The season 1 of the American satirical drama ‘Filthy Rich’ was released last week and fans are loving it. The series is adapted from a 2016 TV series with the same name created by Rachel Lang and Gavin Strawhan. The episodes are scheduled to release every week and after the first episode, the audience has started enjoying the soap drama. The plot revolves around a super-wealthy family who made their money using a Christian television network. After the founder of the network dies in a plane crash, three more people are added to the family as he had affairs with them.
What is the series ‘Filthy Rich’ about?
The series talks about wealth, power, and religion colliding with each other to give out the best possible. Kim Cattrall has received a lot of appreciation for her character as she plays an absolute diva and has the most unique way of talking. Her character is a strong one and you can never win over her. She brings out the grace and power on the screen and you cannot try to outsmart her no matter what. She is very religious and believes that God has planned everything and whatever happens, it happens for a reason. Starring Kim Cattrall, Melia Kreiling, Steve Harris, Aubrey Dollar, Corey Cott, Mark Young, Aaron Lazar, and Gerald McRaney, they left the first episode on a cliff-hanger leaving the fans wanting more. In 2019, the official trailer of the series was released on Fox’s official YouTube Channel. You can watch the trailer below.
In 2018, the project was announced where it was planned to be released as a movie. In 2019, the production announced that they will be making it into a series. It was initially scheduled to air in 2019 but it was postponed to mid-2020. However, the pandemic hit the country and it was difficult to carry out the post-production activities. As a result, they had to delay the release once again. The season has released 3 episodes as of today and the show is aired on Fox Broadcasting on Mondays at 9/8c.
Who is Kim Cattrall?
Kim Cattrall is known for her character as Samantha Jones in ‘Sex and the City’. She mentioned that although she was proud to be a part of that show, she wanted to try on something different. Cattrall has won 5 Emmy Awards. In 2002, she won the Best Supporting Actress at the Golden Globe Awards. Born on 21st August, 1956 in England she took acting classes as a child. She landed her first role when she was 16 in an American thriller ‘Rosebud’. After that, she played various roles and unique characters which increased her popularity. Cattrall is currently single but has been married three times earlier. ‘Filthy Rich’ is available for streaming on Disney+Hotstar and Hulu. The series has received good ratings as it has kept the audience engaged. We expect an announcement for season 2 soon.