Yara Shahidi Reacts to ‘Black-ish’ Final-Season News

“Extra’s” Rachel Lindsay spoke with Yara Shahidi at the 2021 MTV Movie & TV Awards just after news broke that “Black-ish” was ending after its eighth season.

Yara said, “Honestly, I'm just honored we've been able to go on this journey for eight years and that we’re ending it ‘cause it feels like a great place to end… We've been able to see each character evolve in such beautiful ways. That show has been a gift to me and a gift to millions to those who have been able to tune in. I’m looking forward to the note that we are going to end on, which is really just a honor to be part of the family.”

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