Dear white people is a television series that revolves around the life of four people of color in a fictional Ivy league college called Winchester university and their day-to-day interactions with the white people and the cultural barriers set by the dear white people. The series is really very successful and a lot of people have given positive reviews.
It is a comedy and people appreciate it for that but more than that it is the instances shown that people can connect with the most. They understand what the character is going through first hand. That is why it is very well acclaimed for its writing. It is actually based or takes inspiration from a movie of the same.
The movie’s creator Justin Simien loved the concept a lot. The movie came out in 2014 and was loved a lot. The writer just wanted to come back to the story so he began to create the series. The series was launched on Netflix. The series in the beginning met with some back lash and criticism calling it out for showing white racism but the creators and actors took it very positively and on research found out that most back lash and support of criticism was from white people itself so according to them this further proved their point and actually brought more publicity.
Dear White People Season 5 Release Date
The first season started began on January 30th 2017 and had 10 episodes. It has a half hour run time and went at a swift pace. Then we had a series’ return for season 2 in May 2018. The response was so good that the series got renewed for another season in 2018 June itself. The third season was aired in August of year 2019. The episodes usually focus on one person and their struggle but the finale is usually a mixed one leaving ends for all.
After a lot of waiting and fear of cancellation the series is finally renewed for another season. The series shall be retuning for season 4 in the September of year 2021. The first episode shall be released on 22nd September. People have been waiting for the return and some say that this might be the final season and may add conclusions to all stories. Not looking for that but really looking forward to the story.
As of now, there is no Dear White People Season 5 Release Date.
Dear White People Season 4
After two years of waiting the series is finally returning. Netflix announced its return in August 2021. The people were really excited and now are finally one the edge of getting the first episode on 22nd September. The delay is very much blamed on the pandemic. A lot of series has the pandemic to blame for late return as shoot was cancelled or abruptly stopped. When the series was announced they gave in brief teaser and also through it informed that the last season shall be a musical. This has increased the show’s popularity to another level. People are very interested to see the series go by in the form of a musical.
Now that we are days away from the first episode, we also have a full-on trailer that gives a glimpse into the blockbuster this series sis going to be. It is going to be one big musical festival ad make people enjoy much more. We saw how La La land did, did we not?
They have roped in the musical theme in the series by attaching it very neatly with the plot f the story. As per that the students of high school are supposed to put up a variety show every year. This year they give up on doing episodes and instead have decided to use this time to show and make them aware of the black history in the country and also some things about the struggles they go through.
Dear White People Season 5 Cast
The main cast has Logan Browning as Samantah White. She is a social activist striving to make struggles of people of color more known to the society. Then we have Brandon P. Bell playing Tory Fairbanks. This actor played the same role in the 2014 film as well. We also have irate character having a background of emotional concerns called Lionel Higgins played by DeRon Hortan.
The love interest of Smantha is played by John Patrick Amedori in character of Gabe Mitchell. Another person to catch up on their role from the movie is Joelle Brooks. This is played by Ashley Blaine Featherson. The series also has a narrator named Dr Edward Ruskins voiced by Giancario Esposito.