Monday, April 5, 2021

Amazon Reveals Premiere Date for New Drama 'Panic' Created by Lauren Oliver

Amazon has today announced the premiere date for the upcoming original drama series Panic created by Lauren Oliver - based on her bestselling novel.

All 10 episodes of the first season will be available on Friday, May 28.

The drama takes in a small Texas town, where every summer the graduating seniors compete in a series of challenges, winner takes all, which they believe is their one and only chance to escape their circumstances and make their lives better. But this year, the rules have changed - the pot of money is larger than ever and the game has become even more dangerous. The players will come face to face with their deepest, darkest fears and be forced to decide how much they are willing to risk in order to win.

The cast includes Olivia Welch, Mike Faist, Jessica Sula, Camron Jones, Ray Nicholson and Enrique Murciano.

Oliver executive produces with Joe Roth, Jeff Kirschenbaum and Adam Schroeder, with Lynley Bird and Alyssa Altman as co-executive producers. Amazon Studios produces.