A&E’s “Black And White” Takes On Racial Profiling With Sketch Comedy [Episode 1]

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A&E’s first-ever original comedy series, the racially charged, bitingly funny BLACK AND WHITE premiered with hosts Christian Finnegan and Sherrod Small, who welcomed special guests Jim Gaffigan, Charlamagne Tha God, and Negin Farsad to talk about racial profiling in an episode appropriately titled “Profiling.”
 A&E Network’s new original comedy series, “Black And White” is a provocative weekly in-studio show that tackles the third rail of both comedy and politics: race.
The new series covers the biggest headlines sweeping the nation through the fresh and hilarious points of views of these comedians and longtime friends.
Tackling current and relevant stories in the news through the prism of race and using comedy to diffuse the tension.  Utilizing sketch, parody and social experiments, this series shines a light on the state of race in our country.
Watch the full episode, “Profiling,” here: http://www.aetv.com/shows/black-and-white/season-1/episode-1