13 Reasons Why Creator, Brian Yorkey, is creating a psychological thriller limited series named “Echoes”. Brian Yorkey has also signed a multi-year deal with Netflix. 13 Reasons Why first aired back in 2017 and ended in 2020. There are four seasons of the series on Netflix. The series is based on the best-selling novel by Jay Asher. The plot revolves around high-school student “Clay Jensen” who is trying to uncover the truth behind the suicide of his high school crush and friend “Hannah Baker”. Hannah Baker leaves behind a box of recordings in which explains why chose to take her own life. It is also one of the most famous series on Netflix.
The upcoming series “Echoes” is going to be the first series under the Brian Yorkey and Netflix deal. The plot is centered around identical twin sisters. They share a dangerous secret. According to Netflix’s synopsis:
Echoes is a mystery thriller about two identical twins, Leni and Gina, who share a dangerous secret, Since they were children, Leni and Gina have secretly swapped lives, culminating in a double life as adults: they share two homes, two husbands, and a child but everything in their perfectly choreographed world is thrown into disarray when one of the sisters goes missing.
Brian Yorkey will be working with Quinton Peeples and Vanessa Gazy for this project. He said:
I’m so excited to be embarking on Echoes with Quinton, Vanessa, Imogen, and the Netflix team — and I’m eagerly looking forward to what I hope will be many more years of making cool stuff with Netflix,” Yorkey says in a statement. “It’s a privilege and an unmatched thrill to make a television show that reaches around the world on the instant it launches — and an incredible opportunity not only to entertain and surprise but maybe even say something that matters about the way we live now.
Netflix Echoes Release Date
Yorkey’s limited series “Echoes” is currently under development. However, no release date has been revealed yet by Netflix. The series will consist of 7 episodes. Vanessa Gazy said about the project:
My journey with Echoes started with an Australian initiative led by Executive Producer Imogen Banks to nurture new female voices in television – and now here we are at Netflix! I’m so excited to be bringing the show to a wide and international audience alongside the formidable showrunning duo that is Brian Yorkey and Quinton Peeples.
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