Common and Lena Waithe representing Chicago in a big way with new Showtime drama, “The Chi”

Two of Chicago's Very Own join largely locally based behind the scenes team to provide a new perspective of Chicago's South side.
Produced entirely in its namesake city, THE CHI is a timely coming-of-age story centering on a group of residents who become linked by coincidence but bonded by the need for connection and redemption.