nafessa Williams, Christine Adams
    Another superhero show with a black hero as the main protagonist, good stuff. Black Lighting is about a retired superhero who becomes a vigilante for justice. It is... Read more

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  • The Chi

    CREATOR: Lena Waithe
    CAST: Jason Mitchell, Alex Hibbert & Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine
    This black drama on Showtime sheds its light on a South Chicago Community that undergoes a lot after a series of events brings the lives of its resident Brandon, Emmet,... Read more

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  • Snowfall

    CREATOR: Eric Amadio
    CAST: Isaiah John, Damson Idris, Carter Hudson, Sergio Peris-Mencheta
    A CIA agent, at the time of te cocaine epidemic in the 80's, is trying to fund the Contras, and a whole lot more. It's a TV movie made into a show. A CIA agent,... Read more

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    RATING: 80/100

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African-American tv shows are on the rise. Beautiful rich drama's in which black characters play strong and empowering roles are long over due. It finally appears to be kicking off, and we have listed the best black shows out there.