From Executive Producers Lorne Michaels and Elizabeth Banks comes the second season of Shrill, a comedy series starring Aidy Bryant (Saturday Night Live) as Annie, a young woman who wants to change her life — but at what cost? Having found a new sense of self confidence and control, Annie finds that the life she’s been chasing with Ryan, her friends, her family and her own career aren’t quite what she imagined. She’s got the confidence. Now what is she going to do with it?
Release date: January 24, 2020
Cast: Aidy Bryant, Lolly Adefope, Luka Jones, John Cameron Mitchell, Ian Owens
Shrill is an American comedy web television series, based on the book Shrill: Notes from a Loud Woman by Lindy West, that premiered on March 15, 2019, on Hulu.
On April 15, 2019, the series was renewed for a second season that is set to premiere in January 24, 2020.
Shrill follows “Annie, described as an overweight young woman who wants to change her life — but not her body. Annie is trying to make it as a journalist while juggling bad boyfriends, sick parents and a perfectionist boss, while the world around her deems her not good enough because of her weight. She starts to realize that she’s as good as anyone else, and acts on it.”
On April 24, 2018, it was announced that Hulu was developing a television series adaptation of Lindy West’s memoir Shrill: Notes from a Loud Woman with a pilot written by West, Ali Rushfield, and Aidy Bryant. Executive producers were expected to include Lorne Michaels, Andrew Singer, Elizabeth Banks, and Max Handelman. Production companies involved with the series were set to consist of Broadway Video and Brownstone Productions.
On June 13, 2018, it was reported that Hulu had given the production a straight-to-series order. On August 1, 2018, the series order was confirmed and it was clarified that it was for a first season consisting of six episodes. It was further announced that the first episode of the series would be directed by Jesse Peretz and the second by Carrie Brownstein. Additionally, Rushfield and West were added as executive producers, Bryant as a co-executive producer, and Dannah Shinder as a producer. On December 11, 2018, it was announced that the series would premiere on March 15, 2019.
On April 15, 2019, the series was renewed for a second season that will premiere in January 24, 2020.
Alongside the initial development announcement, it was confirmed that Aidy Bryant would star in the production. Alongside the series order confirmation, it was announced that the series would co-star Lolly Adefope, Luka Jones, Ian Owens, and John Cameron Mitchell. On September 5, 2018, it was reported that Julia Sweeney had been cast in a starring role.
Principal photography for season one took place from the week of July 30, 2018 until the week of September 10, 2018 in Portland, Oregon.. Season two began shooting in July 2019 until the week of September 7, 2019 again in Portland.
On December 11, 2018, a series of “first look” still images from the series were released featuring Aidy Bryant, Ian Owens, and Lolly Adefope as Annie, Amadi, and Fran, respectively. On January 31, 2019, the first teaser trailer for the series was released. On February 11, 2019, the official trailer was released.
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