Afro-Arabian Nights: Arabian Nights Afro City, fabulous women deal with life and love.For more info, see here: “Well, as an avid fan of SATC, the TV series (not so much the films…Viewers are directed to resources and information that take into account many diverse perspectives.” 12 Steps to Recovery (creator: Tony Clomax), A well-shot romantic comedy about Parrish, who, dumped by his girlfriend, goes on 12 blind dates.
Anthony Anderson, quoted in the Examiner, says the show is a throwback to the 80s primetime soaps: “The show is escapism…It shows Anacostia in a completely different way that I don’t think people get a chance to see.
People usually see ‘local teen gets shot’, but, they don’t see everyday that there are people out there working, striving and have great lives.” Ahshe, Web series about Emma’s journey to self-discovery starring Emma Caufield, and in the second season Tracie Thoms ().
Between Women, and Single, Blacktress, Blind Date (creator: Melanie Hamilton), Date Web A woman goes on a series of bad blind dates. Blood Brothers (creator: Von Ware), Br0thers Blue Belle (creator: Perry Lang): A teacher moonlights as a prostitute in this drama. B-Rock, Prod An animated satire of President Obama, who morphs into a secret ghetto superhero when he doesn’t get his cigarettes.
Breach, and the City, With No Game, With No Game The Brown Betties Guide (creators: Peppur Chambers, Morenike Evans), relationship advice is given.
For more on , created by Dwight Allen O’Neal, explores black gay men as urban performers.
The Chronicles, (creator: Nia Malika Dixon), Series** , whose title refers to the cocoon an insect creates before it transforms, tells the story of Jamal, a young Muslim man living in Baltimore with an infant child and a less-than-desirable career choice: drug dealing. Chump Change S, Black Web Series speculates this was the first black web series.
blaah), looks the closest in spirit to being on a par with SATC as anything else I’ve seen, with the added bonus that it has it’s own unabashed flair, wit, style and individuality that only an afrocentric slant could lend to it.” All About the Mc Kenzies, Almost 30, Entertainment After his girlfriend dumps him, the 27 year-old Justin’s life plans are thrown.
Anacostia (creator: Anthony Anderson), A soap opera about the Washington, D. neighborhood, including issues of marital problems, violence and same-sex love.
Below is a list of scripted web shows (or webisodes), starring, marketed to or produced by black and people of color.