Netflix has released the first official preview of its upcoming comedy-drama series Survival of the thickest. The trailer features the story of a woman trying to rebuild her life after a breakup.
When is Survival of the Thickest coming out?
Survival of the Thickest was created by Michelle Buteau (who stars in the series) and Danielle Sanchez Witzel. It is based on a memoir of the same name by Buteau. The series is produced by A24 and will premiere on Netflix on July 13, 2023.
Check out the official Survival of the Thickets trailer below (watch more clips and trailers):
Alongside Buteau, other cast members include Tone Bell, Tasha Smith, and Christine Horn. Recurring cast members include Garcelle Beauvais, Anissa Felix, Peppermint, Taylor Selé, Marouane Zotti, and more.
“Survival of the Thickest centers on Mavis Beaumont (Michelle Buteau). Black, tall, and newly single (not by her choice!), Mavis unexpectedly finds herself having to rebuild her life as a struggling fashion designer,” reads the official synopsis. “She is determined not only to survive, but also to thrive with the support of her chosen family, a positive body attitude and a cute V-neck with lip gloss. The scripted comedy is based on the book by acclaimed essays by Buteau.