The Drew Barrymore zombie comedy (zom-com?) you never knew you wanted is here. In Santa Clarita Diet, Netflix’s new dark comedy from Better Off Ted‘s Victor Fresco, Barrymore and Timothy Olyphant play Sheila and Joel Hammond, a couple who find their lives drastically changed after Shelia dies, only to keep on ticking as a cannibalistic zombie. Sounds fun! The full trailer for Santa Clarita Diet is below. The show drops on Netflix February 3.
Joel (Timothy Olyphant) and Sheila (Drew Barrymore) are husband and wife realtors leading vaguely discontented lives in the L.A. suburb of Santa Clarita with their teenaged daughter Abby, until Sheila goes through a dramatic change sending their lives down a road of death and destruction…but in a good way.
Santa Clarita Diet stars Drew Barrymore as Sheila Hammond, Timothy Olyphant as Joel Hammond, Liv Hewson as Abby Hammond and Skyler Gisondo as Eric Bemis.
Showrunner Victor Fresco, Drew Barrymore, Timothy Olyphant, Aaron Kaplan, Tracy Katsky, Chris Miller and Ember Truesdell are executive producers on the series. Nancy Juvonen is a producer. Santa Clarita Diet is a Netflix production.