Outstanding Comedy Series


BOOMERANG is a half-hour subversive, smart, serialized comedy, fueled by romance, friendship, gender politics, love and of course, sex. Throughout the season, each of our main characters: Simone, Bryson, Crystal, Ari, and David look inward to find out who they truly are while discovering that together, they’re growing apart.

For Your Consideration

Outstanding Comedy Series

Executive Producers: Lena Waithe, Halle Berry
Executive Producer/Co-Showrunner: Dime Davis
Executive Producer/Co-Showrunner: Angeli Millan
Executive Producer: Rishi Rijani

/ Cast

Leland Martin

as Ari

Brittany Inge

as Crystal

Mike Colter

as David Acosta

Tetona Jackson

as Simone

RJ Walker

as David

LaLa Milan

as Tia

/ Episodes

S2 E2 | "Love Shoulda Brought You Home"

Going back to the day of Simon and Bryson’s breakup, the gang gives their versions of what went down, revealing what they think of their friends and testing where their loyalties lie.

Directed by: Tiffany Johnson
Written by: Tearrance Arvelle Chisholm

S2 E4 | "Reversal of a Dog"

After not getting it up in the bedroom, Bryson pushes past the acceptable limits of male intimacy when trying to talk about his experience at the barbershop; Ari considers the limitations of his sexuality and masculinity, challenging his sense of self.

Directed by: Dime Davis
Written by: LaDarian Smith

S2 E6 | "Hot Sex"

To celebrate her new job, Crystal takes a solo trip to Paris. Initially more interested in social media, she eventually finds adventure and romance without her phone, coming into her own as a new strong, sexy, independent Crystal, not defined by her friends.

Directed by: Dime Davis
Written by: Angeli Millan

S2 E7 | "Feels Like Heaven"

After a seven-day religious fast David enters into a dream-like state where he follows the hero’s journey to find God so that he may get the answers he’s been seeking.

Directed by: Tiffany Johnson
Written by: Daniel Willis