To celebrate the release of Sunny, the new series streaming on Apple TV+, we had the pleasure of chatting with the cast and crew for this unique and moving new show.

Sunny is the ten-episode mystery thriller with a darkly comic bent, will premiere globally with the first two episodes on Wednesday, July 10, followed by one new episode weekly through September 4 exclusively on Apple TV+. “Sunny” stars Emmy Award nominee, multi-hyphenate Rashida Jones as Suzie, an American woman living in Kyoto, Japan, whose life is upended when her husband and son disappear in a mysterious plane crash. As “consolation” she’s given Sunny, one of a new class of domestic robots made by her husband’s electronics company. Though at first, Suzie resents Sunny’s attempts to fill the void in her life, gradually they develop an unexpected friendship. Together they uncover the dark truth of what really happened to Suzie’s family and become dangerously enmeshed in a world Suzie never knew existed.

Chatting to cast members Rashida Jones, Hidetoshi Nishijima, Joanna Sotomura, annie the clumsy, Jun Kunimura, Judy Ongg as well as showrunner/creator Katie Robbins and director Lucy Tcherniak we talk about culture, alienation, why we are drawn to mysteries, finding laughter in unsettling times, the future of AI and whether it is a good or bad thing for the world, forming friendships on the show, its genesis and much more in-between.

You can watch the full interviews below:

Sunny is now streaming on Apple TV+.