Tuesday, February 13, 2024

Netflix Renews 'Survival of the Thickest' for Season 2

Netflix has today renewed its original comedy series Survival of the Thickest for a second season. An episode count and premiere date window were not immediately announced.

The comedy stars Michelle Buteau, Tone Bell and Tasha Smith.

Buteau co-created the comedy with Danielle Sanchez-Witzel, who served as showrunner for the first season. They executive produce with Linda Mendoza, Ravi Nandan, Alli Reich and Anne Hong. A24, SanWitz Productions and Mosaic produce.

The 8-episode first season was released on the streamer on July 13, 2023. Moreover, Buteau announced today that Netflix will stream her second stand-up comedy special later this year. Her first special - Michelle Buteau: Welcome to Buteaupia - was released on Netflix in 2020.