Netflix’s latest TV event series, Maniac, is adapted from the Norwegian original from director Kjetil Indregard, and premieres on the 21st of September.  It stars Jonah Hill, Emma Stone, Justin Theroux, Sonoya Mizuno, Billy Magnussen and Julia Garner. It is written by Patrick Somerville and Amelia Gray, and it is directed by Cary Fukunaga.

We were on the red carpet for the premiere of the show, held on the South Bank in London last night. Emma Stone, Justin Theroux joined director Cary Fukunaga and one of the show’s writers, Patrick Somerville, to talk about their excitement at using the promise of the original show to create multiple realities, and to have a lot of fun.

Maniac is released on Netflix in its entirety on the 21st of September, 2018. Colin Hart and Scott Davis were on the carpet, here’s how they got on.

Netflix’s Maniac Premiere Interviews


Two strangers are drawn to a mysterious pharmaceutical trial that will, they’re assured, with no complications or side-effects whatsoever, solve all of their problems, permanently. Things do not go as planned.