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[07/18/17 - 08:07 AM]
Video: Netflix Debuts Trailer and Key Art for New Series "Atypical"
Sam, an 18-year-old on the autism spectrum, upends his family when he begins his journey of self-discovery for independence, love and acceptance in the new Netflix comedy series with heart.

[06/19/17 - 12:05 PM]
"Atypical" Arrives to Netflix August 11
Jennifer Jason Leigh and Keir Gilchrist are mother and son in Netflix's new heartfelt comedy series, a coming-of-age story from the point-of-view of Sam (played by Gilchrist), an 18-year-old on the autism spectrum.

[12/05/16 - 11:04 PM]
Development Update: Monday, December 5
Updates include: Adult Swim parts ways with "Million Dollar Extreme Presents: World Peace"; Jeff Melvoin to take over as showrunner on ABC's "Designated Survivor"; and Matthew McNulty reports to AMC's "The Terror."

[11/03/16 - 11:08 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, November 3
Updates include: Comedy Central's "Workaholics" to sign off after seven seasons; Courtney Love to visit "A Midsummer's Nightmare" at Lifetime; and Abbie Cornish to star in Amazon's "Jack Ryan."

[10/17/16 - 01:15 PM]
Netflix Announces New Series "Atypical" from Robia Rashid and Seth Gordon Starring Jennifer Jason Leigh, Keir Gilchrist and Michael Rapaport
The coming of age story follows Sam (played by Gilchrist), an 18-year-old on the autistic spectrum on his search for love and independence.







ATYPICAL (NETFLIX)
Premieres Friday, August 11
BROADCAST HISTORY:
8/11/17 - ???
STATUS:
new this summer (yet to premiere)
TIME SLOT:
fridays from 3:01 AM-3:30 AM EST
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (??? episodes)
DESCRIPTION:
(from Netflix's press release, June 2017) Jennifer Jason Leigh and Keir Gilchrist are mother and son in Netflix's new heartfelt comedy series, Atypical, a coming-of-age story from the point-of-view of Sam (played by Gilchrist), an 18-year-old on the autism spectrum. Atypical premieres on Netflix Friday, August 11 and today, Netflix debuts this first look clip from the premiere episode -- parents of teenagers will relate. Sam decides it is time to go on a date, find a girlfriend and hopefully love, a journey that sets Sam's mother, Elsa (played by Jason Leigh), on her own life-changing path as her son seeks more independence. Sam's entire family must adjust to change, all while exploring the question: what does it really mean to be "normal"? Michael Rapaport plays Sam's father, Doug, who wants to better connect with and understand his son. Brigette Lundy-Paine plays Sam's scrappy sister, Casey, and Amy Okuda plays his therapist, Julia
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Amy Okuda as Julia
· Brigette Lundy-Paine as Casey
· Jennifer Jason Leigh as Elsa
· Keir Gilchrist as Sam
· Michael Rapaport as Doug
· Nik Dodani as Zahid
· Raúl Castillo as Nick
CREW INFORMATION:
· Jennifer Jason Leigh as PROD
· Mary Rohlich as EP
· Robia Rashid as CRTR/EP
· Seth Gordon as EP/DIR (Pilot)
GENRE(S):
· comedy (all)
· comedy (single-camera)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Sony Pictures Television