added: Fri, May 28th ’21
From Craig Gillespie, the director of “I Tonya” and “Cruella,” comes a new ’80s-set dramedy series for Apple TV that stars Rose Byrne as an unhappy housewife who transforms herself into a shopping mall fitness guru.
Check out the official full-length trailer for “Physical,” which sees the “Bridesmaids” star as Sheila Rubin, an underappreciated ’80s housewife in San Diego, who finds a new lease on life when she breaks into the cut-throat world of aerobics.
In addition to Byrne, the cast includes Rory Scovel, Dierdre Friel, Della Saba, Lou Taylor Pucci, Paul Sparks, and Ashley Liao. Director Craig Gillespie helms the pilot episode.
Created and executive produced by Annie Weisman (Almost Family, Suburgatory), “Physical” is scheduled to premiere on June 18th, only on Apple TV Plus.
Sheila Rubin (Rose Byrne) is a quietly tormented housewife in ’80s San Diego, who behind closed door battles extreme personal demons and a vicious inner voice. But things change when she discovers aerobics, sparking a journey toward empowerment and success.
directed by Craig Gillespie, Liza Johnson, Stephanie Laing (various episodes)
starring Rose Byrne, Rory Scovel, Dierdre Friel, Della Saba, Lou Taylor Pucci, Paul Sparks, Ashley Liao
release date June 18, 2021 (on Apple TV Plus)