Dear White People (TV series)
|Dear White People|
|Created by||Justin Simien|
Dear White People|
by Justin Simien
Brandon P. Bell|
John Patrick Amedori
Ashley Blaine Featherson
|Country of origin||United States|
Yvette Lee Bowser|
|Production company(s)||Lionsgate Television|
Dear White People is an upcoming American satirical television series based on the 2014 film of the same name. Justin Simien will return to write and direct several episodes of the series. Ten 30-minute episodes have been ordered by Netflix, with an expected premiere date of 2017.
Cast and characters
- Brandon P. Bell as Troy Fairbanks
- Logan Browning as Samantha White
- Antoinette Robertson as Coco Conners
- DeRon Horton as Lionel Higgins
- John Patrick Amedori as Gabe
- Ashley Blaine Featherson as Joelle Brooks
- Marque Richardson as Reggie Green
- Wyatt Nash as Kurt Fletcher
- Brant Daugherty as Thane Lockwood
- Nia Long as Neika Hobbs
- Nia Jervier as Kelsey
- Jeremy Tardy as Rashid Bakr
- Jemar Michael as Al
- Lawler, Richard (May 5, 2016). "Netflix orders a series based on the movie 'Dear White People'". Engadget.
- Holloway, Daniel (5 May 2016). "'Dear White People' Series Ordered at Netflix". Variety.
- Evans, Greg (21 July 2016). "Netflix's 'Dear White People' Casts Brandon P. Bell & Logan Browning". Deadline.
- Petski, Denise (1 September 2016). "'Dear White People' Netflix Series Rounds Out Cast As Production Begins". Deadline.
- Petski, Denise (7 September 2016). "'Dear White People' Netflix Series Casts Nia Jervier & Wyatt Nash As Recurring". Deadline.
- Petski, Denise (14 September 2016). "Brant Daugherty To Recur In 'Dear White People' Netflix Comedy Series". Deadline.
- Pedersen, Erik (29 September 2016). "'Dear White People': Nia Long To Recur On Netflix Series". Deadline.
- Petski, Denise (21 September 2016). "'Dear White People': Jeremy Tardy To Recur On Netflix Comedy Series". Deadline.
- Petski, Denise (28 September 2016). "'The Handmaid's Tale' Casts Amanda Brugel; Jemar Michael Joins 'Dear White People'". Deadline.