Billie Eilish’s brilliant acting debut
On March 17, the series ‘Swarm’, translated into Spanish as swarm, in Amazon Prime Video, the streaming platform. It is a horror and suspense program produced by Donald Glover and Janine Nabers, starring Dominique Fishback as Dre, with the participation of Chloe Bailey, Damson Idris and billie eilishwho makes her big acting debut.
In one of the previews of the seriesDre (Dominique) can be seen, revealing that he sees spilled milk on a carpet, then appears billie eilish with a chilling performance and asks about the color of the milk. The protagonist continues with the dialogue and replies: “It was red”, for which the singer puts on a dark smile and whispers: “Did you hurt someone?” It is a fragment of chapter number four.
As it seems, Billy she plays the main head of a female cult, inspired by the controversial NXIVM sect. Although it is the first time that the singer participates in a fictional project, behind the camera, Carmen Cuba, the casting director, considered her as the first option. The artist is a fan of thrillers and this can be perfectly seen on her album ‘When we all fall asleep, where do we go?’, as she personified herself with dark contact lenses and even shed black tears.
As revealed by Janine Nabers, one of the co-creators of the seriesRolling Stone, his partner and the casting director came up with the brilliant idea of inviting eilish. “We were looking for a cast for the episode and she suggested to Billy, and I said: ‘Do you act?’. She answered me ‘Yes’. In which you ask: ‘What has she acted in?’. And she said, ‘Nothing.’ But what’s so amazing about this process is that there are so many people who work on the show who are multi-phenomena,” Janine revealed.
In recent times we have seen many music artists innovate in the cinema. A clear example of this is Lady Gaga, who made her acting debut in the movie ‘A Star Is Born’. As it seems, billie eilish She has joined the film club, so her fans will be able to see her in this new stage demonstrating her versatility and her great talent playing a character in front of the camera.