Everyone said Cassie was a promising young woman ... until a mysterious event abruptly derailed her future. But nothing in Cassie’s life is what it appears to be: she’s wickedly smart, tantalizingly cunning, and she’s living a secret double life by night. Now, an unexpected encounter is about to give Cassie a chance to right the wrongs of the past.

Director's Biography

Emerald Fennell (Writer, director, producer) is an Oscar® and Emmy® nominated writer, director, actress and author who has established herself as a prolific multihyphenate in theatre, film and television.


Cast & Crew

Directed by: Emerald Fennell

Written by: Emerald Fennell

Produced by: Emerald Fennell, Josey McNamara, Ben Browning, Ashley Fox

Cinematography: Benjamin Kracun

Editing: Frédéric Thoraval

Production Design: Michael Perry

Costume Design: Nancy Steiner

Make-Up & Hair: Angela Wells, Daniel Curet

Original Score: Anthony Willis

Sound: Frederic Dubois, Robert Eber, Scott Weber

Casting: Mary Vernieu, Lindsay Graham-Ahanonu

Cast: Carey Mulligan (Cassandra), Bo Burnham (Ryan), Alison Brie (Madison), Clancy Brown (Stanley), Jennifer Coolidge (Susan), Laverne Cox (Gail), Chris Lowell (Al Monroe), Molly Shannon (Mrs Fisher), Connie Britton (Dean Walker)

Nominations and Awards

  • European Discovery - Prix Fipresci 2021
  • European Actress 2021
  • Feature Film Selection 2021