Hot Ghetto Mess – We Got To Do Better

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Hot Ghetto Mess – We Got To Do Better

We Got to Do Better, originally titled Hot Ghetto Mess, is an American television series on Black Entertainment Television. The show is based on the cult website, which satirizes aspects of the African-American working class. Jam Donaldson, creator of the website and lawyer, is the show’s executive producer. Charlie Murphy, known for his role on Chappelle’s Show, is the show’s host. The show’s content has been described as “combin[ing] viewer-submitted home videos and BET-produced man-on-the-street interviews that the channel said are intended to challenge and inspire ‘viewers to improve themselves and their communities.

  • Producer: John Solomon, James DuBose
  • Director: James DuBose
  • Lighting Designer: Lee Rose


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