Deadline reported, Algee Smith (The Hate U Give) and Austin Abrams (The Walking Dead) have been cast in HBO ‘Euphoria.’
It’s the network’s upcoming drama starring Zendaya with Drake and Future the Prince attached as an executive producer. Sam Levinson (The Wizard of Lies) is set to write the script.
Abrams will play Ethan while Smith is set to portray McKay.
You can read the premise of the series below:
Euphoria, based on the Israeli series from HOT, follows a group of high schoolstudents as they navigate drugs, sex, identity, trauma, social media, love and friendship. Zendaya leads the cast that also includes Storm Reid, Maude Apatow, Eric Dane, Alexa Demie, Jacob Elordi, Barbie Ferreira, Nika King, Hunter Schafer and Sydney Sweeney.