|Created by||Sam Levinson|
|Written by||Sam Levinson|
|Country of origin||United States|
|No. of seasons||2|
|No. of episodes||18 (list of episodes)|
|Running time||59-61 minutes|
|Original release||June 16, 2019 –|
Euphoria is an American teen drama television series created by Sam Levinson. It is based on the Israeli miniseries of the same name. Euphoria tells about a group of high school students about their experiences of sex, drugs, friendship, love, identity, and trauma. The series stars Zendaya. It was premiered on HBO on June 16, 2019. In July 2019, the series was continued for a second season.
Cast[change | change source]
- Zendaya as Rue Bennett
- Maude Apatow as Lexi Howard
- Angus Cloud as Fezco
- Eric Dane as Cal Jacobs
- Alexa Demie as Maddy Perez
- Jacob Elordi as Nate Jacobs
- Barbie Ferreira as Kat Hernandez
- Nika King as Leslie Bennett
- Storm Reid as Gia Bennett
- Hunter Schafer as Jules Vaughn
- Algee Smith as Christopher McKay
- Sydney Sweeney as Cassie Howard
References[change | change source]
- Romero, Ariana (June 4, 2019). "Euphoria Review: The Night Is Dark & Full Of Terrors (& Teens)". Refinery29. Retrieved April 25, 2020.
It’s impossible to imagine the parents who may flock to Big Little Lies surviving an episode of the pure Gen-Z tragedy that is Euphoria.
- San Vincete, Romeo (September 24, 2019). "Euphoria Gets Second Season, Twenty Years of Merrily We Roll Along". Hotspots Magazine. Retrieved April 25, 2020.
And now there’ll be a season two – thank goodness, because all its story lines ended in cliffhangers – so when we gather up our courage to dive back into the relentlessly grim teenage tragedy, it’ll probably already be waiting for us.
- Verma, Shikhar (August 28, 2019). "THE 13 BEST HOTSTAR TV SHOWS THAT ARE WORTH YOUR TIME". High on Films. Retrieved April 25, 2020.
While being compared with 13 reasons why for the obvious reasons, ‘Euphoria’ comes out as a much self-aware tragedy that makes the best use of the pop-culture influences.
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- Andreeva, Nellie (July 30, 2018). "'Euphoria' Pilot Starring Zendaya Picked Up To Series By HBO, Drake & Future the Prince Join As Executive Producers". Deadline Hollywood. Archived from the original on March 27, 2019. Retrieved July 30, 2018.
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