Netflix has shared the first trailer for its forthcoming original comedy series Grace And Frankie.
Grace And Frankie reunites Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin, who previously starred together alongside Dolly Parton in classic 1980 comedy film Nine To Five. The veteran actresses play longtime rivals who form an unlikely bond when their respective husbands, played by Martin Sheen and Sam Waterston, reveal that they are gay and planning to marry one another.
Grace And Frankie was co-created and executive produced by Marta Kauffman (Friends) and Howard J. Morris (Home Improvement. It also stars Brooklyn Decker, Ethan Embry, Baron Vaughn and June Diane Raphael. All 13 episodes will premiere on Netflix on May 8.
Grace And Frankie is Netflix’ third original comedy series following last year’s adult animation BoJack Horseman and Tina Fey’s Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, which launched last month (March) and has already been recommissioned for a second season.