Maya Hawke and Camila Mendes have made their names enjoying youngsters on Stranger Issues and Riverdale, respectively. So it’s solely becoming that between seasons of their hit reveals that Netflix has teamed up the actresses behind Robin Buckley and Veronica Lodge for a brand new darkish comedy, Do Revenge. This time, they’re enjoying highschool college students who make a pact to get revenge on one another’s enemies with a view to escape suspicion.
If that appears like Alfred Hitchcock’s Strangers on a Prepare, it’s not a coincidence. The movie absolutely embraces that comparability, with significantly fewer murders.
In contrast to the theatrical Strangers on a Prepare or the novel that impressed it, neither Drea (Mendes) nor Eleanor (Hawke) is a murderous psychopath. Additionally they appear to be absolutely engaged in serving to one another get a bit payback. As depicted within the trailer, Drea was as soon as probably the most widespread women in her college till her “excellent” boyfriend betrayed her by sharing her topless pics with your complete pupil physique. As for Eleanor, she is a younger lesbian who was falsely accused of preying upon one other woman at her college. With their very own lives in shambles, Drea and Eleanor notice that they will obtain their retribution by working collectively.
Rish Shah additionally stars within the movie as Russ Lee, with Austin Abrams as Max, Eliza Bennett as Jessica, Alisha Boe as Tara, Talia Ryder as Gabbi, Paris Berelc as Meghan, Jonathan Daviss as Elliot, Maia Reficco as Montana, and Ava Capri as Carissa. Recreation of Thrones‘ Sophie Turner has a supporting function within the film as properly.
Thor: Love and Thunder co-writer Jennifer Kaytin Robinson is directing Do Revenge from a script she wrote with Celeste Ballard. Netflix will premiere Do Revenge on September 16.