Controversy Sells, Dammit!

…So stop wussing out. It’s the 21st Century, gang. We’re living in the future. If you want to make a name – and better yet, a place – for yourself in the Industry, forget all the status quo stuff. Be bold.

Write from your hearts. Declare your point of view. Just like Aaron McGruder, creator of BOONDOCKS and the new BLACK JESUS is doing:

black_jesus_stillby Michael O’Connell

There may be a few “Hallelujah” choruses ringing in the halls of the Adult Swim offices this good Friday. The network’s latest live-action original, Black Jesus, topped all original cable offerings on Thursday and most of broadcast.

Among total viewers, Black Jesus‘ premiere brought in an equally strong haul: just north of 2 million viewers.

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