The Boondocks is coming again because of HBO Max. The upcoming WarnerMedia streaming service has ordered 24 episodes of the animated social satire, and unique collection creator Aaron McGruder will return for the 2 new seasons.
McGruder initially created The Boondocks as a comic book strip in 1996. McGruder ultimately pitched the comedian as an animated collection which was picked up by Grownup Swim for 3 seasons.
The brand new collection will following self-proclaimed civil rights legend Robert “Granddad” Freeman and his two grandsons Huey and Riley. The household strikes to a quiet group in suburban Maryland simply as its group authorities is being taken over by Uncle Ruckus and his weird neo-fascist regime.
As a part of the announcement McGruder stated, “there’s a singular alternative to revisit the world of The Boondocks and do it over once more for at this time. It’s loopy how totally different the instances we reside in at the moment are – each politically and culturally – greater than a decade previous the unique collection and 20 years previous the unique newspaper comedian. There’s quite a bit to say and it ought to be enjoyable.”
McGruder will return to as showrunner for the brand new seasons of the present, which might be produced together with Sony Footage Animation and Sony Footage Tv. The present’s new season will launch someday in fall 2020 with a 50-minute particular. The unique 55 episodes of the collection, which initially aired from 2005 to 2010, might be obtainable on HBO Max as quickly because the streaming service launches.