A Black Lady Sketch is created by Robin Thede. The series stars Thede, Gabrielle Dennis, Ashley Nicole Black and Skye Townsend. The storyline revolves around Black women who are living a relatable yet hilarious life. With experiences of a magical reality, their life subverts traditional expectations and finds humor riffing on relatable themes – like ashy skin, hair woes, and the politics of the Black church. The third season of the series concluded May 13 on HBO. But will there be a season 4?
“‘A Black Lady Sketch Show’ has created an indelible mark thanks to the trust and support of the incredible team at HBO,” said Thede, making the announcement. “We are ecstatic to be heading into a fourth season that means so much to our cast, crew and the dedicated audience who so passionately loves our show.”
Noted Amy Gravitt, EVP of HBO Programming: “Robin, Gabrielle, Ashley and Skye brought so much life to each character they portrayed in every sketch. We’re beyond excited to explore even more comedic worlds with a fourth season of ‘A Black Lady Sketch Show.’”
Will there be a season 4 of A Black Lady Sketch Show?
Yes, it’s official! A Black Lady Sketch Show season 4 is happening! HBO has officially renewed the series for a fourth edition.
The network confirmed the renewal and the official announcement was shared on their Twitter handle with a post, quoting, “What’s better than 3 seasons of #ABLSS? How about 4 SEASONS! That’s right, A Black Lady Sketch Show has been officially renewed for Season 4! @HBO @hbomax” Take a look at the official post below:
— A Black Lady Sketch Show (@BlackLadySketch) June 2, 2022
Robin Thede also shared the announcement on her official Twitter handle, quoting, “I think the tilapias might be fine after all!” She also added, “Damn I should have said WHAT UP WE’RE FOUR” Take a look at the official post below:
I think the tilapias might be fine after all! https://t.co/NxVaGTIzyn
— Robin Thede (@robinthede) June 2, 2022
When is A Black Lady Sketch Show season 4 release date?
As the series was renewed for another season on June 2, 2022, and the finale episode of Season 3, It’s a New Day, Africa America!, was released on May 13, 2022, asking for an exact official release date for A Black Lady Sketch Show Season 4 seems a little early.
However, based on the pattern of the last two seasons’ release dates, we may anticipate that the fourth edition may also be released by the end of 2023. However, this is just a speculation. Without official confirmation, we cannot verify these details. Stay connected with us for more updates!
What to expect from the plot of A Black Lady Sketch Show season 4?
The official description of the series according to the HBO website states, “A Black Lady Sketch Show is a narrative series set in a limitless magical reality full of dynamic, hilarious characters and celebrity guests.”
In the third season of A Black Lady Sketch Show, the viewers got to see that the assemblage is returning with six half-hour episodes, Season 3 finds Thede, Ashley Nicole Black, Gabrielle Dennis, and Skye Townsend joined by a host of celebrity guests. The premise and the episode details for the upcoming season are not disclosed yet.
Hence, it is very difficult to predict the possible sketches, which will be featured in the next season. It is evident that the tone for the season has been set by the previous episodes. Thus, we can expect to see the characters grow and develop in ways that will pique the interest of viewers to catch more laughs.
Many of the episodes have been favorably welcome by viewers and die-hard fans. Thus, luring people in to watch the series when it airs on television or via streaming service. So, it will be interesting to see how they deal with this added pressure and introduce something new to the series. If the makers make any announcements regarding season 4, we will update it here. Stay tuned!
A Black Lady Sketch Show season 4 cast?
The original cast members from Season 3 will probably return in the next chapter. However, there have been no formal announcements so far. Here’s who are they:
- Robin Thede
- Ashley Nicole Black
- Gabrielle Dennis
- Quinta Brunson
- Skye Townsend
- Laci Mosley
Some recurring cast members of the series are as follows:
- Essence Atkins
- Bob the Drag Queen
- Yvette Nicole Brown
- Nicole Byer
- David Alan Grier
- Broderick Hunter
- Phil LaMarr
- Yvonne Orji
- Natasha Rothwell
- Issa Rae
- Amber Riley
- Holly Walker
- Tyler James Williams
Where to watch A Black Lady Sketch Show?
You may watch the series A Black Lady Sketch Show on HBO. Season 4 will also release on the same platform.
Will there be a season 5 of A Black Lady Sketch Show?
Season 4 of the series is yet to premiere. Hence, there are no updates about A Black Lady Sketch Show season 5!