At today’s TCA panel, Executive Producers David Zabel and Lisa Zwerling were on hand with the rest of the cast and revealed that Betrayal this isn’t going to be your run-of-the-mill story television show about adultery. This is going be a relationship almost any person could become involved in with no clear bad guys.
Executive Producer David Zabel revealed that the initial run of the show will be 13 episodes. In the opening scene of the pilot, Sara is being placed into an ambulance after being shot. Each episode will tell the tale of her and Jack’s affair, climaxing at this moment in episode 13.
We’re not boiling everything down to heroes and villains” – David Zabel, Executive Producer
I think there’s always a possibly that they might betray each other. – David Zabel, Executive Producer
“This show is a layered version of how affairs happen ….it’s very much how it really goes down.” – Lisa Zwerling, Executive Producer
“What really pulled me to this script is that it’s a story ---it’s an encounter that can happen to anyone and it’s relatable.” - Hannah Ware