NEW YORK —
A Million Little Issues is not solely used to explain friendship on this new ABC drama, but additionally the explanations Jon Dixon dedicated suicide.
Ron Livingston performs Jon and Stephanie Szostak performs his spouse Delilah. They’re two items of the puzzle within the largely proficient ensemble solid.
Jon met his three greatest buddies whereas caught in an elevator and their lives have been intertwined ever since.
“The center and soul of the present is within the relationships that everyone has with one another,” Livingston stated.
Jon at all times appeared to be the sensible one within the group and was at all times there for everybody, however to start with of the present he leaps from the balcony of his workplace to his loss of life.
“It is a character that’s central to the present that I get to play for a short while, after which a lot of who the character is, is performed by all the different actors,” Livingston stated. “Every of them has their very own perspective on who that man was and what their very own relationship with that man was.”
Jon left behind a mysterious blue folder along with his assistant. Slowly, we start to study a bit little bit of what he left behind, however typically the viewer is simply left with extra questions.
“You’d hope that there was a be aware, however there could be nobody cause,” Szostak stated.
Delilah is seemingly a heartbroken widow, left behind with two youngsters, however there’s a darkish, guilt-ridden facet to her story.
“I used to be actually moved by the script. Initially, it made me consider my buddies and all the ups and downs and of the loss and the addictions and the separation in my mid-40s and it made me look again and suppose, have a look at all we have gone via and kind of think about what would occur,” Szostak stated.
The present begins off very heavy, and you’ll really feel the grief permeating the storyline, however Livingston and Szostak promise that you’ll get invested within the mysteries and lives of all the characters, and fewer on the unhappiness.
Nonetheless, this present is filled with emotion, so maintain your tissue field useful.
Do not miss the large premiere of “A Million Little Things” TONIGHT (9/26) at 10/9c on The ABC Tv Community, streaming and on demand.