Queenie

Last Updated on: May 29th, 2024

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“Queenie” is an upcoming drama series on Hulu, set to premiere on June 7, 2024. The show is based on the bestselling novel by Candice Carty-Williams and follows the life of Queenie Jenkins, a 25-year-old Jamaican British woman navigating life in South London. After a messy breakup with her long-term boyfriend, Queenie seeks comfort in all the wrong places and begins to confront her past to rebuild her life.

The series stars Dionne Brown as Queenie, with a supporting cast that includes Samuel Adewunmi, Bellah, Sally Phillips, Jon Pointing, and Tilly Keeper. The show is created and executive produced by Candice Carty-Williams, with Further South Productions and Lionsgate TV involved in the production. It will also air on Channel 4 in the UK and Disney+ in other territories​.


Additional Details:

Cast:

  • Dionne Brown: Queenie Jenkins
  • Samuel Adewunmi: Frank
  • Bellah: Kyazike
  • Sally Phillips: Gina
  • Jon Pointing: Tom
  • Tilly Keeper: Darcy
  • Llewella Gideon: Grandma Veronica
  • Michelle Greenidge: Aunty Maggie
  • Elisha Applebaum: Cassandra
  • Cristale De’Abreu: Diana
  • Mim Shaikh: Adi
  • Joseph Marcell: Grandad Wilfred
  • Santana Holness: Young Maggie

Crew:

  • Creator: Candice Carty-Williams
  • Executive Producers: Steve November, Sarah Conroy and Candice Carty-Williams

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