The Chi

SHO | 9:00 pm

This critically acclaimed coming-of-age drama revolving around residents on the South Side of Chicago returns for its fifth season, with several new characters joining the ensemble cast. New guest stars include Nia Jervier ("Dear White People") as Tierra, the polished and ambitious god-niece of Douda (Curtiss Cook), whom he recruits for a rebranding effort; Carolyn Michelle Smith ("Russian Doll") as Deja, a new love interest for Shaad (Jason Weaver); L'lerrét Jazelle as Fatima, a fearless local journalist; and Antonyah Allen as Simon, a classmate of Kevin (Alex Hibbert).