Kiss Me First premieres


Leila is a lonely 17-year-old girl who tries to find solace after the death of her mother by playing a virtual reality video game called Azana.
While playing on the platform, Leila meets Tess, a cool and confident party girl who harbours a dark secret. In the real world, the two girls become friends, but after Tess disappears Leila decides to assume her friend’s identity and in doing so is quickly drawn into unravelling the mystery behind her disappearance.
The series focuses on young gamers and explores social media and self-image. It will combine live action with computer-generated virtual world sequences to simultaneously portray the parallel worlds of Leila and Tess’ real life and their online alter-egos.
Sundays on Channel 4.