Woke

Woke

  • Seasons:
  • 1
Inspired by the life and work of artist Keith Knight, comedy series Woke takes an absurdly irreverent look at identity and culture as it follows Keef, an African-American cartoonist finally on the verge of mainstream success when an unexpected incident changes everything. With a fresh outlook on the world around him, Keef must now navigate the new voices and ideas that confront and challenge him, all without setting aflame everything he’s already built.
Inspired by the life and work of artist Keith Knight, comedy series Woke takes an absurdly irreverent look at identity and culture as it follows Keef, an African-American cartoonist finally on the verge of mainstream success when an unexpected incident changes everything. With a fresh outlook on the world around him, Keef must now navigate the new voices and ideas that confront and challenge him, all without setting aflame everything he’s already built.

Season 1 (8 episodes)

  • 1. Rhymes With Broke

    Original air date: 09/09/2020 Runtime: 33:58 min.

    Original air date: 09/09/2020 Runtime: 33:58 min. When up-and-coming cartoonist Keef Knight has a traumatic run-in with the police, he begins to see the world in an entirely new way.

  • 2. What Prequels?

    Original air date: 09/09/2020 Runtime: 25:03 min.

    Original air date: 09/09/2020 Runtime: 25:03 min. Keef grapples with the fallout from the previous day’s events while trying to put his life back in order.

  • 3. Gig E. Smalls

    Original air date: 09/09/2020 Runtime: 25:54 min.

    Original air date: 09/09/2020 Runtime: 25:54 min. Being “woke” doesn’t pay the bills. It also doesn’t save you from awkward small talk at parties thrown by rich white ladies.

  • 4. Black People for Rent

    Original air date: 09/09/2020 Runtime: 21:30 min.

    Original air date: 09/09/2020 Runtime: 21:30 min. Keef channels his creative energy in a provocative new way.

  • 5. Oaktown Get-down

    Original air date: 09/09/2020 Runtime: 23:33 min.

    Original air date: 09/09/2020 Runtime: 23:33 min. Keef and his friends head to an Oakland artists’ salon where he hopes to get in the good graces of the East Bay's artistic elite.

  • 6. Dap, Peace, F*ck You

    Original air date: 09/09/2020 Runtime: 21:14 min.

    Original air date: 09/09/2020 Runtime: 21:14 min. After the events at the salon, Keef and Adrienne discuss how to move forward, Clovis helps Ayana get revenge on her ex-girlfriend, and Gunther tests the bounds of his sexual fluidity.

  • 7. Prayers for Kubby

    Original air date: 09/09/2020 Runtime: 23:19 min.

    Original air date: 09/09/2020 Runtime: 23:19 min. What should be a quick trip across town instead turns into the bus ride from Hell.

  • 8. Blue Lies Matter

    Original air date: 09/09/2020 Runtime: 26:25 min.

    Original air date: 09/09/2020 Runtime: 26:25 min. Months later, Keef thinks he’s finally arrived in a better place until he’s confronted with an unexpected face from the past.