Uncoupled is about to release soon, and it is the latest project from the creator of Emily In Paris and Sex and The City. So yes, it’s bound to be a major hit and maybe even the best show released in the summer this year.
Directed by Andrew Fleming and Zoe Cassavetes, the series will consist of 8 episodes that will make you laugh and experience love once again. In addition to this, along with Star, Multiple Emmy winner Jeffrey Richman will also be the co-creator of the new comedy show. The executive producers will be Tony Hernandez and Lilly Burns of Jax Media, and MTV entertainment is producing the show along with Netflix.
Looking at the behind-the-scenes team of Uncoupled, we are sure you’ve got an idea of how amazing the series is going to be. So, if you want to know more about the upcoming show, such as its release date or plot, keep on reading.
Uncoupled Release Date
The official release date for the upcoming romantic comedy series is here! In a recent teaser trailer shared, the release date for Uncoupled was confirmed, and it’s not too far away. All the eight episodes of Uncoupled will be released on Friday, July 29, 2022. Moreover, they will all premiere on Netflix.
The creators are more than happy to be partnering with Netflix for their latest project. Both Jeffrey Richman and Darren Star spoke about their excitement about the new project and choosing Netflix as the streaming platform for it in a recent interview. They said:
“We couldn’t hope for a more perfect home for Uncoupled than Netflix. A romantic comedy with a gay leading man; it is a passion project for us that feels both personal and universal.”
Uncoupled Cast Members
The official cast list for uncoupled season 1 is here. Back in August 2021, it was confirmed that Patrick Harris will take on the role of Michael, the lead for the rom-com.
Then in October 2021, the rest of the cast list was shared. And we must inform you before you move ahead that this selection of cast members is mind-blowing.
Tisha Campbell will take on the role of Suzanne Prentiss, a real estate agent as well as Michael’s business partner and friend. Then there’s Tuc Watkins playing the role of Colin McKenna, Michael’s ex, who also happens to be a successful businessman.
Marcia Gay Harden will take on the role of Claire Lewis, who happens to be an elegant and wealthy art collector in the show. She will also be seen divorcing her husband. So clearly, there’s going to be more than one serious relationship ending in the Netflix show.
Emerson Brooks and Brooks Ashmanskans will play as Billy Jackson and Stanley James, respectively. Both of them are Michael’s close friends.
The light-hearted comedy series will feature Michael, a man in his 40s who entered the world of dating after his husband of 17 years blindsides him and leaves him all alone. Within a couple of hours, everything in Michael’s life turns upside down as he faces his two nightmares together, i.e., losing his soulmate and finding himself in a difficult situation as a single gay man in his mid-40s in New York City. Hop on this journey with him as he rediscovers himself and goes out on dates trying to find the love of his life.
Darren Star has spoken about the storyline of his new tv show on the streaming giant, saying:
“I think we’ve all had breakups, and it’s about a breakup. It’s about a gay man who’s [in his] late 40s, who’s single in New York — and it’s an experience that I can relate to and know a lot of people that have gone through it.”
He has also said that his latest project will be much more mature than his previous works. So fans of his work, be prepared to be vowed.
Viewers got a glimpse of what to expect in Uncoupled as an official teaser trailer dropped on May 4, 2022, by Netflix. With a jazzy tune in the background, the teaser trailer shows Michael frustrated and smashing a bouquet of flowers into a trash can. He also thinks of various memories with his husband. And then, Michael’s gaze falls upon an attractive man walking in the streets of New York. This makes him smile. Just then, viewers get to see scenes of Michael in his new single life enjoying, partying, dating, and much more. Before the teaser ends, it shows the official release date for Uncoupled as July 29, 2022. The perfect ending to a teaser for a potential summer hit series.
Check out the official teaser below:
Moreover, the official trailer will probably premiere just a few days before the season will release on Netflix. We wonder what new footage will we get to see in it. For sure; whatever it might be, it’ll be a treat for everyone’s eyes. After all, Darren Star is behind Uncoupled.
Has the Production Completed for Uncoupled?
After the cast list was finalized, filming for the Netflix original series began in late November 2021 in New York City. Then, after several months of filming, it ended in April 2022. Now, the series is undergoing its post-production phase.
Stay tuned for any new updates on the latest comedy show, Uncoupled, about to air this summer on Netflix!