Black Love

This docuseries puts a positive spin on African-American relationships by taking a close look at some of the most successful pairings among high-profile black couples. The series aired on the Oprah Winfrey Network.

Tuesday 10:00 PM et/pt on OWN
2 Seasons, 5 Episodes
August 29, 2017
Documentary & Biography
7.2/10
Cast: D.L. Hughley, Ladonna Hughley, Devale Ellis, Khadeen Ellis
Episodes

Black Love Full Episode Guide

  • The Season 2 premiere focuses on the start of relationships. Guests include actor Sterling K. Brown and wife Ryan Michelle Bath; gospel singer Kirk Franklin and wife Tammy; and actors Alano Miller and Dewanda Wise.

  • Viola Davis says many people pass up the long haul and choose the young and vibrant things over the natural changes that come with time; couples offer advice for people at the beginning of their journey to lifelong love.

  • Seven couples share the darkest times in their relationships; from one tragic event that changed everything, to working together through years of turmoil, they discuss how they managed to stay together.

  • Couples share stories that open viewers' eyes to the reality of sharing a life with someone and the early hurdles that could have ended their relationships; couples detail how they worked together to overcome trying situations.

  • Newlywed filmmakers Codie and Tommy Oliver interview married couples to explore what makes a marriage work. More than a dozen couples (including Viola Davis & Julius Tennon) describe how they went from being strangers to beloved life partners.