Black History Month: 15 TV Trailblazers

From left to right: Tichina Arnold and Cedric the Entertainer, Queen Latifah, and Daniel Ezra.

Photo Credit: (From left) Monty Brinton/CBS, Barbara Nitke/CBS, Tina Thorpe/The CW.

Watch recognizes Black excellence on CBS and The CW.

By Nate Millado

Good shows make us laugh or cry; great shows make us think long after the end credits roll. To borrow from the title of The Neighborhood's Season 1 ender: "Welcome to the Conversation."

In honor of Black History Month, Watch salutes groundbreaking shows, breakout performances, and barrier-breaking moments featuring African-American televisionaries.

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