EXCLUSIVE: Henri Esteve (Revenge), Raigan Harris (Ballers) and newcomer Andrew Liner set for recurring roles on the upcoming third season of Grown-ish, Freeform’s hit comedy spinoff from ABC’s Black-ish.
Grown-ish is a recent tackle the problems that college students face on this planet of upper training, and follows Zoey (Yara Shahidi) and her mates as they return to CalU with confidence and swagger. Studying from the ups and downs of their freshman 12 months, all of them suppose they’ve acquired their second 12 months on lock, however rapidly understand that they’re not as grown as they suppose. The solid additionally contains Luka Sabbat, Trevor Jackson, Francia Raisa, Emily Arlook, Jordan Buhat, Chloe Bailey, Halle Bailey, Deon Cole, and lately upped-to-series-regular Diggy Simmons.
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Esteve will play Javier, a stunning grad scholar whom Ana (Raisa) interns with at Cal U. A well-educated Cuban Republican activist, Javi is ready to cross social gathering strains along with his unwavering morals and his James Dean mystique. Regardless of having all the things in widespread on paper, Ana will discover that Javi challenges her in a method she by no means anticipated — each within the office and out.
Harris will painting Rochelle, an opinionated, well-informed Cal U senior and member of the Black Pupil Union who’s at all times all the way down to combat for a trigger. As a former hookup who resurfaces from Aaron’s previous, she challenges his activism whereas additionally serving to to push his fights for justice to new heights.
Liner is Rodney, a soft-spoken, baby-faced babe with a killer smile that belies a quiet confidence and confident swagger. From the second he and Sky (Bailey) meet, he’s instantly intrigued as her sharp tongue is the proper complement to his heat allure and grounded humor.
Esteve recurred on Amazon’s Homecoming and most lately appeared on the Syfy pilot (Future) Cult Basic. Repped by Abrams Artist Company and Thruline Leisure, his credit additionally embody Revenge and NCIS.
Harris appeared within the recently-wrapped fifth and remaining season of HBO’s Ballers, and appeared on All American and Useless Ladies Detective Company. She is repped by CESD Expertise Company, Cohn/Torgan Administration and lawyer Chad Christopher.
Newcomer Liner is a latest Beverly Hills Excessive College grad who now attends Chapman College as a part of its Display Performing BFA program. He’s with AKA Expertise and Silver Lining Leisure.
Season three of Grown-ish premieres at eight p.m. Thursday, January 16, on Disney-owned Freeform.