Ryan Destiny, star of the now-canceled Fox series, STAR has landed a recurring role on the Freeform series, Grown-ish.
Destiny will play Jillian, a transfer student from an HBCU who has come to study filmmaking at Cal U. Smart, worldly, and cultured, Jillian can talk art and music with Luca (Luka Sabbat), politics and activism with Aaron (Trevor Jackson), and also fits right in with Zoey (Yara Shahidi) and her eclectic crew of girls, per Deadline.
Production for the show has already started.
Grown-ish is a spin-off of the ABC show, Black-ish and follows Zoey and her close pals as they attend Cal U.
The official Grown-ish Instagram account announced the news:
"join us in welcoming @ryandestiny to the #grownish fam. she is going to be on #grownish next season. - she plays jillian, a transfer student from an HBCU who has come to study filmmaking at Cal U," the post reads.