Luckiest Girl Alive: Release date, cast, synopsis, trailer & more

Luckiest Girl Alive is an upcoming mystery-drama film about a woman, Ani FaNelli, who seems to have it all, but has dark secrets that come up when she gets interviewed for a crime documentary.

Release date

Luckiest Girl Alive will be released on Netflix on October 7.

Cast and creators

  • Mila Kunis
  • Finn Witrock
  • Connie Britton
  • Jennifer Beals
  • Scoot McNairy
  • Chiara Aurelia
  • Justine Lupe
  • Thomas Barbusca
  • Alex Barone
  • Carson MacCormac

Written by Jessica Knoll

Directed by Mike Barker


“A sharp-tongued New Yorker appears to have it all: a sought-after position at a glossy magazine, a killer wardrobe and a dream Nantucket wedding on the horizon. 

“But when the director of a crime documentary invites her to tell her side of the shocking incident that took place when she was a teenager at the prestigious Brentley School, Ani is forced to confront a dark truth that threatens to unravel her meticulously crafted life.”

Other details

Luckiest Girl Alive is based on the book of the same name by Jessica Knoll, and she also worked on adapting the novel for the screen.


Ani FaNelli lives a near-perfect life, with seemingly everything going right for her until she bumps into a former teacher of hers. 

She gets approached to talk about her past in a crime documentary, and this is when things truly begin falling apart as she unravels her dark past, with gripping scenes and imagery accompanying her narrative.

Also Read: Jessica Knoll on Ani in Luckiest Girl Alive: ‘I had to be the one to tell her story’

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