After two highly successful seasons creation of Lena Waithe is coming back on showtime in this July. The release date of the show ‘The Chi’ has been announced. The chi is a show aired on showtime and featuring The Southside life of Chicago.
The official trailer announced on 13 January, 2020 stated that the third season will be airing on showtime in 2020. On 5th July 2020, The Chi will hiy the screens. It’s been nearly a year since the last season aired . First and the second season of The Chi aired on 7th January 2018 and 7th April 2018 respectively. The show was renewed for third season on 30th April 2019.
Makers of the show
Lena Weith is the creator and Rick Famuyiwa is the director of the show. Justin Hillian, Aaron Kaplan, Rick Famuyiwa,Jet Wilkinson ,Dereck Dudley and Shelby Stone has written the script of the show.
What will be the plot of the show ?
According to the trailer Otis will be seen running for the Mayorship of Chicago. Tiffany is pregnant and there are chances that Emmet and Tiffany will patch up to raise their kid together. We will see Brandon dead for sure in the third season.
As Brandon’s story will come to an end, we will not be seeing Jason Mitchell back in the show. The reason behind his slacking is ‘Misconduct allegations’ against him. With Jason, Tiffany Boone will also not return who played Jerrika.
We will see Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine in the role of Ronnie and Jacob Latimore in the role of Emmett. Alex Hibbert will play Kevin while Yolonda Ross and Shanon Brown jr. Will be playing Jada and Stanley “Papa” Jackson respectively. Also, Michael Epps will feature as Jake Taylor. It is said that Kandi Burrus is also roped in for season three for the role of Rosslyn Perry.
Other cast members will include Cory Hardrict, Joel Steingold and Salvador Chacon.
The trailer of 3 seasons allows fans to wait for the season to air withholding their breaths. Watch the trailer here :