A Black Lady Sketch Show is a narrative series set in a limitless magical reality full of dynamic, hilarious characters and celebrity guests. The show presents sketches performed by a core cast of black women, including Robin Thede, Ashley Nicole Black, Gabrielle Dennis and Quinta Brunson. Read More


Essential Black Lady Sketches

Here are a few unforgettable sketches you can’t stop talking about.

The Magic Behind a Black Lady Sketch


“A Black Lady Sketch Show Is a Revolution”

“Robin Thede and Issa Rae deliver an energetic, funny and wonderfully distinctive new sketch show to HBO’s variety lineup.”

“Overall, ‘A Black Lady Sketch Show’ is a satirical sketch comedy series that provides an upheaval of laughs with a distinctive flavor.”

“‘A Black Lady Sketch Show’ is a shining example of the great work you get when equality comes to comedy.”

“It’s a happy surprise, filled with laughter, that celebrates black women. It’s also long, long overdue.”

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