Hulu has released the trailer for its upcoming original series “Love, Victor”.
The show, created by Isaac Aptaker and Elizabeth Berger, is set in the world of the 2018 groundbreaking film “Love, Simon,” which was inspired by Becky Albertalli’s acclaimed novel “Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda,” and revolves around Victor (Michael Cimino), a new student at Creekwood High School (in Atlanta) who moved from Texas and has a lot to deal with, from adjusting to a new city and facing challenges at home to exploring his sexual orientation.
According to the official synopsis, “When it all seems too much, he reaches out to Simon to help him navigate the ups and downs of high school”.
The cast also includes Ana Ortiz, James Martinez, Isabella Ferreira, Mateo Fernandez, Rachel Naomi Hilson, Bebe Wood, George Sear, Anthony Turpel, and Mason Gooding. Nick Robinson, who starred as Simon in the original film, produces and narrates the series.
The trailer, set to the tune of the 2016 single “Someone To You” by English musician Michael Joseph Nelson, known under the stage name Banners,” conveys the message that “Finding yourself is a risk worth taking” and informs that the series will be available for streaming on June 19.