Da Brat and Vic Mensa to guest star on Showtime’s ‘The Chi’; Tyler Perry developing Madea series

The Chi has added two Grammy-nominated Chicago rappers to its star-studded cast: Da Brat and Vic Mensa. According to Deadline, Da Brat will join the Showtime series as LaPortia, "a truck driver who’s just as comfortable passing through beds as she is through state lines."  The "Funkdafied" rapper joins The Chi cast members Curtiss Cook, Jacob Latimore, Grammy-nominated singer Luke James, and... Read More.