HBO Hands ‘Kids’-Meets-‘Trainspotting’ Teen Drama ‘Euphoria’ Series Order Based On Israeli Thriller

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HBO has handed Euphoria, a "Kids-meets-Trainspotting" teen drama based on an Israeli format, a series greenlight. The announcement was made by HBO Programming President Casey Bloys at the INTV conference in Jerusalem. The series will be written by Sam Levinson, who wrote Wizard of Lies for the Time Warner-owned premium broadcaster, who will exec produce alongside Ron Leshem, Daphna Levin and Tmira Yardeni, who created the Israeli original, Hadas Mozes Lichtenstein, Mirit…