It’s based on the book ’13 Reasons Why.
Attention, Selenators! Your queen, Selena Gomez, is coming to Netflix. According to Variety, Selena will star in and executive produce a 13-episode miniseries based on the YA novel 13 Reasons Why by Jay Asher. The book follows the story of Hannah Baker, a high-school student who commits suicide and explains why via cassette tapes given to a boy named Clay. The pilot was written by playwright Brian Yorkey, who won a Pulitzer Prize for his musical Next to Normal. No release date has been set, so best to keep all your future weekends clear so you’re ready to binge-watch at any moment.