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"Dear White People" is welcoming several new faces for Season 3.

The Netflix series has booked Blair Underwood, Yvette Nicole Brown, Laverne Cox and Flavor Flav for roles in Season 3. Series creator Justin Simien will also make an appearance. Details about their characters were not revealed.

Season 2 ended with Sam (Logan Browning) and Lionel (DeRon Horton) being chosen to join the mysterious Order of X at Winchester University. Not much is known about upcoming storylines other than that they will feature "new characters, new relationships, new secrets."

Underwood recently appeared in another Netflix project, the acclaimed (and Emmy-nominated "When They See Us"). Former "Community" actress Brown has a recurring role on CBS' "Mom" and is set to moderate the Comic-Con panel for the streamer's "The Witcher."

And Cox will star in the final season of "Orange Is the New Black," which premieres July 26 on Netflix .

"Dear White People" Season 3 premieres August 2.