Back to IndieWire

Watch: Riley Keough Brings Steven Soderbergh’s ‘The Girlfriend Experience’ to TV in First Trailer

Watch: Riley Keough Brings Steven Soderbergh's 'The Girlfriend Experience' to TV in First Trailer

READ MORE: Steven Soderbergh’s ‘The Girlfriend Experience’ Picked Up as a TV Show on Starz

The Girlfriend Experience,” a 13-episode adaptation of Steven Soderbergh’s 2009 film, stars Riley Keough as a call girl who has to balance her illicit job with life as a law student.

Soderbergh, who is already making thrilling television with Cinemax’s “The Knick,” is an executive producer on the series, while Lodge Kerrigan and Amy Seimetz write and direct every episode. Keough is joined in the cast by Mary Lynn Rajskub, Paul Sparks, and Kate Lyn Sheil.

In the first trailer from the series, Keough’s Christine Reade finds her normal life uprooted when she is drawn into the intriguing but intense life of a call girl.

“The Girlfriend Experience” will debut on Starz in 2016. Check out the trailer above.

READ MORE: Exclusive: Riley Keough To Lead Steven Soderbergh’s Starz Series ‘The Girlfriend Experience’

This Article is related to: News and tagged , , , , , ,