Netflix released the first official look at the upcoming comedy-drama series Survival of the Fittest. The trailer previews the story of a woman who tries 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 A24and will premiere on Netflix on July 13, 2023.
Watch the official teaser trailer for Survival of the Thickets below (see more clips and trailers):
Along with 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, plus-size and newly single (not by her choice!), Mavis unexpectedly finds herself in need of rebuilding. in her life as a struggling stylist,” reads the official synopsis. “She is determined to not only survive but thrive with the support of her chosen family, a positive body attitude, and a cute v-neck with a little lip gloss. The scripted comedy is based on Buteau’s acclaimed book of essays.