Hazel Green (Cristin Milioti) thought she was in a perfectly normal marriage with a young and dashing tech billionaire (Billy Magnussen) until he plants a chip in her brain that shares all her emotional data with him without her permission.
In the above official trailer for HBO Max’s Made for Love, Hazel flees back to her hometown to take refuge with her father, Herbert (Ray Romano), who himself is taking refuge with a synthetic figure.
Based on Alissa Nutting’s novel, the dark comedy premieres Thursday, April 1 with three episodes, drops another three on April 8 and then concludes with two episodes on April 15.
Besides Milioti and Magnussen, Made for Love stars Dan Bakkedahl, Noma Dumezweni, Augusto Aguilera, Caleb Foote and Ray Romano. The series is executive produced by Nutting along with Christina Lee, Patrick Somerville, Dean Bakopoulos, Liza Chasin and SJ Clarkson. Lee is showrunner and Paramount Television Studios is the studio. Stephanie Laing directed the pilot and is a co-executive producer. The season was directed by Laing and Alethea Jones.