The Chi

S3E2 "Brewfurd"

The Chi

Director: Rashaad Ernesto Green
2020 | USA | 60m
GENRE: Activism | Black/African American
SECTION: Episodic | Free
Expected Guests: Features Q&A with actor Jasmine Davis, actor Tyla Abercrumbie, actor Miriam A. Hyman, and actor Yolonda Ross


Frameline is thrilled to present a very special sneak preview of Brewfurd (episode 2) from the upcoming season of the SHOWTIME® series THE CHI, in honor of LGBTQ+ Pride month. 

You can view the Season Premiere of the THE CHI on YouTube before joining us for Brewfurd.

Produced entirely in its namesake city, season three of THE CHI finds a maturing Emmett (Jacob Latimore) trying to alter the way his mother Jada (Yolonda Ross) sees him, going from unmotivated teen to full-fledged businessman. Created and executive produced by Emmy® winner Lena Waithe, the hit drama series is executive produced by Justin Hillian, Aaron Kaplan, Common, Derek Dudley and Shelby Stone of Freedom Road Productions, Rick Famuyiwa and Jet Wilkinson.

THE CHI is produced by Fox 21 Television Studios.

Viewing notes:

  • This is a FREE digital screening, available between 12:01am Thursday, June 25 and 11:59pm Sunday, June 28. RSVP using the Buy Tickets button. 
  • We suggest watching it at 6pm Saturday, June 27 followed by the Q&A with cast members. 


Bayview Opera House, Queer Healing Arts Center, Spectrum Queer Media 

  • Language: English
  • Premiere Status: World Premiere