Bob Hearts Abishola

TV review by Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 14+

Sweet sitcom examines immigrant life, love with nuance.

CBS Comedy 2019

Parents say

age 14+

Based on 14 reviews

Kids say

age 12+

Based on 4 reviews

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Community Reviews

age 15+

So disappointing!

So disappointing. I was excited to watch it but after three episodes and being slammed with denigrating comments and negative narratives of Black Americans I had to call it quits. I just couldn’t take it anymore. Honestly it made me mad that in the good year of 2022 I was let down so hard. Like really? Portraying African immigrants as desperate and dependent on the white man? At the expense of and while tearing down their Black American brothers and sisters? The show and its narratives are insanely toxic. I’m surprised its still airing.
age 14+

Good love affair

It covers the real world. Where color is not an issue. Love does not see color. I really enjoy this show and hope it will be on for 1 hour and continues to next season and on.

This title has:

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