Queen Sugar – S4 (OWN) … Nova Spills Family Tea, Ralph Angel Launches New Hustle
June 12 @ 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Ava DuVernay’s “Queen Sugar” returns to OWN on Wednesday, June 12 at 9 p.m. with the Borderlons continuing their fight to save their family farm and preserve their father’s legacy as they navigate their own personal journeys.
Charley (Dawn-Lyen Gardner) remains in the thick of the trials and tribulations in both her personal and professional life as she continues to battle the Landry family while also trying to ensure Micah’s (Nicholas Ashe) safety and future. Nova (Rutina Wesley) publishes her memoir and while she goes on a book tour around the country sharing her family secrets and shaking things up at home, she unexpectedly encounters significant relationships from her past along the way. Ralph Angel (Kofi Siriboe) is managing fatherhood and his complicated relationship with ex-girlfriend Darla (Bianca Lawson) after learning he is not the biological father of his son, Blue (Ethan Hutchison), and is encouraged by an old friend to create opportunities for formerly incarcerated men.
View breakdowns for the first three episodes of Season 4 below:
Wednesday, June 12 (9 p.m. – 10 p.m. ET/PT) Episode 401
Ralph Angel (Kofi Siriboe) learns that his parole has concluded, Charley (Dawn-Lyen Gardner) and Romero (Walter Perez) enjoy each other’s company, and the Bordelon family celebrate the opening of Vi’s Prized Pies and Diner. Later, Nova (Rutina Wesley) finally delivers her manuscript to Violet (Tina Lifford), Charley, and Ralph Angel, and she attempts to find peace by visiting her father’s grave.
Wednesday, June 19 (9 p.m. – 10 p.m. ET/PT) Episode 402
Ralph Angel (Kofi Siriboe) confronts Nova (Rutina Wesley), and Micah (Nicholas L. Ashe) has a physical altercation with another student, which leads to a charged conversation with Charley (Dawn-Lyen Gardner). Elsewhere, Ralph Angel has a date with another mother, and Darla (Bianca Lawson) enjoys a coffee date of her own. Finally, a mystery man’s identity is revealed.
Wednesday, June 26 (9 p.m. – 10 p.m. ET/PT) Episode 403
Violet’s (Tina Lifford) is surprised by someone from her past who arrives at her diner. Elsewhere, Prosper (Henry G. Sanders) offers comfort to Ralph Angel (Kofi Siriboe), and Charley (Dawn-Lyen Gardner) when they discover something unsettling about Landry Enterprises. Finally, Violet demands that Nova (Rutina Wesley) leave for home … for good.
“Queen Sugar” is produced for OWN by Forward Movement and Harpo Films in association with Warner Horizon Scripted Television. The executive producers are Ava DuVernay, Oprah Winfrey, Paul Garnes and Anthony Sparks. The series is based on the book by Natalie Baszile.