Detention sucks, but when it comes to a criminal case, it’s hell.
On Tuesday July 20th, Peacock released the first teaser for her upcoming teen drama One of Us Is Lying. The new crime thriller based on Karen M. McManus‘The best-selling novel from 2017 tells the story of “what happens when five high school students are arrested and only four come out alive. Everyone is a suspect and everyone has something to hide,” according to the streaming service.
And as the first look just published below shows, there will be plenty of intrigue and secrets to unpack. “Welcome back, Bayview,” victim Simon (Mark McKenna) says. “I hope you’re ready for a wild year because it’s only the first day of school and one of those four made it my last.”
Channeling The Breakfast Club, the prime suspects are Brownyn (Marianly Tejada) who is the “brain”, Nate (Cooper van Grootel) who the “criminal” is, Addy (Annalisa Cochrane) who is the “princess” and Cooper (Chibuikem Uche) who is the “jock”.