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In this drama series, an extraordinarily intelligent teen has the opportunity to get free from the poverty-plagued world into which he was born. It's not easy for him to navigate the transition from one world to the other, however, especially after the death of his best friend. Akili McDowell, Phylicia Rashad, Nathaniel Logan McIntyre, and Isaiah Johnson star.

David Makes Man is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (10 episodes). The series first aired on August 14, 2019.

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Wednesday 10:00 PM et/pt on OWN
1 Season, 10 Episodes
August 14, 2019
Cast: Akili McDowell, Alana Arenas, Travis Coles, Cayden K. Williams
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David Makes Man Full Episode Guide

  • It's revealed how Sky died after a visit from Shinobi, a fight with Raynan and a tender moment with David. David appeals to Mx. Elijah for help in exiting the drug operation. Later, Tio Teo demands the truth about Desmond and David from Raynan.

  • Raynan's home life comes out in the open; Gloria shares an alarming secret from her childhood.

  • Seren goes missing. Raynan and Desmond get arrested. The Ville prepares for an oncoming hurricane. Also: More about Sky's death; and a young life ends in tragedy.

  • Raynan (Ade Chike Torbert) and David (Akili McDowell) discuss their new plan; Seren (Nathaniel McIntyre) attends Halloween at "The Ville," and unlikely romantic connections are revealed. Phylicia Rashad also stars as David's teacher Dr. Woods-Trap.

  • Gloria gets involved with her sons' lives; David goes to the school dance with his crush; Sky talks to David about talking to girls.

  • Gloria is fired by her inappropriate boss, and Raynan reminds David that he can’t run away from his responsibilities

  • David walks the school's county-approved clinical psychiatrist through his day, including his class presentation which helps repair his relationship with Seren and reveals more about his mother Gloria's journey as a single mother.

  • David and his little brother JG visit JG's grandfather in Overtown, and they are joined by Raynan. Later, Raynan and David visit Raynan's uncle Tio Teo, who wants David to participate in a drug operation.

  • Wanting to do well at school, David ends up in an altercation with his best friend Seren. At home, when David acts as a lookout for his neighborhood at the request of Raynan, his mom Gloria leans on him. Later, the truth about David's friend Sky is revealed.

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