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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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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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TV-14
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Country:

USA

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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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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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One dimensional characters
29 June 2017 | by pgoodenSee all my reviews

We have the cosseted wife of a star athlete, the firebrand sister, the " I gotta be a man" brother and the all knowing auntie.

There is no depth to the characters as they are so broadly painted and predictable Aunt Vi and Hollywood seem to chuckle a lot and Ralph and Ralph Angel smolder's - His ex junkie wife and we can easily see this coming

oh and of course we have the big bad white man who is trying to foil all of their efforts.

I find no hugely redeeming qualities to this show


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