The children are all grown up.
Actress Yara Shahidi made a bittersweet announcement this week in a Youtube video sharing that after six seasons, the Kenya Barris-created sitcom and black-ish spinoff was ending.
“Hey, Grown-ish fam, it’s Yara, and I needed to share the information with you guys, our day ones, that season 6 of Grown-ish shall be our remaining season,” the real-life Harvard graduate revealed. The 23-year-old Hollywood star advised supporters, “However don’t be unhappy,” and shortly assured viewers, “we’re going to do it up large.”
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Shahidi additionally revealed that the ultimate season of grown-ish shall be introduced in two elements, with the primary half premiering this summer time. “The second half shall be coming in 2024, which suggests you continue to have a full 12 months with the crew at Cal U,” the actress continued.
The sequence may also be hitting a major milestone because the solid, which incorporates Trevor Jackson, Diggy Simmons, and Daniella Perkins, is ready to rejoice its one-hundredth episode. They’re additionally welcoming a number of particular friends, together with Lil Yachty, Anderson .Paak and The Free Nationals.
Shahidi, who portrayed Zoey on the flagship sequence black-ish, additionally took the day trip to talk on to followers who’ve been watching the present because it premiered on Freeform on January 3, 2018, stating, “You guys have been with us since season 1, and it has been such an honor to play Zoey and develop up alongside her for the previous 9 years.”
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She continued, “Your assist during the last 5 seasons has actually meant the world to us, the solid and crew, and we wanna take the time to thanks all for the love and assist that has stored us going.” She added, “And like I mentioned, there’s nonetheless one other season to go, and belief me, it’s gonna be large.”
Grown-ish adopted the fashion-obsessed teen and the eldest daughter of the Johnson household as she took her first steps into the actual world as a school freshman. The present lined a sequence of real-life points, together with race, medicine, intercourse, and far more. Throughout season 5, Zoey’s youthful brother Junior, portrayed by actor Marcus Scribner, took the lead function after Zoey graduated, though she nonetheless appeared within the sequence.
There’s nonetheless time to catch up earlier than the present’s premiere, as the primary 5 seasons are streaming on Hulu.