Hosted by “Little America” series executive producer Kumail Nanjiani, the podcast will share real-life stories of the immigrant experience in America
Apple TV+ today releases the trailer for the new audio series “Little America: The Official Podcast,” hosted by Kumail Nanjiani, a nonfiction exploration of the immigrant experience in America, premiering Thursday, November 3. Each of the audio series’ eight episodes features a different journalist who shares a unique story, from the weird and humorous to the gut-wrenching and poignant. The podcast complements the scripted Apple TV+ “Little America” series, executive produced by Nanjiani, which returns for its second season on December 9 with eight all-new stories.
“Little America: The Official Podcast” will feature journalists including Shereen Marisol Meraji, Avery Trufelman, Davy Rothbart, Hannah Kingsley-Ma, Albert Samaha and more, with subjects including a Vietnamese mentalist, a Yugoslavian wedding officiant, a Japanese food engineer, an Ethiopian dog trainer and State Representative Angelica Rubio, the daughter of Mexican immigrants, among others.
The podcast will debut with three episodes and new ones will debut weekly on Thursday on Apple Podcasts and via RSS at https://apple.co/LittleAmericaPod.
“Little America: The Official Podcast” is produced in conjunction with the Vox Media Podcast Network. Executive producers are Nishat Kurwa and Josh Bearman.
“Little America: The Official Podcast” joins a growing offering of Apple Original podcasts now streaming on Apple Podcasts, including the duPont-winning “The Line,” the Webby Award-winning “Hooked,” “Run, Bambi, Run,” “Wild Things: Siegfried & Roy,” “The Problem With Jon Stewart” and “Missed Fortune,” as well as official companion podcasts for Apple TV+ series “Foundation,” “For All Mankind” and the docuseries “The Big Conn.”
Apple TV+ offers premium, compelling drama and comedy series, feature films, groundbreaking documentaries, and kids and family entertainment, and is available to watch across all your favorite screens. After its launch on November 1, 2019, Apple TV+ became the first all-original streaming service to launch around the world, and has premiered more original hits and received more award recognitions faster than any other streaming service in its debut. To date, Apple Original films, documentaries and series have been honored with over 280 awards and more than 1,184 nominations, including multi-Emmy Award-winning comedy “Ted Lasso” and this year’s Oscar Best Picture winner “CODA.”