“The Dropout” is a show based on a 2019 podcast having the same name, which was hosted by a journalist named Rebecca Jarvis. This series has a storyline based on Elizabeth Holmes’real-life’s story, played by Amanda Seyfried.
This story is about her struggles and how she paved her way to becoming the world’s youngest self-made billionaire, who earned heaps of dollars by inventing a technology that revolutionized the healthcare industry. But later her technology risked the lives of millions of patients, making her lose everything. The show emphasizes the fluctuations in her business as well as her brand-new business empire.
Amanda Seyfried is not only playing the role in the show but also is a producer of the show with another maker, Elizabeth Meriwether, who is also the showrunner. There are other creators are Liz Heldens, Michael Showalter, Liz Hannah, Katherine Pope, and Jordana Mollick. The producers of the original podcast were Rebecca Jarvis, Taylor Dunn, and Victoria Thompson.
Date of Release and Where to Catch the Most Awaited Show?
The show will premiere on Hulu on March 3, 2022, in the United States, and in other countries, the series will be available on Disney+. The last episode will air on April 7, 2022. Episode 1 of the show can be streamed here.
Episodes in “The Dropout”?
The series will have a total number of eight episodes. The initial 3 episodes will premier together on Hulu on March 3rd, 2022 and the rest of the episodes will stream every week.
The 1st Episode is “I’m in a Hurry”, where we will see Elizabeth’s private and professional life. The episode will start by showing her teenage life which molded her in the ways she is in her adulthood. She has big dreams. Finally, she takes admission in “Stanford University”.
After her graduation, she started a Healthcare company, named “Theranos”. But eventually, she faced loss in her company and jeopardized the lives of masses of people. She also, met a cunning businessman, Sunny Balwani. Lastly, she becomes the topic to laugh about for people and an unsuccessful Stanford dropout.
Trailer of the “The Dropout”
The trailer for the show was released in HULU. Amanda Seyfried is playing the role of Elizabeth Holmes.
The Cast of the Show
Amanda Seyfried as Elizabeth Holmes, Naveen Andrews playing Sunny Balwani, William H. Macy as Richard Fuisz, Laurie Metcalf as Phyllis Gardner, Elizabeth Marvel as Noel Holmes, Michael Ironside playing Don Lucas, Stephen Fry playing Ian Gibbons, Michael Gill playing as Chris Holmes, Utkarsh Ambudkar playing as Rakesh Madhava, Kate Burton playing as Rochelle Gibbons, and Bill Irwin playing as Channing Robertson.