Euphoria s an American teen drama television series created by Sam Levinson. The series is inspired by the Israeli miniseries Euphoria. Euphoria premiered on HBO in 2019 and since then gained a massive following and is considered the second most watched show on HBO (behind Game Of Thrones). The story of Euphoria follows Rue Benett who is a former addict trying to make sense of the world. She is surrounded by a clique of friends who are as well considered problematic. The series was both praised and criticized for exploring several controversial teenage topics such as homosexuality, drug abuse, promiscuity, social media dependency, and other darker themes.