Watch Preview of ‘Mr. Robinson’

Craig Robinson is breaking out on his own to star in the new NBC series Mr. Robinson. 

The show is a comedy about a musician who is adjusting to life as a middle school substitute teacher. Now, he must juggle both his band, The Nasty Delicious, and his new gig.

In the sneak peak below, the 43-year-old is attempting to woo his co-worker, played by Meagan Good. When his antics are interrupted by the principal (Peri Gilpin), he has a hilarious exchange with the boss lady.

Catch Mr. Robinson, which also features Brandon T. Jackson and Amandla Stenberg, when it premieres Wednesday, Aug. 5 at 9 p.m. est.