Lizzy Caplan as Alex Forrest and Joshua Jackson as Dan Gallagher in Fatal Attraction streaming on Paramount+ 2022. Photo credit: Monty Brinton/Paramount+

Produced by Paramount Television Studios and Amblin Television, the series premieres with three episodes on May 1. Get ready to once again experience a Fatal Attraction, exclusively on Paramount+.

After the attempt to turn American Gigolo into a streaming weekly series, it is now the turn of Fatal Attraction to be reimagined. The original film starred Michael Douglas, Glenn Close, and Anne Archer in a tale of an extramarital affair gone seriously wrong. It grossed $320 million against a budget of $14 million and became a huge success.

Now, Paramount Plus will bring the movie up to date with an original series that will hit the platform on May 1st. This time, the main roles will be played by Joshua Jackson, Lizzy Caplan, and Amanda Peet. The teaser trailer for the series has been released. Let’s see what we can expect when the show premieres:


Paramount+ today revealed the official teaser trailer and art for the upcoming original series FATAL ATTRACTION. The series premieres Sunday, April 30 with three episodes exclusively on Paramount+ in the U.S. and Canada. The series will premiere the following day (May 1) in the U.K., Australia, Latin America, Italy, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, and France. The premiere date in South Korea will be announced at a later date. Following the premiere, new episodes of the eight-episode season will be available to stream weekly on Sundays in the U.S. and Canada, and on Mondays in the U.K., Australia, Latin America, Italy, Germany, Switzerland, Austria, and France. The final two episodes will be available to stream on Sunday, May 28.

Joshua Jackson as Dan Gallagher and Lizzy Caplan as Alex Forrest in Fatal Attraction Season 1, episode 2 streaming on Paramount+, 2023. Photo Credit: Michael Moriatis/Paramount+


FATAL ATTRACTION is a deep-dive reimagining of the classic psychosexual thriller and ‘80s cultural touchstone. The new series will explore fatal attraction and the timeless themes of marriage and infidelity through the lens of modern attitudes toward strong women, personality disorders, and coercive control. The series stars Joshua Jackson as Dan Gallagher, Lizzy Caplan as Alex Forrest, Amanda Peet as Beth Gallagher, Alyssa Jirrels as Ellen Gallagher, Toby Huss as Mike Gerard, Reno Wilson as Detective Earl Brooker, and Brian Goodman as Arthur Tomlinson.


Alexandra Cunningham (“Dirty John,” “Chance”) serves as writer, showrunner, and executive producer on the series alongside executive producer Kevin J. Hynes (“Perry Mason”), with whom Cunningham shares co-story credit, and executive producers Darryl Frank and Justin Falvey for Amblin Television. Silver Tree also serves as executive producer and directed five episodes.


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Lock up your rabbits, hide the knives, and prepare for terror as a Fatal Attraction becomes all too real this May, exclusively on Paramount Plus.

What do you make of the trailer? Will you be watching the reimagining of the classic movie? How far do you think it will go in comparison to the original? Stalk down to the comments section to leave us your thoughts!

Source: Paramount Plus


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