Schmigadoon musical series! is coming to Apple TV + – here’s everything you need to know.
Named after the Broadway musical Brigadoon, is a parody of iconic Golden Age musicals that follows a couple who discovers a town where locals act like they’re living in a 1940s musical.
The series stars Cecily Strong and Keegan-Michael Key as a couple Melissa and Josh who are on a backpacking trip designed to reinvigorate their relationship when they discover a magical city. They then learn that they cannot leave until they find “true love”.
The all-star cast also includes Alan Cumming, Kristin Chenoweth, Aaron Tveit, Dove Cameron, Ariana DeBose, Fred Armisen, Jaime Camil, Jane Krakowski and Ann Harada while Martin Short is the guest star.
Schmigadoon! release date
Schmigadoon! will release its first two episodes on Friday July 16, 2021 in the UK and worldwide.
New episodes will then air weekly every Friday with six episodes in the season.
For now, you can watch the first trailer below …
The show was created by Cinco Paul and Ken Daurio. Paul serves as showrunner and wrote all of the original songs in the series. Barry Sonnenfeld is director and executive product.
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