The Showtime channel will be adding to its unique subgenre soon. As the television world is in for an explosive new show, “Yellowjackets”. “Yellowjackets” will be a drama series focusing on coming-of-age American-Canadian stories. Coming-of-age story series or movies are quite popular today. Coming-of-age stories can be found in literature, theatre, film, and videos. The story follows the development of the protagonist from childhood to adulthood. Often, coming-of-age stories emphasize dialogue or internal monologues over actions. Stories of this type usually take place in the past. Coming-of-age stories usually focus on teenage protagonists. Coming-of-age stories have a specific subgenre known as the Bildungsroman. Also, in the plot of a coming-of-age story, the character(s) undergo emotional changes.
Yellowjackets will be a survival thriller. It will explore the dual lives of the teenage members of a soccer team. In which they survive the crash of a plane. As they managed to make it back to civilization 25 years later. Ashley Lyle and Bart Nickerson created, and executive produced the series. There was an announcement on May 9, 2018, informing the public that Showtime bought Yellowjackets. They acquired the rights from Entertainment One. The series will be executive produced by Drew Comins. In September 2019, it was announced that the network had greenlit the pilot.
Also, Karan Kusama will be the director of the series. Additionally, the screenplay was written by Lyle and Nickerson. Also, production will be set to begin in Los Angeles. In addition, the pilot production began in November 2019. By August 2020, however, the project had been rescheduled to 2020-2021. The series got a series order from Showtime in December 2020. A further announcement was made that the remaining episodes will be filmed in Vancouver. From May 3 through September 28 of 2021.
The Plot Of Yellowjackets
Cast Of the Series
“Yellowjackets” features a stellar ensemble cast of three acclaimed actresses. In the nineties, an ensemble of strong supporting members captured the audience’s hearts. Juliette Lewis, Melanie Lynskey, and Christina Ricci lead the cast of “Yellowjackets”. The three actresses will each portray an adult version of a Yellowjackets team member. Ricci will portray Misty. Moreover, Sammi Hanratty portrays Misty’s younger self in the series. Additionally, Sammi has appeared in “Shameless”. The character of Shauna will be played by Lynskey. In addition, Sophie Nélisse will portray the younger version of the character. Sophie has also appeared in “47 Meters Down Uncaged”. As Lewis, Natalie will play the older version of the character. Sophie Thatcher will portray the younger version of the character. Sophie has also appeared in “Prospect”.
The Yellowjackets have also assembled a strong supporting cast. Among the supporting cast members are Keeya King (“The Handmaid’s Tale”) and Ella Purnell (“Sweetbitter”). In addition to Tawny Cypress (“House of Cards”) and Pearl Amanda Dickinson (“Legion”). A number of other talented actors appear in the cast as well, including.
Yellowjackets Release Date
Yellowjackets will be releasing on November 14, 2021. This upcoming series is causing much excitement among fans. The series interests them so much that they want to find out everything they can about it. It will be aired on Showtime at 10 p.m. Eastern Standard Time. Furthermore, the series’ official trailer was released on August 24, 2021. Also, this heightened the excitement of the fans. Therefore, fans are anticipating the upcoming series fervently.