Queen Sugar has proved to be a rather successful series for the OWN network. The drama has been directed by Ava Duvernay and Oprah Winfrey, and it is based on the book by Natalie Baszile. The show has shown that it can be stable and at the same be very popular with the audience. These two things reasons have proved to be crucial in the long run for the show.
Queen Sugar has managed to run successfully for three and a fourth season of the show is already in works. The show was renewed for a fourth season before the finale of the third season. We had to wait for some time before we got the news about the update of the new season. But, we finally got our hands on the update of the show. The fourth season of Queen Sugar is going be released on June 12, 2019. So, the show is following its trend of releasing new seasons in summer.
One of the big changes in the new season of Queen Sugar will be the promotion of Anthony Sparks to showrunner and executive producer in the fourth season. Sparks has also worked on shows such as Blacklist, Undercovers, Lincoln Heights, and The District. Sparks takes over the role over from Kat Candler.
Moving to the cast of the show. We will see the main cast returning for the new season of Queen Sugar. Here is the cast for the fourth season of the show:
Rutina Wesley as Nova Bordelon
Dawn Lyen Gardner as Charlotte “Charley” Bordelon West
Kofi Siriboe as Ralph Angel Bordelon
Tina Lifford as Violet Bordelon
Omar Dorsey as Hollingsworth “Hollywood” Desonier
Dondre Whitfield as Remy Newell
Bianca Lawson as Darla
Nicholas L. Ashe as Micah West
Ethan Hutchison as Blue Bordelon
Erik Logan, the president of OWN, said that he was very proud of the show, which includes the cast, crew and the producers working on the show. He also said, “Under Ava’s creative vision and leadership, Queen Sugar continues to earn a well-deserved reputation for depicting nuanced characters, rich storylines and establishing an inclusive team that inspires and ignites much-needed conversations about our society today.”