Lily-Rose Depp will be in the series The Idol. The first images of the series with the Weeknd can be seen in a teaser.
The most sordid love story in all of Hollywood,
While not much has been revealed about the show’s content, HBO has announced that the plot will follow an up-and-coming pop star’s relationship with a self-help guru who also happens to be a club owner. night shift and a cult leader. “The most sordid love story in all of Hollywood,” the teaser promises. This six-episode HBO series, which does not yet have a broadcast date, has had some ups and downs. It lost its director, Amy Seimetz, last April and scenes had to be shot again, to stick to the new artistic direction. Filming for the series began in November 2021 before taking a brief hiatus in April 2022 while The Weeknd headlined Coachella. After the music festival, Variety reported that the production is taking advantage of this hiatus to make major cast and crew changes and will be shooting a significant number of reshoots in order to give the series a new « creative direction« .
In addition to Lily-Rose Depp, whose first role in a series, and The Weekend, we meet the cast of The Idol, the singer and youtubeur Troye Sivan, or Jennie, one of the members of the group from K-pop Blackpink, who fans spotted in one of the teaser shots. Sam Levinson, the creator of the Euphoria series, and Abel Tesfaye, better known as The Weeknd, spared no shock images for the first teaser of their series.
Lily-Rose, a promising carreer
Daughter of the French singer Vanessa Paradis and Johnny Depp, Lily-Rose Depp caught the cinema bug early on. While sharing her life between Paris and Los Angeles, the young girl landed a small role in 2014 alongside her father in the crazy horror film Tusk by Kevin Smith. The latter gives her a more substantial role the following year in Yoga Hosers with her own daughter Harley Quinn Smith, who is none other than the best friend of the budding actress. Johnny Depp once again accompanies the first steps of his daughter, dubbing and protecting his still fledgling career. Quickly, Lily-Rose Depp got caught up in the game and the proposals multiplied on the other side of the Atlantic. Her choices were ambitious and crowned with success: the same year, she starred opposite Natalie Portman in Rebecca Zlotowski’s Planetarium of the 1930s, while she moved Cannes with Soko by playing Isadora Duncan in The Dancer. Its composition is hailed by a nomination for the César for best female hope. Two years later, she is again on the list of the lucky ones elected for The Faithful Man, Louis Garrel’s marivaudage around a love triangle. At the same time, she is playing the thriller Les Fauves in which she investigates mysterious disappearances in the company of the disturbing Laurent Lafitte.