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A fateful turn of events sends shockwaves through a community on the Southside of Chicago and connects the lives of Emmett, Brandon, Ronnie and Kevin in unexpected ways.

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Season 2 Premiere


2019

Ronnie is thinking of what's going to happen with him now. Kevin get's into a fight at school with the new. Kevin's mom wants him to take classes to teach him how to defend himself.


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Sunday, March 18

Ronnie faces his past crimes. Meanwhile, Brandon's plan to finance his business goes awry. Kevin stars in the school play and attends a cast party with his friends. Emmett decides to ...


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 Brandon Johnson 10 episodes, 2018
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 Ronnie Davis 10 episodes, 2018
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 Emmett Washington 9 episodes, 2018
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 Kevin Williams 9 episodes, 2018
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 Jerrika Little 9 episodes, 2018
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 Jada Washington 9 episodes, 2018
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 Laverne Johnson 9 episodes, 2018
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 Quentin Dickinson 9 episodes, 2018
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 Detective Cruz 8 episodes, 2018
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 Tracy Roxboro 8 episodes, 2018
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David Alan Anderson ...
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 Detective Bill Wallace 7 episodes, 2018
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 Nina Williams 7 episodes, 2018
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 Meldrick 5 episodes, 2018
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 Mr. Gasca 5 episodes, 2018
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A fateful turn of events sends shockwaves through a community on the Southside of Chicago and connects the lives of Emmett, Brandon, Ronnie and Kevin in unexpected ways.

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Both Jason Mitchell and Alex Hibbert have acted in Oscar-nominated films: "Straight Outta Compton" and "Moonlight", respectively. Moonlight went on to win three awards for Best Supporting Actor (Mahershala Ali), Best Adapted Screenplay, and even Best Picture. See more »

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Brilliant
19 February 2018 | by See all my reviews

The Chi is one of the best shows to air in a long time. Watching it after the utter dross that is MacMafia reminded me of how good television should look and feel. The writers take their time to introduce you to the characters, and give them space to develop. A rare thing these days. It's been compared to The Wire, and there are definite similarities (obviously no bad thing), but The Chi has a vibe all of it's own and gradually hooks you in. Most shows aim to have someone on screen you can empathise with, or at least identify with, but here there are so many members of the cast you genuinely want to go along with for the ride. I'm surprised this show doesn't have a higher rating. From the reviews so far it's clear some people just don't get it, or have the time to let something grow, but this is top class television and I hope it gets the audience it clearly deserves.


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