‘Queen Sugar’: Daybreak-Lyen Gardner Reveals How Micah’s School Resolution Will Impact His Relationship With Charley


Micah dropped a bombshell final week on ‘Queen Sugar’ & Daybreak-Lyen Gardner teases the way it will affect his relationship with Charley.

Queen Sugar is at all times bringing the drama, particularly on the subject of the Bordelon siblings’ relationships with others on the town. Final week, after Charley (Daybreak-Lyen Gardner) was all gung-ho about her son Micah (Nicholas L. Ashe) attending Harvard — even shopping for him a Rolex to have fun — he dropped the bomb that he was going to Xavier as an alternative. “That is actually an enormous take a look at by way of Micah actually branching out on his personal, defining himself very a lot independently from Charley, making his personal selections,” Daybreak-Lyen defined in an EXCLUSIVE interview with HollywoodLife.com. “For Charlie, it’s additionally a second of her, not simply letting go of her son, however of her realizing that each one that she’s been coping with — with the Landry’s and the Bordelon’s — and all that she needs to guard Micah from, are colliding on this second.”

Xavier is a HBU, which stands for “Traditionally black faculties and universities,” and Daybreak-Lyen promised that the title just isn’t the rationale for Charley’s considerations. “For her, it was concerning the alternative to realize energy in a approach that she’s seeing it wielded proper in entrance of her and in opposition to her,” she defined. “The craze and the frustration and the precise ache of attempting to do for her group, for her household, for even the legacy of her father, and that being prevented and destroyed in entrance of her eyes by individuals who have been afforded privilege and her wanting for Micah to have the identical entry to not be sufferer to that type of abuse.”

Just like lots of the plot traces and occasions we’ve watched within the final 4 seasons of Ava DuVernay’s Queen Sugar, Daybreak-Lyen mentioned this example is one she believes is quite common for folks and kids. “The place does your ache and the place do the trials that you simply desperately wish to defend your kids from meet up together with your little one’s must be acknowledged for who they’re and what they need?” she questioned.

Forward of tonight’s season finale, the actress teased Charley’s response to Micah’s announcement that followers are anxiously awaiting. “What we’ll see is what the present is so dedicated to, which is an sincere exploration of how these very actual social points are forcing these characters to confront themselves, to confront components of themselves,” Daybreak-Lyen previewed. “I actually don’t imagine that Charley’s perception is that the college isn’t adequate for Micah. I actually imagine that what’s taking place for her is a confrontation of energy. It’s confronting her, so we’re going to see that basically problem her. We’re going to see that basically problem their relationship.”

She continued, “We’ve been watching them go nearly other than a sure type of intimacy that they’ve had, as Micah’s gained readability about what he needs and about what’s most essential to him and the way he needs to precise himself in life, which could be very completely different from how what Charlie’s imaginative and prescient of that was for him.” We are able to’t wait to see what occurs TONIGHT on Queen Sugar‘s season finale at eight PM ET on OWN!