Though the present ended greater than a decade in the past, the forged of Girlfriends just lately reunited to commemorate the present’s debut on Netflix. In a name with Leisure Tonight, the forged mentioned the present’s impression on their lives, and what its legacy means now. “We have grown up collectively the 4 of us, ya know?” Golden Brooks stated. “I’ve had so many moments with every one in every of you that I can say, ‘That made me a greater particular person, due to Tracee, Persia, Jill.'”
Tracee Ellis Ross, who performed Joan within the sequence, additionally stated that Girlfriends broke new floor for a way Black ladies have been depicted on TV.
“I don’t need to stroll round saying I’m a girl of coloration, I’m a girl of coloration, so it doesn’t need to be each joke out of my mouth,” she stated. “It’s who I’m and I believe the best way the present offers with it’s so refreshing.”