Scott Z. Burns created the upcoming American anthology series ‘Extrapolations’ for Apple TV+. Ellen Kuras will serve as director with Scott Z. Burns for the series.
The series consists of eight interwoven stories that navigate the disastrous effect of climate change that’s engulfing the world every day.
It deals with people’s daily lives as they add different points of view to the problem of climate change while presenting life-changing choices that are needed at such a time when the planet is changing faster than ever before. .
When Do They Release Extrapolations?
Reports of an anthology series dealing with the theme of climate change came in way back in January 2020.
It was announced that it’s being developed by Scott Z. Burns and it was decided to be greenlit for a ten episode season in December. Filming began in October 2021 with Buns as writer and director and most of the cast members.
It was also announced that the series will now consist of only eight episodes. In November of that year some other actors and actresses joined the cast. Ellen Kuras was set to direct the series in February 2022.
Apple TV+ released the official trailer for the series on YouTube on February 15.
Cast Members of the upcoming Anthology Series ‘Extrapolations’:
‘Extrapolations’ presents a surprisingly star-studded cast consisting of a long list of renowned faces and award-winning actors and actresses.
Academy Award winning American actress Meryl Streep is among the cast members of the upcoming series whose character name is not yet revealed.
Among her many films the most significant are ‘The Deer Hunter‘, ‘Kramer vs Kramer’, ‘The French Lieutenant’s Woman’, ‘Sophie’s Choice’, ‘Silkwood’, ‘Out of Africa’, ‘Ironweed’, ‘A Cry in the Dark’, ‘Postcards from the Edge’, ‘ The Bridges of Madison County’, ‘One True Thing’, ‘Music of the Heart’, ‘Adaptation’, ‘The Devil Wears Prada’, ‘Doubt’, ‘Julie & Julia’, ‘The Iron Lady‘, ‘August: Osage County’, ‘Into the Woods’, ‘Florence Foster Jenkins’, ‘The Post’ etc. Streep starred in the miniseries ‘Angels in America’ and ‘Holocaust’.
She will also appear in the upcoming third season of the American mystery drama series.Killing only in the Building‘.
Starring Rebecca Shearer we will see an American born British actress Sienna Miller in the next series.
Her other television credits include ‘Keen Eddie’, ‘The Loudest Voice’, ‘Anatomy of a Scandal‘and ‘Cavalry’. She was nominated for a BAFTA TV Award for Best Actress for her role in the tv film ‘The Girl’ in 2012.
British actor Kit Harington is a really familiar face for his portrayal of Jon Snow in HBOThe celebrated epic fantasy series ‘Game of Thrones’. In the upcoming series we will see him play as Nicholas Bilton.
French actor Tahar Rahim he was cast in the anthology series as Ezra Haddad. Previously he took part in the films ‘A Prophet’, ‘The Mauritanian’, in the miniseries ‘The Serpentetc.
Welsh actor Matthew Rhys who is known for roles like Perry Mason in the titular series and Philip Jennings in ‘The Americans’, the latter giving him a Primetime Emmy Award, he’s cast in the following series as a character named Junior.
As Marshall Zucker we will see the winner of the Grammy Award rapper, singer and American actor Daveed Diggs in the anthology series.
English actress Gemma Chan will appear as a protagonist in the series as Natasha Alper. Her other television credits include ‘Secret Diary of a Call Girl‘, ‘Fresh Meat’, ‘Bedlam’, ‘Humans’, ‘Brotherhood’, ‘Hotel Transylvania: The Seriesetc.
Like Harington, an American actor director David Schwimmer she is also known for a role that’s highly regarded- Ross Geller in ‘FRIENDS.’ He will star as Harris Goldblatt in the series.
Indian actor Adarsh Gourav which has achieved international acclaim including a BAFTA nomination from the American film ‘The White Tiger‘ will be starring as Gaurav in the series.
As August Bolo we will see an American actor who won the Academy and Primetime Emmy Forest Whitaker in the next series.
French actress and winner of the Academy and the British Academy Award Marion Cotillard she is cast as Sylvie Bolo in the series.
American actor Tobey Maguire who is most familiar as Spider Man in the first live action Spider Man films, is cast as Nic in the anthology series.
Other actors and actresses cast in the upcoming series include Eiza González, Edward Norton, Indira Varma, Keri Russell, Cherry Jones, Michael Gandolfini, Murray Bartlett, Yara Shahidi, Diane Lane, Heather Graham, Ben Harper, Judd Hirsch, Hari Nef, Devika Bhise, Aimee Mullins, Peter Riegert, Cherien Dabis, Mia Maestro, Tara Summers.