Trailer: Rafe Spall stars in Apple TV+ comedy Trying
Staff Reporter | On 01, Apr 2020
Rafe Spall is heading to Apple TV+ this May for new comedy Trying and a new trailer gives us a first look at the series.
All Nikki (Esther Smith) and Jason (Rafe Spall) want is a baby, but it’s the one thing they just can’t have. How are they going to fill the next 50 years if they can’t start a family? They already went through The Sopranos in a weekend. After ruling out every other option, Nikki and Jason decide to adopt and are confronted by a world of bewildering new challenges. With their dysfunctional friends, screwball family, and chaotic lives, will the adoption panel agree that they’re ready to be parents?
Co-starring Imelda Staunton and Ophelia Lovibond, the series is the first British original show for Apple TV+. It premieres on 1st May. Here’s the trailer:
Trying: Rafe Spall stars in Apple TV+’s first British series
20th January 2020
Rafe Spall is headed to Apple TV+ for new comedy series Trying.
The show, which was announced today, marks the streaming platform’s first original series from the UK, as the fledgling service looks to expand its range of productions and appeal to British audiences.
Spall will star alongside Esther Smith and BAFTA Award winner Imelda Staunton in the series, a comedy about growing up, settling down and finding someone to love. The eight-episode programme hails from BBC Studios and is written by Andy Wolton.
It follows Jason and Nikki, a couple who want a baby. But it’s the one thing they just can’t have.
It will premiere on Apple TV+ on 1st May.