History Trivia / TheBoondocks

26th Apr '16 12:58:26 AM Freshmeat
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* HeyItsThatVoice:
** Regina King is Huey and Riley Freeman.
** [[Film/{{Friday}} John]] [[Series/TheWayansBros Witherspoon]] is Robert Freeman.
** [[Series/MalcolmInTheMiddle Gary Anthony Williams]] is Uncle Ruckus.
** [[Series/{{Reno 911}} Cedric Yarbrough]] is Tom [=DuBois=], Colonel Stinkmeaner, and Bushido Brown (in Season 1).
** [[WesternAnimation/SpongeBobSquarepants Jill Talley]] is Sarah [=DuBois=] and numerous female background characters.
** Creator/EdAsner is [[TheDanza Ed Wuncler I]].
** [[Series/ChappellesShow Charlie Murphy]] is Ed Wuncler III.
** Creator/SamuelLJackson is Gin Rummy.
** Katt Williams is A Pimp Named Slickback.
** Mos Def is Gangstalicious.
** Creator/TaraStrong is Cindy [=McPhearson=].
** Music/SnoopDogg is Mackstastic, one of Thugnificent's friends.
** Music/BustaRhymes is Flonominal, also one of Thugnificent's friends.
** Creator/MichaelJaiWhite is Bushido Brown (in Season 3).
** [[Film/SpyKids Daryl Sabara]] is Butch Magnus.
** [[Series/{{Scrubs}} John C. McGinley]] is the White Shadow.
** Creator/AdamWest is Music/RKelly's [[AmoralAttorney lawyer]].
** [[Series/EverybodyHatesChris Terry Crews]] is the Health Inspector.
** Creator/KevinMichaelRichardson is Martin Luther King Jr.
** [[WesternAnimation/{{Archer}} Aisha Tyler]] is Luna. Coincidentally, her character on ''WesternAnimation/{{Archer}}'' is named "Lana".
** [[Series/{{Martin}} Tichina]] [[Series/EverybodyHatesChris Arnold]] is Luna's unseen friend Nicole.
** [[Series/{{Scrubs}} Donald Faison]] is Tobias Lynchwater and [[{{Expy}} Wedgie]] [[Creator/ReginaldHudlin Rudlin]].
** [[WesternAnimation/JackieChanAdventures Sab Shimono]] is Mr. Long-Dou.
** Creator/DanteBasco is Jingmei, the Tibetan player on the Woodcrest kickball team.
** [[Series/GoodTimes Jimmie Walker]] is George Pistofferson.
** [[Series/SanfordAndSon Aries Spears]] is Rufus Crabmiser.
** [[Series/SanfordAndSon Bebe Drake]] is Esmeralda Gripenasty.
** Creator/TomKane is Dr. Doomis (the school counselor trying to kill Lamilton).
** Creator/GregEllis is Alistair Ripley, the British mob boss who sells chocolate bars.
** Creator/JohnDiMaggio is Steve Wilkos in "The Story of Lando Freeman".
** Creator/MarkHamill is Grant the weed dealer.
** Creator/GinaTorres is Ebony Brown.
** Creator/GreyDeLisle is Kardashia Kardashian and Siri.
** Creator/TomKenny is Bench Kardashian and Walter Sweetlove.
** In the Japanese-dubbed version:
*** [[Creator/ReikoKiuchi Huey]] is [[Anime/DigimonAdventure02 Daisuke Motomiya]].
*** [[Creator/KeikoNemoto Riley]] is [[Manga/{{Naruto}} Shizune]] and [[VideoGame/BlueDragon Shu]].
*** [[Creator/KunihikoYasui Tom Dubois]] is [[VideoGame/TheKingOfFighters Iori Yagami]] and [[Anime/MartianSuccessorNadesico Haruki Kusakabe]].[[spoiler: [[CastingGag And not the first time he voiced someone who had a split personality.]]]]
*** [[Creator/KeijiFujiwara Ed Wuncler III]] is [[Anime/MobileSuitGundam00 Ali al-Saachez]], [[WesternAnimation/TransformersPrime Megatron]], and [[Manga/CrayonShinChan Hiroshi Nohara]].
*** [[Creator/KazuyaNakai Gangstalicious]] is [[VideoGame/SengokuBasara Date Masamune]] and [[Manga/OnePiece Roronoa Zoro]].
*** [[Creator/MegumiToyoguchi Cristal is]] [[Manga/BlackLagoon Revy]] and [[Anime/MacrossFrontier Klan Klein]].
*** [[Creator/MasakiTerasoma The White Shadow is]] [[VideoGame/BlazBlue Jubei]] and [[Manga/{{Naruto}} Hidan]].
*** Martin Luther King is [[Manga/{{Naruto}} Mifune]] and [[Manga/JoJosBizarreAdventure Grey Fly in the TV series]].
25th Apr '16 10:23:28 AM AHI-3000
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** Kat Williams is A Pimp Named Slickback.

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** Kat Katt Williams is A Pimp Named Slickback.



** Music/SnoopDogg and Music/BustaRhymes are Macktastic and Flonominal respectively.

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** Music/SnoopDogg and is Mackstastic, one of Thugnificent's friends.
**
Music/BustaRhymes are Macktastic and Flonominal respectively.is Flonominal, also one of Thugnificent's friends.



** [[WesternAnimation/JackieChanAdventures Sab Shimono]] is Mr. Long-Dou.



** [[Series/GoodTimes Jimmie Walker]] is Mr. George Pissedofferson.

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** [[Series/GoodTimes Jimmie Walker]] is Mr. George Pissedofferson.Pistofferson.
** [[Series/SanfordAndSon Aries Spears]] is Rufus Crabmiser.
** [[Series/SanfordAndSon Bebe Drake]] is Esmeralda Gripenasty.



** Creator/GregEllis is Alistair Ripley, the British mob boss who sells chocolate bars.
** Creator/JohnDiMaggio is Steve Wilkos in "The Story of Lando Freeman".



** Creator/JohnDiMaggio is Steve Wilkos in "The Story of Lando Freeman".
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* ChildrenVoicingChildren: Jazmine [=DuBois=] was voiced by Gabriela Soleil, who was about 10 years old (same age as her character) when the show began.
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** Creator/TomKenny is Bench Kardashian and Walter Sweetlove.



* TheWikiRule: [[http://boondocks.wikia.com/wiki/The_Boondocks_Wiki The Boondocks Wiki]].

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* TheWikiRule: [[http://boondocks.wikia.com/wiki/The_Boondocks_Wiki The Boondocks Wiki]].
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** Creator/TaraStrong is Cindy.

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** Creator/TaraStrong is Cindy.Cindy [=McPhearson=].
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*** Creator/MichaelJaiWhite replaced him for the role of Bushido Brown in Season 3.



** [[Series/{{Scrubs}} John C. McGinley]] is the White Shadow.
*** His co-star [[Series/{{Scrubs}} Donald Faison]] is Tobias Lynchwater and Wedgie Rudlin.

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** [[Series/{{Scrubs}} John C. McGinley]] Creator/TaraStrong is the White Shadow.
*** His co-star [[Series/{{Scrubs}} Donald Faison]] is Tobias Lynchwater and Wedgie Rudlin.
Cindy.



** Creator/MichaelJaiWhite is Bushido Brown (in Season 3).
** [[Film/SpyKids Daryl Sabara]] is Butch Magnus.
** [[Series/{{Scrubs}} John C. McGinley]] is the White Shadow.
** Creator/AdamWest is Music/RKelly's [[AmoralAttorney lawyer]].



** Creator/GinaTorres is Ebony Brown.
** Creator/JohnLandis appears at one point.

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** Creator/GinaTorres [[WesternAnimation/{{Archer}} Aisha Tyler]] is Ebony Brown.
Luna. Coincidentally, her character on ''WesternAnimation/{{Archer}}'' is named "Lana".
** Creator/JohnLandis appears at one point.[[Series/{{Martin}} Tichina]] [[Series/EverybodyHatesChris Arnold]] is Luna's unseen friend Nicole.
** [[Series/{{Scrubs}} Donald Faison]] is Tobias Lynchwater and [[{{Expy}} Wedgie]] [[Creator/ReginaldHudlin Rudlin]].
** Creator/DanteBasco is Jingmei, the Tibetan player on the Woodcrest kickball team.



** Creator/TomKenny makes an appearance.
** Creator/AdamWest is R. Kelly's lawyer.
** Creator/DanteBasco is a member of the Woodcrest kickball team.
** Creator/TomKane voices Dr. Doomis (the school counselor trying to kill Lamilton).
** TaraStrong is Cindy.
** MarkHamill is the Potdealer.
** JohnDiMaggio is Steve Wilkos on "The Story of Lando Freeman"
** Uncle Ruckus is [[WesternAnimation/TheAvengersEarthsMightiestHeroes Thunderball]].
** [[WesternAnimation/{{Archer}} Aisha Tyler]] is Luna. Coincidentally, her character on WesternAnimation/{{Archer}} is named "Lana."
*** Luna's unseen friend over the phone is Tichina Arnold (Pam from the FOX sitcom ''Martin'' and ChrisRock's mom on ''EverybodyHatesChris'').

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** Creator/TomKenny makes an appearance.
** Creator/AdamWest is R. Kelly's lawyer.
** Creator/DanteBasco is a member of the Woodcrest kickball team.
** Creator/TomKane voices is Dr. Doomis (the school counselor trying to kill Lamilton).
** TaraStrong Creator/MarkHamill is Cindy.
** MarkHamill is
Grant the Potdealer.
weed dealer.
** JohnDiMaggio Creator/JohnDiMaggio is Steve Wilkos on in "The Story of Lando Freeman"
Freeman".
** Uncle Ruckus Creator/GinaTorres is [[WesternAnimation/TheAvengersEarthsMightiestHeroes Thunderball]].
Ebony Brown.
** [[WesternAnimation/{{Archer}} Aisha Tyler]] Creator/GreyDeLisle is Luna. Coincidentally, her character on WesternAnimation/{{Archer}} is named "Lana."
*** Luna's unseen friend over the phone is Tichina Arnold (Pam from the FOX sitcom ''Martin''
Kardashia Kardashian and ChrisRock's mom on ''EverybodyHatesChris'').Siri.



* PlayingAgainstType:
** [[SpyKids Daryl Sabara]] as [[ImplacableMan Butch]]
** Creator/SamuelLJackson, who's best known for playing {{Scary Black M|an}}en, as a ''white guy'' (granted, he's playing a Scary White Man who [[PrettyFlyForAWhiteGuy talks and acts like a black guy]]).

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* PlayingAgainstType:
** [[SpyKids Daryl Sabara]] as [[ImplacableMan Butch]]
**
PlayingAgainstType: Creator/SamuelLJackson, who's best known for playing {{Scary Black M|an}}en, as a ''white guy'' (granted, he's playing a Scary White Man who [[PrettyFlyForAWhiteGuy talks and acts like a black guy]]).
12th Feb '16 1:02:47 PM CASCHero
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* PostScriptSeason: Season Four is considered as such since the third season's finale "It's Goin Down" was intended to be the final episode of the series and indeed feels like a conclusive end to the show.
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** "The Story of Jimmy Rebel" and "Pause" have not been seen much in reruns, and are not on the American Netflix feed. "The Story of Jimmy Rebel" was banned because it was deemed to be too racist (oddly enough for a show that already has a lot of racial humor); and "Pause" was banned because Creator/TylerPerry complained that [[{{Expy}} Winston Jerome -- a God-fearing, cross-dressing, ambiguously gay playwright famous for melodramatic stageplays that get adapted into movies -- is based on him]].
* CrossDressingVoices: Huey and Riley are both voiced by a woman (see TalkingToHimself).

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** "The Story of Jimmy Rebel" and "Pause" have not been seen much in reruns, and are not on the American Netflix feed. "The Story of Jimmy Rebel" was banned because it was deemed to be too racist (oddly enough for a show that already has a lot of racial humor); and "Pause" was banned because Creator/TylerPerry complained that [[{{Expy}} Winston Jerome -- a God-fearing, cross-dressing, ambiguously gay {{ambiguously gay}} playwright famous for melodramatic stageplays that get adapted into movies -- [[{{Expy}} is based on him]].
* CrossDressingVoices: Huey and Riley Freeman are both voiced by a woman (see TalkingToHimself).woman, Regina King. It's fairly obvious with Riley, given how girly he sounds; but with Huey, it's almost as if an actual preteen boy was brought in to voice him. Also see TalkingToHimself.



** ''Series/{{Scrubs}}'' regular John C. [=McGinley=] is the White Shadow.
** [=McGinley=]'s Series/{{Scrubs}} co-star Donald Faison is Tobias Lynchwater.
** GinaTorres is Ebony Brown.
** Creator/KevinMichaelRichardson is Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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** ''Series/{{Scrubs}}'' regular John C. [=McGinley=] is the White Shadow.
** [=McGinley=]'s Series/{{Scrubs}} co-star Donald Faison is Tobias Lynchwater.
** GinaTorres is Ebony Brown.
** Creator/KevinMichaelRichardson is Dr. Martin Luther
Regina King Jr.is Huey and Riley Freeman.
** [[Film/{{Friday}} John]] [[Series/TheWayansBros Witherspoon]] is Robert Freeman.
** [[Series/MalcolmInTheMiddle Gary Anthony Williams]] is Uncle Ruckus.
** [[Series/{{Reno 911}} Cedric Yarbrough]] is Tom [=DuBois=], Colonel Stinkmeaner, and Bushido Brown (in Season 1).
*** Creator/MichaelJaiWhite replaced him for the role of Bushido Brown in Season 3.
** [[WesternAnimation/SpongeBobSquarepants Jill Talley]] is Sarah [=DuBois=] and numerous female background characters.
** Creator/EdAsner is [[TheDanza Ed Wuncler I]].
** [[Series/ChappellesShow Charlie Murphy]] is Ed Wuncler III.



** Creator/JohnLandis appears at one point.

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** Creator/JohnLandis appears at one point.Kat Williams is A Pimp Named Slickback.



** [[GoodTimes Jimmie Walker]] is Mr. George Pissedofferson.
** [[Series/ChappellesShow Charlie Murphy]] plays Ed Wuncler III.
** Kat Williams is A Pimp Named Slickback.
** SnoopDogg and BustaRhymes are Macktastic and Flonominal respectively.
** TomKenny makes an appearance.
** Granddad is voiced by John Witherspoon, from the ''Friday'' movies and the WB sitcom ''The Wayans Bros''.

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** [[GoodTimes [[Series/{{Scrubs}} John C. McGinley]] is the White Shadow.
*** His co-star [[Series/{{Scrubs}} Donald Faison]] is Tobias Lynchwater and Wedgie Rudlin.
** Music/SnoopDogg and Music/BustaRhymes are Macktastic and Flonominal respectively.
** [[Series/EverybodyHatesChris Terry Crews]] is the Health Inspector.
** Creator/KevinMichaelRichardson is Martin Luther King Jr.
** Creator/GinaTorres is Ebony Brown.
** Creator/JohnLandis appears at one point.
** [[Series/GoodTimes
Jimmie Walker]] is Mr. George Pissedofferson.
** [[Series/ChappellesShow Charlie Murphy]] plays Ed Wuncler III.
** Kat Williams is A Pimp Named Slickback.
** SnoopDogg and BustaRhymes are Macktastic and Flonominal respectively.
** TomKenny
Creator/TomKenny makes an appearance.
** Granddad is voiced by John Witherspoon, from the ''Friday'' movies and the WB sitcom ''The Wayans Bros''.
appearance.



** [[WesternAnimation/SpongeBobSquarepants Karen]] is Tom's wife Sarah.
** EdAsner is [[TheDanza Ed Wuncler Sr]].



** [[Series/{{Reno 911}} Cedric Yarbrough]] is Bushido Brown in the first season.
*** Michael Jai White ([[Film/BlackDynamite Black]] [[WesternAnimation/BlackDynamite Dynamite]]) plays Bushido Brown in the third season.



** Regina King voices both of the Freeman brothers. It's fairly obvious with Riley, given how girly it sounds, but with Huey, it's almost as if an actual prepubescent boy was brought in to voice him.
** Cedric Yarbrough voices both Tom and Stinkmeaner, which is made funnier when [[DemonicPossession the former is controlled by the latter]] in "Sinkmeaner Strikes Back".

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** As mentioned earlier in CrossDressingVoices, Regina King voices both of the Freeman brothers. It's fairly obvious And of course, Huey and Riley frequently talk with Riley, given how girly it sounds, but with Huey, it's almost as if an actual prepubescent boy was brought in to voice him.
each other.
** Cedric Yarbrough voices both Tom [=DuBois=] and Colonel Stinkmeaner, which is made funnier when [[DemonicPossession the former is controlled mind-controlled by the latter]] in "Sinkmeaner "Stinkmeaner Strikes Back".



** There were also failed plans for a live-action Uncle Ruckus movie. It fell short of its intended funding goal on Kickstarter.

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** There were also failed plans for a live-action Uncle Ruckus movie. It fell short of its intended funding goal on Kickstarter.Website/{{Kickstarter}}.
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** "The Story of Jimmy Rebel" and "Pause" have not been seen much in reruns, and are not on the American Netflix feed. "The Story of Jimmy Rebel" was banned because it was deemed to be too racist (oddly enough for a show that already has a lot of racial humor); and "Pause" was banned because Creator/TylerPerry complained that [[{{Expy}} Winston Jerome is based on him]].

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** "The Story of Jimmy Rebel" and "Pause" have not been seen much in reruns, and are not on the American Netflix feed. "The Story of Jimmy Rebel" was banned because it was deemed to be too racist (oddly enough for a show that already has a lot of racial humor); and "Pause" was banned because Creator/TylerPerry complained that [[{{Expy}} Winston Jerome -- a God-fearing, cross-dressing, ambiguously gay playwright famous for melodramatic stageplays that get adapted into movies -- is based on him]].
22nd Jan '16 1:54:17 PM StFan
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** Uncle Ruckus is [[WesternAnimation/AvengersEarthsMightiestHeroes Thunderball]].

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** Uncle Ruckus is [[WesternAnimation/AvengersEarthsMightiestHeroes [[WesternAnimation/TheAvengersEarthsMightiestHeroes Thunderball]].
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