Netflix, Lionsgate Announce Release Date, Specs For Grace And Frankie Season One

Courtesy:  Netflix/Lionsgate

Courtesy: Netflix/Lionsgate

Netflix’s original comedy Grace and Frankie is coming to DVD this spring.

Lionsgate announced this week that it will release the first season of the original Netflix comedy Grace and Frankie on Tuesday, April 12th. The series centers on its title characters–played by Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin—who had been at odds with one another until their husbands—played by Martin Sheen and Sam Waterston–reveal one day that they are gay and want to marry one another. This leaves Grace and Frankie to turn to one another to get through it all. Season One’s thirteen will be spread across three discs in a DVD + Digital platform that will retail for MSRP of $29.98. Along with its thirteen episode-run , Season One will also feature a number of bonuses including but not limited to: audio commentaries, a sneak peek at Season Two, which is currently slated to premiere May 6th, and a gag reel.  The full list of the set’s bonus material is noted below.



  • “Beginning of the End” Featurette
  • Gag Reel
  • Audio Commentaries with the Cast and Crew
    • The Elevator – Commentary with Creators Marta Kauffman and Howard J. Morris
    • The Vows – Commentary with actors Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin and creators Marta Kauffman and Howard J. Morris
  • Season Two Sneak Peek

*Subject to Change


Grace and Frankie was created by Marta Kauffman (Friends) and Howard J. Morris (Home Improvement) and is co-executive produced by the pair. Along with Fonda, Tomlin, Sheen, and Waterston, Grace and Frankie also stars Brooklyn Decker (Battleship, Friends With Better Lives, Just Go With It), Ethan Embry (Sweet Home Alabama, Harold and Kumar Go To White Castle, Can’t Hardly Wait), June Diane Raphael (Bride Wars, Forgetting Sarah Marshall, Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues), and Baron Vaughn (Cloverfield, Fairly Legal, Black Dynamite).

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