Colin in Black & White

Colin in Black & White

Colin in Black & White

Athlete-turned-activist Colin Kaepernick and Oscar-nominated director Ava DuVernay (When They See Us) head this series depicting the lives of Kaepernick and his adoptive parents as they navigate the challenges of raising a black son in a white family and community.

2021USA
DramaSportTrue Story & Biography

Streaming (1 Provider)

EPISODE 1.1
29 October 2021

Cornrows

Inspired by his basketball idol, eighth grader Colin embraces his individuality and hip-hop culture in a way that startles his parents and coaches.

EPISODE 1.2
29 October 2021

Quarterbackin'

With dreams of being a high school varsity quarterback, Colin learns the hard way that talent isn't the only thing he'll need to prosper on the field.

EPISODE 1.3
29 October 2021

Road Trip

While traveling with his parents to baseball tournaments, Colin experiences a series of events that challenge his view about his place in the world.

EPISODE 1.4
29 October 2021

The Decision

In his junior year of high school, Colin is besieged by college baseball offers — and opinions. But he considers holding out for a future in football.

EPISODE 1.5
29 October 2021

Crystal

Colin works up the courage to ask his crush to the homecoming dance as his mother tries to intervene and his friends challenge his standard of beauty.

EPISODE 1.6
29 October 2021

Dear Colin

In his senior year, Colin awaits an acceptance letter and the chance to play college football as his journey of perseverance leads to a profound lesson.

Colin in Black & White / Reviews

Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

A show with points to make and a charming story to tell, Colin in Black & White isn't always able to do both things at the same time.

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Financial Times

Financial Times

A vibrant hybrid of scripted coming-of-age tale, dramatised caustic sketches and short lessons about black history ...

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Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment Weekly

Michael's captivating performance as Colin is a consistent joy.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

A jaggedly compelling viewing experience...

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Chicago Sun-Times

Chicago Sun-Times

My only complaint about Colin in Black and White is that six episodes aren't enough.

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