A brand new futuristic sci-fi series just landed on Amazon Prime and as soon as you check it out, you’ll want to know more about Canadian Upload star Robbie Amell. He’s been in the acting industry since the early 2000s and has starred in so many of your favourite shows and movies.
, a man who has a near-death experience and is offered the opportunity to “upload” his consciousness into a computerized afterlife in order to become immortal.
The series is set in a futuristic world where technology allows something like that to happen, providing some big Black Mirror vibes. It can also be equated to The Good Place, since characters are aware they’re living in the afterlife where everything can be controlled and perfected.
Amell stars opposite Andy Allo, Allegra Edwards, Zainab Johnson, and Kevin Bigley.
The brand new series is already impressing audiences with a 94% Google rating and 97% audience score on Rotten Tomatoes.
Plus, it was filmed entirely in Vancouver, BC, adding to the Canadian pride that Amell offers.
Here are 8 facts to know about the Upload star.