Transfer over, Emily in Paris, there’s a brand new Darren Star venture coming to Netflix. In early Might, the streaming service shared new particulars about Uncoupled, Star’s upcoming romantic comedy collection starring Neil Patrick Harris. And, because of a brand new teaser trailer, many followers are already pumped for the drama to ensue. Right here’s all the things we find out about Uncoupled, together with the discharge date, solid, and extra.
What’s ‘Uncoupled’ about? Darren Star teased a ‘mature’ collection
In response to a synopsis supplied by Deadline, Uncoupled follows Michael, “who thought his life was perfect until his husband blindsides him by walking out the door after 17 years. Overnight, Michael has to confront two nightmares — losing what he thought was his soulmate and suddenly finding himself a single gay man in his mid-forties in New York City.”
Darren Star has turn out to be identified for his light-hearted and drama-filled rom-com exhibits, together with Sex and the City, Youthful, Emily in Paris, and extra. Nevertheless, as Star instructed People, the distinction with Uncoupled is that it’s a “much more mature show” than his different works. The TV author additionally spoke about what makes Uncoupled relatable.
“I think we’ve all had breakups, and it’s about a breakup,” Star defined. “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.”
Then again, Star emphasised that Uncoupled “is not about being gay or straight. It’s about anyone who’s having to start over again.”
‘Uncoupled’ launch date revealed in new teaser video
On Might 4, Netflix dropped the primary teaser trailer for Uncoupled. Set to a jazzy tune, the temporary video exhibits Michael smashing a bouquet of flowers right into a trash can as visions of himself and his husband play in his thoughts. Nevertheless, when he sees a beautiful man throughout the road, Michael smiles. Then, scenes of his newly-single life in New York flash on-screen, together with an evening out on the membership and a hookup with somebody new.
The tip of the teaser treats followers to an Uncoupled launch date: July 29, 2022. Might this turn out to be the hit collection of the summer time?
Fan reactions to the trailer gave the impression to be overwhelmingly optimistic. Within the feedback part on YouTube, viewers expressed pleasure about seeing How I Met Your Mom star Neil Patrick Harris play Michael.
“I mean, if anyone can carry a show, it’s NPH. And super happy to see him express his chemistry with men on screen again. Hope the story’s engaging!!” one fan wrote.
Many individuals commented on how Michael’s mannerisms appear to reflect that of Barney Stinson, Harris’ beloved HIMYM character.
“He walks like Barney. He’s still Barney. Always be. Will watch this only because of NPH,” one other consumer added.
Who’s within the ‘Uncoupled’ solid with Neil Patrick Harris?
So, who will be a part of Harris on this new journey? As Deadline notes, the Uncoupled solid additionally consists of Dr. Ken star Tisha Campbell as Suzanne, Michael’s good friend and accomplice in the actual property enterprise. In the meantime, Tuc Watkins (Determined Housewives) seems as Colin, Michael’s husband. Michael’s good friend Billy, a TV weatherman, might be performed by The Final Ship star Emerson Brooks. Lastly, Uncoupled stars Brooks Ashmanskas (The Good Lord Fowl) as artwork vendor Stanley and Marcia Homosexual Harden (The Morning Present) as a socialite named Claire.
Keep tuned to Showbiz Cheat Sheet for extra updates on Uncoupled.