Deadline is reporting that Peacock have given a series order for young-adult mystery drama One Of Us Is Lying, an adaptation of Karen M. McManus’ novel, with Darío Madrona to serve as showrunner.
One Of Us Is Lying will focus on the story of five High School students walk into detention but only four make it out alive. Everyone is a suspect and everyone has something to hide.
The pilot was developed by 5 More Minutes Productions, written by Erica Saleh and directed by Jennifer Morrison. Saleh will serve as executive producer on the project alongside Elite co-creator Madrona, as well as John Sacchi and Matt Groesch under the 5 More Minutes banner. Jennifer Morrison will serve as producer.
One Of Us Is Lying stars Marianly Tejada, Cooper van Grootel, Annalisa Cochrane, Chibuikem Uche, Jessica McLeod, Barrett Carnahan and Melissa Collazo.