Tetona Jackson is an actress who recently starred on the comedy "All Night." She also stars in the films "Maximum Ride" and "Severed Road." Simone Graham – Privileged, beautiful, driven -- but, most of all, cool -- Simone has an easy confidence she inherited from her father and a down-to-earth, chill vibe, which she inherited from her mother. The shadow of both her parents looms large, and she is eager to prove herself and make her own way in the world.
Known for his role as Drew on the hit series "Everybody Hates Chris," Tequan Richmond has guest-starred on shows such as "Cold Case," "ER," "CSI," "Private Practice" and "Numb3rs" and has a recurring role on "General Hospital." Bryson Broyer – Resourceful, tough, charming and raised by a single mother, Bryson's self-assured and doesn't hide his vulnerability. Every bit as driven as Simone, Bryson also wants to make his mark on the world.
Actor and producer Leland Martin is recognized for his roles on "The Young and the Restless" and in the TV movie "A Cinderella Story." Ari Thomas – Handsome, charming and effortlessly confident, Ari has an edge and swagger that are completely disarming. Sexually fluid, Ari has a strong masculine energy. He defies any sort of label. He's a digital producer with big dreams.
Amassing millions of views on her YouTube and Vine channels, Lala Milan has turned into a social media star with over 2 million Instagram followers. Her hilarious videos and skits earned her a nomination at BET's inaugural Social Awards. Lala made her crossover to acting on the small screen starring on the series "Claws" as Bambi. Tia Reed – A black Daria, too smart for her own good, Tia longs to leave her mark on the world. Her friend Simone manages her image to jump-start Tia's music career.
Best known for his role as Clark County on "Atlanta," RJ Walker is a powerhouse with notable roles on many shows, including "Hand of God," "Switched at Birth" and "Castle." David – A Wall Street guy turned preacher, David has a strong moral compass. Fastidious regarding his looks, he feels well beyond his 26 years. He was once married to Crystal.
Brittany Inge is an actress known for her work both on-screen and onstage. Inge is also a singer and has shared the stage with renowned musicians such as Stevie Wonder, Jennifer Holliday and the late Aretha Franklin. Inge has made appearances on "Atlanta" and "The Haves and the Have Nots" and in the upcoming feature film "The Hate U Give." Inge also appears in the feature "Tyson's Run." Crystal – A type A Southern belle, she works in advertising with Bryson and is one of Simone's best friends. She can be buttoned up, but she always speaks her mind. She was married to David when she was younger.
Paula Newsome is a veteran actress who has starred on several shows including "Grey's Anatomy," "Bones," "Parenthood," "Suits," "Drop Dead Divas" and "How to Get Away with Murder." She also appeared in the films "Guess Who," "Little Miss Sunshine" and "Reign Over Me." Victoria – Graham Agency advertising executive and Bryson's seasoned boss, Victoria helped make the agency what it is today; however, now she clashes with Bryson over the agency's dated direction.
Brooklyn rapper Joey Bada$$'s popularity rose in 2012 with the release of his mixtape "1999," which was met with critical acclaim for its storytelling and attention to sociopolitical issues. Influenced by Nas, Tupac, Black Thought and J Dilla, he has molded himself into a conscious hit-maker, releasing two studio albums and two EPs since then. Along with building his Pro Era brand, Bada$$ continues to make his presence felt in television, making appearances on "Power" and "Mr. Robot." Camden – Camden is Simone's ex-boyfriend. He hasn't been easy for her to get over.
The Interscope Records-signed Chicago singer/rapper Dreezy released her debut album "No Hard Feelings" in 2016 with the platinum hit "Body" (featuring Jeremih). Tay-Tay – Tay-Tay is Simone's godsister who's always in trouble.