The famous American drama television series The Chi was created for the network Showtime by Lena Waithe who is also the executive producer of the series along with Elwood Reid, Rick Famuyiwa, Justin Hillian, Shelby Stone, Common, Derek Dudley, Aaron Kaplan, Ayanna Floyd Davis, and Jet Wilkinson. The Chi is said to be a change of events that leaves an impact on a community on the Southside of Chicago and links to the lives of Emmett, Brandon, Ronnie, and Kevin. Rick Famuyiwa helmed the pilot episode of the series.
The makers featured some talented stars for the characters of the series that include Jason Mitchell, Jacob Latimore, Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine, Tiffany Boone, Armando Riesco, Shamon Brown Jr., Birgundi Baker, Curtiss Cook, Miriam A. Hyman, Rolando Boyce, Iman Shumpert, Jude’a Brown, Nia Jervier, Carolyn Michelle Smith, Zaria Imani Primer, Alex Hibbert, Yolonda Ross, Barton Fitzpatrick, Michael V. Epps, Luke James, Tyla Abercrombie, Tai Davis, Jason Weaver, Genesis Denise Hale, Joel Steingold, L’Ierret Jazelle, Antonyah Aleen, Hannaha Hall, and many more are there.
The first season of the series premiered on January 7, 2018, on Showtime, followed by the second season on April 7, 2019, the third season on June 21, 2020, the fourth season on May 23, 2021, and the fifth season on June 24, 2022. In 2018, at Black Reel Awards Rick Famuyiwa won the award of Outstanding Directing for the series, and at the ReFrame Stamp, the series won the IMDbPro Top 200 Scripted TV Recipients award.
Are you eagerly waiting for the sixth season of this American drama television series? Here, we have all the information like the release date, storyline, and cast members who have been hired for the sixth season of The Chi.
The Chi Season 6 Release Date
The Chi debuted on Showtime on January 7, 2018, and was renewed for a second season on January 30, 2018, by Showtime, which aired on April 7, 2019. The series was renewed for a third season on April 30, 2019, and released on June 21, 2020. After the third season, the series was renewed for a fourth season on September 8, 2020, and premiered on May 23, 2021.
Production for the series halted in March 2021 when one of the members tested positive for Covid-19. Following the conclusion of Season 4 in August 2021, the show was renewed for a fifth season, which premiered on June 24, 2022. Before the conclusion of Season 5, Showtime again renewed the series for a six-season on August 18, 2022. The release date has not been revealed yet.
The Chi has gained so much love from critics and audiences. The first season of the series currently holds an approval rating of 87% on the review aggregator website Rotten Tomatoes. On Metacritic, it scored 73 out of 100.
The Chi Season 6 Storyline
It is an average day on the south side of Chicago where the children are ready to leave for school, parents are going to work, young adults are trying to make a living, and the elderly are witnessing others’ daily lives. Meanwhile, this neighborhood is also a hub of dangers that can shatter someone’s dreams and minor mistakes that can lead to death and other consequences.
According to Bet, the character Reg Taylor was robbed at gunpoint when he was in West Chicago. Deadline reported that Showtime recently put this series, along with City on a Hill, on hold for some time so that Jackass Forever can be released without any obstacles.
Curtis Cook recently had a conversation with the interview’s founder, Erik Meers, to continue creating a character with different shades for him. He mentioned that from the acting aspect, he must relate to it and have to find something that associates with him.
The Chi Season 6 Cast
The main cast of The Chi Season 6 includes Rolando Boyce as Darnel, Shamon Brown Jr. as Stanley “Papa” Jackson, Birgundi Baker as Kiesha Williams, Curtiss Cook as Otis “Douda” Perry, Michael V. Epps as Jake Taylor, and Luke James as Victor “Trig” Taylor. If any new cast joins or leaves the series, we will update it here @Latest Series.
The Chi Season 6 Trailer
The trailer for The Chi Season 6 has not been released yet since the release date of the new season is not confirmed.
Where To Watch The Chi Season 6 Online?
The series debuted on the American premium television network Showtime, which is the flagship property of the namesake parent company, Showtime Networks, and owned by Paramount Media Networks. The series has five seasons, and all of them are aired on the same platform, so The Chi Season 6 will be also available there, too.