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Deon Cole's Black Box is an American comedy television series that premiered on June 10, 2013,[1] on TBS. The series features Deon Cole (stand-up comic and comedy writer) as he provides his commentary on videos found via the internet and television.[2][3][4] On October 25, 2013, Deon Cole announced via Twitter that Black Box would not be returning to TBS.[5][6]

Deon Cole's Black Box
Deon Cole's Black Box.jpg
Genre
StarringDeon Cole
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons1
No. of episodes6
Production
Executive producer(s)
  • David Kissinger
  • Deon Cole
  • Doug Karo
  • Jeff Ross
Running time20 to 23 minutes
Production company(s)Conaco
Warner Horizon Television
Release
Original networkTBS
Picture format1080i (16:9 HDTV)
Original releaseJune 10 (2013-06-10) –
July 15, 2013 (2013-07-15)

Contents

Series overviewEdit

Season Episodes Season Premiere Season Finale
1 6 June 10, 2013 (2013-06-10) July 15, 2013 (2013-07-15)

EpisodesEdit

No. Title Original air date Production
code
U.S. viewers
(million)
1"Deon Tries to Reach Out to White People"June 10, 2013 (2013-06-10)1010.78[7]
2"Deon vs. Doogie"June 17, 2013 (2013-06-17)1020.87[8]
3"Deon Takes on Paula Deen, and Watermelon Oreos"June 24, 2013 (2013-06-24)1031.05[9]
4"Deon Discovers the Wettest in the Building"July 1, 2013 (2013-07-01)1040.91[10]
5"Bert and Ernie and the N Word"July 8, 2013 (2013-07-08)1050.78[11]
6"Sweet Home Chicago"July 15, 2013 (2013-07-15)1060.75[12]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Exclusive: TBS Books "Deon Cole's Black Box" Premiere, "Sullivan & Son" Return for June". The Futon Critic. April 9, 2013. Retrieved June 17, 2013.
  2. ^ Kondolojy, Amanda (May 10, 2012). "TBS Greenligts 'Deon Cole's Black Box' and 'Who Gets the Last Laugh?'". TV by the Numbers. Retrieved June 17, 2013.
  3. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (May 10, 2012). "TBS Greenlights Alternative Comedy Series From Conan O'Brien And Ashton Kutcher". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved June 17, 2013.
  4. ^ Goldberg, Lesley (May 10, 2012). "TBS Orders Unscripted Comedies From Ashton Kutcher, 'Conan's' Deon Cole". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved June 17, 2013.
  5. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-11-07. Retrieved 2013-10-29.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  6. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-11-07. Retrieved 2013-10-29.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  7. ^ "Monday's Cable Ratings: "Major Crimes," "Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta" Top Viewers, Demos". The Futon Critic. June 11, 2013.
  8. ^ Kondolojy, Amanda (June 18, 2013). "Monday Cable Ratings: 'Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta' Wins Night + NHL Stanley Cup, 'WWE Raw', 'Fast N Loud', 'Hit The Floor' & More". TV by the Numbers.
  9. ^ Bibel, Sara (June 25, 2013). "Monday Cable Ratings: 'Love & Hip Hop Atlanta' Wins Night, 'WWE Raw', 'Teen Wolf', 'Major Crimes', 'Longmire', 'Switched at Birth', 'Warehouse 13' & More". TV by the Numbers.
  10. ^ Kondolojy, Amanda (July 2, 2013). "Monday Cable Ratings:'Love and Hip Hop' Wins Night + 'Monday Night RAW', 'Hit the Floor', 'Fast N Loud', 'Real Housewives of OC' + More". TV by the Numbers. Archived from the original on June 26, 2015.
  11. ^ "Monday's Cable Ratings: "Major Crimes," "Love & Hip Hop" Once Again Top Charts". The Futon Critic. July 10, 2013.
  12. ^ "Monday's Cable Ratings: ESPN's Home Run Derby Coverage Takes the Night". The Futon Critic. July 16, 2013.

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