Billie Eilish surprises fans with her acting debut in Donald Glover’s thriller series “Swarm” on Amazon Prime Video. Eilish’s performance in the series was well-received by fans and fellow celebrities, showcasing her talents beyond music. Casting director Carmen Cuba handpicked Eilish for the role, according to co-creator Janine Nabers.

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Pop sensation Billie Eilish has made a surprise acting debut in Donald Glover’s latest thriller series, “Swarm,” which premiered on Amazon Prime Video on Friday. The seven-part series follows the story of a young woman, Dre (Dominique Fishback), whose obsession with a pop star takes a dangerous turn, exploring the dark side of fan culture. The star-studded cast includes Chloe Bailey, Damson Idris, Rickey Thompson, and Eilish in a guest role.

Eilish’s appearance was teased on her Instagram account on Thursday, where she shared a clip from episode four. In the snippet, Eilish’s character engages in a conversation with Dre about spilled milk on the carpet, which soon takes a disturbing turn. Fans and fellow celebrities applauded Eilish’s performance, with Gracie Abrams expressing her obsession and Kathryn Newton simply commenting, “Omgggg.”

According to the co-creator of “Swarm,” Janine Nabers, Eilish was handpicked by casting director Carmen Cuba for the role. Nabers revealed that they were searching for someone to play the part and Cuba suggested Eilish. Nabers was initially hesitant as Eilish had no prior acting experience, but she was impressed with the singer’s performance during the audition.

The 19-year-old artist has been candid about her complicated relationship with the internet and fame, making her a fitting choice for the role in a series that delves into the dark side of standom. Nabers added that the team was drawn to multi-talented individuals, who are passionate about various things, making Eilish an ideal addition to the cast.

Billie Eilish’s acting debut in “Swarm” marks another milestone in her career, which has been on an upward trajectory since her breakthrough hit, “Ocean Eyes,” in 2016. Eilish has since won several Grammy Awards, including the prestigious Album of the Year award for “When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?” in 2020. She has also been vocal about her activism and commitment to environmental causes.


How old is Billie Eilish?

21 years old

Is Billie Eilish dating someone?

As per the reports, she is often linked to Jesse Rutherford.

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