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Dear White People 

TV-MA | | Comedy, Drama | TV Series (2017– )
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At a predominantly white Ivy League college, a group of black students navigate various forms of racial and other types of discrimination.

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Justin Simien
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Series cast summary:
Logan Browning ...  Samantha White 30 episodes, 2017-2019
Brandon P Bell ...  Troy Fairbanks 30 episodes, 2017-2019
DeRon Horton ...  Lionel Higgins 30 episodes, 2017-2019
Antoinette Robertson ...  Colandrea 'Coco' Conners 30 episodes, 2017-2019
John Patrick Amedori ...  Gabe Mitchell 30 episodes, 2017-2019
Ashley Blaine Featherson ...  Joelle Brooks 30 episodes, 2017-2019
Marque Richardson ...  Reggie Green 28 episodes, 2017-2019
Giancarlo Esposito ...  Narrator 23 episodes, 2017-2019
Nia Jervier ...  Kelsey / ... 20 episodes, 2017-2019
Jemar Michael ...  Al 17 episodes, 2017-2019
Wyatt Nash ...  Kurt Fletcher 16 episodes, 2017-2019
Courtney Sauls ...  Brooke 14 episodes, 2017-2019
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At a predominantly white Ivy League college, a group of black students navigate various forms of racial and other types of discrimination.

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Comedy | Drama

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Release Date:

28 April 2017 (USA) See more »

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Dear White People See more »

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Los Angeles, California, USA

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Sam's headboard is the same as Nola Darling's in Spike Lee's 1986 film She's Gotta Have It. Same shape and style, they both hold candles as well. See more »

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Featured in 50th NAACP Image Awards (2019) See more »

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Continuing the high-production, zero heart Netflix trend.
29 April 2017 | by thomasshahbazSee all my reviews

Like Silicon Value, this show has perfect poise and slick visuals, but is bereft of the humour and drama needed to carry it forward.

It's a very good idea, executed in the burgeoning Netflix style, devoid of the writing-nous to give it the punch it wants and deserves.

There's an overtone of smugness, again just like Silicon Valley, which is unwarranted, as it feels rushed, and I couldn't help coming away from it with a sense of "this was done for money, nothing more".

Shame.


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