RELATED STORIES Leslie Odom Jr. is looking for Love throughout Corona: The Hamilton as well as Smash veterinarian will star in Freeform’s restricted occasion collection, alongside his real-life partner Nicolette Robinson (The Affair), both of whom will also serve as executive producers.
Likewise joining the cast are Tommy Dorfman (13 Reasons Why), Rainey Qualley (Mad Men), Gil Bellows (Patriot, Ally McBeal), Rya Kihlstedt (The Bold Type, Charmed), Ava Bellows (This Too Shall Pass) and also L. Scott Caldwell (All Rise, Lost).
Produced by Joanna Johnson (Good Trouble), the four-part collection adheres to 4 intertwined tales regarding the enthusiastic search for love and connection throughout the coronavirus-imposed quarantine. The program begins manufacturing today in Los Angeles, making use of remote innovations to film inside the skills’ actual houses.
Odom Jr. and Robinson will certainly play James as well as Sade, “a couple that have actually been living rather separate lives: He has a busy job that keeps him when driving, and also she is at residence elevating their daughter,” per the main synopsis. “Once the pandemic places them under one roofing system, their time together leads them to reevaluate their connection and also their priorities.”
Dorfman as well as Qualley co-star as effective non-binary stylist Oscar and aiming singer-songwriter Elle, specifically, whose “mainly platonic relationship becomes progressively made complex as Oscar’s most current online day proceeds toward partnership area just as Elle’s neighborly crush starts to bloom.”
Bellows, his real-life wife Kihlstedt as well as their child Ava represent a family members that chooses to reluctantly quarantine with each other, in spite of silently separating months previously, when their daughter returns home from college.
Caldwell complete the cast as Nanda, a reckless female who is not able to celebrate her 50th wedding celebration anniversary with her hubby (visitor star Charlie Robinson, Mom) after his rehabilitation facility enters into lockdown as a result of COVID-19.
Love during Corona is slated to debut this August.