This Is Us is an American TV dramedy series which premiered on NBC on September 20, 2016. Let’s see some amazing facts and trivia about it!
1.The series is about the family lives and connections of several people who all share the same birthday and the ways in which they’re similar and differen
2. First Season of This Is Us received mostly positive reviews, with critics praising cast performances and series plot. On Rotten Tomatoes, it has fresh rating of 91% based on 44 reviews, with a weighted average of 7.8/10.
3. On Metacritic, the season has a normalized score of 76 out of 100 based on 33 critics, indicating “Generally favorable reviews”.
4. Entertainment Weekly’s Jeff Jensen wrote, “A 21st century thirtysomething for a TV generation that likes a splash of high concept in their shows and isn’t afraid of melodrama.”
5. Its ensemble cast stars Milo Ventimiglia, Mandy Moore, Sterling K. Brown, Chrissy Metz, Justin Hartley, Susan Kelechi Watson, Chris Sullivan and Ron Cephas Jones.
6. It has the same writing and directing team with “Crazy Stupid Love”.
7. The writer is Dan Fogelman and the co-directors are John Requa and Glenn Ficarra.
8. Just three days after the trailer first appeared online, it already had 17 million views. That number has now climbed to around 60 million.
9. On Facebook, the series set a new record, passing last year’s most hyped show “DC’s Legends of Tomorrow” by pulling in more than 50 million viewers.
10. Expect the show to take on issues like body image, family breakups, career meltdowns, and even death with intelligence, insight, heart, and humour.
11. This Is Us premiers on Tuesday at 10:00 p.m. Eastern time following The Voice, while the rest of the season airs on Tuesday at 9:00 p.m. ET. pushing The Voice an hour earlier.
12. The series premiers on CTV in Canada on September 21, 2016, and on TV2 in New Zealand on September 27, 2016.
13. “This Is Us” is produced by 20th Century Fox Television.
14. The music is by Siddhartha Khosla.
15. In fact, the This Is Us trailer scored a whopping 15 million Facebook views in its first 48 hours, according to EW. That number smashed the record set by the first trailer for The CW’s Legends of Tomorrow, which was viewed 4.1 million times in the first 48 hours.
16. Throw in the more than six million from YouTube, and the trailer has been played nearly 60 million times over the last several days. Either a lot of people really want to tune in to This Is Us in Fall 2016, or a lot of people really need to see Milo Ventimiglia mostly naked.
17. Ventimiglia recently compared his new show to Parenthood during an interview on the Gilmore Guys podcast, and that seems spot on after watching the trailer.