Why it’s worth your time:
Comedian Aidy Bryant plays Annie, a full-figured aspiring journalist, who is tired of everyone talking about her weight. Done being the woman people look over, she decides to change her life – without changing her size. A hilarious and relatable comedy, Shrill will expand your perspective on stereotypical beauty standards.
With hilariously real characters, fun day-to-day life, and beautiful plus-sized clothing, you’ll laugh, cry, and hurt with every bump and triumph on Annie’s road to happiness.
Watch it with:
Your friends, partner, or really anyone who has ever felt looked down upon for being different.
The show has been praised for the way it’s handled women’s health and empowerment. Be aware that the first episode shows a character having an abortion.