The “Heathers” television reboot has found a new home overseas.
According to the Hollywood Reporter, Paramount Network has sold the rights to the series internationally to HBO.
“Heathers” has dropped its first official trailer for the reboot series.
The remake gives the Heathers clique an LGBT-twist. Heather McNamara (Jasmine Mathews) is a black lesbian and Heather Duke (Brendan Scannell,) identifies as gender-queer. The group’s leader is Heather Chandler (Melanie Field), a plus-size woman.
The cult classic film “Heathers” is getting a modern makeover with a gay twist in the show’s first trailer.
In the remake, the Heathers clique includes Heather McNamara (Jasmine Mathews), a black lesbian, Heather Duke (Brendan Scannell), who identifies as gender-queer, and Heather Chandler (Melanie Field), a plus-size woman. Veronica Sawyer (Grace Victoria Cox) and her boyfriend J.D. (James Scully) will also be back to plot the Heathers murders.