One excellent drama shows, ‘The Chi’ is finally set for its anther exciting season. The show, created by Lena Waithe, is about the residents of Chicago’s Southside neighbors. With its great storyline and the acting by the well-known cast, it was successful in leaving a high impact among the viewers.
After the end of the last season, fans were eagerly waiting for fo the new season to come, and finally, the wait seems to be over. Let us know more about the release date, cast, and the storyline of the excellent show.
The first season of the show premiered in 2018, followed by the second season in 2019. without making delay and following the trend, the third season was on air on 21st June this year and will be running till Agust 23, following its 10 episodes this season.
Sad news for the viewers as the lead character Jason Mitchell, who played the role of Brandon Johnson in seasons 1 and 2, will not be returning for season 3 because of “misconduct allegations.” Tiffany Boone, Jerrika Little (Brandon’s girlfriend), will also not be seen in the next iteration.
Except for these, all other characters will be seen. These include Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine as Ronnie Davis, Jacob Latimore as Emmett Washington, and Alex Hibbert as Kevin Williams.
Other cast includes Michael Epps as Jake Taylor, Shamon Brown as Stanley Jackson, Yolonda Ross as Jada Washington (Emmett’s mum), Armando Riesco as Detective Cruz, and Birgundi Baker as Keisha Williams (Kevin’s sister). Creator Lena Waithe will make an appearance in season 3 as a progressive lesbian.
Season 2 of the series ended with few mysteries, which are expected to be completed in season 3. These include Jake dealing with his brother Regs accident, Kevin adjusting his new Northside school, and many more stories to come up.
One crucial incident is about the missing teenage girl, which seems to draw the audience’s attention to the real-life incident that took place in Chicago, which was the dismissal of the black girls’ missing case by the police of Chicago.
The new season will answer many mysteries, and viewers can watch the show’s initial episodes as it has already been released.