“THE CHI” is a Disney+ hot-star drama. The show is created by Lena Waithe. Show started in 5 December 207. It has 5 seasons in which season 5 has been released recently. There are total 41 episodes. Average run time of the episode are 46 to 58 minutes.
Executive producers of the show are Lena Waithe, Common, Elwood Reid, Aaron Kaplan, Rick Famuyiwa, Ayanna Floyd Davis, Justin Hillian, Jet Wilkinson, Shelby Stone, Derek Dudley. Elwood Reid Inc. Hillman Grad Production, Freedom Road Productions , id8 mm., Verse Productions, Kapital Entertainment, 20th Television, Showtime Networks are the Producers.
The story about The Chi is “a fateful turn of events that sends shock waves through a community. Which is based on the South side of Chicago. It connects the lives of Emmett, Brandon, Ronnie and Kevin in unexpected ways.
IMDb’s reviews for the show is 7.3 out of 10.
On review aggregator website Rotten Tomatoes, the first season holds a “certified fresh” approval rating of 87% based on 47 reviews, and an average rating of 7.47/10.
The website’s critical consensus reads, “Like an optimistic companion to The Wire, The Chi explores the complexities of life in the South Side of Chicago, with a tender touch and a clear affection for its captivating characters.
On Metacritic, the season has a weighted average score of 73 out of 100, based on 22 critics, indicating “generally favorable reviews”
Jason Mitchell as Brandon Johnson. Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine as Ronnie Davis. Jacob Latimore as Emmett Washington. Alex Hibbert as Kevin Williams.
Tiffany Boone as Jerrika Little. Yolonda Ross as Jada Washington. Armando Riesco as Detective Cruz. Rolando Boyce as Darnell. Barton Fitzpatrick as Reg Taylor. Shamon Brown Jr. as Stanley “Papa” Jackson. Michael V. Epps as Jake Taylor. Birgundi Baker as Kiesha Williams. Luke James as Victor “Trig” Taylor. Curtiss Cook as Otis
Season 5 release date
IN August 2021, after the conclusion of the fourth season. It was announced that the series will be renewed for a fifth season and will be premiered on June 24, 2022.
First episode releases on 24 June 2022 . Episode two of the show will be releasing on 3 July 2022. Its last episode that is episode number 10 will be releasing on 28 August 2022.