Rather than watching the tried-and-true marijuana-themed movies this 4/20, consider checking out some new shows instead. While the old standbys are still entertaining, think about tuning into Weed Week on the Viceland network instead. From the origins of the special 4/20 holiday to hilarious antics, there’s something for everyone’s taste.
Some shows will premiere this week while others will have new episodes, according to Newsweek.
The new season of Weediquette starts on April 19. Weediquette is in its third season and is hosted by Krishna Andavolu. The premiere is scheduled for 10 p.m. EST. It focuses on immigrants who’ve been directly affected by the drug war.
Bong Appetite is hosted by Abdullah Saeed and debuts at 10:30 p.m. EST on April 19. Bong Appetite focuses on the culinary side of the marijuana industry. Chefs will cook up marijuana-infused dishes throughout the episode.
The Weed Show with Charlo Greene airs Monday – Friday at 7 p.m. EST online. It’s available on its own website and Facebook Live. You may recognize the name Charlo Greene as the woman who quit her TV broadcasting career on live television. The 4/20 episode will have a live audience. “Black Jesus” will also make an appearance on Thursday’s live show.
Grow House is a new marijuana-themed movie featuring Snoop Dogg, Lil Duval and Deray Davis. You’ll have to catch an Uber to the theater to see this flick as it hits theaters on 4/20.
Comedy Central is airing the “Medicinal Fried Chicken” episode of South Park at 8:30 p.m. EST. South Park episodes have included references to marijuana since as far back as 2001.
Desus & Mero will swap coasts and travel to Los Angeles to film their show. You can catch it on Viceland until Thursday, April 20 at 11 p.m. EST.
Time Traveling Bong will air this week on Comedy Central. It’s about a magical bong that makes time travel possible.
Baked Goodes premieres on YouTube on Thursday, April 20. The show depicts a group of bakers who want to start a marijuana edibles company.
Another food-related show, F**k, That’s Delicious, takes viewers through NYC’s best eats and discuss the history of the 4/20 holiday. It airs on April 20 at 10 p.m. EST on Viceland.