Actor, producer and comedian Gerald “Slink” Johnson has exploded onto the scene as the title character in the live-action comedy “Black Jesus.” A fan favorite among viewers, Johnson is a native of Arkansas, but has called “The Golden State” of California home for several years. He began his career as a successful hip-hop artist before turning to comedy. Always one to keep those around him smiling, Johnson knew that he wanted to continue showing the world his multi-faceted personality. Heralded for his quick wit and sharp humor, Slink as he is affectionately known, has used his voice and comedic skills as a member of All Def Digital, owned by entrepreneur Russell Simmons and shows such as “The Super-Rumble Mix Show” The FXX series “Chozen” and “Pariah” as well as “The Boondocks” the record breaking gaming series “Grand Theft Auto” and most recently “Black Jesus.” Johnson has also worked with acclaimed producers such as Jody Hill, Danny McBride, John and Dave Chernin, Aaron Mcgruder and Mike Clattenburg. Slink has been featured on the cover of Humor Mill Magazine as well as features for Complex Magazine, Indiewire, XXL and numerous other publications. His appearances include late night talk shows such as “Last Call with Carson Daly” “Kocktails with Khloe” Afterbuzz TV, GGN Network, and charitable works for the WaterKeeper Alliance. An artist in every sense, Johnson has also performed for audiences in many notable comedy venues across the country, and is now considered one of the most sought after stand-up comics of today. As his star continues to rise on both stage and screen, it’s guaranteed that Johnson will continue to entertain the masses for years to come.

Gerald "Slink" Johnson

"Everyone got their own opinion, you ain't gotta like what I like"

- Slink Johnson