Black-ish centers on an upper-middle-class black man who struggles to raise his children with some sense of cultural identity despite constant contradictions and obstacles coming from his liberal wife, old-school father, and his own assimilated, color-blind kids.
Black-ish Season 5 (2018-2019)
|5x01 Gap Year |
After dropping Junior off at college, Dre and Bow are beside themselves when they find him back at home announcing his decision to take a gap year. Meanwhile, Jack and Diane begin ...
|Oct. 16, 2018|
|5x02 Don’t You Be My Neighbor |
The neighbors decide to rent their house out for homestays and it’s causing problems for the Johnsons. Dre develops a newfound joy of calling the cops over petty neighborhood issues ...
|Oct. 23, 2018|
|5x03 Scarred for Life |
The twins opt out of the family Halloween costume for fear it will hurt their social status in middle school. Dre and Bow take it upon themselves to protect them from bullies by putting ...
|Oct. 30, 2018|
|5x04 Purple Rain (100th Episode) |
The family is shocked to learn that Jack and Diane are not familiar with the iconic music of Prince. One by one, each member of the family works to explain Prince’s tremendous impact ...
|Nov. 13, 2018|
|5x05 Good Grief |
Bow’s mom, Alicia, visits the family for the first time since the loss of Bow’s dad, and she is still heavily grieving. Bow decides to throw a big luau-themed party for what would ...
|Nov. 20, 2018|
|5x06 Stand Up, Fall Down |
Junior hasn’t been doing much at home during his gap year, so Dre decides to put him to work as an intern at Stevens & Lido. Junior is astonished to see Dre’s co-workers say offensive ...
|Nov. 27, 2018|
|5x07 Friends Without Benefits |
Bow makes a new friend at work and Dre thinks she has broken bird syndrome. Meanwhile, Junior transforms his shared room with Jack into a frat house, and Ruby and Diane gang up against ...
|Dec. 04, 2018|
|5x08 Christmas in Theater Eight |
The Johnsons have a tradition of going to the movies on Christmas and they can never agree on what to see. Dre wants to see an important film about Rosa Parks, but they all want to ...
|Dec. 11, 2018|
|5x09 Wilds of Valley Glen |
Dre must take Jack and Diane on a mandatory camping trip for school and hatches a plan for them to escape to a fancy hotel for some pampering. Meanwhile, Bow gets an award at work, ...
|Jan. 08, 2019|
|5x10 Black Like Us |
Dre and Bow are furious after Diane isn’t lit properly in her class photo. Diane doesn’t want to make it a big deal, but they decide to talk to the principal about the need for ...
|Jan. 15, 2019|
|5x11 Waltz in A Minor |
Dre’s teenage cousin Kyra needs a place to stay and the Johnsons decide to take her in, but they have different approaches to helping her adjust to suburban life. Meanwhile, Jack ...
|Jan. 22, 2019|
|5x12 Dreamgirls and Boys |
Dre and Bow struggle with the changing times of identity politics and gender neutrality. Diane auditions for the school play and scores the male lead part, but her crush starts spending ...
|Feb. 05, 2019|
|5x13 Son of a Pitch |
Junior is working at Stevens & Lido as an intern and takes some time to find his footing; but when he offers an idea during a pitch meeting, Dre immediately puts him in his place ...
|Feb. 19, 2019|
|5x14 Black History Month |
Dre is upset after he learns that Jack and Diane are getting the same surface-level education about Black History Month that he got when he was growing up. After taking it up with ...
|Feb. 26, 2019|
|5x15 justakidfromcompton |
Dre and Bow want to send Kyra to Valley Glen Prep, but after the school treats them like a charity case, they are infuriated. Meanwhile, Junior wants to get a job as Josh's assistant ...
|Mar. 19, 2019|
|5x16 Enough is Enough |
After Kyra’s estranged father, Perry, shows up and wants to bring Kyra home to Houston, Dre and Bow work to show him the amazing life they can provide for her. Meanwhile, the kids ...
|Mar. 26, 2019|
|5x17 Each One, Teach One |
Dre feels like he has made a difference with the diversity at Stevens & Lido as the head of the Urban Division, but when Junior tells him that Josh is his mentor, Dre flips out. Meanwhile, ...
|Apr. 02, 2019|
|5x18 Andre Johnson: Good Person |
As they are planning Devante's birthday, Bow wants to be more mindful with all the new child-rearing rules these days, but Dre isn't having it. Junior tells Jack and Diane that they ...
|Apr. 09, 2019|
|5x19 Under the Influence |
Jack is going through an experimental phase and getting himself into trouble, so Dre chaperones the twins' school dance to keep an eye on him. Meanwhile, ...
|Apr. 16, 2019|
|5x20 Good in the 'Hood |
Dre's sister Rhonda takes Jack and Diane to her part of town in a black neighborhood and claims the twins are scared of their own community. Dre and Rhonda ...
|Apr. 23, 2019|
|5x21 FriDre Night Lights |
Dre is thrilled when Jack makes the football team, but Bow is against the idea. Meanwhile, Diane wants Junior to drive her to her first real date with Jalen, but Junior overstays ...
|Apr. 30, 2019|
|5x22 Becoming Bow |
After Dre and the kids question Bow’s unusual upbringing, we flashback to a young, 12-year old Rainbow living in a commune with her family. When the commune is unexpectedly raided, ...
|May. 07, 2019|
|5x23 Is It Desert or Dessert? |
Dre has concerns about Jack and Diane spending the weekend with their friends’ family in the desert. Meanwhile, Pops is forced to come to terms with how he treats women after he ...
|May. 14, 2019|
|5x24 Relatively Grown Man |
After Junior gets an offer for his dream job working with Migos, Dre and Bow are determined to convince him to return to college and get his degree. (Season Finale)
|May. 21, 2019|
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