Netflix’s Keep Breathing First Images Revealed
Watch Melissa Barrera fight to stay alive in the first images for keep breathing. The original series, broadcast on Netflix, follows a private plane crash in the distant Canadian border. Sole survivor and New York lawyer Liv (Melissa Barrera) must battle an unforgiving wilderness and past personal trauma to stay alive. Pictures of keep breathing can be found below, directly from The Netflix Twitter account:
At first glance, we see Barrera on the Canadian beach with a possibly dead or injured passenger, building a makeshift shelter from logs and branches, looking skyward for a desperate rescue and sifting through the crashed plane as water fills through the windows. Joining Barrera in the cast is Austin Stowell as another passenger, Juan Pablo Espinosa as Liv’s father, and Florence Lozano as Liv’s mother. Jeff Wilbusch, Joselyn Picard, Getenesh Berhe, Michelle Choi-lee, Ranjit Samra and Alison Wandzura round out the cast. Maggie Kiley will direct the first three episodes, with Rebecca Rodriguez wrapping up the series. Brendan Gall, Martin Gero and Iturri Sosa are the authors of keep breathing.
The show will run for six episodes, starting July 28 on Netflix.
Who is Melissa Barrera?
Melissa Barrera was relatively unknown before her involvement in the Scream franchise. However, earlier this year Barrera played Sam Carpenter in the reboot of Scream, which featured original cast members Neve Cambell, Courteney Cox, David Arquette, Skeet Ulrich and Roger Jackson. The film was a box office success, grossing $140 million worldwide against a budget of $24 million.
Barrera is expected to return in the sequel Scream (2022), alongside Jasmin Savoy Brown, Mason Gooding and Jenna Ortega. Also, Hayden Panettiere will return to the franchise for the first time since 2011. Cry 4 like Kirby Reed. Except Scream franchise, Barrera is known for her role in the 2021 film In the heights. In an adaptation of the Broadway musical, Usnavi, a friendly New York bodega owner, saves every penny every day by imagining and singing about a better life. Barrera is Vanessa, an aspiring fashion designer who dreams of moving to downtown New York to start a career, in addition to being one of Usnavi’s love interests.
Barrera has seen her career reach new heights over the past two years, and she hopes to continue that hot streak with Keep breathing.