Michaela Coel, Ghanaian British actress, screenwriter, singer, songwriter, poet and playwright has dropped the trailer for her highly-anticipated show ‘I May Destroy You’, which tackles dating and sexual consent, and will be shown on HBO next month.
In summary, Michaela Coel’s highly-anticipated series boldly highlights dating, sexual consent, through the story of its protagonist Arabella (Coel), whose life is forever changed after she becomes the victim of having been given a date rape drug.
Below is the official description of the show:
A fearless, frank and provocative half-hour series exploring the question of sexual consent and where, in the new landscape of dating and relationships, the distinction between liberation and exploitation lies. Set in London, where gratification is only an app away, the story centers on Arabella (Coel), a carefree, self-assured Londoner with a group of great friends, a boyfriend in Italy, and a burgeoning writing career. But when her drink is spiked with a date-rape drug, she must question and rebuild every element of her life.