Grand Army teaser: First look at Netflix’s new coming-of-age drama
Netflix has released the teaser trailer for their newest coming-of-age drama series titled Grand Army, providing us with a more realistic portrayal of what today’s high-schoolers go through everyday. Based on the 2013 play written by Katie Cappiello titled Slut, the 10-episode series will be available for streaming on Friday, October 16. Check out the video in the player!
Grand Army was first described as a ride-along with the generation shaping our future. Set in Brooklyn, the series centers around five students of the titular public high school as they wrestle with sexual, racial and economic politics and fight to succeed, strive, wild out, break free and become somebody.
The series stars Odessa A’zion as Joey Del Marco, Maliq Johnson as Jayson Jackson, Amalia Yoo as Leila Kwan Zimmer, Amir Bageria as Siddharth Pakam, and Odley Jean as Dominique Pierre.
Grand Army is created and executive produced by Katie Cappiello. It is also executive produced by Joshue Donen, Beau Willimon, Jordan Tappis and Nicolette Donen.