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Hulu Series Presented at TCA, Including the Final Season of Love, Victor

Six Hulu series were presented at the 2022 Television Critics Association Winter Press Tour today. The streaming service also confirmed that Love, Victor will end with its upcoming third season.

The Hulu series highlighted include The Dropout, Life & Beth, The Girl From Plainville, Woke, Conversations with Friends, and Love, Victor. You can learn more about each and watch trailers by scrolling down.

Hulu Series Presented at TCA, Including the Final Season of Love, Victor

HULU SERIES AT TCA

THE DROPOUT (MARCH 3, 2022)

GENRE: Limited Series
SEASON: 1
EPISODES: 8 episodes, weekly (3 at launch)

SYNOPSIS: Money. Romance. Tragedy. Deception. Hulu’s limited series “The Dropout,” the story of Elizabeth Holmes (Amanda Seyfried) and Theranos, is an unbelievable tale of ambition and fame gone terribly wrong. How did the world’s youngest self-made female billionaire lose it all in the blink of an eye?

Hulu Series - The Dropout

CAST: Amanda Seyfried, Naveen Andrews

CREDITS: The series is executive produced by showrunner Elizabeth Meriwether, Liz Heldens, Liz Hannah, Katherine Pope, Rebecca Jarvis, Victoria Thompson and Taylor Dunn. Michael Showalter directs multiple episodes and also serves as an executive producer along with his Semi-Formal Productions producing partner Jordana Mollick.

The series comes to Hulu from Searchlight Television and 20th Television. This is Searchlight Television’s first production.

LIFE & BETH (MARCH 18, 2022)

GENRE: Comedy Series
SEASON: 1
EPISODES: 10 episodes, all-at-once

SYNOPSIS: Beth’s life would look pretty great on paper. Impressive to everyone she grew up with. She makes a good living as a wine distributor. She’s in a long term relationship with a successful guy and lives in Manhattan. When a sudden incident forces Beth to engage with her past her life changes forever.

Through flashbacks to her teen self, Beth starts to learn how she became who she is and who she wants to become. We’ll go on her journey towards building a bigger, bolder and more authentic life.

Hulu Series - Life & Beth

Learning to express herself and living in an intentional way. A trip down memory lane is a strong source of trauma, comedy and moving forward.

CAST: Amy Schumer, Michael Cera, Susannah Flood, Violet Young, Kevin Kane, Yamaneika Saunders, Laura Benanti, Larry Owens, Michael Rapaport, Rosebud Walker, LaVar Walker

CREDITS: “Life & Beth” is written, directed, executive-produced and starring Amy Schumer and executive-produced by Kevin Kane, Daniel Powell and Ryan McFaul. The series is produced by Endeavor Content.

THE GIRL FROM PLAINVILLE (MARCH 29, 2022)

GENRE: Limited Series
SEASON: 1
EPISODES: 8 episodes, weekly (3 at launch)

SYNOPSIS: “The Girl From Plainville” is inspired by the true story of Michelle Carter’s unprecedented “texting-suicide” case. Based on the Esquire article of the same name by Jesse Barron, the limited series explores Carter’s relationship with Conrad Roy III and the events that led to his death and, later, her conviction of involuntary manslaughter.

The Girl From Plainville

CAST: Elle Fanning, Chloë Sevigny, Colton Ryan, Cara Buono, Kai Lennox, Norbert Leo Butz

CREDITS: From UCP, a division of Universal Studio Group, the Hulu Original limited series is written and executive produced by co-showrunners Liz Hannah (“The Post”, “The Dropout”, “Mindhunter”) and Patrick Macmanus (“Dr. Death”), and also executive produced by Fanning and Echo Lake’s Brittany Kahan Ward. Consulting producers include Barron and Erin Lee Carr (“I Love You, Now Die”). Kelly Funke oversees for Macmanus’ Littleton Road Productions.

WOKE (APRIL 8, 2022)

GENRE: Comedy Series
SEASON: 2
EPISODES: 10 episodes, all-at-once

SYNOPSIS: Cartoonist Keef Knight is now a popular activist on the rise, but he’s facing a world where “woke” has become big business. Can Keef and his friends bring about real change, or is it just about the dollar$? And can Keef navigate this new world without destroying what he’s become?

Inspired by the life and work of artist Keith Knight, “Woke” continues to upend Black nerd and activist culture, deftly satirizing with a wink and a smile.

Woke

CAST: Lamorne Morris, T. Murph, Blake Anderson, Sasheer Zamata, JB Smoove

CREDITS: “Woke” is developed by Marshall Todd and Keith Knight. The co-creators serve as executive producers alongside Anthony King, Maurice “Mo” Marable, Richie Schwartz, John Will, Will Gluck, and Eric Christian Olsen. The comedy is a co-production between ABC Signature and Sony Pictures Television Inc.

Conversations With Friends

CONVERSATIONS WITH FRIENDS (MAY 2022)

GENRE: Limited Series
SEASON: 1
EPISODES: 12 episodes, all-at-once

SYNOPSIS: “Conversations with Friends” follows Frances (Alison Oliver), a 21-year-old college student, as she navigates a series of relationships that force her to confront her own vulnerabilities for the first time.

Conversations With Friends

CAST: Alison Oliver, Joe Alwyn, Sasha Lane, Jemima Kirke

CREDITS: “Conversations with Friends” is executive produced by Ed Guiney, Emma Norton, and Andrew Lowe for Element Pictures. Lenny Abrahamson also serves as an executive producer, as well as Tommy Bulfin and Rose Garnett for the BBC.

The series is an Element Pictures production for Hulu and BBC Three. Endeavor Content is handling international sales. Catherine Magee serves as series producer and Jeanie Igoe serves as producer.

LOVE, VICTOR (JUNE 15, 2022)

GENRE: Comedy Series
SEASON: 3 (Final Season)
EPISODES: 8 episodes, all-at-once

SYNOPSIS: This season finds Victor going on a journey of self-discovery — not only deciding who he wants to be with, but more broadly, who he wants to be. With their post-high-school-plans looming, Victor and his friends are faced with a new set of problems that they must work through to make the best choices for their futures.

Love, Victor

CAST: Michael Cimino, Rachel Hilson, Anthony Turpel, Bebe Wood, Mason Gooding, George Sear, Isabella Ferreira, Mateo Fernandez, James Martinez, Ana Ortiz, Anthony Keyvan, Ava Capri

CREDITS: The film’s original writers Isaac Aptaker and Elizabeth Berger serve as executive producers alongside Brian Tanen, Rick Wiener, Kenny Schwartz, Jason Ensler, Isaac Klausner, Marty Bowen, Adam Fishbach, Wyck Godfrey, Pouya Shahbazian and Adam Londy. The series is produced by 20th Television, a part of Disney Television Studios.


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