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Follows the life of three siblings, who move to Louisiana to claim an inheritance from their recently departed father - an 800-acre sugarcane farm.

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Ralph Angel gets unexpected news. The fate of the prison is finally decided. Charley continues to advocate for the farmers. Violet and Hollywood celebrate their love.


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Series cast summary:
Rutina Wesley ...  Nova Bordelon 42 episodes, 2016-2018
Dawn-Lyen Gardner ...  Charley Bordelon West 42 episodes, 2016-2018
Kofi Siriboe ...  Ralph Angel Bordelon 42 episodes, 2016-2018
Omar J. Dorsey ...  Hollywood Desonier 42 episodes, 2016-2018
Nicholas L. Ashe ...  Micah West 42 episodes, 2016-2018
Dondre Whitfield ...  Remy Newell 42 episodes, 2016-2018
Ethan Hutchison ...  Blue Bordelon 42 episodes, 2016-2018
Tina Lifford ...  Violet Bordelon 42 episodes, 2016-2018
Bianca Lawson ...  Darla 38 episodes, 2016-2018
Timon Kyle Durrett ...  Davis West 33 episodes, 2016-2018
Henry G. Sanders ...  Prosper Denton 25 episodes, 2016-2018
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Follows the life of three siblings, who move to Louisiana to claim an inheritance from their recently departed father - an 800-acre sugarcane farm.

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Risk. Romance. Reinvention.

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Drama

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TV-14
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 September 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Королева сахара See more »

Filming Locations:

Edgard, Louisiana, USA See more »

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Stereo

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16:9 HD
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Actresses Rutina Wesley and Dawn-Lyen Gardner trained together as actors at Juilliard School. See more »

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Referenced in The 39th Annual Young Artist Awards (2018) See more »

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Really Bad
7 September 2016 | by jacobson98See all my reviews

It's like a really bad 1980s prime time soap opera, except most of the characters are black. Every scene features music which is supposed to heighten the drama but instead proves annoying. The characters are stick figures with little depth or interest - the star basketball player, his perfect MBA wife, their perfect children, the MBA wife's brother who's recently out of prison, his adorable son, etc. You will need a scorecard to keep track of the vast cast. The visuals are gorgeous but bear little relationship to the plot. I know I'm supposed to like this because it was created and executive produced by Oprah and Ava DuVernay (the director of Selma). I don't. If you're looking for a new TV show with a black cast, try the far superior Atlanta on FX.


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