|Gerald ‘Slink’ Johnson||Jesus 31 episodes, 2014-2019|
|Valenzia Algarin||Dianne / 22 episodes, 2014-2019|
|Charlie Murphy||Vic 21 episodes, 2014-2015|
|Kali Hawk||Maggie 21 episodes, 2014-2015|
|Andra Fuller||Fish 21 episodes, 2014-2015|
‘ Black Jesus ‘ season 2 premiered on Adult Swim on September 18, 2015, and wrapped up on November 27, 2015. It consisted of 11, 20-minute episodes. ‘ Black Jesus ‘ Season 3, after a hiatus of three years, released on September 20, 2019, and ended its 10-episode run on November 29, 2019.
20. It last aired in November 2015. The series was created by Aaron McGruder (also known for creating “The Boondocks”) and Mike Clattenberg and stars Gerald “Slink” Johnson as Jesus Christ .
“Black Jesus,” created with fellow executive producer and director Mike Clattenburg , reflects McGruder’s raw-edged comedic sensibilities, flavored with a barrage of bleeped-out expletives and even more instances of the N-word than “The Boondocks.” The robe-wearing Black Jesus (Gerald “Slink” Johnson) wanders around a
Brian Lowry of Variety gave the series a positive review, saying ” Black Jesus is funny in part because it ventures so eagerly into areas most producers and networks, worn down by years of calls for sponsor boycotts and bad publicity, have simply decided it’s easier to avoid.” Robert Lloyd of the Los Angeles Times gave
Jesus’ name in Hebrew was “ Yeshua ” which translates to English as Joshua . So how did we get the name “Jesus”?
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