'The Crew': What Kevin James's New Netflix Comedy Series Is All About

Netflix's The Crew: Kevin James' New TV Show in 2021
February 5, 2021 - 21:10 / Lucas Anderson

The King of Queens star Kevin James is leading the cast of a new Netflix series titled The Crew. The comedy premieres on the streamer on Feb. 15, when fans can binge-watch James's first starring TV role since 2018. Here's everything you need to know about The Crew, from the cast to the trailer and more.

TV fan-favourite Kevin James has found a new home with Netflix.

The former King of Queens star has a new comedy series titled The Crew premiering this month on the streamer. It'll be just his third starring TV role and first since 2018! Here's what The Crew is all about.

The Crew: New Kevin James Netflix TV show premieres in 2021

The Crew, a Netflix Original, stars Kevin James as a NASCAR crew chief for the "Bobby Spencer" racing team. The laughs come when James, his veteran team, and their inept driver have their lives turned upside down by a millennial female boss who takes over their operation.

The Crew cast: Jillian Mueller in new 2021 Kevin James Netflix comedy.

Actress Jillian Mueller plays "Catherine," the new tech-reliant team leader, while Freddie Stroma plays the driver "Jake," and Gary Anthony Williams, Dan Ahdoot, and Sarah Stiles round out the crew with Kevin James. Netflix ordered a 10-episode first season of The Crew, and creative figures with previous credits on Paul Blart, The King of Queens, and Two and a Half Men are behind the production.

Netflix's The Crew: Release date, watch trailer

The official trailer for The Crew dropped in January and has had several 100,000 views of interest on YouTube ahead of its premiere. Watch below!

Following The King of Queens and Kevin Can Wait, it's only the third TV series to feature Kevin James. Watch for him in season 1 of Netflix Original The Crew with 10 episodes arriving on Feb. 15.

For more on Kevin James, meet his wife Steffiana here!