Fans of the Sever Robinson-led Like, Simon movie had been patiently anticipating a explore at Hulu’s upcoming race-off series, Like, Victor. And yesterday (April 26), the streaming platform no doubt didn’t disappoint. Though transient, the newly launched scene introduces followers to a complete unusual character who, admire Simon, struggles alongside with his sexual orientation and is barely making an are attempting to determine who he’s as he navigates his manner thru excessive college.
Within the preview, Victor, performed by Michael Cimino, heads to the native espresso store to order for a portion-time job as a barista. But it completely rapidly becomes particular that Victor has a crush on the assistant supervisor, Benjie, who attends the identical college. „So, Victor, enact you include any abilities making espresso?“ Benjie asks. „Um, I include abilities ingesting espresso,“ he quips. Fortuitously, Benjie is confident that Victor would per chance be in a build to take care of it. „It be now not rocket science,“ he says.
Rapidly, Victor tries his hand at making drinks himself — with Benjie’s guidance, obviously. „There you hobble,“ Benjie says. „You are a pure.“ But distracted by Benjie’s smile, appropriate looks, and attraction, the drink in the raze explodes in all areas. „I’m so sorry,“ Victor says sooner than leaving the shop altogether. „You appreciate what? Right here’s a excessive thought. I’m sorry to extinguish your time.“
For these of you who would per chance well per chance additionally honest now not know what to await when Like, Victor hits Hulu, the series would per chance be spot in the identical world as 2018’s Like, Simon. Per the legit press launch, „the series follows Victor, a brand unusual pupil at Creekwood High School on his own inch of self-discovery, facing challenges at dwelling, adjusting to a brand unusual city, and struggling alongside with his sexual orientation.“ And apparently, when things seem too advanced to navigate on his own, Victor „reaches out to Simon“ for support.
Unfortunately, the scene Hulu equipped doesn’t rather give us any solid answers about what the long hurry would per chance well per chance additionally preserve for Victor and Benjie. What we enact know, on the opposite hand, is that based fully fully on Like, Simon’s authentic writers Isaac Aptaker and Elizabeth Berger, the 10-episode series promises to be an „appropriate“ and „predominant“ coming-of-age epic. Plus, both Aptaker and Berger are executive producing the project, so you designate or now not it’s in appropriate palms.
Like, Victor can even superstar Ana Ortiz as Victor’s mother Isabel, James Martinez as his father Armando, Isabella Ferreira as his younger sister Pilar, Mateo Fernandez as his younger brother Adrian, Rachel Naomi Hilson as his buddy Mia, and quite rather a lot of different others. Benjie would per chance be performed by George Sear. And in the event you bewitch to ought to explore Victor’s inch for your self, compare out Hulu on June 19, when the series formally drops.