The queen of American music industry and pop star along with being an actress, entrepreneur and producer as well, Selena Gomez is currently in her best phase both personally and professionally and so here’s list of all things fans should know about Selena starrer Hulu series.
It’s true that the former Disney alum and pop sensation is trading in her Disney credentials and finally after a long hiatus making her much awaited small screen comeback as an actress and what can be more amazing for her fandom globally other than us sharing all things fans should know about Selena starrer Hulu series.
This is going to be the American pop star and singing sensation’s first ever recurring role ever since Alex Russo on Disney’s Wizards of Waverly Place and so now we are taking a look at all things fans should know about Selena starrer Hulu series.
The Hulu series titled Only Murders In The Building is going to be streamed digitally on the renowned digital OTT platform Hulu by the 31st August 2021 and in this crime thriller series, Selena Gomez is going to be seen essaying the character of a fittingly chic Upper West sider named Mabel, who gets entangled and trapped in a whodunnit kind of situation after a murder takes place in her building. Her co-amateur and novice detectives include comedy icons Steve Martin and Martin Short, who put on their true-crime gloves to help Selena (Mabel) in solving this murder case only to realize there might be more going on within their trio than they first realized.
Steve Martin and John Hoffman have both co-wrote and created the series and will be co-producing Only Murders In The Building alongside Selena, Short and This Is Us creator Dan Fogelman and Jess Rosenthal.
Only Murders In The Building first season premiere date – The first season of this much awaited and biggest true crime-podcast-turned-comedy of the summer is 31st August 2021 on digital OTT streaming platform Hulu. Having a total of 10 episodes in total, this series would be releasing every new episode on weekly basis.
In an earlier interview within last year August 2020 when the show got announced by Hulu, Craig Erwich who is the head of Hulu originals, officially confirming about it in his quote to a leading global digital entertainment publication had said, “It’s really special, surprisingly emotional. It’s really modern and self-referential about podcasts and murders, it’s got some great surprises. When they pull this off, it’s going to be really special”.
Only Murders In The Building official video teaser –
Also, in late July 2021, the series finally dropped and raised curtains from the full length extended trailer, in which it feels like Selena, Martin and Short get well in over their heads.
Only Murders In The Building official extended trailer –
Only Murders In The Building series star cast – Apart from Selena, Martin and Steve, there’s an aptly selected ensemble star cast who are totally familiar faces from the comedy, drama, and music worlds. According to a globally reliable entertainment publication as confirmed on 13th January 2021, Nathan Lane will play a recurring role as “a building resident and owner of a popular New York City grocery chain,” and also Amy Ryan is also set to star in an undisclosed role. Sting is also going to be seen playing an important role in the series along with Jane Lynch as well.
This highly anticipated criminal dramedy series has bit of both comedy and drama along with oodles of crime. According to Martin Short’s quote to a leading digital entertainment website in last year August 2020, “It’s about three people who live in one of those upscale apartment buildings in New York. They see each on the elevator, they kind of nod, but they never really speak. They don’t even know each other’s names. And then you find out that each one of them goes to their individual apartments and just turns on true crime and obsesses. And then one time they’re in the elevator with this fourth person. And they find out that fourth person is killed and they’re determined to solve it. But they make a pact: only murders in the building will they solve. Because they can’t be bothered to go outside”.
Casting of Selena as Mabel in series – For Selena’s magazine cover shoot interview back in April 2021, opening up on his choice to cast her, Steve Martin had said, “You get a list of names, you know, you’re thinking, ‘Sure, they’d be good, they’d be good,’ and then they say, ‘What about Selena Gomez?’ and it’s just—yes, of course. There was no question except ‘Can we get her?’ We knew she would enhance the show in so many ways, the number one being talent. Her performance is rich and adult. She’s learned to underplay when necessary. Marty and I are pretty manic, and she’s this solid, solid rock foundation. She’s nicely, intensely low-key”.
Selena’s on screen romantic angle in series – Yes, Selena is going to be having an on screen romantic angle in the Hulu series with talented actor Aaron Dominguez.
Fashion quotient in the digital series – When fans and netizens also know now that this is Selena’s big small screen comeback as an actress, then yes definitely the fashion quotient in the series is going to be top notch.