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Tracee Ellis Ross’s character receives her very own spin-off

09 May 2019
Black-ish is getting a new spin-off centring around Tracee Ellis Ross's character, Rainbow Johnson.
Tracee Ellis Ross on Black-ish

Are you a diehard Black-ish fan? Then you’ll love this news! Tracee Ellis’s character on Black-ish (Rainbow Johnson), will be receiving her very own spin-off named Mixed-ish.

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Television network ABC revealed the news in May, confirming that the Johnson’s matriarch and anesthesiologist, will be getting more screen time. According to USA Today, will centre around Bow’s teenage years during the 80s and 90s, as well as her mixed-race family.

Additional cast members of the show have also been revealed, and include Arica Himmel, Anders Holm and Tika Sumpter.

During the five-long seasons of Black-ish, viewers have been introduced to Bow’s background and family. It's already been revealed that she went to Brown University in Rhode Island and that her parents are an interracial couple. She also has two siblings; Johan and Santamonica.

We can’t wait to see what Mixed-ish will have in stock. But until then, catch new episodes of Black-ish every Thursday at 19:00, only on 1 Magic.