Little Voice: Season 1

Little Voice: Season 1

Little Voice: Season 1

A young, insecure songwriter with no financial safety net tries to discover her inner confidence and love for her art in this romantic drama, billed as a "love letter to the diverse musicality of New York". This is an Apple+ original series.

2020USAApple TV+
DramaMusicRomance

Streaming (1 Provider)

EPISODE 1.1
10 July 2020

I Don't Know

Young musician Bess King races from job to job in New York while trying to find the courage to perform her own material.

EPISODE 1.2
10 July 2020

I Will Survive

Taking her brother Louie's advice, Bess gets rehired at the club—and her first paying gig thanks to her friend and coworker Benny.

EPISODE 1.3
10 July 2020

Dear Hope

Bess tries creating a song about hope for a songwriting competition, but is left reeling by an incident involving her roommate, Prisha.

EPISODE 1.4
17 July 2020

Love Hurts

Bess and Samuel are awarded the opportunity to record at legendary Electric Lady Studios—and are joined by Bess’s father, Percy.

EPISODE 1.5
24 July 2020

Quick, Quick Slow

When she decides to make a music video, Bess asks Ethan to direct and enlists all of her friends to help make it a DIY masterpiece.

EPISODE 1.6
31 July 2020

Tell Her

Ethan's decision to stay with Laila causes Bess to spiral into self-destruction, which has far-reaching consequences.

EPISODE 1.7
7 August 2020

Ghost Light

Just as Benny sets up a series of meetings with record executives, Bess experiences a setback.

EPISODE 1.8
14 August 2020

Sea Change

With her family in turmoil and romantic life torn, Bess nears a breaking point.

EPISODE 1.9
21 August 2020

Sing What I Can't Say

A secret is revealed about Bess’ past—and she faces her fears. Season finale.

Little Voice: Season 1 / Reviews

Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone

Little Voice is upfront about what it is: not just earnest, but charming, and more successful than not at exploring the inner life of a woman who can write songs that sound a lot like they've been on the radio for years.

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The New York Times

The New York Times

One thing that distinguishes "Little Voice" from other musical theater-meets-karaoke shows of its type is that it acknowledges its own crowd-pleasing tendencies.

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A.V. Club

A.V. Club

There's both too much and not enough to Little Voice. Still, the show's good intentions, catchy tunes, and likable young cast smooth over some of the rough spots, particularly as the season progresses

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Slant Magazine

Slant Magazine

At one point in the series, a music executive condescendingly describes Bess’s music as “darling.” While that’s intended as a dubious insult, it captures the twee, navel-gazing tone of Little Voice.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

It's very, very earnest and sometimes very, very clunky. Those caught up in its earnestness will forgive the clunkiness. I only sometimes did.

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Collider

Collider

Little Voice is a sweet, warm-hearted show, filled with natural performances and dotted with lovely songs.

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Variety

Variety

Bess is kind and anxious, a combination that often results in her taking on too many of everyone else’s problems. But when she sings, it’s entirely her own story, and breathtaking.

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