Following the discharge of her sophomore album, Panorama, pop singer-songwriter Hayley Kiyoko is making a return to tv.
Kiyoko is a particular multi-hyphenate — she’s an introspective songwriter, energetic performer, and has roots within the performing world. Her new onscreen credit score arrives within the type of an look as herself in new Apple TV+ collection Life By Ella, which tells the story of Ella, a younger lady returning to highschool following a battle with most cancers.
The present premiered on Apple TV+ globally on September 2nd — September is Childhood Most cancers Consciousness Month, and the collection goals to discover this often-heavy matter via an accessible lens for households and viewers of all ages. “The present has such an empowering storyline,” Kiyoko confirms.
Kiyoko’s look gives one thing new for the artist as nicely — it’s the primary time she’ll be taking part in herself. “I’ve by no means performed ‘myself’ in a present earlier than, however, studying the script, I used to be so touched and honored to be considered for this second in Ella’s journey,” Kiyoko tells Consequence. “As an artist, you hope your artwork will assist ignite hope and it was actually particular to have my music crossover on this means.”
Kiyoko has been busy recently. She’s celebrating the discharge of Panorama by sharing it with audiences at present out on tour with Lauv, the place they’re set to play reveals via the top of September. For her look on Life By Ella, she reached again to her 2018 EP, Citrine, to search out the proper observe to match the storyline.
“I had a blast on set, particularly performing ‘Gravel To Tempo,’ which is a music about resilience and with the ability to present up for your self,” she shares. “It stays one among my favourite songs to today. Spending time with the solid was a lot enjoyable; Lily Brooks is so candy and such a proficient younger actress!”
Take a look at the unique take a look at Kiyoko’s look on Life By Ella under.