The Boondocks/Guess Hoe's Coming to Dinner

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Guess Hoe's Coming to Dinner
Season 1, Episode 3
Airdate November 20, 2005
Production Number 102
Writer(s) Aaron McGruder,
Rodney Barnes
Director(s) Anthony Bell
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The BoondocksSeason One

Guess Hoe's Coming to Dinner is the third episode of the first season of The Boondocks.

Starring: Regina King (Huey Freeman/Riley Freeman), John Witherspoon (Robert "Grandad" Freeman), Cedric Yarbrough (Tom Dubois), Gary Anthony Williams (Uncle Ruckus), Jill Talley (Sarah Dubois), Gabby Soleil (Jazmine Dubois)

Also Starring: Tiffany Thomas (Cristal), Katt Williams (A Pimp Named Slickback), Jake Cherry


Plot Overview

Grandad's bad luck with the ladies is about to change when he meets a beautiful young woman. The boys disapprove when they discover something that's very "different" about her. Like the fact that she's a prostitute.


  • The hit song Golddigger by Kanye West is used for the shopping montage in this episode.

Arc Advancement



  • None of the regular secondary characters appear in this episode.



The Show

  • The Fix: This episode was aired first during the November 18th edition of Adult Swim's Friday Night Fix, an online only airing of several episodes between midnight and 6AM on Fridays.
  • One of the stores Cristal shops at is called "Guccione's," a reference to Penthouse publisher Robert Guccione.

Behind the Scenes

Allusions and References

Memorable Moments


A Pimp Named Slickback: Let us say the Pimp's Prayer. Lord, please pray for the soul of this bitch, and guide my pimp hand and make it strong, lord, so that she might learn... a ho's place. Amen.