Comedy Drama Series “Minx” Saved by Starz



The critically acclaimed comedy series “Minx” has been picked up by Starz following it’s cancellation by HBO Max.

STARZ has announced that the first two seasons of the comedy series “Minx” will be airing on the network. Season two will broadcast first and only on STARZ.

“We have always felt this show would be a perfect fit for our brand with our dedication to narratives by, about, and for women,” said Jeffrey Hirsch, President, and CEO for STARZ. “STARZ is proud to be the new home for this incredible show that has drawn in well-deserved critical acclaim. We’re excited to welcome Ellen and the talented ‘Minx‘ team to the network and can’t wait to bring its passionate fans the second season.”

Ellen Rapoport, “Minx” creator, showrunner, and executive producer said, “I’m absolutely thrilled to be joining the STARZ family, and for the opportunity to introduce Minx to a brand new audience. We’ve found the perfect home. Our writers, cast, and crew have created something truly special in Season 2, and I can’t wait for everyone to see it.”

“We are so proud of our beloved ‘Minx‘ and are thrilled that it has a wonderful new home on STARZ,” said executive producer Paul Feig. “That audiences will be able to watch Ellen and our cast’s amazing new season two as well as rewatch or discover season one for the first time has us jumping for joy and thanking our lucky STARZ.”

In “Minx,” Ophelia Lovibond plays Joyce, a young, idealistic feminist who teams up with a low-rent publisher (Jake Johnson) to launch the first women’s erotic magazine in 1970s Los Angeles. Oscar Montoya, Lennon Parham, Michael Angarano, and Idara Victor also star. Elizabeth Perkins’s recurring role as Constance in season 2 was confirmed earlier.

“Minx” was created by Ellen Rapoport, who also serves as showrunner and executive producer, alongside Paul Feig and Dan Magnante for Feigco Entertainment, Ben Karlin and Rachel Lee Goldenberg, who also directed the pilot. Jake Johnson serves as a co-executive producer. “Minx” is produced by Lionsgate Television.

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