According to CinemaBlend, Hulu’s upcoming drama series Fleishman Is in Trouble will premiere on the site on Thursday, November 17, 2022, at 12:01 a.m. ET. The plot centers on a divorced 41-year-old guy who enters the world of dating apps. Jesse Eisenberg is the lead in the drama, with Claire Danes and Lizzy Caplan playing key supporting parts. The series is based on the same-titled novel by Taffy Brodesser-Akner.
Fleishman Is in Trouble on Hulu: Plot, Trailer, What to Expect, and Additional Information
FX Networks published the official trailer for Fleishman Is in Trouble on October 25, 2022, offering a glimpse inside the turbulent life of protagonist Toby Fleishman.
The narrator says:
“Toby Fleishman awakened one morning in the city where he had spent his whole adult life. Many ideas had passed through Toby’s head in the hours since he was notified that his ex-wife had handed off the kids a full day earlier than intended.
The narrator goes on to say about the series:
“an all-encompassing narrative. It’s about life, marriage, how new love can turn into old resentment, money, jealousy, dissatisfaction, career, ambition, parenting, nostalgia, and lifelong friendship.”
The teaser briefly depicts how Fleishman’s life changes following his divorce. Overall, the teaser retains a lighthearted tone while retaining the series’ emotional depth and ambition. Along with the teaser, FX Networks’ official YouTube account released a short synopsis of the program, stating:
“Fleishman Is In Trouble,” tells the story of recently divorced 41-year-old Toby Fleishman (Jesse Eisenberg), who finds success in the brave new world of app-based dating that he never had in his youth. But, just as his first summer of s****l independence begins, his ex-wife vanishes, leaving him with the children and no indication of where she is or if she intends to return.”
According to the trailer and synopsis, viewers can expect a deeply emotional and funny drama that delves into a variety of themes such as desire, romance, marriage, love, and family, among others.
A peek at the cast of Fleishman Is in Trouble.
Jesse Eisenberg stars as Toby Fleishman, whose life changes radically once he divorces his wife of over 15 years. In this very difficult job, the actor looks amazing as he depicts the numerous parts of his character with astonishing ease. Jesse Eisenberg has been in a number of renowned and acclaimed series and films, including The Social Network, To Rome With Love, and Night Moves.
Claire Danes, who plays Fleishman’s ex-wife Rachel, co-stars with Eisenberg in a key supporting role. Supporting actors include Adam Brody, Lizzy Caplan, and Michael Gaston, among others. Taffy Brodesser-Akner is the show’s creator and executive producer.