Netflix adds classic black shows including ‘Girfriends’, ‘Moesha’ and ‘The Parkers’

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A scene from the classic sitcom ‘Moesha’, starring singer and actress Brandy Norwood.

Some of our favourite television series have found a second home with the announcement that Netflix will start streaming several classic black shows beginning next month.

The African-American-led series from the 1990s and early 2000s that we will see return are Moesha, The Game, Sister Sister, Girlfriends, The Parkers, Half & Half and One on One.

Strong Black Lead, Netflix’s arm to showcase black content and black creators, share the news on Twitter yesterday, July 29 in a video featuring numerous stars from the shows.

Several celebrities, including Gabrielle Union and Chole X Halle, have welcomed the shared their approval for the move online, with the latter tweeting “this week keeps getting better x better”.

The black magic blitz will begin on August 1 when Moesha enters the streaming platform. This will be followed by The Game (August 1), Sister Sister (August 15), Girlfriends (September 11), The Parkers (October 1), Half & Half (October 15) and One on One (October 15).