‘Uncoupled’ is an upcoming romantic comedy series about Michael who believed his life was ideal until his husband unexpectedly left him after 17 years.
The eight-episode series ‘Uncoupled’ is set to premiere on July 29 on Netflix.
Cast and creators
- Neil Patrick Harris
- Tisha Campbell
- Tuc Watkins
- Emerson Brooks
- Brooks Ashmanskas
- Marcia Gay Harden
Directed by Andrew Fleming
Written by Jeffrey Richman and Darren Star
“The series follows newly single Michael, who thought his life was perfect until his husband of 17 years decides to walk out the door. Suddenly he finds himself losing who he thought was his soulmate, and now needs to navigate the single life as a gay man in his mid-forties in New York City.”
Darren Star is known for his drama-filled rom-com shows, including Sex and the City, Younger, Emily in Paris and others. Jeffrey Richman has written for several sitcoms throughout the years, including Frasier, Modern Family, Wings, and The Jeffersons.
Michael appears to be venting his anger on a bunch of roses. He witnesses little glimpses of his good days with his husband as well as what appears to be a couple’s therapy session.
He considers the advantages of dating once again as he glances across at another guy he likes. He realizes that he will be enjoying being single as he navigates the dating world, despite his wounded heart.