A Black Lady Sketch Show: Season 1 | Official Trailer | HBO

Black Girl Magic is in full effect and I don’t believe TV will ever be the same.




There’s a ton of comedy and legend cameos and celebrity guest appearances in the show.


Even in the short one minute, 50 second long trailer, people everywhere are super stoked for the Aug. 2 premiere on HBO. Here is what some has to say about the show already.

Another Twitter user stated:

Whew the amount of talent in this trailer is outstanding and the music? This really is about to be one of the best shows ever

During the Essence Festival, fans a got to watch the first premiere episode of the show.
First Look into New HBO show ‘A Black Lady Sketch Show’ At Essence Festival
Comedian and writer, Robin Thede and Executive Producer, Issa Rae created the narrative sketch show because they wanted to empower female actresses to be authentic.
“Seeing us, Black women , on screen is political”, Thede said. The main cast, Thede, Gabrielle Dennis, Ashley Nicole Black and Quinta Brunson all deliver an aura of edge and comedic distinction, according to Thede, that she wanted to bring to the show. She reveals she was seeking variety and multiple talents to the screen with her. It’s no surprise that Essence Festival was honored to feature the first episode to an excited audience of festival attendees.

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