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[04/27/22 - 11:00 AM]
Starz Announces New Cast Members Joining Second Season of Hit Comedy Series "Run the World"
Tika Sumpter, Comedian CP and Isha Blaaker will be joining the cast in recurring roles.

[02/04/22 - 11:20 PM]
Development Update: Friday, February 4
Updates include: CBS gives pilot order to "Cal Fire"; Anna Fishko to pen AMC's "Orphan Black" series; and HBO Max nixes "The Boondocks" reboot series.

[08/27/21 - 06:00 AM]
Starz Greenlights Second Season of Hit Comedy Series "Run the World"
Rachelle Williams joins season two as showrunner and will executive produce alongside Yvette Lee Bowser and series creator Leigh Davenport.

[05/04/21 - 11:34 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, May 4
Updates include: Netflix cancels "The Irregulars"; two original "The Flash" cast members to exit as regulars; and Harold Perrineau to star in Epix's "From."

[04/08/21 - 07:02 AM]
Starz Celebrates Black Women, Friendship & Harlem in "Run the World," Premiering Globally on May 16th
The series follows a group of smart, funny, and vibrant thirty-something Black women - fiercely loyal best friends - who live, work and play in Harlem.

[12/01/20 - 08:16 AM]
Video: "Run the World" - Official Teaser - Starz
Head up, eyes on the prize, world domination.

[10/29/20 - 02:22 PM]
Starz Comedy "Run the World" Starts Production in Harlem
The eight-episode, half-hour series is created by Leigh Davenport who will executive produce with showrunner Yvette Lee Bowser.

[10/20/20 - 11:24 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, October 20
Updates include: Kristen Bell to star in Netflix's "The Woman in the House"; CBS eyes music competition series "50 States to Stardom"; and Tosin Morohunfola cast in Starz's "Run the World."

[01/30/20 - 09:28 AM]
Starz Picks Up Comedy Pilot "Run the World" to Series from Showrunner and Executive Producer Yvette Lee Bowser
The previously announced cast include Amber Stevens West, Andrea Bordeaux, Bresha Webb, Corbin Reid and Stephen Bishop.

[11/13/19 - 11:47 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, November 13
Updates include: Disney+ begins production on season two of "The Mandalorian"; Sarah Michelle Gellar-led "Sometimes I Lie" lands at FOX; and Amazon orders "The Peripheral" to series.

[10/31/19 - 11:41 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, October 31
Updates include: Sean Bean joins the cast of TNT's "Snowpiercer"; Tawny Cypress, Jasmin Savoy Brown tapped for Showtime's "Yellowjackets"; and Corbin Reid, Andrea Bordeaux to round out Starz's "Run the World."

[10/14/19 - 11:09 PM]
Development Update: Monday, October 14
Updates include: The CW renews "The Outpost" for third season; Amber Stevens West, Bresha Webb to "Run the World" for Starz; and Hulu acquires U.S. run of "Baghdad Central."

[06/25/19 - 11:14 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, June 25
Updates include: David E. Kelley to bring "The Lincoln Lawyer" TV series to CBS; Bria Henderson cast in FX's "Mrs. America"; and Leigh Davenport to "Run the World" for Starz.







RUN THE WORLD (STARZ)
Returns in TBA 2022 (Exact Date TBA)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
5/16/21 - ???
STATUS:
returning in 2022/2023 (date TBA)
TIME SLOT:
not on the schedule
CURRENT SEASON:
2 (??? episodes)
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
Season 2 ordered on 8/27/21
DESCRIPTION:
(from Starz's press release, August 2021) STARZ announced today that the network has greenlit a second season of its hit comedy series "Run the World." Rachelle Williams ("Love Life," "Mixed-ish," "Survivor's Remorse") joins season two as showrunner and will executive produce alongside Yvette Lee Bowser ("Living Single," "black-ish," Lionsgate's "Dear White People") and series creator Leigh Davenport (The Perfect Find, "Wendy Williams: The Hot Topic"). "'Run the World' has been so passionately embraced by our audience and we are thrilled to bring fans another season," said Alison Hoffman, President of Domestic Networks for STARZ. "Our incredibly talented cast and executive producers Yvette and Leigh are set to return, and we're excited to welcome Rachelle back into the STARZ family leading as showrunner and executive producer." "Run the World" follows a group of smart, funny, and vibrant thirty-something Black women - fiercely loyal best friends - who live, work and play in Harlem. As they strive for world domination, they each navigate career highs and lows, hookups and heartbreaks that causes them to re-evaluate who they are and where they are going. At its core, it's an authentic and unapologetic show about enviable friendship and not only surviving - but thriving together.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Amber Stevens West as Whitney
· Andrea Bordeaux as Ella
· Bresha Webb as Renee
· Corbin Reid as Sondi
· Erika Alexander as Barb
· Jay Walker as Jason
· Nick Sagar as Anderson
· Stephen Bishop as Matthew
· Tonya Pinkins as Gwynn
· Tosin Morohunfola as Ola
CREW INFORMATION:
· Leigh Davenport as CRTR/EP
· Millicent Shelton as DIR (Pilot)
· Yvette Lee Bowser as EP
GENRE(S):
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Lionsgate Television
· SisterLee Productions