Kim Kardashian, the very famous personality known for her reality TV fame, entrepreneurial ventures, law studies, and recent appearance on American Horror Story, is venturing into the world of comedy with her upcoming Netflix film The Fifth Wheel!
The film, set to be “a female-driven comedy” according to Deadline, is not only starring Kim Kardashian, but she is also taking on the role of co-producer. The script, crafted by the talented duo Paula Pell and Janine Brito, brings together the creative minds behind notable works such as Saturday Night Live, Sisters, and the Netflix feature film Wine Country. On Nov. 26, 2023, the streaming giant’s official social media confirmed the film will be “coming soon to Netflix.”
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In The Fifth Wheel, Kim Kardashian will play the titular “fifth wheel” alongside an exciting yet-to-be-announced female ensemble cast. Unfortunately, at this time the plot details are shrouded in secrecy, but fans can expect an enticing blend of humor and wit, given the creative prowess of Paula Pell and Janine Brito, whose previous works have delivered laughs and memorable comedic moments.
According to reports, after weeks of negotiations, Netflix emerged victorious in the bidding war among theatrical distributors and streaming services that secured the distribution rights for The Fifth Wheel. This marks one of Netflix’s major acquisitions, signaling the platform’s commitment to delivering diverse and engaging content following the WGA and SAG-AFTRA strikes.
Kim Kardashian’s involvement extends beyond her on-screen presence; she has played an active role in pitching the comedy, showcasing her commitment to expanding her creative portfolio. This move into feature films represents a significant milestone in Kardashian’s career, proving her versatility and willingness to explore new horizons beyond the realm of reality TV.
As the film gears up for production, details about additional cast members and the highly anticipated release date are eagerly awaited.
Stay tuned for updates as more information about The Fifth Wheel is expected to be announced in the coming weeks!
For those intrigued by Kim Kardashian’s recent acting job, a sneak peek of her performance can be witnessed in the teaser trailer for American Horror Story below.