Apple TV+ celebrated the world premiere of its highly anticipated, eight-episode drama “Extrapolations” at the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles. From writer, director, and executive producer Scott Z. Burns (“Contagion,” “An Inconvenient Truth,” “The Report”), told over a season of eight interconnected episodes and produced by Michael Ellenberg’s Media Res, “Extrapolations” will make its global premiere on Apple TV+ with the first three episodes on Friday, March 17, 2023, followed by one new episode every Friday through April 21, 2023.
The red carpet event was attended by stars Kit Harington, Sienna Miller, Tobey Maguire, Heather Graham, Ben Harper, Gemma Chan, Yara Shahidi, Michael Gandolfini, Indira Varma, Tahar Rahim, Eiza González, Gaz Choudhry, Adarsh Gourav, MaameYaa Boafo, Mía Maestro, Joaopaulo Malheiro and Neska Rose, alongside series creator Scott Z. Burns, and executive producers Dorothy Fortenberry, Michael Ellenberg, Gregory Jacobs and Lindsey Springer.
“Extrapolations” is a bracing limited series that introduces a near future where the chaotic effects of climate change have become embedded into our everyday lives. Eight interwoven stories about love, work, faith and family from across the globe will explore the intimate, life-altering choices that must be made when the planet is changing faster than the population. Every story is different, but the fight for our future is universal. Are we brave enough to become the solution to our own undoing before it’s too late?
The series stars (in order of appearance): Yara Shahidi, Kit Harington, Daveed Diggs, Matthew Rhys, Heather Graham, Sienna Miller, Tahar Rahim, Meryl Streep, David Schwimmer, Neska Rose, Judd Hirsch, Cherry Jones, Edward Norton, Michael Gandolfini, Indira Varma, Diane Lane, Adarsh Gourav, Gaz Choudhry, Keri Russell, Gemma Chan, Marion Cotillard, Forest Whitaker, Hari Nef, Eiza González, Tobey Maguire, Ben Harper, Murray Bartlett and MaameYaa Boafo.
“Extrapolations” is executive produced by Burns, Ellenberg, Jacobs, Fortenberry and Media Res’ Springer. The series marks another partnership for Apple TV+ and Media Res, joining Emmy, SAG and Critics Choice Award winner “The Morning Show,” and AFI Award-winning series “Pachinko.”