‘Dear White People’ Season 3 Guest Stars Include Yvette Nicole Brown, Laverne Cox and Flavor Flav (Video)

Blair Underwood and series creator Justin Simien will also appear

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.