When Does The Chi Come Back On For A New Season?

It is expected that Chi Season 7 will be released in late 2025 or by early 2026, although the official release date for the next season of The Chi is yet to be announced.

Currently, there are six seasons of The Chi, and fans are psyched to know how soon the next season can be released. Since its premiere season was aired in 2017, this coming-of-age drama series has fast become a fans’ favorite, earning a string of nominations and awards along the line. Find out more about when the new season of The Chi will come back on.

When is The Chi New Season Out?

Between 2025 and 2026. The official date for the release of The Chi’s new season has not been announced yet. However, given that the last season was released in August 2023, fans can expect the 7th season of The Chi to be aired sometime between 2025 and 2026.

A Summary of The Chi

The Chi is a coming-of-age drama created by Lena Waithe. It revolves around the lives of residents of a neighborhood on the south side of Chicago in everyday life.

Some of the major characters in the show include young men who are just trying to make a living, single mothers trying to juggle working with taking care of their children, young boys with no proper paternal guidance, and older citizens just keeping an eye on things from their front porches.

However, behind this regular neighborhood, The Chi presents viewers with a peek into the darker sides of the Chicago south side. It shows how a single event can upturn the lives of different individuals, and the simplest decisions can have life-threatening consequences.

The Showtime Original series was first aired on January 7, 2018, and 6 years down the line, it has garnered great recognition and several awards. Currently, The Chi has a total of 6 seasons and 50 episodes.

List of The Chi Characters

One of the elements that make The Chi stand out is that it features a vast array of highly relatable characters. From young school boys to older men and women, it presents a community of people whose experiences resonate with people from around the world.

Some of the characters in The Chi and the actors that portrayed them.

  • Emmet Washington (Jacob Latimore)
  • Brandon Johnson (Jason Mitchell)
  • Kevin Williams (Alex Hibbert)
  • Jada Washington (Yolonda Ross)
  • Stanley “Papa” Jackson (Shamon Brown)
  • Jake Taylor (Michael V. Epps)
  • Trig Taylor (Luke James)
  • Nina Williams (Tyla Abercrombie)
  • Kiesha Williams (Birgundi Baker)
  • Dre (Miriam A. Hyman)
  • Ronnie Davis (Ntara Guma Mbaho Mwine)

What Day Does The Chi Come On?

The new episodes of The Chi can be streamed on Fridays and Sundays on two different platforms. Subscribed streamers can stream the new episodes on Fridays on Paramount+ and Sundays on Showtime.

Where Can I Watch The Chi?

The Chi is available for streaming and watching on several platforms. Subscribed users can stream The Chi on Showtime or Paramount+. Other interested viewers can purchase and stream this iconic series on Amazon Prime Video, iTunes, Google Play, FuboTV, and Vudu.


When is The Chi Season 7 Release Date?

There is no official date for the release of The Chi season 7. However, it is likely to be out in late 2025 or early 2026.

How many episodes of The Chi season 7 will there be? 

The Chi season 7 may have 16 episodes, following the same pattern for season 6 as there are a total of 16 episodes in The Chi season 6. These episodes are split into two different parts; the first part of season 6 was aired on August 6, 2023, while the release date for the second Chi part is undisclosed.

What Channel Does The Chi Come On?

The Chi can be watched on Showtime and Paramount+.


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