Shermans Showcase is a American comedy television series directed by Bashir Salahuddin and Diallo Riddle. The executive producers are John Legend, Bashir Salahuddin, Mike Jackson, Ty Stiklorious, Frank Scherma, Jim Bouvet, and Pete Aronson.
The IFC broadcast the show on July 31, 2019. The hour-long Black History Month Spectacular aired on June 19, 2020, and the same month a six-episode second season was confirmed, scheduled for IFC and AMC in 2022.
What is the purpose of the second season, and who would play the lead roles? Continue reading to learn more.
Plot and Cast of Shermans Showcase
The Shermans Showcase is influenced by various programs, including Soul Train, American Bandstand, In Living Colour, and The Midnight Special. Additionally, Sherman McDaniels hosts every episode. He takes the viewers through time via Music and Comedy.
The Music and Comedy are purchased from a forty-year-old musical variety show. However, the musical show is fictitious. To accomplish this, the company uses the plot device of presenting a series of paid programs. This involves the sale of a mostly-complete 23-disc set of 47 episodes of Shermans Showcase and is introduced by various celebrity hosts.
Bashir Salahuddin, Diallo Riddle, Lil Rel Howery, Ray J, Terrence J, Damon Wayans Jr., and Quincy Jones might return, according to the reports.
Release Dates for Shermans Showcase Season 2
The program premiered on IFC on July 31, 2019. Followed by, in the same month the program was renewed for a second season and scheduled to premiere on October 26, 2022.
The show is produced by Lifted Film Co. and RadicalMedia.
Season 2 Trailer for Shermans Showcase
The official teaser for Season 2 of Shermans Showcase hasn't been released yet. It's anticipated to be released in the next few months, though you may see the first trailer below: