‘Dear White People’ will Premiere on Netflix Series with 10-episodes
Filmmaker Justin Simien’s “Dear White People” is coming to Netflix. Simien is on board to create the TV version of his hit. Based on the 2014 film of the same name, the satirical series follows a predominantly white Ivy League college, a diverse group of students who navigate various forms of racial and other types of discrimination. The series will air on Netflix series April 28th with 10-episodes. Dear White People stars Logan Browning (“Hit The Floor”), Antoinette Robertson (“The Haves and the Have Nots”), Deron Horton (“Burning Sands”), John Patrick Amedori (“Almost Famous”), Brandon P. Bell, Ashley Blaine Featherson, and Marque Richardson (“Dear White People”). On what viewers can expect from the TV version, “They can expect to see a continuation from where the film left off and the black face party revisited. All of the characters are explored in depth using POV episodes. This allows the viewers the opportunity to understand each character individually and the motivational forces behind their actions,” Robertson revealed to huffingtonpost.com.