This upcoming Television drama is based on the ‘Slut: The Play’. The story was developed by the members of The Arts Effect All-Girl Theater Company to address the dangerous and damaging effects of slut-shaming and slut culture. The series is inspired by real life experiences of teenage girls in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Pennsylvania. This play was a call to action, reminding everyone that this was happening everyday, back when it released in 2013. It is just as relevant in this day and age.
The series is set to revolve around five students attending Grand Army High School in Brooklyn. [From the play] One of the story lines follow 16-year old Joanna (Joey) Del Marco, who is assaulted by three friends during a night out in New York City.
Cast: Odessa A’zion, Odley Jean, Maliq Johnson, Amalia Yoo and Amir Bageria.
Developed by Netflix.