Issues aren’t getting any simpler for the Bordelon household within the upcoming fifth season of Queen Sugar.
The clip, launched on Monday (Jan. 25) by OWN, exhibits how the household will proceed to tackle the highly effective and privileged Landry household from making an attempt to steal the land of Black farmers, weathering the storm of the coronavirus pandemic and systemic racism and lack of justice for African Individuals killed by police.
In accordance with Entertainment Weekly, a lot of what occurred in 2020 wasn’t even purported to be within the script for season 5. Nonetheless, as filming started as COVID-19 unfold in America and killings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and lots of extra by police sparked mass protests, the present shortly course.
Govt producer Ava DuVernay defined why what was occurring in the actual world couldn’t be ignored.
“The historic occasions of 2020 affect the Bordelons in direct and really private methods, from the pandemic and revenue instability to the election and George Floyd’s homicide,” DuVernay informed the movie star information outlet. “Every character actively confronts these points each individually and as a household.”
The brand new season of Queen Sugar, which was just renewed for season 6, kicks off February 16 at 8 p.m. EST on OWN.
Watch the brand new trailer under.