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The Carmichael Show 

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Follows stand-up comedian Jerrod Carmichael as he navigates through life with his therapist in-training girlfriend and his heavily opinionated family.
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Series cast summary:
Jerrod Carmichael ...  Jerrod Carmichael 32 episodes, 2015-2017
Amber Stevens West ...  Maxine 32 episodes, 2015-2017
Lil Rel Howery ...  Bobby Carmichael 32 episodes, 2015-2017
Tiffany Haddish ...  Nekeisha 32 episodes, 2015-2017
Loretta Devine ...  Cynthia Carmichael 32 episodes, 2015-2017
David Alan Grier ...  Joe Carmichael 32 episodes, 2015-2017
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Follows stand-up comedian Jerrod Carmichael as he navigates through life with his therapist in-training girlfriend and his heavily opinionated family.

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English

Release Date:

26 August 2015 (USA) See more »

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Go Jerrod Go See more »

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16:9 HD
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The show is set in Charlotte, North Carolina. Jerrod Carmichael's hometown is actually Winston-Salem, North Carolina. See more »

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Truth and Humor - Episode 2
28 August 2015 | by deniserudeeSee all my reviews

Episode 1 interested me enough to watch Episode 2. This is where I really saw the potential of this show. Within the "typical" sitcom styling, is a gift of dialog about painful and volatile issues in an up-front and personal way, while creating laughter along with empathy. I am happy to see we have a "Black" show where the characters can talk about real life, and be funny, silly, vulnerable, intelligent, and human without being caricatures. I will be even happier when we have a show with primarily Black actors (or Asian, or Latino, or any other not-seen-in-large-numbers-on-TV group) that will be just a show, not a "insert ethnicity" show. This is one of those shows that might help that along. Kudos to the writers, actors and producers. I wish them success.


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