July 26, 2021

Melissa Barrera Horror Lead

Making her way into the horror genre with next year’s franchise relaunch Scream, we’ve learned  today that Melissa Barrera is also starring in a survival thriller for Netflix.

The series is titled “Breathe,” and Barrera will be leading the cast.

“When a small plane crashes in the middle of the Canadian wilderness, a lone woman (Barrera) must battle the elements and odds to survive. Barrera’s Eve is a razor-sharp Manhattan attorney who finds herself profoundly out of her comfort zone when her small plane crashes in the Canadian wilderness, and she must battle for survival.”

The one-hour series comes from Martin Gero (“Blindspot”) and Warner Bros. TV.

Brendan Gall is writing and executive producing alongside Gero.