What is Bupkis (TV) About?
Bupkis is an American comedy-drama television series starring Pete Davidson, who plays a fictionalized version of himself. The series premiered on May 4, 2023, on Peacock and offers viewers a blend of autobiographical elements interwoven into a scripted format, echoing the style of acclaimed shows like 'Louie' and 'Curb Your Enthusiasm.' The narrative explores the nuanced tapestry of familial relationships, the surreal aspects of fame, and the pursuit of personal authenticity. The cast includes notable talents such as Edie Falco, Joe Pesci, and a supporting ensemble featuring Philip Ettinger, Derek Gaines, and more, enriching the show's storyline with a variety of characters that contribute to the protagonist's journey. Through its compelling mixture of humor and drama, Bupkis provides a unique window into the life of its central figure, offering anecdotal reflections on the absurdity and poignancy of modern celebrity culture. The show quickly garnered positive attention, leading to the renewal for a second season in June 2023.
The first episode of Bupkis aired on May 04, 2023 and the most recent episode to air was on May 04, 2023.