Hulu teased their anticipating audience with a video for their upcoming eight-episode limited series, Welcome to Chippendales. It is based on the story of Chippendales founder Somen Banerjee, in a story that features dark comedy and crime. Two episodes will debut on the streaming service platform on Tuesday, November 22, and new episodes stream Tuesdays.
The cast stars Kumail Nanjiani (Eternals) as Somen Banerjee, a man who immigrated from India to Playa del Rey in California, aiming to find a better life. Also, it includes Spencer Boldman (Lab Rats, 21 Jump Street) as Lance McCrae, “the ultimate specimen”, Murray Bartlett (The White Lotus) as Banerjee’s ruthless and charismatic business partner, Nick De Noia, Juliette Lewis (Yellowjackets), and Annaleigh Ashford (B Positive).
Shakman is the director, with co-showrunners Siegel and Konner. Pam & Tommy creator Robert Siegel and Nanjiani executive produce alongside Dylan Sellers, Jenni Konner, Matt Shakman, Emily V. Gordon, Nora Silver and Rajiv Joseph, who wrote the series with Mehar Sethi. Jacqui Rivera is co-executive producer, and Annie Wyman is co-producer.
About Welcome to Chippendales TV Show
A sprawling true-crime saga, "Welcome to Chippendales" tells the outrageous story of Somen "Steve" Banerjee, an Indian immigrant who became the unlikely founder of the world's greatest male-stripping empire - and let nothing stand in his way in the process.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.