Steve unwittingly inspires Romeo and Bullethead to protest the school's new uniform policy; after promising Lovita that he'll never to take it off, Cedric loses his wedding ring.

Featuring urban short films by our next great filmmakers, this episode includes: Straw Man: A scarecrow sets out to save his family’s farm from foreclosure. CODA: A dancer struggles with identity when she meets a Deaf man who stirs up feelings about growing up hearing in a Deaf family. Tape…

With a Seoul twist on traditional fried chicken, Master Chef Shular Shows you how to create the popular “on social media” cuisine Korean Fried Chicken wings in your home.

Join Master Chef Shular as he serves up the All-American Burger, Fries and Ice Cream- but in a completely twisted way. You’ll be ready to cook up a Shrimp & Lobster Burger with Sweet Potato Fries the Shular way. You’ll even learn how to take the classic sundae to another…

Momma Lena comes down to Earth as an angel to check on her three daughters; Fran, Christine and Tonia. She sits on the side of the stage, The Angels Corner and narrates the play in between the scenes. Fran and her husband Phillip are lawyers at top law firms; Christine…

A diverse, somewhat divided community comes together to save a once popular suburban school in danger of closing while an ambitious, newly-appointed principal and a handful of committed teachers -- none of whom see eye to eye -- try to maintain a sense of normalcy in the midst of the…

Jr. and Vanessa announce that they want to have the baby at home with the help of Summer Breeze, a midwife whose natural childbirth methods include the whole family's participation.

Jr. and Vanessa announce that they want to have the baby at home with the help of Summer Breeze, a midwife whose natural childbirth methods include the whole family's participation.

Michael can't focus on much else after learning that he'll be going to sports legend Michael Jordan's fantasy basketball camp in Las Vegas. Everyone shares his excitement – but for different reasons – and finds some reason as to why they should tag along. Once there, Michael learns that there's…

Michael can't focus on much else after learning that he'll be going to sports legend Michael Jordan's fantasy basketball camp in Las Vegas. Everyone shares his excitement – but for different reasons – and finds some reason as to why they should tag along. Once there, Michael learns that there's…

9:00pm

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A singer-songwriter trying to make amends with her dying father raises money to save him by entering a singing competition.

Ryan and Sebastian seem to have it all - a successful practice, best-selling books and an Emmy-nominated TV show. Behind the scenes, however, their relationship is falling apart and are keeping up appearances to save their lucrative careers. When the truth is suddenly exposed, Ryan and Sebastian must face the…

Featuring the best of urban short films by tomorrow’s next great filmmakers, this episode includes: God Bless the Cook: Chef Roslyn Spence trained at Le Cordon Bleu in Paris, but her biggest critic remains her mother, a 94-year-old self-taught cook for Hollywood's biggest stars. Healing in Color: In a world…

Jackson State University alumna Kelly Kinkaid talks all things Jackson State University, her journey in the entertainment industry, along with building Sway in the Morning.

Celebrity Chef and Virginia State University alum Chef X discusses how he began as a chef, his celebrity clients, and what it was like being a Trojan.

DJ Stormy joins HBCU 101 to talk about her time at both Dillard University and Alabama State University, along with her career as a DJ and what it was like deejaying at the Super Bowl.

Howard University alum Arinze Emeagwali joins the show to talk about everything from his experience in undergrad, his career in marketing, and the development of the Nike Yard Runners campaign.

With just two weeks until their dream wedding Faith and Norman think they have it all. But when an illness Faith has been keeping secret starts to flair up the couple will soon realize that love and sacrifice go hand-in-hand.

11:00am

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Set in the 1950's, the relationship between two black brothers, one is a police captain, the other an attorney, is torn apart when the captain's son is wrongly accused of the murder of a white man, and he is unable to fully defend himself.

Bernie takes Jordan to the barbershop so he can observe other African-American guys and learn how to be a man; unfortunately Jordan repeats something Bernie had said about Earl the barber’s shaking hands.

When Vanessa gets a boyfriend, Bernie disapproves… until the boyfriend takes an interest in getting Jordan involved in sports and all things “old school.”

Wanda quits her job when a co-worker is promoted over her, but her presence in the house distracts Bernie as he prepares comedy material for an appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show; Jordan arranges for boys to have access to Vanessa.

Bernie looks forward to a family reunion, but when his relatives get on his nerves, he’s happy to return home… only to discover that his relatives have come to the house for a “reunion after-party.”

When Marion "Mad Dog" Casey is cut from his pro football team, his wife decides it's time she goes back to work and for him to be the stay-at-home parent. After a few boring weeks of ballet, Marion suddenly discovers that his daughter's real skill is in soccer. Now, this…

Spelman College alumna Nani Edwards joins the show to discuss her experience at Spelman College, her clothing line, along with her custom Nike Spelman College shoe.

Hampton University alum Jeff Granger joins the show to discuss his time at Hampton University, playing basketball oversees professionally, and provides some financial gems.

Chef G. Garvin takes everyday ingredients that are easy to find from any pantry and turns them into great homemade decadent meals in minutes, with recipes that will be smooth and easy for the novice cook and effortless for the culinary veteran. Recipes: Bone-in Ribeye, Sauteed Cream Corn; Cheeseburger

Chef G. Garvin takes everyday ingredients that are easy to find from any pantry and turns them into great homemade decadent meals in minutes, with recipes that will be smooth and easy for the novice cook and effortless for the culinary veteran. Recipes: Salmon Gouda Melt; T-Bone Steak; Smoke Salmon…

Aaron’s got his work cut out for him when spotlight-loving bride Jill shows up with a picky group of friends, and her discriminating ex-boyfriend. After skipping the ceremony and wedding dress the first time around, second time bride Kassondra enlists Keasha’s help to make her look like a princess for…

Bride Katherine shares a bittersweet appointment with her terminally ill mother. Sensitive Amy faces a barrage of negative criticism from her entourage. Will Aaron be able to bring her back from the brink? In a Keasha’s Perfect Dress first, future groom Andrew proposes to his girlfriend Meghan inside the store.…

Type A bride Alana has a modest budget, but extravagant taste. Will Keasha be able to split the difference and find her the perfect dress? Sarah is experiencing buyer’s remorse after hastily purchasing a wedding dress that she didn’t love. Can Aaron help her find the real dress of her…

Kathrina comes to Keasha’s Perfect Dress to find the dress of her dreams. The only problem is that her boyfriend hasn’t proposed to her yet. Feisty bride Knesia is stuck on a dress that she tried on at a different store. Will Keasha be able to persuade her try something…

Regina's parents arrive in Chicago to celebrate their wedding anniversary; Steve's music is at the center of a dispute between rappers Snoop Doggy Dogg and Sean "Puffy" Combs.

A group of sisters, who were once a semi-popular girl group, reunite to give their dreams of being singing sensations one last chance.

With her career stalling, her pending marriage still pending and her dreams on hold, Jazz is searching for a new direction in her life. At her sister’s insistence, and with the help of a handsome (and frustrating) young lawyer, she begins working for a local community center teaching adults how…

Candy Meyers is a successful anchor on a top-rated national magazine show. Fierce, independent and committed to her job Candy can see only one thing missing from her life; her birth mother. Now, Candy will take a journey into her past that will change her life forever. ABFF winner.

Featuring the best of urban short films by tomorrow’s next great filmmakers, this episode includes: The Soldier: When a homeless veteran receives news of his former wife dying, he embarks on a journey to reunite with his adult daughter and overcome his PTSD in the process. Sorry For Your Loss:…

A second-time-around love story that proves that, even though you've been married once, you don't automatically get it right the second time.

In this story of trust and expectations two couples' relationships are put to a test that will shape the rest of their lives.

When an overwhelmed Jr. thinks he is not smart enough to take care of his own son, Michael tells Jr. that "Jr., Jr." is a "magic baby," and that every time he holds him, it will make Jr. smarter. The ploy works, but in the process Jr. becomes somewhat arrogant…

Michael advises Jr. that it's ok to spend some time away from Vanessa and the baby, but his advice misfires when Jr. invites Jay along to their all-male poker game. Michael decides, in turn, to crash Jay's all-female book club, where they're discussing the latest book by Angeline Boudreaux.

Michael decides to help Junior on his women approach techniques, seeing that his son has absolutely no clue on how to behave around women. His advice consists on primarily having women say "really?", which is the key for a successful approach. When Jr. tests Michael’s advice on one of Claire…

Feeling that she has no space and time of her own due to home duties, Jay decides to paint. The result is a portrait of Michael based on Michelangelo's David, which makes Michael feel a little bit "diminished". They start an argument over it, which ends on Michael finally agreeing…

Michael's old friend Tommy is coming over and Michael is very excited because he and Tommy used to compete for everything. But his excitement soon turns into awkwardness when Tommy shows in on a wheelchair and Michael doesn't know how to act with the situation. Tommy decides to take advantage…

Jay decides to attend an "Open Your Heart" seminar for struggling couples, even though she and Michael are happier than ever. Her excuse is "prevention", but Michael warns her not to try fixing something that isn't broken. At the seminar, they are teased against each other and stop talking to…

Featuring the best of urban short films by tomorrow’s next great filmmakers, this episode includes: Voices Unheard: Voices Unheard is a collection of Black stories from right within our backyards that uplifts, informs & inspires. Not Just a Name: This documentary explores the stigma and racial bias experienced by African…

It’s all about a salute to New Orleans, and the staple dish that everyone loves to order when they are in the Big Easy. Yo-Yo jumps in the kitchen and gives viewers and her daughter Tiffany a lesson on how to make a quick and easy Shrimp Gumbo, that’s so…

Hope you are hungry for something hot and delicious! Yo-Yo puts a spin on a classic grilled cheese sandwich that is out of this world! 3 types of cheese and her arsenal of herbs and spices takes this sandwich to another level. She serves it with a rich and creamy…

In this episode Yo-Yo shares her love for Mexican food, and similar to her other dishes, they are loved by both her family and friends. On the Mexican inspired menu is ground turkey and chicken breast Burritos that are satisfying and delicious. Yo-Yo then kicks it up a notch with…

Yo-Yo gets a hearty Amen for her downright delicious gospel brunch meal. She hangs out with her good friend “Big Bub” and whips up a breakfast casserole that is filled with everything from sausage, potatoes, mushrooms and of course eggs, as always it’s downright delicious!

A family man makes a mistake that changes his life forever. Now he must start a journey to forgiveness that will bring him back to love, family and faith.

A powerful and inspirational musical stage play that will evoke an array of emotions.  Cynthia Wyatt, as a troubled teen, abandons her fraternal twin infants, leaving her own mother Annie Ruth Wyatt to raise the children. Now, it's 25 years later and one of the twins Josephine Wyatt, an attorney at Barnes…

Jr. is finally ready to propose to Vanessa, but every time he tries to do so, something interrupts him, including Michael and Jay -- who are preparing to compete against each other in a karaoke.

At first, Michael is skeptical that Jay can be successful at opening her own soul food restaurant. But his competitive and supportive sides emerge when the Hoos, the owners of the Chinese restaurant across the street, use sneaky tactics to put "Jay's Soooooouuuul Kitchen" out of business.

Jr. and Vanessa announce that they want to get married in two weeks, Vanessa having told Jr. that she wants a small, simple wedding. Michael and Jay offer to help plan it, but instead of something simple and sweet, they plan an elaborate and expensive ceremony that includes dolphins, a…

When he realizes that the kids are falling behind in cultural and intellectual advancement, Bernie imposes enrichment programs that backfire.

Michael (aka: Chief Bald Eagle) is recruited to camp out with Kady and her friends and teach them Native American lore. Meanwhile, Clare and "the new Tony" plan to stay out all night themselves: they're plotting to sneak out to a "rave."

Michael wants some time alone in the house and makes a deal with Jay for her and the kids to get out of the house. But of course it doesn't come as easy as he hoped. He has to pay for Claire to agree on going to the mall and…

Jay nominates Michael for the "Small Businessman of the Year" award and he assumes he's going to win it (especially after a golfing buddy on the organization's board tells him: "If my vote were the only one that counted, you'd be a shoo-in"). Meanwhile, Claire helps herself to items from…

Michael and Jay are asked to serve jury duty together. Michael's elected foreman and wants to move on the trial quickly so he can get home to watch the "Godfather" marathon on TV. But Jay won't vote in guilty because she thinks there has to be a debate first. Thanks…

Featuring the best of urban short films by tomorrow’s next great filmmakers, this episode includes: 365 Days in LA: In the midst of a pandemic and after a health scare, a veteran high school teacher halts her life and leaves all she knows behind. Black Dad: Social Black Parental Commentary…

Even the most accomplished woman can struggle when dealing with the belongs left behind by loved ones who have passed on. This extradentary homeowner, with a more than impressive resume, has decided its time to attack the mountains of memories and move on…and Michaele is just the right person to…

When it comes to closets, not all ladies like to share. Miss Lauren (not our host Lauren) and her husband are very much together but recently have SEPARATED CLOSETS! Lauren no longer wants to have two shared closets; she believes that in this instance, not sharing is, in fact, a…

Sharell is a fun, energetic wife and mother to two small children, but her energy stops dead in her pantry! Lauren, V and Tneisha took one look and christened this project pantry pandemonium! Sharell wants a space she can walk into and find exactly what she wants, but right now,…

A family room should be a place for relaxation and family fun but when clutter rules the day the space can be the cause of family tension with turmoil taking over. This family has made some effort to be organized but they feel that they are falling short as items…

A diverse, somewhat divided community comes together to save a once popular suburban school in danger of closing while an ambitious, newly-appointed principal and a handful of committed teachers -- none of whom see eye to eye -- try to maintain a sense of normalcy in the midst of the…

With just two weeks until their dream wedding Faith and Norman think they have it all. But when an illness Faith has been keeping secret starts to flair up the couple will soon realize that love and sacrifice go hand-in-hand.

When Jay wishes that Michael would give her the kind of romantic attention that she sees newlywed Vanessa getting from Jr., Michael decides to kill Jay with kindness so he can get back to watching TV and ignoring her. Meanwhile, Franklin tells Kady that he thinks he's too short and…

When Vanessa innocently buys Jr. a foosball game, Jr. discovers his competitive nature and becomes obnoxious when he wins. When Michael challenges Jr. and wins, he initially wants to teach his son a lesson about being a good winner. But then when Michael continues to win, his "fatherly lesson" goes…

Michael feels neglected because Jay is spending all of her time studying for her psychology final. He decides to tutor her, but his efforts cause her to fail. To make it up to her, he tries to bribe her professor to let her re-take the test. Meanwhile, when Kady thinks…

When Jay insists that Michael buy her a present for "Sweetheart's Day," a reluctant Michael comes up with a scheme to base the price of Jay's gift on her attitude towards him at a particular moment. He shares his plan with Jr., Tony and Franklin, hoping that they will follow…

Bernie forces Jordan to become friends with a nerd at school... only to discover, to his horror, that the nerd’s boring father wants to be Bernie’s friend.

The kids “unionize” — and then go on strike — after Bernie refuses to meet their demands for higher pay when they’re forced to complete tasks that go beyond normal chores.

As a very impressed Michael sees it, his son's girlfriend, Vanessa is an absolute prize: "She's beautiful, smart, personable and polite... you guys have nothing in common," he tells Jr. But there's something about her that rubs Jay the wrong way. Elsewhere in the courtship department, Kady's similarly smart and…

After walking in on Jr. and his girlfriend having sex on his bed, Michael decides that he and Junior can no longer live under the same roof and throws his son out. Feeling sympathetic for her baby, Jay opposes to Michael's attitude, but at the same time agrees the boy…

When Jr and Claire find a lost wallet containing $500, it's time for a session of "family court" to decide who gets the money. Meanwhile, Claire's boyfriend Tony induces her to become a vegetarian.

Claire has taken her driving permit, but Michael won't lend her the car because he doesn't think she can drive very well. Nevertheless, Claire steals the car keys thinking if she goes out really quickly while her parents are gone they will never notice. Unfortunately, she drives by them on…

Featuring the best of urban short films by tomorrow’s next great filmmakers, this episode includes: Kings: A rookie African American police officer on his first night on the job faces a veteran partner who abuses the power of his badge. ‘Til Death: A man learns he will forever be haunted…

Momma Lena comes down to Earth as an angel to check on her three daughters; Fran, Christine and Tonia. She sits on the side of the stage, The Angels Corner and narrates the play in between the scenes. Fran and her husband Phillip are lawyers at top law firms; Christine…

When Marion "Mad Dog" Casey is cut from his pro football team, his wife decides it's time she goes back to work and for him to be the stay-at-home parent. After a few boring weeks of ballet, Marion suddenly discovers that his daughter's real skill is in soccer. Now, this…

When the Kyles arrive at the Atlantis, Paradise Island resort in the Bahamas for their family vacation, Michael announces that all he wants to do is get some rest and relaxation-by himself. But no sooner does he settle into his lounge chair for some peace and quiet than his talkative…

While at the Atlantis, Paradise Island resort in the Bahamas for a family vacation, lovebirds Michael and Jay find themselves stranded on the isolated Magic Island - along with a rapidly rising tide -- and the only other person there who can help them is Michael's talkative and annoying golf…

Realizing that the garage is no longer a suitable living situation for Jr., Vanessa and the baby, Jay insists that Michael have it remodeled. When the contractor bids are too expensive for his taste, Michael decides to take on the job himself, with Jr.'s help. But when they get in…

Steve faces writer's block while writing a new song for Black History Month; Bullethead and Romeo convince a pair of older women that they live in Regina's apartment.

Lay out the banana leaves with Chef Kristol Bryant and fall in love with everything that’s plated at this bamboo Filipino home by James Beard Best Emerging Chefs.

Barbecue Chicken Grilled Cheese You won’t have to chose between 2 great staples, have your BBQ and Grilled Cheese too! Chef Jay shares how you can combine tangy bbq chicken and the sweet and salty sensation of grilled cheese buttered and seared to perfection.

Jay gets mad at Michael after finding a photo of an attractive former girlfriend among his things. Franklin has trouble admitting that his little sister Aretha is an outstanding singer.

Jay decides to spend more quality time with Michael - by watching him play golf. Meanwhile, Jr., who only wants to go to college because Vanessa's going, asks Franklin for help with the application essay.

Lay out the banana leaves with Chef Kristol Bryant and fall in love with everything that’s plated at this bamboo Filipino home by James Beard Best Emerging Chefs.

Barbecue Chicken Grilled Cheese You won’t have to chose between 2 great staples, have your BBQ and Grilled Cheese too! Chef Jay shares how you can combine tangy bbq chicken and the sweet and salty sensation of grilled cheese buttered and seared to perfection.

Featuring the best of urban short films by tomorrow’s next great filmmakers, this episode includes: The Last Rose: Against her mother’s wishes, a girl dates a guy that leads to her contracting HIV and ultimately her death. Radical Joy: In a time of mounting social unrest, a young Black woman…

Master Chef Daryl Shular shares easy techniques on creating the classic family meatball dish without sacrificing flavor. Mashed potatoes are whipped to perfection with surprising ingredients.

Best friends, Tao and Bren, have dreamed of having a double wedding since they were young girls. Now their dreams are about to come true as they plan their wedding ceremony with the men of their dreams. However during the blissful planning, both couples learn important information about their partners…

Reggie travels to Paris with Troy, his wife Piper and her sister Paula who starts to have feelings for Reggie. But when they return from Paris, Reggie decides to give a relationship with Lucky a try after she changed her mind about wanting to have kids. But Paula becomes suspicious…

The same day Michael realizes he can't fit into his favorite pair of vintage jeans, he runs into an old high school friend, the muscular Daryl (Terry Crews), who doesn't look any older than when Michael last saw him. He enlists Darryl's help to get him back into shape and,…

When Jay tells Michael that their love life will be even better if they are celibate for six months, Michael is willing to abide by her wishes, although reluctantly. Meanwhile, Franklin and Kady plant some seeds in the ground to symbolize their growing love for each other, but the seeds…

When Jr. wins a national competition for his cartoon entitled "My Wife and Kid" -- based on himself, Vanessa, the baby and the rest of the Kyle family -- it catches the attention of ABC. Michael becomes Jr.'s agent, but the meeting with the television executives goes badly, crushing Jr.'s…

Under a time deadline to catch his flight, Michael tries to prepare his signature, masterpiece sandwich to take with him on the plane. But various family distractions delay his getting to the airport, and his beloved sandwich is searched by suspicious security guards.

When Jordan declares that he’s Jesus Christ, Bernie hopes to set him straight by forcing him to memorize the bible. Jordan gets revenge by convincing Bryana that Bernie’s “sin cup” is full, prompting Bryana to destroy some of Bernie’s cherished possessions.

Tennessee State University's new female golf coach assembles a team of international misfits for the PGA Minority Collegiate Championship.

Struck by tragedy, a professor's lavish academic life is replaced by one teaching at-risk youth.