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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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I tried to watch. It's just not good.
14 May 2017 | by thedraconianvikingSee all my reviews

I really tried to watch it and give it a chance, I really did. I could barely handle it though. It was just poorly made all around. The dialogue was horribly written, the characters are unrealistic and stereotypical. White people were snobby and prissy and black people were sassy and violent. All around not worth seeing. I could barely handle watching what I did. Maybe it gets SUPER good at the very end. But I really doubt it. And a big excuse I'm seeing is that it's a "satire" show. That's definitely true, but that does not make it good. Just because you're making fun of something stupid by being even just as/more stupid it still makes you stupid. It can be done right, in things such as Monty Python, but those types of things had clever writing and have real jokes, not just an overused gag that it relied on like a crutch. It had great potential, but it fell flat.


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