Netflix has debuted the trailer and poster for The Kominsky Method, starring Michael Douglas and Alan Arkin. The series will have its world premiere at AFI Fest on Saturday, November 10 in Los Angeles. The festival will premiere the first three episodes of the series, which is the first scripted episodic to be presented as a Gala Screening at the festival.
The sun isn’t setting yet on the once famous Sandy Kominsky and his longtime agent Norman Newlander. Academy Award winners Michael Douglas (Kominsky) and Alan Arkin (Newlander) star as two friends tackling life’s inevitable curveballs as they navigate their later years in Los Angeles, a city that values youth and beauty.
Both comedic and emotional, The Kominsky Method is an eight-episode, half-hour single camera show created by eight-time Emmy Award nominee Chuck Lorre.
The series also features Nancy Travis, Sarah Baker and guest stars including Lisa Edelstein, Emily Osment, Graham Rogers, Danny Devito, Ann-Margret, Jay Leno, Patti LaBelle, Ashleigh LaThorpe and more.
The series is written by Al Higgins, David Javerbaum and Chuck Lorre, who also directed the first episode. Lorre, Higgins and Michael Douglas executive produce the series, which is produced by Chuck Lorre Productions, Inc. in association with Warner Bros. Television.
The series will launch on Netflix on November 16.