From Kenya Barris’ Khalabo Ink Society, Astronomy Club: The Sketch Show launches globally on December 6

“Why the
name Astronomy Club? We’re black and we’re all stars. And like most stars,
nobody knows our names.” –
Keisha Zollar,
Astronomy Club member

Watch the
First Sketch

Astronomy Club: The
Sketch Show

is a new 6-episode sketch series from Kenya Barris’ Khalabo Ink Society,
launching on Netflix on December 6, 2019.

The members of the eponymous group, who first formed in 2014 and built a following through live performance in New York, include Shawtane Bowen, Jonathan Braylock, Ray Cordova, James III, Caroline Martin, Jerah Milligan, Monique Moses, and Keisha Zollar.  Sketches will explore an array of topics ranging from pop culture and social issues to the Black experience. Barris executive produces the series alongside showrunner Daniel Powell (Inside Amy Schumer, I Think You Should Leave with Tim Robinson) and Khalabo Ink Society’s Anni Weisband.

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