Episodes: 12 (hour)
TV show dates: September 21, 2021 — January 25, 2022
Series status: Cancelled
Performers include: Yaya DaCosta, Morris Chestnut, Joe Morton, Nadine Ellis, Lance Gross, Rhyon Nicole Brown, Kyle Bary, Alana Bright, Debbi Morgan, L. Scott Caldwell, Raven Goodwin, and Nicole Chanel Williams.
TV show description:
A soapy drama series, the Our Kind of People TV show is based on Lawrence Otis Graham’s book, Our Kind of People: Inside America’s Black Upper Class, and was created by Karin Gist.
The series takes place in the aspirational world of Oak Bluffs on Martha’s Vineyard, a historical stronghold where the rich and powerful Black elite have come to play for over 50 years.
In the story, a strong-willed and single mother named Angela Vaughn (DaCosta) sets out to reclaim her family’s name and make an impact with her revolutionary haircare line that highlights the innate, natural beauty of Black women. However, she soon discovers a dark secret about her own mother’s past that turns her world upside-down and shakes up this community forever.
Episode #12 — Kiss It Up to God
As the Illumination Ball nears, Angela and Leah team up to discover the truth about what happened between Teddy and Eve in 1984. Angela must make a choice between Tyrique and Nate.
First aired: January 25, 2022.
What do you think? Do you like the Our Kind of People TV show? Do you think it should have been cancelled or renewed for a second season?