It's Bruno! is an American comedy streaming television series created by Solvan Naim that premiered on Netflix on May 17, 2019. The series stars Naim, Rob Morgan and Shakira Barrera. It's Bruno! follows the story of "a man and his beloved puggle dog, Bruno, as they stroll through the streets of Bushwick, Brooklyn." Bruno stars as himself, while Bruno's owner Malcolm is played by Naim.
|Created by||Solvan Naim|
|Country of origin||United States|
|No. of seasons||1|
|No. of episodes||8 (list of episodes)|
|Running time||12–21 minutes|
|Picture format||4K (16:9 UHDTV)|
|Audio format||Dolby Digital|
|Original release||May 17, 2019|
Cast and charactersEdit
- Bruno as himself
- Solvan Naim as Malcolm Bartello
- Rob Morgan as Harvey
- Shakira Barrera as Lulu
- Johnnie Mae as Maureen
- Joe Perrino as Mario
- Donnell Rawlings as Carl
- Eden Marryshow as Chris
- Jade Eshete as Rosa
- Sam Eliad as Charlie
- Omar Scroggins as TJ
- Adriane Lenox as Jizzel
- Kathiamarice Lopez as Leslie
- Devale Ellis as Nelson
- Eddie J. Hernandez as Billy Bailando
- Anthony L. Fernandez as Barry
- Anthony Valderrama as Cuban Tone
- Katie Rich as Ranger Debecki
- David Lee Denny, Jr. as Parent #1
|No.||Title||Directed by||Written by||Original release date|
|1||"Operation Turkey Meat"||Solvan Naim||Solvan Naim||May 17, 2019|
|2||"Sh*t and Run"||Solvan Naim||Solvan Naim||May 17, 2019|
|3||"An Angie Is Born"||Solvan Naim||Solvan Naim||May 17, 2019|
|4||"Lovely Lulu"||Solvan Naim||Solvan Naim||May 17, 2019|
|5||"War of the Walkers"||Solvan Naim||Solvan Naim and David Ebert||May 17, 2019|
|6||"Rock Bottom"||Solvan Naim||Solvan Naim and David Ebert||May 17, 2019|
|7||"Ranger Danger"||Solvan Naim||Solvan Naim and David Ebert||May 17, 2019|
|8||"Welcome Bruno"||Solvan Naim||Solvan Naim and David Ebert||May 17, 2019|
On April 11, 2019, it was announced that Netflix had given the production a series order for an eight-episode first season. The series was created by Solvan Naim, who stars and executive produces. Production companies involved with the series were slated to consist of Stage 13, SLI Entertainment and Phiphen Pictures.
Alongside the series order announcement, it was confirmed that Solvan Naim, Rob Morgan and Shakira Barrera would star in the series.
On May 3, 2019, the official trailer for the series was released.
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