The New 60s High Society Comedy You Need To Know About

A Slim Aarons-esque series.

Palm Royale is bringing the sun and secrets of 1960s Palm Beach high society to our screens. Loosely based on Juliet McDaniel’s novel, Mr. and Mrs. American Pie, the series takes us into a Slim Aarons-esque world, where high society women rule.

Below, everything else you need to know about the upcoming series.

palm royale
Kristen Wigg stars in the series.

What Is The Plot Of Palm Royale?

The series follows Maxine Simmons (played by Kristen Wiig), who after being divorced by her husband and ditched by her friends, reinvents herself to break into Palm Beach’s exclusive high society enclave.

The series’ official synopsis reads, “as Maxine attempts to cross that impenetrable line between the haves and the have-nots, Palm Royale asks the same question that still baffles us today: How much of yourself are you willing to sacrifice in order to get what someone else has?”

We’re looking forward to finding out.

palm royale
(Credit: Apple TV+ )

Who Is Cast In Palm Royale?

The series doesn’t just have an intriguing plotline but a star-studded cast as well.

With Kristen Wiig in the starring role, the show also sees Allison Janney play the country club’s Queen Bee and Kaia Gerber taking on the role of a model and actress turned manicurist.

The cast also includes Ricky Martin, Laura Dern, Leslie Bibb, Josh Lucas, Julia Duffy and the legendary Carol Burnett.

Kaia Gerber plays a manicurist in the series.

When Will Palm Royale Be Released?

The series will be released on Apple TV+ on March 20, 2024.

The first three episodes will arrive on the premiere date and the following episodes will drop weekly until May 8.

Watch The Trailer Below

Stream Palm Royale on Apple TV+ with a 7 day free trial. Subscribe here.

Related stories