In ToysRn’tUs Janine gives Diane a white Girlstory doll for her birthday, and when Bow tries to return it for a black doll, she is shocked by the limited options offered. Dre blames the lack of representation of African Americans in the media, but when confronting this systematic problem, he realizes that he has prejudices of his own.
Meanwhile, Ruby enlists the help of Junior to be her Spades partner.
Cast: Anthony Anderson as Andre “Dre” Johnson, Tracee Ellis Ross as Rainbow Johnson, Laurence Fishburne as Pops, Yara Shahidi as Zoey Johnson, Marcus Scribner as Andre Johnson Jr., Miles Brown as Jack Johnson, Marsai Martin as Diane Johnson, Jenifer Lewis as Ruby, Peter Mackenzie as Mr. Stevens.
Guest Cast: Deon Cole as Charlie Telphy, Jeff Meacham as Josh, Nicole Sullivan as Janine, Allen Maldonado as Curtis, Isaac Ryan Brown as Young Dre, Casey Wilson as Patrice and Doris Bowman as Doris.
Written by Jenifer Rice-Genzuk Henry and directed by Oz Scott.
Series: Black-ish Season 3 Episode 16
Airdate: Wednesday 22 February 2017 at 9.30pm on ABC