Middle-schoolers in the near future might have more technological lives but they still face the same issues that teenagers have dealt with forever: annoying parents, cliques, growing pains and more.
The series was created by Melody Fox with executive producer Matt Hastings directing three episodes, including the pilot. Circuit Breakers is executive produced by Hastings, Andrew Orenstein, Cottonwood Media’s Sarah Haasz, David Michel and Cécile Lauritano; Aircraft Pictures’ Anthony Leo and Andrew Rosen; and Todd Berger. Fox and Gillian Horvath serve as co-executive producers.
The above trailer highlights the seven distinct stories with cast including Callan Farris (Grimcutty), Nathaniel Buescher (APB), Veda Cienfuegos (Undone), Cole Keriazakos (Southside), Maz Jobrani (Immigrant), Cale Ferrin (Endlings), Quincy Kirkwood (Y: The Last Man), Arielle Halili (Less Than Kosher), Gavin MacIver-Wright (Odd Squad: Mobile Unit), Khiyla Aynne (13: The Musical), Maya McNair (Clarice) and more.
The seven-episode half-hour anthology series premieres globally on Friday, November 11.