The Co-Founder


The Co-Founder


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Starring Sunita Mani and Alexandra Shipp, two young start-up founders, both women of color, are on the brink of losing their company; a fate they narrowly avoid thanks to a hairbrained scheme to have their neighborhood barista— a white dude, of course— pretend to be the third founder in order to raise money. But when the barista reveals he has a scheme of his own to keep the company in his clutches, hijinks and hilarity ensue.Valerie and Juliet are more than just best friends: they are business partners in the cutthroat world of Silicon Valley, where their video game star...

Critic Reviews

Score: 5

Lauren Passell • Podcast The Newsletter May 30, 2022

"The show has fantastic voice acting, (by Sunita Mani from GLOW and Alexandra Shipp,) and I was struck by the quality of the writing. The credits for The Co-Founder are long. So many people put time into this and it shows. This is absolutely more enjoyable than most scripted shows I’ve watched on TV."

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