Well, something about the neighborhood seems strange, although it’s hard to put a finger on what exactly it is.
[Production Designer AMY WILLIAMS]: We were so worried it was going to be silly, so the goal was to always be subtle with this show not be too creepy.
[Showrunner Alan Yang]: Amy’s designs informed the sense of airlessness and isolation in June’s life. It was her idea to hide the mailboxes and get rid of all phones and clocks.
[Star Fred Armisen]: I knew they took all the cars out, which makes things look really stark, but I wish they had told me about the mailboxes, because I don’t like to appear in anything that doesn’t have them. It’s kind of my calling card.
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