Apple TV + has released a trailer for the thriller and crime comedy series The Afterparty, Oscar, BAFTA and Golden Globe Award winners Chris Miller and Phil Lord (“Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse”, “The Lego Movie, ”“ 21 Jump Street ”). The eight-part series will premiere in January 2022 on Apple TV +. Jamie Demetriou, the creator / star of Stath Lets Flats appears in the clip and show.
“The Afterparty” also features Tiffany Haddish (“Girls Trip”, “Like a Boss”), Sam Richardson (“Tomorrow War”, “Veep”), Zoë Chao (“Love Life”, “Downhill”), Ben Schwartz ( “Space Force”, “House of Lies”), Ike Barinholtz (“The Mindy Project”, “Neighbors”), Ilana Glazer (“Broad City”), Dave Franco (“The Rental”, “The Disaster Artist”) and John Early (“Research Party”).
Created and directed by Miller, “The Afterparty” centers around a mysterious murder at a high school reunion. Each of the eight episodes features a story from the same night told through the perspective of a different character, each with their own visual style and genre of film to match the storyteller’s personality.
In addition to directing, Miller serves as showrunner and is an executive producer alongside Lord through the couple’s production banner, Lord Miller. Tony and Emmy-nominated writer, producer and performer Anthony King (“Search Party”, “Dead to Me”) will also be executive producer of the series. Lord Miller’s SVP Television Aubrey Lee is a producer on the series, which was produced for Apple by TriStar TV and Sony Pictures Television as part of Lord and Miller’s comprehensive five-year global television deal. .
Backstage talent includes cinematographer Carl Herse (“The Last Man on Earth”, “Black Monday”), Production Designer Bruce Hill (“The Last Man on Earth”, “It’s Always Nice in Philadelphia”) , costume designer Trayce Gigi Field (“Barb and Star Go to Vista del Mar”, “Dead to Me”), composer Daniel Pemberton (“The Trial of the Chicago 7”, “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse “), and editor Joel Negron (” Thor: Ragnarok “,” 21 Jump Street “)
A third set of Stath Lets Flats (pictured) was shot for C4. No transmission date has yet been confirmed.
The Afterparty will debut on Apple TV + in January 2022,
Watch the trailer below