Chasing her Nancy Drew reboot and final months Gretel and Hansel, ubiquitous It breakout star Sophie Lillis performs Sydney, a boring 17-year-old white lady who lives in Nowhere, America (Pittsburgh, really). She by no means smiles, has a mood, however she additionally, she discovers, possesses this: telekinetic powers. Its most likely simply puberty, she muses in voiceover as objects begin floating round at her command.
Will younger Sydney turn out to be a rural Peter Parker, whose issues are extra mundane? Yow will discover out in somewhat over every week, when all eight episodes drop. Nevertheless it seems the YA style has developed into one thing much less soapy, just like the Twilights, and extra snarky. And its bought sturdy pedigree: It shares producers with Stranger Issues, and all eight episodes have been directed by Jonathan Entwistle, of The Finish of the F***ing World, in addition to the in-the-works Energy Rangers reboot. They most likely know what theyre doing.
I Am Not Okay with This hits Netflix on February 26.