What is Shrill (TV) About?
Shrill is a comedy TV show that follows the life of Annie, a young woman who is determined to change her life and find her voice. Based on the book 'Shrill: Notes from a Loud Woman' by Lindy West, the show presents a refreshing and unapologetic take on the experiences of many women in today's society. Set in Portland, Oregon, Annie navigates relationships, career challenges, and the constant pressure to conform to society's beauty standards. Through its mix of humor and heart, Shrill explores important themes of body positivity, self-acceptance, and the enduring power of female friendship. The show masterfully tackles the often-taboo topics of sexism, fat-shaming, and female empowerment, offering a voice to those who have been marginalized and ignored. With its relatable characters and compelling storytelling, Shrill serves as both a mirror and a call to action, inspiring audiences to embrace their own worth, voice, and agency.
The first episode of Shrill aired on March 15, 2019 and the most recent episode to air was on May 07, 2021.