Upload trailer previews Amazon Prime’s new sci-fi comedy
Amazon Prime Video has released the official trailer for Greg Daniels’ forthcoming sci-fi comedy series titled Upload, featuring a new way for a person to control their own afterlife in a virtual world. Starring Robbie Amell (Code 8), the series will be available for streaming on May 1. Check out the video in the player below!
In the Upload film, in the near future, people who are near death can be “uploaded” into virtual reality environments. Cash-strapped Nora works customer service for the luxurious “Lakeview” digital afterlife. When party-boy/coder Nathan’s car crashes, his girlfriend uploads him into Nora’s VR world.
The series stars Robbie Amell (Life with Derek, The Flash) as Nathan, Andy Allo as Nora, Kevin Bigley as Luke, Owen Daniels as A.I. Guy, Allegra Edwards as Ingrid Bannerman, Zainab Johnson as Aleesha, Christine Ko as Mandi, and Barclay Hope as Oliver Kannerman.
Upload is created by Greg Daniels, who is best known for his work on hit shows such as The Office, Park and Recreation, and Saturday Night Live. The series is executive produced by Daniels and Howard Klein.