The series centers on Ashley, played by Jasmine Cephas Jones, who is snoozing on the heels of a middle-class life in Oakland, until Miles, her partner of 12 years and the father of their son, is suddenly imprisoned. Gone, leaving him to navigate a chaotic and comical existential crisis when he is forced to live with Miles’s mother and half-sister.
Raphael Kassel, who created the series with David Diggs, plays Miles in addition to serving as showrunner.
Benjamin Earl Turner, Atticus Woodward, Jaylen Barone, Candace Nichols-Lipman and Helen Hunt also star.
Castle also performed with Diggs, Jess Wu Calder and Keith Calder of Snoot Entertainment, and Emily Gerson Sense, Ken Lee and Tim Pallen of Barnyard Projects. Starz’ SVP oversees the network with original programming Katherine Tyes-Adair Maggie Leung overseeing the network and Claire Wendland on behalf of Lionsgate.
Jeffrey Hirsch said, “The award-worthy artistry and creativity that Raphael, Daveed and the entire Blindspotting team put into the series took the comedy genre to a whole new level and I can’t wait to see that for season two.” What do they have?” , President and Chief Executive Officer of Starz. “The series received critical acclaim and is a wonderful example of our programming mandate that focuses on unique, authentic stories about and for women and underrepresented audiences.”
âWe are overwhelmed by the shower of love for season one and have been working hard over the past few months to create the next chapter of this Bay story. We are grateful for the incredible artistry of our cast and crew, and our partners Starz and Lionsgate. Very excited to bring the next season together. They messed around and gave us more runway, so welcome to the test,” said Raphael Castle and Daveed Diggs.