Is Amber Brown premiering next week on Apple TV+? Continue reading to find out.
Paula Danziger’s acclaimed Amber Brown middle-grade book series has been published in 53 different nations with more than 10 million copies printed, which is being adapted into a TV series exclusively for Apple TV+. It will therefore be interesting to see how they intend to differentiate this series from other shows that are already available on various streaming platforms while still offering something new and having excellent topics to discuss, which intrigues the viewers to tune into watching the episodes.
From the promo material, it seems like the series is also likely to showcase Amber’s intelligence and kindness, which makes it impossible for anyone not to adore her. She is shown to rapidly develops a close relationship with a new best friend, has some insightful advice for her mother that is laser-focused, and quickly picks up how to handle the new man who begins dating her mother, which will be great to see being played out on the screens from the book pages. Hence, we’ve put together a quick rundown of everything you need to know about the release date, plot, and cast, so you can get a head start and be prepared before the series airs. Here is everything we know about Amber Brown.
Amber Brown Release Date
The network has officially confirmed that Amber Brown is set to premiere on Friday, July 29, 2022. The official Twitter handle of Apple TV+ also confirmed the news by sharing the official release date with a trailer, quoting, “Growing up is a work of art. Based on the children’s book series by Paula Danziger, Amber Brown is available July 29 on Apple TV+” Take a look at the official post below:
Official Trailer – #AmberBrown
Growing up is a work of art.
Based on the children's book series by Paula Danziger, Amber Brown is available July 29 on Apple TV+ https://t.co/QETPzFN0It pic.twitter.com/naijCZxVRG
— Apple TV+ (@AppleTVPlus) July 11, 2022
Sarah Drew, who portrays Sarah Brown in the series, also shared the news on her official Twitter handle, quoting, “So excited to share the trailer for my new @AppleTVPlus show #amberbrown! The whole show drops July 29th!! I’m super proud of this one!!!” Take a look at the official post below:
So excited to share the trailer for my new @AppleTVPlus show #amberbrown ! The whole show drops July 29th!! I’m super proud of this one!!! pic.twitter.com/Gub9AFxmaL
— Sarah Drew (@sarahdrew) July 11, 2022
Amber Brown Production Timeline
In September 2021, it was revealed that Apple TV+ had asked Bonnie Hunt, who will serve as executive producer, to adapt the Paula Danziger books into a television series. With Sarah Drew playing her mother, Carsyn Rose was cast in the lead role. Brooks also disclosed that Michael Yo and Ashley Williams were cast members. Beginning in September 2021, Salt Lake City served as the location for the series’ filming.
Amber Brown Plot and Episodes
According to the official press release by Apple TV+, the plot of the series states, “Based on the bestselling book series by Paula Danziger, with over 10 million copies in print, ‘Amber Brown’ is an unfiltered look at a girl finding her voice through art and music in the wake of her parent’s divorce.” Amber Brown will have 10 episodes.
We’d also like to point out that, as of July 19, 2022, the exact titles for the episodes cannot be confirmed. As the network will publish those when the episodes are due to air on the streaming service. So, we would advise fans to be patient while waiting for these updates, which will be issued in the coming weeks.
Check out more original series as the expanding and award-winning lineup of original films and series for kids and families on Apple TV+ also includes the recently premiered critically-acclaimed “El Deafo,” “Lovely Little Farm,” “Duck & Goose,” “Pinecone and the Pony,” “Fraggle Rock: Back to the Rock” and “Harriet the Spy” from The Jim Henson Company; “Hello, Jack! The Kindness Show” from Jack McBrayer and Angela C. Santomero; “Wolfboy and the Everything Factory” from Joseph Gordon-Levitt, HITRECORD and Bento Box Entertainment; “Get Rolling with Otis” and “Puppy Place”; Daytime Emmy Award-winning “Ghostwriter” and “Helpsters” from Sesame Workshop; Academy Award-nominated animated film “Wolfwalkers”; Peabody Award-winning series “Stillwater”; new series and specials from Peanuts and WildBrain including “Snoopy in Space” season two, ‘It’s the Small Things, Charlie Brown,” and ‘For Auld Lang Syne”; and “Here We Are: Notes for Living on Planet Earth,” the Daytime Emmy Award-winning television event based on the New York Times best-selling book and TIME Best Book of the Year by Oliver Jeffers.
Amber Brown Cast
The main cast members of the series are listed below:
- Carsyn Rose as Amber Brown
- Sarah Drew as Sarah Brown
- Darin Brooks as Max
- Liliana Inouye as Brandi Colwin
- Michael Yo as Philip
- Ashley Williams as Aunt Pam
- Joshua Gallup as Justin
According to Deadline, Amber Brown is described as an unfiltered look at a girl finding her own voice through art and music in the wake of her parent’s divorce. Rose plays Amber Brown, every kid who is going through what many children experience, and makes sense of her new family dynamic through her sketches and video diary. Drew plays Amber’s mother, Sarah, a good, caring mom with strict rules. Brooks plays Sarah’s boyfriend, Max; Inouye plays Amber’s friend Brandi Colwin.
Amber Brown Official Trailer
Apple TV+ unveiled a trailer for Amber Brown on July 11, 2022. The lighthearted tone of the plot is highlighted by the trailer, which shows how the main character, although going through challenging circumstances, manages to be optimistic with the assistance of her mother. The show will undoubtedly be the mother-daughter banter. Take a look at the official trailer below:
Where to stream Amber Brown?
Amber Brown is an exclusive series created for Apple TV+ so it will be available to stream on this platform only. This streaming platform offers premium, compelling drama and comedy series, feature films, groundbreaking documentaries, and kids and family entertainment and is available to watch across all your favorite screens. Hence, the series will only be available to stream exclusively on Apple TV+ with a selection of membership tiers from which viewers can pick according to their preference.
Amber Brown Official Synopsis
The official synopsis of the series, according to Apple TV+, states, “Between her parents’ divorce and best friend moving away, Amber Brown is having a tough time. But her art, video diary, and new friend Brandi provide outlets for Amber to express her feelings and find gratitude in the love that surrounds her.”
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