Netflix has released a trailer, poster and images for clickbait, the upcoming thriller series starring Adrian Grenier as a husband and father who mysteriously disappears until a video of him being beaten up appears on the internet, in which he claims he abuses women and threatens his death with 5 million views; check them out here…
Nick Brewer (Adrian Grenier) is a loving father, husband and brother who suddenly and mysteriously disappears one day. A video appears on the internet of the beaten up Nick holding a card that reads: “I abuse women. At 5 million views I die”. Is this a threat or a confession? Or both? While his sister (Zoe Kazan) and wife (Betty Gabriel) rush to find and rescue him, they discover a side of Nick they never knew existed.Clickbait, an eight-episode limited series, told from twisting points of view, is a gripping thriller featuring many stakes exploring the ways in which our most dangerous and unchecked impulses are fueled in the age of social media, revealing the ever-widening rifts we find between our virtual and real personas.
clickbait also stars Zoe Kazan, Betty Gabriel, Jessica Collins, Camaron English, Jaylin Fletcher, Motell Gyn Foster, Daniel Henshall, Abraham Lim, Ian Medows and Phoenix Raei.
Clickbait will be released on Netflix on August 25.