Following her impressive stint in the MCU as Captain Marvel, Brie Larson has undertaken a new role as Elizabeth Zott in ‘Lessons in Chemistry’. Based on the esteemed novel by Bonnie Garmu, the narrative revolves around the struggles of a woman in the STEM field during the 1960s. Zott’s promising career as a scientist is stifled due to societal pressures. However, an opportunity emerges when she’s presented with a chance to host a cooking show. Not one to be confined, Zott uses this platform to discuss more than just culinary delights, challenging the traditional expectations of women during that era.
Release and Schedule Details
Apple TV+ subscribers and prospective viewers alike can look forward to the release of the first two episodes on October 13, 2023. Subsequent episodes will be available weekly. To provide clarity, here’s the episode breakdown:
- Episode 1: “Dirty Kitchen” – October 13, 2023
- Episode 2: “Man Up” – October 13, 2023
- Episode 3: “Chemical Burn” – October 20, 2023
- Episode 4: “Radical Departure” – October 27, 2023
- Episode 5: “Blonde” – November 3, 2023
- Episode 6: “In the Name of the Father” – November 10, 2023
- Episode 7: “White Cloth” – November 17, 2023
- Episode 8: “Veterinarian Girl” – November 24, 2023
The trailer for ‘Lessons in Chemistry’ offers a tantalizing preview of what’s to come. From her initial dismissal from her lab job, Elizabeth Zott embarks on a journey to fulfill her ambitions while juggling family responsibilities. Her role as a cooking show host evolves into an avenue for empowering women, offering insights and advice that transcend the confines of the kitchen.
Supporting Cast and Crew
Larson’s performance is bolstered by a stellar ensemble, including Lewis Pullman, Aja Naomi King, Stephanie Koenig, Kevin Sussman, Patrick Walker, and Thomas Mann. Helming the show, Lee Eisenberg serves as the showrunner, with multiple esteemed names, including Susannah Grant, Michael Costigan, Jason Bateman, Sarah Adina Smith, Natalie Sandy, and Louise Shore, associated as executive producers.
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