Black Ink Crew is an American documentary television series that is considered to be a reality television series as well. It was produced by the Big Fish Entertainment company, and it has many infamous executive producers such as Dan DePriest, Jeff Olde, Kari McFarland, Rick Hanley, and Shelley Tatro. Black Ink Crew primarily airs on the VH1 channel, and it also has an approximate running time of 42 minutes long per episode, not including the commercials played during the show.
Black Ink Crew is mainly focused in the city of Harlem, in New York. This television series follows a tattoo shop that is both owned and operated by African Americans. The main people on this show include Ceaser the shop owner, Walt the shops manager, Puma who is the public relations manager, Alex running the front desk, and the shops tattoo artists Dutchess, O'Shit, Ted, and Sassy. This show follows the everyday activities and events that this shop sees and does. From the people coming in for tattoos, the process of giving a tattoo, and the finished tattoo itself that always seems to look like a master work of art. This show also shows the way that these shop members get along with eaxh other, as well as all the moments when they argue or disagree. Furthermore, you will also get to see the bonds of friendship that is in these shop owners and operators, as well as all the good times and laughter that seems to flow through the office.