Stan today announced that comedy series Minx will premiere Thursday 17 March, same day as the U.S. and only on Stan. Starring Ophelia Lovibond (Guardians of the Galaxy) and Jake Johnson (New Girl) and produced by actor and filmmaker Paul Feig, the 10-episode comedy series is set in 1970s Los Angeles and offers a bold and empowering perspective on the world of erotic magazine publishing.
Minx centres around Joyce (Ophelia Lovibond), an earnest young feminist who joins forces with a low-rent publisher (Jake Johnson) to create the first erotic magazine for women. In order to get her career on track, they must navigate their way through the LA porn scene, facing challenges and conflicts from opposing parties.
Also joining the cast of Minx are Idara Victor (Rizzoli & Isles), Jessica Lowe (Desperados), Lennon Parham (Playing House), Michael Angarano (This Is Us) and Oscar Montoya (Final Space).
Creator and Showrunner Ellen Rapoport executive produces the series alongside Paul Feig (Stan Exclusives Love Life and Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist) and Dan Magnante (Stan Exclusive Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist) for Feigco Entertainment, Ben Karlin and Rachel Lee Goldenberg, who also directed the pilot. Jake Johnson serves as a co-executive producer. Lionsgate Television is the studio.
Minx premieres 17 March, same day as the U.S. and only on Stan.