Mapleworth Murders trailer explores Quibi’s murder-mystery comedy
Quibi has unveiled the first trailer for the upcoming murder-mystery comedy series Mapleworth Murders featuring an ensemble of comedic talent and spawned from Saturday Night Live and Late Night with Seth Meyers alums. The trailer can be viewed in the player below!
Co-created by stars Paula Pell (A.P. Bio) and John Lutz (Saturday Night Live), the series centers on a murder-mystery writer as she solves homicides in her small town, with each episode featuring guest victims and suspects, to answer the question, why are there so many murders in one small town?
The main cast for the series consists of Pell, Lutz, Hayley Magnus (The Dressmaker) and J.B. Smoove (Curb Your Enthusiasm), with its guest and recurring roster featuring an all-star ensemble that includes Fred Armisen (Los Espookys), Tim Meadows (Schooled), Maya Rudolph (Big Mouth), Patton Oswalt (A.P. Bio), Jack McBrayer (30 Rock), D’Arcy Carden (The Good Place), Pam Murphy (Get Shorty), Ben Warheit (The Awesomes), Annie Mumulo (Angie Tribeca), Ike Barinholtz (Suicide Squad), Mary Holland (Homecoming), Drew Tarver (The Other Two), Tina Fey (30 Rock), Chris Parnell (Rick and Morty), Andy Samberg (Brooklyn Nine-Nine), Wanda Sykes (Harley Quinn), Terry Crews (The Willoughbys) and Nicole Byer (Valley Girl).
The series is executive produced by Pell, Lutz, Meyers, Lorne Michaels, Andrew Singer and Mike Shoemaker, with Hilary Marx, Jason Carden and director Claire Scanlon attached as co-executive producers and Broadway Video and Sethmaker Shoemeyer attached to produce.
Mapleworth Murders is set to premiere on Quibi on August 10.