Yvette Nicole Brown, Laverne Cox, Blair Underwood and Flavor Flav will guest star on Season 3 of “Dear White People,” as will series creator Justin Simien.
“Dear White People” takes place at a predominantly white Ivy League college, where a group of black students must navigate various forms of racial and other types of discrimination.
The Netflix series stars Logan Browning, Brandon P Bell, DeRon Horton, Antoinette Robertson, John Patrick Amedori and Ashley Blaine Featherson, with narration from “Better Call Saul” star Giancarlo Esposito.
Watch the guest-casting announcement video above. It promises that Flavor Flav will be doing his Flavor Flav thing — what, did you expect him to play against type or something?
This announcement is the kickoff to a three-day rollout of “Dear White People: Vol. 3.” On Thursday morning, Netflix will share key art for the upcoming season. On Friday morning, we’ll get the trailer — check back with us then.
Season 3 of “Dear White People” will launch in its entirety on Aug. 2 on Netflix.