With Love (TV series)
|Created by||Gloria Calderón Kellett|
|Country of origin||United States|
|No. of seasons||1|
|No. of episodes||5|
|Running time||46–50 minutes|
|Original network||Amazon Prime Video|
|Original release||December 17, 2021 –|
With Love is an American romantic comedy streaming television series created by Gloria Calderón Kellett that premiered on Amazon Prime Video on December 17, 2021. In April 2022, the series was renewed for a second season.
Cast and characters
- Emeraude Toubia as Lily Diaz
- Mark Indelicato as Jorge Diaz Jr., Lily's brother
- Isis King as Sol Perez, the Diaz siblings' maternal cousin and a trans non-binary oncologist
- Vincent Rodriguez III as Henry, Jorge's boyfriend
- Rome Flynn as Santiago Zayas
- Desmond Chiam as Nick Zhao, Jorge's best friend
- Benito Martinez as Jorge Diaz Sr., the Diaz siblings' father
- Constance Marie as Beatriz Diaz, Jorge Sr.'s wife and the Diaz siblings' mother
- Todd Grinnell as Miles Murphy, Sol's love interest who is a plastic surgeon
- Andre Royo as Laz Zayas, Santiago's father
- Renée Victor as Marta Delgado, the Diaz siblings and Sol's grandmother
- Pepe Serna as Luis Delgado, Marta's husband
- Gloria Calderón Kellett as Gladys Delgado, Beatriz's sister and the Diaz siblings' maternal aunt
On May 27, 2021, it was reported that Amazon had given the production a series order. With Love is created by Gloria Calderón Kellett who also is expected to executive produce alongside Meera Menon. The pilot is written by Kellett and directed by Menon. The production companies involved with the series are GloNation and Amazon Studios. The five-episode first season of series was released on December 17, 2021. On April 8, 2022, Amazon renewed the series for a six-episode second season.
On June 3, 2021, Emeraude Toubia was cast to star. A day later, Mark Indelicato joined the main cast. On June 9, 2021, Rome Flynn, Isis King, Todd Grinnell, Desmond Chiam were cast as series regulars. Two days later, Constance Marie, Benito Martinez, and Vincent Rodriguez III joined the cast in starring roles. On June 28, 2021, Andre Royo was cast in a recurring capacity. On August 20, 2021, Renée Victor and Pepe Serna joined the cast in recurring roles. On July 11, 2022, Scott Evans was cast in an undisclosed capacity for the second season.
|No.||Title||Directed by||Written by||Original release date|
|1||"Nochebuena"||Meera Menon||Gloria Calderón Kellett||December 17, 2021|
|2||"New Year's Eve"||Linda Mendoza||Matthew Cruz||December 17, 2021|
|3||"Valentine's Day"||Kimberly McCullough||Eli Wilson Pelton||December 17, 2021|
|4||"Independence Day"||Hiromi Kamata||Andy Roth & Juliany Taveras||December 17, 2021|
|5||"Día De Los Muertos"||Meera Menon||Marcos Luevanos||December 17, 2021|
The review aggregator website Rotten Tomatoes reported a 100% approval rating with an average rating of 7/10, based on 13 critic reviews. The website's critics consensus reads, "Depicting the travails of a close-knit family with unabashed warmth, With Love tempers its earnestness with grounded characters." Metacritic, which uses a weighted average, assigned a score of 75 out of 100 based on 7 critics, indicating "generally favorable reviews".
With Love was nominated for the Outstanding New TV Series category for the 33rd GLAAD Media Awards in 2022.
- ^ a b Otterson, Joe (May 27, 2021). "Gloria Calderón Kellett Sets Romantic Comedy Series 'With Love' at Amazon". Variety. Retrieved December 8, 2021.
- ^ a b Cordero, Rosy (October 5, 2021). "'With Love': Amazon Drops Premiere Date & First Look Photos For Gloria Calderón Kellett Comedy". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved December 8, 2021.
- ^ a b Hailu, Selome (April 8, 2022). "'With Love' Renewed for Season 2 at Amazon". Variety. Retrieved April 8, 2022.
- ^ Petski, Denise (June 3, 2021). "'With Love': Emeraude Toubia To Star In Gloria Calderón Kellett's Amazon Series". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved December 8, 2021.
- ^ Petski, Denise (June 4, 2021). "'With Love': Mark Indelicato Joins Emeraude Toubia in Gloria Calderón Kellett's Amazon Series". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved December 8, 2021.
- ^ Petski, Denise (June 9, 2021). "'With Love': Rome Flynn, Isis King, Todd Grinnell, Desmond Chiam Join Gloria Calderón Kellett's Amazon Series". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved December 8, 2021.
- ^ Petski, Denise (June 11, 2021). "'With Love': Constance Marie, Benito Martinez, Vincent Rodriguez III Join Gloria Calderón Kellett's Amazon Series". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved December 8, 2021.
- ^ Del Rosario, Alexandra (June 28, 2021). "Amazon's 'With Love' Adds Andre Royo As Recurring; Gissette Valentin To Recur In 'The Walking Dead: World Beyond'". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved December 8, 2021.
- ^ Petski, Denise (August 20, 2021). "'With Love': Renée Victor & Pepe Serna Join Gloria Calderón Kellett's Amazon Series". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved December 8, 2021.
- ^ Cordero, Rosy (July 11, 2022). "'With Love': Scott Evans Joins Cast Of Gloria Calderón Kellett Series". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved July 11, 2022.
- ^ "With Love: Season 1". Rotten Tomatoes. Fandango Media. Retrieved November 21, 2022.
- ^ "With Love: Season 1". Metacritic. Fandom, Inc. Retrieved January 19, 2022.
- ^ Mitovich, Matt Webb (January 19, 2022). "GLAAD Media Awards: Yellowjackets, Chucky, Doom Patrol, Harlem and Hacks Among First-Time TV Nominees". TVLine. Retrieved January 20, 2022.
- 2020s American LGBT-related comedy television series
- 2020s American romantic comedy television series
- 2021 American television series debuts
- Amazon Prime Video original programming
- Bisexuality-related television series
- English-language television shows
- Hispanic and Latino American television
- Television shows set in Portland, Oregon
- Transgender-related television shows
- Television series by Amazon Studios