Channel 4’s drama series Kiss Me First will premiere on Monday April 2nd at 10pm, it has been announced.
Kiss Me First tells the story of Leila, a lonely 17 year old girl who is addicted to a fictional online gaming site. While playing the game, Leila meets Tess, a cool and confident party girl who harbours a dark secret. In the real world, the two girls become friends, but after Tess disappears Leila decides to assume her friend’s identity and in doing so is quickly drawn into unravelling the mystery behind her disappearance.
The six episode drama series, which is based on Lottie Moggach’s YA novel, features a mix of CGI and live-action. Its is produced by Balloon and Kindle Entertainment in association with Netflix, who will serve as the global broadcaster (excluding the UK). The cast includes Tallulah Haddon, Simona Brown, Matthew Beard, George Jovanovic, Freddie Stewart, Misha Butler, Haruka Abe, Samuel Bottomley and Matthew Aubrey.
TVWise’s UK Premiere Dates page has been updated with this new information.