Tyler, The Creator, Erykah Badu, J.B. Smoove, among others will appear in a new musical dubbed The Wizard of Watts from Adult Swim series Black Dynamite. The hour-long film is a spin-off of the 2009 movie of the same name. The film follows Black Dynamite and his goons through the 1970s as they try to keep ninjas—Bill Cosby, Richard Nixon and a young Michael Jackson—from terrorizing the city. When Black Dynamite tries to take a day off from policing the city, mayhem ensues/
“As a comedy writer, I feel it’s my job to make people laugh while using constructive social criticism to evoke thought and inspire dialogue,” said Carl Jones, who directed and co-wrote Black Dynamite and is co-executive producer of The Boondocks.
Black Dynamite will appear on Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim on Jan.10th at 10:30pm ET/PT.