A black, plus-size, and newly single woman (not by choice! Mavis Beaumont has to rebuild her life as a struggling stylist in Survival of the Thickest. Scripted comedy based on Buteau’s acclaimed essay book, she’s determined to survive but to thrive with the support of her chosen family, a body positive attitude, and a cute v-neck with lip gloss.
Survival of the Thickest will be released on the 13th of July on Netflix.
Cast includes: Michelle Buteau, Tasha Smith, Christine Horn, Tone Bell, Anissa Felix, Donovan Louis Bazemore, Anna George, Monnae Michaell, Ambre Anderson, Princess Adenike, Erik McKay, Garcelle Beauvais, Jordan Carlos, Peppermint, NaTonia Monét, Taylor Selé, Annie Pisapia, Mark McKinnon, Shefik, Shannon Destiny Ryan, Dina Drew, and many others.
Watch the trailer for Survival Of The Thickest below.