Hello Tomorrow is a 2023 sci fi comedy-drama television series of Apple TV+ that follows a group of traveling salesmen hawking lunar timeshares in a retro-future world.
It stars Billy Crudup as Jack Billings, a salesman of great talent and ambition, whose unshakeable faith in a brighter tomorrow inspires his coworkers.
The series is developed by Lucas Jansen and Amit Bhalla under Mortal Media, Ceremony Pictures, Froward Enterprise, MRC Television, Hooptie Filmed Entertainment, and Apple Studios.
Where was Hello Tomorrow filmed?
Hello Tomorrow was primarily filmed in New York City and on Long Island, with the five boroughs serving as the primary setting for the series. The shooting began on 14 Oct 2021 and wrapped on 24 March 2022 covering almost six months.
Even though, most of the shooting was done in the Big Apple, during November 2021, the cast was spotted around Amsterdam Avenue and the team reportedly setup a production camp in Long Island during Feb 2022.
Filming of the series also took place in other parts of the state of New York, such as the Catskill Mountains, Buffalo, Rochester, and the Hudson Valley. New York City is famous for its towering skyscrapers and famous buildings like Statue of Liberty, Times Square, Empire State Building, and Fifth Avenue.
Hello Tomorrow Cast
Billy Crudup as Jack Billings
Jack is a regional manager at Brightside Corporation, and a silver-tongued salesman who is tasked with selling houses on the moon.
He is also a dreamer, and believes that he can make the impossible possible. As the show progresses, Jack faces challenges as he attempts to bring his dreams to life.
Nicholas Podany as Joey Shorter
Nicholas Podany is playing the role of Joey. His character is portrayed as an ambitious, energetic, and naive young man who is eager to learn and prove himself.
Alison Pill as Myrtle Mayburn
Myrtle is an aggrieved customer out for justice and is the protagonist of the show. She is a housewife who burns her life down when she’s given a chance to start over.
Haneefah Wood as Shirley Stedman
Shirley is the office manager at Brightside and Jack’s (Crudup) right-hand, and is the glue that keeps the operation together. She is a no-nonsense kind of person who believes that great salesmen are made, not born.
Hank Azaria as Eddie
Eddie is a compulsive gambler who tries to make enough money to feed his addiction, while also trying to keep Shirley’s business afloat. Moreover, he is the perfect match of Shirley in the series.
Dewshane Williams as Herb Porter
Herb is defined as the hardest working salesman of Brightside who is an eternal optimist with strong communication skills that can influence almost anyone.
Other notable cast members include:
- Susan Heyward as Betty Porter
- Michael Paul Chan as Walt
- Michael Harney as Sal
- Matthew Maher as Lester Costopoulos
- Dagmara Dominczyk as Elle
- Annie McNamara as Marie
- Joel Marsh Garland as Hank
- Jacki Weaver as Barbara Billings
- Frances Eve as Nancy
- W. Earl Brown as Big Fred
- Adam LeFevre as Hartooonian
What is the movie about?
The series follows Jack and his team as they travel across the solar system, encountering all kinds of unique people and situations, and exploring themes of hope, ambition, and the power of believing in something bigger than yourself.
How many episodes of Hello Tomorrow! are there?
Hello Tomorrow! is a 10-episode series that premiered on 17 February 2023 on Apple TV+. Episodes are released weekly until the finale on April 7, 2023.
Hello Tomorrow! is a new half-hour sci-fi series on Apple TV Plus that imagines a retrofuturistic vision of the future . The series stars Billy Crudup as Jack, a salesman who leads a crew of fellow travelers on a mission to sell time-shares in the solar system.
Acting is superb and the production design is the highest level, with a great soundtrack and stunning cinematography. Critics have praised the show for its quirky supporting cast and its ability to craft a cohesive identity out of its mix of retro and futuristic elements.
Overall, it is a unique and entertaining series that is worth checking out. The series is now streaming for Apple TV+ thoughout the world.