Yeah wife and I spent most of the first episode saying "WTF's going on? Who are these people?". It kinda all came back by the end, but TBH it doesn't really matter. It's the fluffiest of candyfloss entertainment, plot is mostly irrelevant
"Bourgeois society stands at the crossroads, either transition to socialism or regression into barbarism" - Rosa Luxemburg, 1915.
The whole 'you mean the OTHER robot person we have in play' line was so marvelously hamfisted I expected Aida to suddenly grow a mustache to twist while laughing maniacally and looking directly at the camera. So bad.
This show is the absolute worst with the 'who can we trust this week' shell game nonsense. They do it so much and it's never a shocker but always annoying.