Thursday, April 12, 2018

From the HOLLYWOOD REPORTER: USA NETWORK ORDER FOUR PILOTS


Dare Me
Based on the acclaimed novel by Megan Abbott, who serves as writer and executive producer along with Gina Fattore, the drama is an unflinching exploration of volatile female friendships, jealousy, loyalty and the dynamics of power in a small Midwestern town. Peering behind the all-American fa├žade, the series dives into the cutthroat world of competitive high school cheerleading, following the fraught relationship between two best friends after a new coach arrives to bring their team to prominence. Part coming-of-age story, part small-town drama, part murder mystery, Dare Me exposes the physical and psychological extremes that some young women are willing to endure in order to get ahead. The drama is from Universal Cable Productions in association with Film 44. Peter Berg and Michael Lombardo of Film 44 executive produce along with Sarah Condon and Karen Rosenfelt.

6 comments:

Gerard Saylor said...

Neat.

Jerry House said...

Props to Megan!

Rick Robinson said...

Wonderful. I wonder what platform it will be on, if picked up?

Jeffrey Meyerson said...

Great. I can definitely see it on television.

J F Norris said...

Rick: USA network. Like the headline says.

Kevin R. Tipple said...

Very cool. Congrats!