Black-ish season 3 to premiere on September 21, 2016
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About the show
Black-ish is a popular American sitcom that is currently airing on the ABC channel in the United States. The comedy series was created by Kenya Barris who also executive produces the show alongside Anthony Anderson, Brian Dobbins, Helen Sugland, Jonathan Groff, Larry Wilmore, Paul Young and Laurence Fishburne. Black-ish is co-produced for ABC by ABC Studios, Khalabo Ink Society, Wilmore Films, Cinema Gypsy Productions and Principato-Young Entertainment. Season 1 of Black-ish debuted on the ABC channel on September 24, 2014.
The storyline of Black-ish revolves around an upper-middle-class African-American family. The series stars Anthony Anderson, Tracee Ellis Ross, Yara Shahidi, Marcus Scribner, Miles Brown, Marsai Martin, Jeff Meacham and Jenifer Lewis.
Season 2 of Black-ish premiered on the ABC channel in the US on Wednesday, September 23, 2015 at 9:30pm ET/PT and it is set to consist of 22 thirty-minute episodes. The debut season of the sitcom has garnered great critical acclaim: the show has been nominated for a number of awards. The most notable wins include 2014 NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Comedy Series, Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series for Anthony Anderson, Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series for Tracee Ellis Ross, Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for Yara Shahidi and Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series for Laurence Fishburne.
Viewer reception and chances of renewal
Season 1 of Black-ish did very well in the ratings department, having averaged 7.1 million viewers per episode. Just a few episodes into its second season, Black-ish is currently averaging 6.2 million viewers per episode. The sitcom has a high chance of getting renewed. Since there has been no word yet from ABC about a potential third season, check back with us for the latest news, or subscribe to our notifications and get the premiere date of Black-ish season 3 automatically sent to your inbox as soon as it is announced.
UPDATED December 18, 2015: The first installment of the current season had ten episodes and concluded on December 9, 2015. The sitcom is currently on a Christmas break. Season 2B of Black-ish is set to return to the ABC channel on Wednesday, January 6, 2016. Viewers will have twelve more episodes to enjoy next year, while the network will have more time to decide the fate of the comedy series. Stay tuned for the latest news.
UPDATED March 4, 2016: If you are a fan of the ABC network’s critically acclaimed and praised comedy series, we have good news for you. In a slew of unexpected early renewals, the network has yesterday greenlit its top-rated dramas, unscripted shows and comedy series. Currently in its sophomore season, Black-ish has been officially picked up for another installment. The sitcom is at the moment delivering an average viewership of 6 million people, and although it is a 15% drop, the network has decided to give it another chance. Sign up for our updates and we will notify you via email when the release date of Black-ish season 3 is scheduled.
UPDATED June 30, 2016: As ABC has finally revealed its 2016-2017 season fall premiere schedule, a spot on the Wednesday night comedy block has been confirmed for Black-ish, among other series. The down-to-earth sitcom series will return with its third season on September 21, 2016 at 9:30pm, immediately preceded by Modern Family season 8 premiere – and hopefully should retain some of its lead-in audience. The show was initially a strong ratings performer, but the numbers have been declining, and it needs to stay on track if the creators want to secure another renewal. Sign up for our e-mail notifications, and be automatically reminded of Black-ish season 3 premiere one day in advance.
The Johnsons are coming back at you September 21 at 9:30|8:30c on ABC! pic.twitter.com/MdmqZk9ssu— black-ish (@black_ishABC) 28 июня 2016 г.