The Chi

The Chi

  • Seasons:
  • 2
  • 1
The Chi returns for a second riveting season of stories from Chicago’s South Side. As Brandon works to make things right with Jerrika, Emmett tries to get custody of his son, with help from Jada. Meanwhile, Ronnie hopes to come to terms with his actions, and Kevin grapples with past traumas, in this richly textured series from creator/executive producer Lena Waithe and executive producer Common.
The Chi returns for a second riveting season of stories from Chicago’s South Side. As Brandon works to make things right with Jerrika, Emmett tries to get custody of his son, with help from Jada. Meanwhile, Ronnie hopes to come to terms with his actions, and Kevin grapples with past traumas, in this richly textured series from creator/executive producer Lena Waithe and executive producer Common.

Season 2 (10 episodes)

  • 1. Eruptions

    Original air date: 04/07/2019 Runtime: 56:53 min.

    Original air date: 04/07/2019 Runtime: 56:53 min. Brandon deals with an unfortunate turn of events that takes him back to Reg. Jada makes a decision that forces Emmett to grow up. Kevin, Jake and Papa hatch a plan to do a project for school. Ronnie takes an inmate under his wing.

  • 2. Every Day I'm Hustlin'

    Original air date: 04/14/2019 Runtime: 58:16 min.

    Original air date: 04/14/2019 Runtime: 58:16 min. Brandon begrudgingly puts on a front to help Jerrika land a new client. Reg must answer to the leadership of the 63rd St. Mob. Ronnie reels from devastating news and makes a deal with an inmate. Emmett adjusts to his new living situation and starts another side hustle with Amir. Kevin is forced to make a difficult decision. New Detective Toussaint investigates a South Side home invasion.

  • 3. Past Due

    Original air date: 04/21/2019 Runtime: 54:55 min.

    Original air date: 04/21/2019 Runtime: 54:55 min. Brandon gets a new opportunity. Kevin and Maisha form an unlikely friendship. Emmett takes on more responsibility at work. Cruz deals with blowback from Ronnie’s confession. Ronnie receives some shocking news. Toussaint gets a lead on her case.

  • 4. Showdown

    Original air date: 04/28/2019 Runtime: 57:55 min.

    Original air date: 04/28/2019 Runtime: 57:55 min. Brandon stresses over The After Taste Food Competition and makes a deal with Emmett, while an accident at Sonny’s threatens Emmett’s job. Kevin, Jake and Papa cause mayhem on picture day at school. Ronnie adjusts to a new life he didn’t expect. Reg gets called on the carpet by Douda and a revelation comes to light.

  • 5. Feeling the Heat

    Original air date: 05/05/2019 Runtime: 54:29 min.

    Original air date: 05/05/2019 Runtime: 54:29 min. Brandon and Emmett come together for some Chicago summertime fun on one of the hottest days of the year. Kevin deals with a death in the family. Ronnie reconnects with Rafiq and gets some helpful advice. Toussaint and Cruz make a major move on the home invasion case. Reg and Douda form a plan to fix the gang’s problem.

  • 6. A Leg Up

    Original air date: 05/12/2019 Runtime: 57:36 min.

    Original air date: 05/12/2019 Runtime: 57:36 min. Brandon competes in the finals of The After Taste Food Competition. Emmett tries to smooth things over with the women in his life. Kevin and Jake get into a fight, while Kevin’s friendship with Maisha blossoms. Ronnie and Jada grow closer after a family secret comes to light.

  • 7. Blind Eye

    Original air date: 05/26/2019 Runtime: 58:05 min.

    Original air date: 05/26/2019 Runtime: 58:05 min. Detective Cruz is left to make a difficult choice. Brandon gets some insight into Douda’s past, while Jerrika drops a bomb about her career. Emmett tries to figure out who Keisha is dating. Ronnie opens up to Jada, who helps him heal old wounds.

  • 8. Lean Into It

    Original air date: 06/02/2019 Runtime: 57:48 min.

    Original air date: 06/02/2019 Runtime: 57:48 min. Brandon takes a big step with Jerrika. A new opportunity forces Emmett’s hand. Kevin makes a new friend and a fateful decision. Ronnie spirals out of control.

  • 9. Guilt, Viral Videos and Ass Whuppings

    Original air date: 06/09/2019 Runtime: 50:37 min.

    Original air date: 06/09/2019 Runtime: 50:37 min. Brandon and Emmett hatch a plan. Emmett starts his new job. Ronnie deals with the consequences of his actions. Kevin gets into hot water with his mom. Detectives Toussaint and Cruz make an exciting discovery.

  • 10. The Scorpion and the Frog

    Original air date: 06/16/2019 Runtime: 58:02 min.

    Original air date: 06/16/2019 Runtime: 58:02 min. Brandon is faced with a life-altering decision. Emmett takes a step toward adulthood and Kevin tries out a new look. A trip down South leads Ronnie to confront his demons. Detectives Toussaint and Cruz make a big arrest.