South Side is a hilarious and heartfelt look at the day-to-day lives of people living in America’s third-largest city. Set against the backdrop of Chicago’s south side, the series follows Simon and K as they take on odd jobs around town while trying to make ends meet. From picking up furniture from evicted tenants to selling vintage clothing outside a local flea market, Simon and K have their hands full. Not only do they battle the hustle and bustle of the city, but they also navigate friendships, relationships, and family issues—all while taking on corrupt politicians and shady landlords.
Throughout the series, viewers are introduced to a variety of real-life Chicago residents, providing an authentic look at what it’s really like to live on the South Side. Our main characters also struggle with police brutality and gentrification as they attempt to make their dreams a reality—all while staying true to who they are and where they come from.
South Side is funny, touching, and an all-around great watch. With its authentic portrayal of Chicago’s south side and meaningful storylines, this series will surely be a hit when it premieres on December 8, 2022! Be sure to check it out and follow the journey of K and Simon as they try to make their dreams come true in Windy City.
Premiere Date: December 8, 2022
Cast: Sultan Salahuddin, Kareme Young, Quincy Young, Chandra Russell, Bashir Salahuddin, Zuri Salahuddin, Diallo Riddle, Nefetari Spencer, Will A. Miles, Lanre Idewu
Creators: Diallo Riddle, Bashir Salahuddin, Sultan Salahuddin