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    Updated on Sep 16, 2020. Posted on Sep 16, 2020

    "Black-ish" Is Making An Animated Episode And The Characters Look So Cool

    The Johnsons are back!

    In case you missed it, Black-ish is set to have its very own animated episode...

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    ...and BuzzFeed can officially reveal the exclusive first-look at the characters! The episode titled “Election Special Pt. 2,” which is part of a one-hour TV special that will air ahead of the official Season 7 premiere, will follow the Johnsons as they navigate the upcoming election.

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    The episode is directed by Hair Love’s Matthew A. Cherry and the animation is produced by Smiley Guy Studios and Big Jump Entertainment.

    Here’s a look at the (very cool!!!) animated versions of the Johnsons:

    Tracee Ellis Ross as Rainbow:

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    Anthony Anderson as Dre:

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    Yara Shahidi as Zoey:

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    Marcus Scribner as Junior:

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    Marsai Martin as Diane:

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    Miles Brown as Jack:

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    Jenifer Lewis as Ruby:

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    And Laurence Fishburne as Pops:

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    The one-hour special is set to air on Sunday, Oct. 4 at 10 p.m. ET on ABC.

    Airdate and timing are subject to the change due to the NBA Finals schedule.

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