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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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All Critics (28) | Top Critics (9)

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…

A show that I find to be so much fun, so silly, takes me back to being in college... This show is edgier than Black-ish.

September 7, 2018 | Full Review…

Even if you're well past your own college years, you won't regret digging into Zoey's.

June 19, 2018 | Full Review…

Freeform's grown-ish has been a lovely breath of fresh air during the last few weeks. Not just because it's a funny, diverse, and realistic depiction of college, but because it has also provided us with some always-welcome bisexual media representation.

January 26, 2018 | Full Review…

But when it lets Zoey's friends get into a playfully argumentative groove, Grown-ish hits moments that let its teen characters get messier than Zoey ever would.

April 2, 2018 | Full Review…

There's plenty of fertile ground here, provided that the writers remember what sets their show apart.

March 28, 2018 | Full Review…

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