Who remembers turning on the TV on Monday nights to watch our favorite melanin shows like Girlfriends, The Parkers, One on One and more? Well, get ready to add some new material to your binge-list, because your favs are returning to streaming platforms!
Netflix announced this week that they will be adding The Parkers, One on One, Girlfriends, Moesha, Half and Half, Sister Sister and The Game to their black-lead category. Fans and even some of the actors we know and love showed their love for the Netflix additions all over social media.
Time to pop bottles🍾🍾
The following classic shows are coming to @Netflix (US)
Moesha – Aug 1
The Game S1-3 – Aug 15
Sister Sister – Sept 1
Girlfriends – Sept 11
The Parkers – Oct 1
Half & Half – Oct 15
One on One – Oct 15
To celebrate, here’s a message from your faves: pic.twitter.com/zohNPEo0rz
— Strong Black Lead (@strongblacklead) July 29, 2020
this week keeps getting better x better 😭😭😭😭😱😍😍😍 https://t.co/R35iMkERBr
— chloe x halle (@chloexhalle) July 29, 2020
— Gabrielle Union (@itsgabrielleu) July 29, 2020
When are they available?
According to Netflix’s Strong Black Lead page on twitter, the schedule for the additions is as follows. Moesha will be available on August 1st, with the first three seasons of The Game premiering two weeks later on the 15th. Sister Sister will join the lineup on September 1st, with Girlfriends following on the 11th and The Parkers on October 1st. Half and Half and One on One will round things off joining Netflix on October 15th.
While there is no timetable on how long the shows will be available, fans of classic Black Television will finally get to enjoy the shows they know and love. Be sure to tell us if you’ll be tuning in, and let us know which of these classics is your favorite!