Netflix has finally revealed the official Beef trailer for the A24’s upcoming dark comedy, starring Oscar nominee Steven Yeun and Ali Wong. The series will be available for streaming on April 6.
The video features two strangers who are both going through an existential crisis, an unlikely feud sparks between them after being involved in a road rage incident. It highlights their back-and-forth revenge schemes at each other, which will somehow force them to reflect on what they want for their lives.
Check out the Beef trailer below:
Beef was created, executive produced, and directed by Lee Sung Jin (Dave, Silicon Valley), who is also set as the showrunner. He previously worked with Yeun and Wong in the adult animated series Tuca & Bertie. The series stars Steven Yeun as Danny, Ali Wong as Amy, Joseph Lee as George, Young Mazino as Paul, David Choe as Isaac, and Patti Yasutake as Fumi.
“It follows the aftermath of a road rage incident between two strangers,” reads the synopsis. “Danny Cho, a failing contractor with a chip on his shoulder, goes head-to-head with Amy Lau, a self-made entrepreneur with a picturesque life. The increasing stakes of their feud unravel their lives and relationships in this darkly comedic and deeply moving series.”
The series is executive produced by Yeun for his Universal Remote banner, Wong, and Jake Schreier, who is also directing multiple episodes. Additional cast includes Maria Bello, Ashley Park, Justin H. Min, Mia Serafino, and Remy Holt.