Netflix is set to launch a new Brit called The shit bucket (also know as THE F**K-IT CUBE), a limited series about a young college girl, fresh out of the hospital after battling anorexia and trying to catch up with the world through a bucket list. Here’s what you need to know so far.
The series came first Announced along with four others in November 2021 as part of the aforementioned UK content push.
THE FUCK IT BUCKET: When 17-year-old Mia is released from the hospital after a long battle with anorexia nervosa, she decides that the only way to catch up on a childhood that’s going on without her is to make a list of wishes. From Left Bank Pictures (The Crown) and writer Ripley Parker.
— Netflix UK & Ireland (@NetflixUK) November 30, 2021
The series is developed and written by ripley parker. the episodes of The shit bucket will be in charge of the actress and director Alyssa McClellandwhose directing credits include home and away Y One step closer to home.
Other directors on the series include Dionne Edwards, Charlie Manton, and Laura Steinel.
The series is a Left Bank Pictures production. Executive producers are Andy Harries, Sian McWilliams, Ripley Parker and Rob Bullock. The producers of the project are Huberta Von Liel, Huberta Liel and Andy Brunksill.
What is the plot of The shit bucket?
Here is the Netflix logline The shit bucket for him Left Bank Photos website:
When Mia Polanco (a 17-year-old Londoner with more than her wits to spare) is released from the hospital after a long battle with anorexia, she finds herself thrust back into the effervescently chaotic world of the sixth form. Only to discover that her friends have spent her recovery time gaining knowledge and experiences that she herself had never known. Suddenly realizing that her childhood is passing without her, Mia decides that the only way to catch up is to make a wish list.
According to writer Ripley Parker, the series focuses «on the mental health issues faced by many British teenagers, particularly those related to food and body image.»
who is cast in The shit bucket?
sophie wilde leads the cast as Mia Polanco, the protagonist of the series and around whom the story revolves.
Vivienne Acheampongbest known for playing Lucienne on Netflix The SandmanShe will play the role of Viv, Mia’s mother.
In August 2022, Deadline revealed that they had issued Stephen fry In the series he will play the role of Mia Polanco’s doctor, Dr. Nell.
Other main cast members include:
- lauryn ajufo (Boiling point) as Becca, one of Mia’s best friends
- harry cadby (Life after life)
- noah tomas (anansi boys)
- Alex Hasell (macbeth tragedy) as Mia’s father, Rick
- sam ruben as Mia’s brother Alex
- Niamh McCormack (The Wizard) is a school friend of Mia’s named Alison
Rounding out the cast are actors and actresses that include:
- Sephora Parish as Issy Huckin
- luca slade
- Joan Iiola
What is the production status of The shit bucket?
The series was broadcast in April 2022, according to casting bang studios and you can view various proof readings through their site.
Filming for Netflix The shit bucket is scheduled to start in May 2022 in the UK, according to weekly production.
The series filmed in the UK until the summer of 2022, entering post-production later that year.
How many episodes will there be in The shit bucket?
According to the hollywood reporter, The shit bucket It is a limited series that will have eight episodes of around 45 minutes in length.
What is the Netflix release date? The shit bucket?
Netflix has not announced any release dates for The shit bucketbut considering a start of filming in May 2022, it would probably be released sometime in 2023.