Stacey Abrams to guest in ‘black-sih’ animated episode

Abrams, a former Democratic Ga gubernatorial prospect and chair of the voting rights advocacy team Good Fight, is established to lend her voice to the approaching animated episode of ABC’s ‘black-ish,’ CNN has acquired solely.

In the episode, which is the the next of two new episodes scheduled to air back-to-back on Oct four, Dre (Anthony Anderson) begins to explore area politics and, at a single point, seeks some tips from Abrams, the community said.

The two episodes are airing as a a single-hour television exclusive and will focus on subsequent the household “as they navigate the approaching presidential election,” a description added.

The two episodes will be directed by Matthew A. Cherry, whose animated small film “Hair Like” won an Oscar. Graham Towers & Ben Deeb wrote the animated episode.

The exclusive will established the phase for the formal return of ‘black-ish’ on Oct 21.

This yr, which is the show’s seventh period, ‘black-ish’ will tackle existing situations like the world wide pandemic and “the movement for social justice and equality,” according to ABC.