Is Best Foot Forward all set to premiere in July on Apple TV+? Continue reading to find out.
Apple TV+ is one of the best streaming platforms available to viewers, with premium, compelling drama and comedy series, feature films, ground-breaking documentaries, and kids and family entertainment available to watch on all of your favorite screens. They differentiate themselves from other streaming services by expanding their catalog with a variety of interesting original movies and television shows.
This year, Apple TV+ has stepped up its game compared to competitors and has provided a number of series that are distinctive and exclusive to the platform and tell stories that transcend the boundaries between fiction and nonfiction.
We are halfway through this year, and Apple TV+ still has a lot to offer its users. As the newest TV show, Best Foot Forward is scheduled to debut this week, it is fair to say that the series’ publicity has generated conversation about it, which will undoubtedly lead to many families tuning in to watch the episodes with their children. So that you may get a head start and be ready before the series airs, we’ve put together a quick overview of everything you need to know about the release date, storyline, and cast. Here is everything we know about Best Foot Forward.
Best Foot Forward Release Date
The network has officially confirmed that Best Foot Forward is set to premiere on Friday, July 22, 2022. The official Twitter handle of Apple TV+ also confirmed the news by sharing the official release date with a trailer, quoting, “Josh is stepping into a brand new challenge. Based on @joshsundquist’s memoir and best-selling book, Just Don’t Fall, follow Josh’s journey when Best Foot Forward premieres July 22 on Apple TV+ ” Take a look at the official post below:
Official Trailer – #BestFootForward
Josh is stepping into a brand new challenge.
— Apple TV+ (@AppleTVPlus) June 30, 2022
Josh Sundquist also shared the news on his official Twitter handle, expressing his thoughts on series, “When I was growing up as a kid with a prosthetic leg, I never got to see anyone on screen who looked like me. But that’s finally about to change.” Take a look at the official post below:
When I was growing up as a kid with a prosthetic leg, I never got to see anyone on screen who looked like me. But that’s finally about to change. https://t.co/Ubu8Cc9NZN
— Josh Sundquist (@JoshSundquist) June 30, 2022
Best Foot Forward Plot
According to the official press release by Apple TV+, the official plot description reflects that the series is based on the book Just Don’t Fall by the paralympic athlete, author, motivational speaker, and comedian Josh Sundquist. The series follows 12-year-old Josh Dubin as he goes from homeschool to public school, eager to experience everything the middle school has to offer! But along the way, Josh also faces a brand-new set of challenges, including how to get an entire school of kids to see past his prosthetic leg and get to know him for who he is. With the support of his parents and the help of his best friends Kyle and Gabriella, Josh learns, laughs, and grows, eager to come back every day for more.
Best Foot Forward Cast and Crew
The main character Josh is played by newcomer Logan Marmino, who also has one leg, as seen in the trailer, and exclusive stills. As Marmino explains, he shares a lot of resemblance with Josh and reportedly hopes that viewers can learn to see people before their disability. In addition to Marmino, the Best Foot Forward star cast will see appearances from Stephen Schneider, Joy Suprano, Peyton Jackson, Bridget Kallal, Trinity Jo-Li Bliss, and Roger Dale Floyd. Other cast members credited for the series include Romy Fay, Liam Kyle, Isabella Meneses, Mia Davila, Bridget Kallal, Waverly Corinne Meier, Brian Stepanek, Tristan Riggs, Rizwan Manji, Bella Blanding, Aariq Manji, Skylar Morgan Jones, Emma Vivien Garcia, Josh Sundquist, Janice LeAnn Brown, Nico David, Diana Sanchez, and more.
The series was developed for television by Matt Fleckenstein (‘iCarly,” “Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn”), with the first four episodes directed and executive produced by Victor Nelli Jr. (“The Wonder Years”). From Apple Studios in association with Muse Entertainment, “Best Foot Forward” stars Logan Marmino, Stephen Schneider (“Players”), Joy Suprano (“Fleishman Is In Trouble,” “Hightown”), Peyton Jackson (“American Refugee”) and Trinity Jo-Li Bliss (“Avatar: The Way of Water”). Sundquist serves as an executive producer alongside Muse Entertainment’s Joel S. Rice (“Single All the Way”) and Meghan Mathes Jacobs.
Best Foot Forward Episodes
Best Foot Forward is reported to include 10 episodes, each of which is speculated to last between 30 and 45 minutes. We’d also like to point out that, as of July 20, 2022, the exact episode titles and synopsis for the upcoming episodes cannot be confirmed. So, viewers should also keep an eye out for details on the series’ episode titles and synopsis that will be released once the pilot episode is released on the streaming platform. Moreover, it is reported that all ten episodes will be available to stream on the same day rather than a weekly release.
Best Foot Forward Official Trailer
Apple TV+ unveiled a trailer for Best Foot Forward on June 30, 2022. The lighthearted tone of the plot is highlighted by the trailer, which shows From homeschooled to the new kid in school, Josh is stepping into a whole new adventure. Based on Josh Sundquist’s memoir and best-selling book, the show will undoubtedly be interesting to watch in terms of character arcs and plot development. Take a look at the official trailer below:
Where to stream Best Foot Forward?
Best Foot Forward 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.
Best Foot Forward Official Synopsis
The official synopsis of Best Foot Forward states, “Josh Dubin is thrilled to switch from homeschool to public school, and being the only kid with a prosthetic leg is a challenge he’s ready to face. As he carves out a place among his peers, his friends and family are with him every step of the way.”
Check out these exclusive stills from Best Foot Forward
Let us know in the comments if you will be streaming Best Foot Forward on Apple TV+ this weekend.