Who else have missed ‘The Bordelons’? OF COURSE YOU HAVE! OWN’s break-out hit, ‘Queen Sugar’ has captivated audiences with it’s earnestness and it’s ability to speak to every part of one’s SOUL. In groundbreaking tradition, ‘Sugar’ is raging back for its third season again with an all-female directing team, a new showrunner and another two-night premiere that impact in MAY! Get the DETAILS after the JUMP!
‘Sugar’ which stars Rutina Wesley, Dawn-Lyen Gardner and Kofi Siriboe has a new SHOW RUNNER, Kat Candler. Candler will direct and serve as executive producer alongside Oprah Winfrey and Ava Duvernay.
In the series’ third season, the Bordelons find themselves continuing their fight to save their family farm and father’s legacy as they navigate their own personal journeys. They soon find that their fight extends beyond their close-knit family, but also to the community. Charley (Gardner) remains in the thick of the trials and tribulations in both her personal and professional life as she continues to battle the Landry family while also trying to ensure Micah’s safety and future. Ralph Angel (Siriboe) is still reeling from learning from Darla (Bianca Lawson) that he might not be the biological father of his son, Blue (Ethan Hutchison), and attempts to push forward as the new cane season begins. A new and unexpected love in the form of an old friend comes into Nova’s (Wesley) life and challenges her long-held notions of relationships while also offering her something she didn’t think she could ever have.
Season 3 directors include DeMane Davis — who returns as a producing director — Patricia Cardoso, Maria Govan, Shaz Bennett and Lauren Wolkstein. Additional names are TBA. Season 3 debuts on May 29 and 30 at 10 PM on OWN!!