Jesse Eisenberg is set as title character the male lead inverse Lizzy Caplan in FX’s Fleishman is in Trouble, a limited series adaptation of Taffy Brodesser-Akners New York Times bestselling debut novel of a similar name.
Made by Brodesser-Akner, the story is centered on recently separated forty-something Toby Fleishman (Eisenberg) who jumps into the brave new world of app-based dating with the sort of success he never had dating in his youth, before he got married at the tail-end of medical school. Yet, exactly toward the beginning of his first summer of gender freedom, his ex-wife, Rachel, vanishes, leaving him with the children and no hint of where she is or regardless of whether she intends to return. As he balances parenting, the arrival of lifelong companions, a promotion at the hospital that is bound to happen, and every one of the qualified ladies that Manhattan brings to the table, he understands that hellfire always be unable to sort out what befell Rachel until he can investigate what befell their marriage in any case.
For Eisenbergs Toby Fleishman, an as of late separated from hepatologist, inwardly, the partition from his better half has been troublesome, particularly since hes figuring out how to be a single parent. Hes as of late joined the dating application scene and is astonished at the newly discovered consideration hes getting from ladies.
Caplan plays Libby, the shows storyteller and Tobys companion. Libby and Toby had lost touch for a really long time, however following his separation, theyve as of late reconnected and revived their companionship. She used to work for a mens magazine, however has since quit composing and is presently a full-time homemaker.
Brodesser-Akner fills in as an author of the restricted series, and chief produce it alongside Sarah Timberman, Carl Beverly, Susannah Grant just as Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris who will likewise coordinate the primary square of the series. Fleishman is in a tough situation will be created by ABC Signature and be accessible solely on FX on Hulu.
Eisenberg, an Oscar-nominated actor, will make his first time at the helm with the upcoming feature film When You Finish Saving the World, which he likewise composed. The film from A24 depends on the Audible Original of a similar name, was as of late delivered, and nominated for Best Original Work at the Audie Awards. He is repped by CAA and Felker Toczek Gelman Suddleson.