Life & Beth

Last Updated on: January 24th, 2024

“Life & Beth” is a Hulu series created by and starring Amy Schumer, which first premiered in March 2022. The show has been praised for being a departure from Schumer’s previous comedy, offering a complex and layered narrative that resists neat categorization. The story revolves around Beth, a woman whose life seems successful on paper, but who desires a more authentic experience. This desire is catalyzed by a sudden event that compels her to engage with her past, leading to a transformative journey.Life & Beth hulu disney plus

In the show, Beth navigates through her history, learning how she became who she is and what she aspires to be. This is represented through both the present-day storyline and flashbacks that explore her younger years. The narrative weaves together moments of humor with poignant reflections on Beth’s life choices and relationships, including those with her boyfriend, her family, and a new romantic interest, John, played by Michael Cera.

The series has received generally favorable reviews from critics, who have highlighted its emotional depth and the performance of its cast. The show is noted for its heartfelt portrayal of personal growth and Schumer’s multifaceted role, not only as the lead actor but also as the writer and director of the series.

The second season is set to continue exploring Beth’s life as she contemplates more profound commitments in her relationship with John, addressing their communication issues and the complexities of their connection. The upcoming season will delve into Beth’s inner world as she supports those around her, each grappling with their own challenges.

The ensemble cast includes Michael Cera, Susannah Flood, Violet Young, and other recurring guest stars, bringing together a diverse array of talent that complements the show’s multifaceted storytelling​​​​​​​

Additional Details:

  • Year of Debut: 2022
  • Type of Series: Live-Action
  • TV Channel/Platform: Hulu
  • IMDB Link


  • Amy Schumer: Beth
  • Violet Young: young Beth
  • Michael Cera: John
  • Susannah Flood: Ann


  • Creator: Amy Schumer

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