“When I first got off the bus years ago, I had the strangest feeling that I’d come home.”
-Mary Ann Singleton, Armistead Maupin’s Tales of the City
Netflix releases the First Look at Original Limited Series
Armistead Maupin’s Tales of the City launching this summer
About Armistead Maupin’s Tales of the City: Inspired by the books of Armistead Maupin, Netflix Original Limited Series Armistead Maupin’s Tales of the City begins a new chapter in the beloved story. Mary Ann (Laura Linney) returns to present-day San Francisco and is reunited with her daughter Shawna (Ellen Page) and ex-husband Brian (Paul Gross), twenty years after leaving them behind to pursue her career. Fleeing the midlife crisis that her picture-perfect Connecticut life created, Mary Ann is quickly drawn back into the orbit of Anna Madrigal (Olympia Dukakis), her chosen family and a new generation of queer young residents living at 28 Barbary Lane. Armistead Maupin’s Tales of the City is a Working Title Television and NBCUniversal International studios production for Netflix. Lauren Morelli serves as Showrunner and Executive Producer, alongside Executive Producer/Director Alan Poul, and Executive Producers Armistead Maupin and Laura Linney. Working Title’s Andrew Stearn, Liza Chasin, Tim Bevan and Eric Fellner executive produce.
Tales of the City on Social
Image 1 - May Hong as "Margot" with boyfriend "Jake" played by Garcia
Image 2 - Olympia Dukakis as "Anna Madrigal" at 28 Barbary Lane
Image 3 - Murray Bartlett as "Michael 'Mouse' Tolliver" and his boyfriend "Ben Marshall" played by Charlie Barnett
Image 4 - Murray Bartlett as "Michael 'Mouse' Tolliver" & Laura Linney as "Mary Ann Singleton"
Image 5 - Laura Linney as "Mary Ann Singleton" & Olympia Dukakis as "Anna Madrigal"
Image 6 - Ellen Page as "Shawna Hawkins" with "Claire" played by Zosia Mamet