Alright, folks, it’s time to talk about one of my favorite shows – Gentefied! If you haven’t watched it yet, you’re seriously missing out. It’s a hilarious, heartwarming, and thought-provoking show about the Morales cousins and their struggles to keep their family taco shop alive in the rapidly gentrifying neighborhood of Boyle Heights in Los Angeles.
You might have heard the news that ‘Gentefied’ has been canceled after two seasons. But don’t cry into your guacamole just yet because there’s still hope that we’ll get to see more of the Morales cousins and their epic taco-making skills.
The Morales Cousins: A Recap
Before we dive into the possibility of a third season of ‘Gentefied,’ let’s refresh our memories of the Morales cousins. Erik Morales, played by JJ Soria, is a chef who dreams of opening his own restaurant. His cousin Chris, played by Carlos Santos, is a party-loving ladies’ man who struggles to find his place in the world. And their cousin Ana, played by Karrie Martin, is an artist who fights to keep her creative spirit alive while navigating the pressures of her family.
Gentefied Season Two Recap
In season two, the Morales cousins faced even more challenges. They fought to keep their grandfather, Pops, played by Joaquin Cosio, in the country while dealing with new love, new babies, estranged fathers, and tracking down Bad Bunny at a Halloween party. All the while, they questioned where they truly belonged in a world made up of borders, family separation, and the potential loss of their beloved taco shop, Mama Fina’s.
Despite critical acclaim and a strong fanbase, ‘Gentefied’ was canceled by Netflix after its second season. Many fans were disappointed with the decision and took to social media to express their frustration. They argued that the show’s cancellation was a missed opportunity for representation and diversity in the entertainment industry.
Fans of the show were heartbroken by the news of its cancellation. They took to Twitter to share their love for Gentefied and the Morales cousins. Many fans expressed their disappointment in the decision and urged Netflix to reconsider.
The Possibility of a Comeback
So, is there still a chance for a third season of Gentefied? While there’s no official announcement yet, the creators and cast of the show remain hopeful. In an interview with Entertainment Weekly, creator Marvin Lemus stated that they’re ‘optimistic and hopeful’ about a potential comeback. He also revealed that they already have ideas for what a third season could look like.
While there’s no guarantee that ‘Gentefied’ will return for a third season, fans of the show can still hold out hope. The Morales cousins have captured our hearts with their struggles and triumphs, and we can only hope that we’ll get to see more of their story. In the meantime, we can continue to support diverse and authentic representation in the entertainment industry and hope that shows like ‘Gentefied’ will continue to break barriers and pave the way for more diverse storytelling.