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The Chi Season 7: Renewed or Canceled?

The Chi Season 7: Renewed or Canceled?
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The Chi is an American drama television series that first premiered on Showtime on January 7, 2018. Created by Lena Waithe, it is set in a neighborhood in south Chicago. The Chi revolves around events that create a buzz on the south side of Chicago. Eventually, they build an unexpected connection between Emmett, Brandon, Ronnie, and Kevin. The title was renewed for a sixth season in August 2022. Last year, in June, it was revealed that the sixteen-episode sixth season would have two parts. The first part has already premiered on August 6, 2023. The show is halfway done with its sixth season, making the fans excited and asking, Will there be The Chi season 7?

The Chi season 6 recap

In the first half of the sixth season, Emmett struggles with his fatherhood, and Jada struggles to get back on her feet after prison. Many such twists leave the fans eager to know what the future of Southside Chicago is.

Is The Chi season 7 coming?

There are still many unanswered questions in the first part of The Chi Season 6. Moreover, there is no confirmation that the show will be renewed for season 7. Considering the cliffhangers from the first part of The Chi, it is extremely likely that the series will get another season.

What would season 7 of The Chi be about?

Since the second half of season 6 is also expected to leave some loose threads, season 7 might pick up from that plot. It could emphasize Kevin’s growth in the future and the twists and turns of Jake and Jemma’s relationship. Fans are also excited to know whether Papa turned toward religion or not. Another cliffhanging question is if Keisha would be able to replace Kevin’s mother.

The Chi Season 7: Renewed or Canceled?
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The Chi season 7 release date

As of now, there is no information as to when will The Chi season 7 release. However, if the show gets another season, it will take more than a year for the production team to bring out the final product. 

Therefore, fans can expect to see The Chi season 7 by late 2025 or early 2026. This prediction comes as the earlier seasons also took a similar time for their release. Any further updates regarding when season 7 is coming will be shared with you.

The Chi season 7 trailer

Since there is no official confirmation of the renewal or production of season 7, there is no official trailer for the same.

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The Chi season 7 cast

If there were to be The Chi season 7, some of the key characters from previous seasons might reprise their roles for the same. It could include Jacob Latimore as Emmett, Shamon Brown as Papa, Michael V. Epps as Jake, Birgundi Baker as Keisha, and Yolonda Ross as Jada. Furthermore, it cannot be said if Alex Hibbert as Kevin and Armando Riesco as Detective Cruz will be seen in season 7.

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Where can I watch The Chi Season 7?

The Chi first premiered on Showtime Networks, and it is one of the producers for The Chi. Further, the other half of season 6 was delayed in production due to the Hollywood strikes and is scheduled to be released in May 2024.

Moreover, if there is The Chi season 7, it will air on Paramount+ and Showtime, following the same streaming path as its previous seasons. Some new deals have made The Chi available on Disney+ and Hulu. Besides, Showtime can be streamed as an add-on service on YouTube TV, FuboTV, and Hulu with Live TV.


The Chi is not just a series but a beautiful resemblance of human emotions. The title has connected with fans on a personal level. As we wait for season 7, the fans who love it can watch the previous six seasons on Paramount+.


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