Swarm follows the story of Clara (played by Chloë Bailey), a young woman with an obsessive infatuation for pop star Ella Gentry (Dominique Fishback). She takes her admiration to a dangerous level when she moves to Los Angeles and begins to stalk Ella’s every move. The series also stars Damson Idris as Clara’s older brother, David and Charlotte McManus as her best friend, Tessa.
The series is written by Janine Nabers (Atlanta) and executive produced by Michael Schaefer, Donald Glover, Fam Udeorji, Janine Nabers, Steven Prinz, and Stephen Glover. Swarm promises to be an intense exploration of life in the music industry, with a dark undercurrent of celebrity obsession.
The series follows Clara as she navigates her new reality of living in Los Angeles while trying desperately to get close to Ella Gentry. Along the way, she finds herself getting wrapped up in a world of manipulation and deceit. Clara soon discovers that her obsession with Ella is more dangerous than she ever imagined.
Swarm promises to be an intense ride filled with sex, murder and the intoxicating power of celebrity. It will be interesting to see how Janine Nabers turns this story into an exploration of the dark side of fame. With a talented cast and crew, Swarm should be one of the most compelling shows on Amazon this year. So don't miss out when it premieres on March 17th, 2023!
Premiere date: March 17, 2023
Produced: Amazon Studios
Cast: Chloë Bailey, Dominique Fishback, Damson Idris, Charlotte McManus, Akiva Griffith
Writer: Janine Nabers
Executive Producer: Michael Schaefer, Donald Glover, Fam Udeorji, Janine Nabers, Steven Prinz, Stephen Glover