ABC’s ‘Black-ish’ has been renewed for season 6. The popular comedy is loosely based on the life of show creator, Kenya Barris. What’s more to love? There’s talk of a spinoff Mixed-ish, as reported by Deadline. It is about Rainbow Johnson’s (Tracee Ellis Ross) experience growing up in a mixed-race family in the ‘80s. The actress expressed her joy in an Instagram post.
HERE’S TO MORE ISH // MIXEDish & BLACKish ~ happy to announce that #blackish has been picked up for a sixth season! and #mixedish, our spinoff about bow’s childhood, was the first new series order by @abcnetwork for the 2019-20 season! i’m a first time executive producer! Just the beginning of a new chapter for me, thank you @abcnetwork and @kenyabarris for yet another opportunity to bring needed and interesting stories to life.
Black-ish stars Anthony Anderson as Andre “Dre” Johnson, Tracee Ellis Ross as Rainbow Johnson, Laurence Fishburne as Pops, Yara Shahidi as Zoey Johnson, Marcus Scribner as Andre Johnson Jr., Miles Brown as Jack Johnson, Marsai Martin as Diane Johnson, Jenifer Lewis as Ruby, Peter Mackenzie as Mr. Stevens and Deon Cole as Charlie Telphy.
Mixed-ish will be the second spinoff of Black-ish with Grown-ish, starring Yara Shahidi, now on its second season on ABC’s cable network, Freeform.
By BSM Media Team
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