Black Jesus, to crucify or not?

Black Jesus fishing up some controversy.

COLUMBIA (WACH) --- Black Jesus, a new show on Adult Swim hasnâ??t even premiered yet but many are calling for its cancellation.

Itâ??s a series produced by Aaron McGruder who also created The Boondocks.

In the series Jesus is played by Gerald Johnson. It shows him living in present day Compton, California and his daily mission to spread love and kindness.

However a number of people are calling for Adult Swim to nail the show to the trash.

Many calling the show blasphemous, including Columbia spoken word artist Ebony Dixon.

She appeared on Good Day to explain why started spoken word artist in Columbia agrees and sheâ??s encouraging everyone to sign a petition to cancel the show.

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