Halsey & Sydney Sweeney to Star and Produce ‘The Players Table’ TV Series


Euphoria actress Sydney Sweeney and singer Halsey are teaming up to produce and star in TV series “The Players Table.”

Based on a newly released mystery thriller “They Wish They Were Us” by Jessica Goodman.

Annabelle Attanasio will pen the script and direct the series. Jean-Marc Vallée and Nathan Ross from Crazyrose will produce along Sweeney’s Fifty-Fifty Films and Endeavor Content.

Set in Gold Coast, Long Island exclusive prep school, Sweeney will play Jill Newman. Her character is on a quest to investigate the mysterious murder of her best friend Shaila three years. As a “players” — a Gold Coast Prep’s secret society, Is Jill ready to learn that her fellow members might have a hand on her former’s best friend demise?

Halsey will play Rachel Calloway, who will help Jill to uncover the truth behind Shaila’s murder. As a former member of ‘The Players,’ Rachel’s younger brother, Graham, was convicted for Shaila’s murder. She believes her brother’s innocence and hopes to exonerate him before he turns 18.

Source: The Wrap