|“||This! This is why we can't have nice things.||”|
|— Levi to Booker and Nia|
- Raven-Symoné as Raven Baxter
- Anneliese van der Pol as Chelsea Grayson
- Navia Robinson as Nia Baxter
- Issac Brown as Booker Baxter
- Jason Maybaum as Levi Grayson
- Jonathon McDaniel as Devon Carter
- Jordan Black as Carnie
- This story continues plot-wise from Big Trouble in Little Apartment.
- The episode is a reference to the saying, "The Bearer of Bad News".
- The Navy Pier is an actual Chicago landmark along the shore of Lake Michigan.
- This is the first episode a cast member is absent, this being Tess.
- "Boyz N Motion" are indirectly referenced within this episode.
- Devon has moved to Dallas, Texas.
- It's revealed that Booker has a big head.
| The image gallery for The Bearer of Dad News may be viewed here.