The television sitcom Black-ish made its debut with the first season back in 2014 and has since then successfully aired seven of its seasons. Created by Kenya Barris, the show is all set to enter with its eighth installment from next year. The story of a family man Dre who tries his best to preserve the culture he is from. And he also teaches his children to do the same and not follow the contemporary methods of living.
This will surely entertain the audience yet again with its interesting tale. With a surprise guest appearance by a famous personality, the otherwise uninteresting fundraising event will turn exciting for Dre this new season. If you, too, are excited, then keep on reading.
When will Episode 1 of Black-ish Season 8 Release?
The first episode of Black-ish’s eighth season is set to make its debut on Tuesday, January 4, 2022, on ABC. The episodes will be running for 22 minutes each and will follow a weekly release schedule every Tuesday.
Where to Watch Episode 1 of Black-ish Season 8?
Episode 1 of season 8 of Black-ish will be airing on ABC at 9.30 pm ET. However, if you happen to skip the television telecast, you can enjoy the episode on ABC’s app and the official website of ABC by using the cable credentials.
The episodes will also be live-streaming on YouTube TV, Hulu+Live TV, Fubo TV, Sling TV, DirecTV and Xfinity. Those who prefer to buy or rent the released episodes can do the same from Google Play Movies, Amazon Prime Video, Vudu, iTunes, Spectrum and Microsoft Store.
What to Know Before Watching Episode 1 of Black-ish Season 8?
Titled That’s What Friends Are For, episode 1 of season 8 of Black-ish will show Rainbow desperately trying to convince Dre to go into a fundraising event to make new pals. But the latter believes that no interesting people will be gracing the event and that it would be of no use to attend the same.
But when Dre learns that the guest for the special event is none other than First Lady Michelle Obama, he would definitely change his mind and look forward to meeting the guest.
Who are All there in Black-ish Season 8?
Season 8 of Black-ish will have known names from previous installments, like Anthony Anderson portraying the role of Andre Johnson, a.k.a Dre, who is a wealthy black man aiming to preserve this culture.
He lives with his mother, Ruby Johnson (portrayed by Jenifer Lewis), wife Rainbow Johnson, a.k.a Bow (portrayed by Tracee Ellis Ross), their three children Andre Johnson Jr. (portrayed by Marcus Scribner), JacksonJohnson (portrayed by Miley Brown) and Diane Johnson (portrayed byMarsai Martin).
They will be joined by Jeff Meacham, Katlyn Nichol, Deon Cole and Peter MacKenzie in their respective roles. To make the premiere of the eighth season all the more special, First Lady Michelle Obama will be gracing as the guest star.