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Return of the King 

Martin Luther King comes out of a 32-year coma and Huey helps him to readjust. But Dr. King finds that his peaceful philosophy is no longer accepted in post-9/11 America.

Director:

Kalvin Lee

Writers:

Aaron McGruder (creator), Aaron McGruder | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Regina King ... Huey Freeman / Riley Freeman (voice)
John Witherspoon ... Robert 'Granddad' Freeman (voice)
Cedric Yarbrough ... Tom Dubois (voice)
Gary Anthony Williams ... Uncle Ruckus / Bus Protester / Radio D.J. (voice)
Jill Talley ... Angry Woman (voice)
Gabby Soleil Gabby Soleil ... Jazmine Dubois (credit only)
Kevin Michael Richardson ... Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. / The Bouncer / The Preacher (voice)
Aaron McGruder ... Young Granddad (voice)
Jim Meskimen ... Bill O'Reilly (voice)
Michele Morgan Michele Morgan ... Rosa Parks (voice)
DJ Pooh ... Crowd Member / Speaker #1 (voice)
Barry Sobel ... Bill Maher (voice)
Kym Whitley ... Church Lady (voice)
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Storyline

Martin Luther King comes out of a 32-year coma and Huey helps him to readjust. But Dr. King finds that his peaceful philosophy is no longer accepted in post-9/11 America.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 January 2006 (USA) See more »

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Trivia

Aaron McGruder and staff writer Yamara Taylor came up with the idea for this episode after seeing Dr. King's image used in advertisements for Apple products. See more »

Goofs

When Huey and Dr. King are trying to get past the bouncer, Huey's sweater changes color from black to red several times. See more »

Quotes

Martin Luther King: Is this it? This is what I got all those ass-whoopings for? I had a dream once. It was a dream that little black boys and little black girls would drink from the river of prosperity, freed from the thirst of oppression. But lo and behold, some four decades later, what have I found but a bunch of trifling, shiftless, good-for-nothing niggers? And I know some of you don't want to hear me say that word. It's the ugliest word in the English language, but that's what I see now: niggers. And you ...
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Connections

References King Kong (1933) See more »

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Wishin'
Written and Performed by Edo G. featuring Masta Ace
(uncredited)
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