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grown-ish: Season 1 (2018)



Critic Consensus: grown-ish quickly works through its growing pains to establish itself as its own socially aware show with a fresh perspective on the college experience, driven by the charming and capable Yara Shahidi.


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Zoey Johnson heads off to college, where she quickly discovers that not everything goes her way once she leaves the nest in this spin-off of "Black-ish."


Yara Shahidi
as Zoey Johnson
Deon Cole
as Charlie
Chris Parnell
as Dean of Southern California University
Trevor Jackson
as Sophomore at Southern California University
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It's a diverse group and a talented one. Many series with young casts filled with new faces have at least one weak spot, but like Dear White People before it, this college comedy seems to have put together one helluva squad.

January 3, 2018 | Rating: B | Full Review…

It's truly the flaws of the characters that make the show worthwhile.

January 12, 2018 | Full Review…

The effect is nicely confiding rather than jarring. Funny and sometimes surprisingly dramatic, Grown-ish feels both like a hit and like an artistic success.

January 10, 2018 | Full Review…

While we did enjoy the embarrassing drunk stories to the relatable late registration of classes, there's something that feels like it's missing. It's still trying to find its voice.

January 9, 2018 | Rating: 7/10 | Full Review…

FreeForm has mastered the art of telling young adult stories. The network doesn't operate under the premise that teens aren't dealing with some of the same issues that grownups's clear that this is also the case for grown-ish.

January 4, 2018 | Full Review…

The most interesting parts of grown-ish suggest there's a distinct show here. It's good-hearted, but with a darker edge, partly owing to the looser language restrictions on cable.

January 9, 2018 | Full Review…

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