Zoey Deutch’s white lie goes nuclear in “Not Okay.” A brand new trailer for Quinn Shephard’s sophomore function introduces us to Danni Sanders (Deutch), an unfulfilled picture editor hoping to transition to writing. Insecure about her lack of a social life, each on-line and IRL, Danni is determined for consideration and validation — a lot in order that she fakes a visit to Paris to impress her crush (Dylan O’Brien, “Love and Monsters”). Her clout chasing takes an surprising flip when a string of terrorist assaults within the Metropolis of Lights leaves dozens useless and extra injured. Danni turns into semi-famous after surviving the assaults. Relatively than make clear her whereabouts on the time of the tragedy, she embraces her function as “the woman of the second.”
“Have you ever ever wished to be seen so badly you didn’t even care what it was for?” Danni asks within the trailer. She warns, “Watch out what you fucking want for.” Danni’s lie is found, reworking her from a hero to a villain.
“Set It Up,” “Zombieland: Double Faucet,” and “The Politician” are amongst Deutch’s credit.
Shephard made her function directorial debut with 2017’s “Blame,” which she additionally starred in. Her different appearing credit embody “The Miseducation of Cameron Publish” and “Hostages.”
“Not Okay” hits Hulu July 29. Mia Isaac (“Don’t Make Me Go”) co-stars.