Today SHOWTIME would announce their latest casting for series ‘The Chi’. Amongst the names announced to join the series, Lil Rel was revealed to be apart joining the cast for a recurring role. As of now it’s not clear as to who Rel will play on the show but this appears to be exciting news for the Chicago native.
Production is underway on Season 3 of Showtime’s The Chi with a new showrunner and executive producer. Writer Justin Hillian (Snowfall) will run the upcoming third season, replacing Ayanna Floyd Davis, Showtime said today. Additionally Birgundi Baker (Empire, Chicago Med), who plays Kiesha, has been promoted to series regular, and Luke James (Star, Little), La La Anthony (Power) and Lil Rel Howery (Get Out, Bird Box) have signed on to recurring roles.