Skip To Content

    Everything You Need To Know About Tina Fey And Anne Hathaway's New TV Series, "Modern Love"

    You're going to need tissues for this one.

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    Ah, love. Can’t live with it, can’t live without it — and don’t The New York Times know it.

    Amazon Prime Video

    Based on real life stories from their hugely popular column-turned-podcast of the same name, The New York Times have co-produced an eight episode series for Amazon Prime called Modern Love.

    Amazon Prime Video

    Stories about sexual, romantic, familial, platonic and self-love — my tear ducts and heart strings are not ready.

    Each standalone episode runs for half an hour, and features an ensemble cast that is ridiculously talented.

    Amazon Prime Video / Via Modern Love

    Anne Hathaway, Dev Patel, Andy Garcia, Tina-freaking-Fey. It’s a lot to take in.

    John Carney, man responsible for heart-warming films Once, Sing Street and Begin Again, is at the helm, writing, directing and executive producing the series.

    Andrew Toth / Getty Images / Via Dimitrios Kambouris / Getty Images

    Not to mention, Emmy Rossum, who you might know from Shameless, guest directs an episode!

    At the Television Critics Association panel in July, both Hathaway and Cristin Milioti (of How I Met Your Mother fame) discussed their individual episodes and characters.

    David Livingston / Getty Images

    Hathaway spoke about her role as a woman with bipolar disorder, navigating her condition while learning to accept love in her life.

    Amazon Prime Video

    "I was really humbled by this experience," she said. "It wrecked me for a month afterwards [but being able to walk away from it] expanded my compassion so much for people who have no choice in this matter".

    Cristin Milioti's episode centres around a woman who unexpectedly falls pregnant and discovers a love not usually associated with the experience.

    Amazon Prime Video

    "Mine sticks pretty close to the original column, which is this woman got pregnant unexpectedly and the only person who is there for her is the doorman of her building and they develop this [father-daughter] relationship."

    BRB, buying ice cream and tissues before binge-watching this all weekend.

    Amazon Prime Video

    Watch the trailer below and resist calling your ex with me.

    View this video on YouTube

    Amazon Prime Video / Via youtube.com

    Modern Love is available to stream on Amazon Prime now. You needn't even fork out money to watch it — get yourself a 30 day free trial just by signing for an account.