David Makes Man centers on a 14-year-old prodigy from the projects who is haunted by the death of his closest friend and relied on by his hardworking mother to find a way out of poverty. He must choose between the streets that raised him or the higher education that may offer him a way out. Set in South Florida, the series is inspired by events in McCraney's own life and explores childhood trauma and the power of imagination to survive.

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Premiere Date: Aug/14/2019

Genre: Drama

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David Makes Man season 2 episode 8

Season 2, Episode 8: Chaos Is Come Again

David enters his therapist's office determined to have a conversation about his job, but Dr. Halloway instead pushes David to confront his past — leaving him raw and vulnerable....

Air Date: Aug 10, 2021

David Makes Man season 2 episode 9

Season 2, Episode 9: Homecoming

After enduring a tough day, JG learns that Trenise is missing. Meanwhile, David argues with his younger self about his priorities, and Gloria hears some hard truths from Robin. After searching for Trenise, David is stunned by what he finds at home....

Air Date: Aug 17, 2021

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