'Swimming With Sharks' Trailer Drops Ahead Of SXSW Debut



Sometimes Prey… become the Predator...

SWIMMING WITH SHARKS, an official selection of SXSW, will premiere exclusively on The Roku Channel April 15, 2022, with a full, season drop. The news was announced today, along with an official full-length trailer debut, just hours before the series premiere screening event at the festival in Austin.

The highly-anticipated drama led by Diane Kruger and Kiernan Shipka, and from Kathleen Robertson, who serves as creator and showrunner, is about the dark side of the Hollywood studio system, and an assistant who turns the tables on an abusive boss. We’re all in the industry, and this entire series is one intense, but intriguing situation you just can’t look away from.

Filled with psychological twists and turns, the series’ gripping storylines paired with powerhouse performances will leave audiences on the edge of their seat. Donald Sutherland, Thomas Dekker, Finn Jones, Erika Alexander, Ross Butler, and Gerardo Celasco round out the incredible cast.


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SWIMMING WITH SHARKS is written by showrunner Kathleen Robertson, and directed by Tucker Gates. Chris Cowles, Liz Destro, Stephen Israel, Jay Cohen, and Dana Brunetti served as executive producers. The series was created in partnership with Lionsgate Television.

Viewers can watch all six, 30-minute episodes for free when the series launches on The Roku Channel on April 15th.