Andre ‘Dre’ Johnson has a great job, a beautiful wife, Rainbow, four kids, and a colonial home in the ‘burbs. But has success brought too much assimilation for this black family? With a little help from his dad, Dre sets out to establish a sense of cultural identity for his family that honors their past while embracing the future.
Season 7, Episode 00 – “Election Special Part 1”
Junior is excited about his first time voting but discovers he has been purged from the voter rolls.
Season 7, Episode 00 – “Election Special Part 2”
Dre’s colleague Stevens makes an ill-advised decision to run for Congress.
Season 7, Episode 01 – “HERO PIZZA”
As a first responder during the global pandemic, Bow receives her family’s praise for her work, with Junior being her biggest fan. But over time, the family loses their enthusiasm, and Bow discovers someone in her house is breaking the quarantine lockdown rules. Meanwhile, Dre tries to convince everyone that he too is an essential worker.
Season 7, Episode 02 – “DRE AT HOME ORDER”
Dre underestimates how hard of an adjustment operating during a pandemic will be for the Johnsons. Meanwhile, Junior’s attempts to bring his girlfriend closer to the family are stymied by the new realities of social distancing.
Season 7, Episode 03 – “AGE AGAINST THE MACHINE”
Dre and Junior butt heads over the most effective way to protest in the age of social media. Meanwhile, Jack grows jealous as Diane starts to hang out with the older kids at school.
Season 7, Episode 04 – “OUR WEDDING DRE”
Pops and Ruby are getting re-married and Dre’s intimate wedding plans go awry when Pops’ brother, Uncle Norman, shows up unexpectedly for the festivities. Meanwhile, Ruby refuses Bow’s offer to help with preparations until an unanticipated situation gives her an opening to save the big day.
Season 7, Episode 05 – “BABES IN BOYLAND”
Dre and Bow find out that Diane has a secret social media account and realize that she’s not their little girl anymore. After reprimanding her but allowing Jack more flexibility, Diane calls them out for the double standard in how they are parenting. Meanwhile, Junior and Ruby come clean to their respective romantic partners about white lies they’ve told since the beginning of their relationships.
Season 7, Episode 06 – “COMPTON AROUND THE CHRISTMAS TREE”
Dre realizes he’s out of touch with his roots after Junior claims he’s turned into a “valley dad,” so he takes the family to his hometown of Compton. Meanwhile, Bow tries to teach Jack and Diane about the spirit of giving by having them volunteer in Compton for Christmas.