Netflix has acquired Glamorous, a new series from Damon Wayans Jr. about a gender-nonconforming queer young man who must figure out what he wants out of life, who he really is, and what it really means to him to be queer. . Here’s a rundown of everything we know about the series so far.
Glamour was originally intended to be a CW series, which was the first announcement in November 2018. A the pilot was shot down in 2019 with Brooke Shields and Peyton List. After consideration, in June 2019, the series was not picked up and canceled by C.W. In April 2022, the project moved to Netflix with a complete series order.
The drama series comes from Star Trek: Discovery and Quantico co-executive producer Jordan Nardino and Damon Wayans Jr.. Nardino is writing and executive producing the 10-part drama series, which is also produced by Wayans Jr. and Two Shakes Entertainment’s Kameron Tarlow.
What is the plot of Glamour?
by Netflix Glamour the story of Marco Mejia, a gender-nonconforming queer young man whose life seems stuck until he lands a job with legendary makeup mogul Madolyn Addison. It’s Marco’s first chance to find out what he wants from life, who he really is and what it really means to him to be queer.
Here’s a full synopsis of the new series:
A drama about Marco Mejia (Benny), a gender-nonconforming high school graduate who lands the gig of his life as an intern at a cosmetics company whose products he showcased on YouTube. Madolyn Addison, CEO, entrepreneur and founder of Glamorous Cosmetics and former model, has built one of the best cosmetics companies in the world from the ground up. However, something is happening lately. The company is not only slipping, it is collapsing, as if sabotaged from within. Not about to let that happen, Madolyn hires Marco right out of high school to be her summer intern. She has a plan – she wants him to be her eyes and ears, to make friends – and find out what’s going on behind her back, to find out “what they hide and what they steal”. In exchange, she’ll teach Marco everything she knows – but she warns him – “This business isn’t all glitz and glamor and neither is life.”
who is thrown into Glamour?
Actor, singer and Youtuber Ben J. Pierce a.k.a Miss Benny has been confirmed to star in Netflix Glamour like Marco Mejia. Pierce will reprise his lead role from the canceled CW pilot. Benny’s other acting credits include Fuller House, Guidance, Love, Victor, and more.
No other cast members are known at this time. It’s also unclear whether or not cast members from the canceled CW pilot will be asked to reprise their roles. These people could include Cobra Kaiit is Peyton list, John Barrowman, Pierson Fode, or others.
What is the production status of Glamour?
Production for Netflix Glamour will begin gearing up for pre-production in May 2022. Filming is scheduled for several weeks after that. Production for the series is set to take place in Toronto, Canada, according to Weekly output.
How many episodes will be in Glamour?
It has been confirmed that the first season of Netflix Glamour will have 10 one-hour episodes.
What is the Netflix release date for Glamour?
Netflix has not announced a date for Glamourbut given a possible summer 2022 production start date, we can probably expect the series to drop on the streamer in 2023.