The Flight Attendant (TV series)

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The Flight Attendant
Created byKaley Cuoco
Based onThe Flight Attendant
by Chris Bohjalian
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
Executive producer(s)Kaley Cuoco
Greg Berlanti
Production company(s)Yes, Norman Productions
Berlanti Productions
Warner Bros. Television
DistributorWarner Bros. Television Distribution
Original networkHBO Max

The Flight Attendant is an upcoming American television series created by actress and producer Kaley Cuoco, and will premiere on HBO Max. The show will be based on the novel of the same name by Chris Bohjalian.[1][2]


In the TV show, flight attendant Cassandra Bowden wakes in her hotel room hungover from the night before in Dubai with a dead body lying next to her. Afraid to call the police, she continues her morning as if nothing happened, joining the other flight attendants and pilots traveling to the airport. In New York, she is met by FBI agents who question her about her recent layover in Dubai. Still unable to piece the night together, she begins to wonder if she could be the killer.



On October 27, 2017, it was announced that Kaley Cuoco's production company, Yes, Norman Productions, had optioned the rights to the novel, The Flight Attendant. The novel will be developed into a limited television series with Cuoco to star and executive produce.[1][2] On July 1, 2019, it was announced that Greg Berlanti had join the series as an executive producer through Berlanti Productions.[3][4]

On July 1, 2019, it was announced that the series will join WarnerMedia's upcoming streaming service, HBO Max.[3][5] In September, Sonoya Mizuno was cast to star alongside Cuoco.[6] In October, Michiel Huisman and Colin Woodell joined the cast of the series.[7][8]


  1. ^ a b Andreeva, Nellie (October 27, 2017). "Kaley Cuoco Launches Company, Inks Pod Deal With Warner Bros. TV & Set First Project – Limited Series She Would Star In". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved July 1, 2019.
  2. ^ a b Villarreal, Yvonne (May 4, 2018). "The stars of 'The Big Bang Theory' are overachievers in their extra curricular activities". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved July 1, 2019.
  3. ^ a b Andreeva, Nellie (July 1, 2019). "Kaley Cuoco To Star In The Flight Attendant Drama Series Picked Up By WarnerMedia Streamer, Inks New Deal With Warner Bros. TV". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved July 1, 2019.
  4. ^ Schwartz, Ryan (July 1, 2019). "Kaley Cuoco's Flight Attendant Lands on WarnerMedia Streaming Service". TVLine. Retrieved July 1, 2019.
  5. ^ Hayes, Dade; Andreeva, Nellie (July 9, 2019). "WarnerMedia Streaming Service Named HBO Max, Will Include 'Friends' Library, Greg Berlanti & Reese Witherspoon Films, CW Series". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved July 9, 2019.
  6. ^ 'Crazy Rich Asians' Actress Joins Kaley Cuoco's HBO Max Drama
  7. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (October 7, 2019). "Michiel Huisman To Star In Kaley Cuoco's HBO Max Series 'The Flight Attendant'". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved October 7, 2019.
  8. ^ Petski, Denise (October 10, 2019). "Colin Woodell Joins Kaley Cuoco's HBO Max Series 'The Flight Attendant'". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved October 10, 2019.

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