Teen Assassins Run Amok In Luc Besson’s ‘Playground’

by Devon Thomas  |  03.24.2017

A brand new trailer has been unveiled for French filmmaker Luc Besson’s short-format mobile-native series Playground, which will be distributed exclusively through Vice Media.

The English-language series, described as a mix of Nikita and Kick-Ass, is Vice Media’s first foray into scripted content, according to Variety. The teaser trailer follows a teenage girl who joins a school for assassins and uncovers the mystery of her parents’ death.

The series, set in Paris, comes from French start-up Blackpills and director Pascal Sid, whose credits include Night Fare and Behind the Walls.

Playground, which consists of 10 episodes ranging from 7-11 minutes, can be streamed in its entirety through Vice Media.

READ MORE: Variety

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