She knew me really well, so we sat together, for over a month, with Liz Allen, the director, and really talked about a lot of things.We said, “What would you say to yourself, 10 years ago?
Appleby admitted on the May 24 episode of The Late Show: 'I think it's so fun to watch a trainwreck.
I think it's just fun to watch people's lives fall apart.
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Here’s the show’s synopsis: For twenty-six-year-old Chloe (Accola), life is a party and love is the ultimate buzz kill—but her future self knows that dating losers and eating nothing but junk food has Chloe headed down a path to regret and bad hair days.
My character, Lucy, is this 27-year-old app designer who is about to marry the wrong guy, and starts getting text messages from herself, 10 years in the future, telling her not to do it. It’s the show that I’ve always wanted to make, in a way.
It’s really a story about friendship – she’s got her girlfriends there – and listening to yourself, figuring out who the right person is to settle down with, and creating the life that you want to be living in 10 years, so you don’t have so much regret about the person that you’ve become. We got really lucky because Sallie Patrick was one of the writers on , and she came on and rewrote this entire script for us.
We really wanted it to speak to girls and be honest about it.
Alloy was great and really gave us the opportunity to take it over and rework it. Appleby: I’ve been working on this since the end of August and, thankfully, because I was a producer, they let me be a part of everything, which included bringing on Liz Allen to direct it, bringing on Sallie Patrick to write it, and hiring our D. I literally did all of the casting process, and I picked the colors of every wall and the wallpaper, and I’ve been sitting in editing.
This would be a great first opportunity for her.” Everyone was really on board, and it’s really taken off. We have over half a million views on the first episode, and over a million total. People are responding to it, so it feels really good, in a way that’s different then when you’re just acting. You can watch every TV show and every feature film on your computer.