Netflix has unveiled the teaser, date announcement, and a sneak peek of Survival of the Thickest, a highly anticipated series set to premiere worldwide on July 13, 2023.
Survival of the Thickest revolves around the life of Mavis Beaumont, portrayed by the talented Michelle Buteau. Mavis, a black, plus-size woman who finds herself unexpectedly single, embarks on the journey of rebuilding her life as a struggling stylist. Determined to not just survive but thrive, Mavis relies on her chosen family, a body-positive mindset, and a fabulous v-neck outfit topped with some lip gloss. This scripted comedy is inspired by Buteau’s acclaimed book of essays, bringing her unique perspective and humor to the screen.
About Survival of the Thickest TV Show
Survival of the Thickest is a scripted comedy series on Netflix that follows the story of Mavis Beaumont (played by Michelle Buteau). Mavis, a black, plus-size woman who unexpectedly finds herself single, navigates the challenges of rebuilding her life as a struggling stylist. With the support of her chosen family and a body-positive mindset, Mavis embraces her journey to not just survive, but thrive. Packed with humor and relatable experiences, Survival of the Thickest is a delightful exploration of resilience, self-acceptance, and the pursuit of happiness.Keep track of the cancel/renew status of all your favorite shows. Check out and bookmark our TV shows cancelled in 2019-20 season and TV shows renewed for 2020-21 season lists.