Season 3, which will feature creator Lena Waithe in a multi-episode arc as a Chicago mayoral candidate.
The series is a coming-of-age story about a group of residents who are linked by coincidence but bonded by the need for connection and redemption.
The new season’s cast includes Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine, Jacob Latimore, Alex Hibbert, Yolonda Ross, Shamon Brown Jr., Michael V. Epps, and Birgundi Baker. Writer Justin Hillian is the showrunner and executive producer.
Luke James will guest star as Victor “Trig” Taylor, Jake’s (Epps) estranged older brother who takes an unconventional approach to reuniting his fractured family. Alani “La La” Anthony will play Dominique “Dom” Morris, a savvy businesswoman who dreams of more lucrative opportunities.
Lil Rel Howery guest stars as Zeke Remnick, the owner of Sonny’s (guest star Cedric Young) building who cares more about the bottom line than the community. Kandi Burruss will play Roselyn Perry, Douda’s (guest star Curtiss Cook) estranged wife looking to influence his political agenda and help herself.
Premieres on Sunday, July 5.