After a successful partnership in Emily in Paris, Netflix and Darren Star are teaming up again for the romantic comedy series Uncoupled. Uncoupled follows the life of Michael, whose 17-year marriage falls apart when her husband catches him by surprise walking out the door.
Jeffrey Richman, multiple Emmy winner, known for his work on Modern Family and Frasier is the co-creator of the series along with Star, who is also an Emmy winner for Sex and the City. Both expressed their enthusiasm for partnering with the streamer for this new series which is also important on a personal level:
“We couldn”t expect a more perfect house for Uncoupled than Netflix. A romantic comedy with a gay protagonist; it”s a passion project for us that feels personal and universal. ”
The series will have eight episodes for season 1 and will be produced by MTV Entertainment along with Netflix. Tony Hernandez and Lilly Burns of Jax Media will executive produce alongside Star and Richman. Tracey Pakosta, vice president of Netflix”s original comedy series, also said in a statement:
“We are excited to be partnering with Darren on another exciting new series. Darren and Jeffrey have continually permeated the zeitgeist, creating characters and stories that resonate with audiences around the world. ”
Here”s everything we know about Netflix Uncoupled:
what is the plot of Uncoupled?
from netflix Uncoupled focuses on Michael, who thought his life was perfect until his 17-year-old husband caught him by surprise, walking out the door. Overnight, Michael must face two nightmares – losing what he thought was his soul mate and suddenly finding himself a single man in his 40s in New York City.
who is cast for Uncoupled?
No cast has been announced for the series yet.
What is the production status of Uncoupled?
Darren Star is currently busy producing Season 2 of Netflix”s hit Emily in Paris, which should take place in late summer. There are no production dates available for Uncoupled, but we hope to learn more in the coming months.
When will be Uncoupled be released on Netflix?
No date is known for Netflix Uncoupled, but the series is expected to hit Netflix in 2022.