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Lily-Rose Depp’s pop star Jocelyn is seduced by The Weeknd’s cult leader in teaser for The Idol

Oscar-nominated songwriter The Weeknd has unveiled the first teaser for his six-episode drama The Idol for HBO, which he co-created with Euphoria’s Sam Levinson and Reza Fahim.

The 32-year-old Canadian son of Ethiopian immigrants surprise the New Jersey crowd attending his After Hours til Dawn concert at MetLife Stadium on Saturday by screening the preview.

In it, Lily-Rose Depp flashes under-boob cleavage while rehearsing a routine as rising pop star Jocelyn alongside 10 back-up dancers.

‘Coming soon!’ Oscar-nominated songwriter The Weeknd (R) has unveiled the first teaser for his six-episode drama The Idol for HBO, which he co-created with Euphoria’s Sam Levinson and Reza Fahim

'I'm showing something special for you tonight!'  The 32-year-old Canadian son of Ethiopian immigrants surprised the New Jersey crowd attending his After Hours til Dawn concert at MetLife Stadium on Saturday by screening the preview

‘I’m showing something special for you tonight!’ The 32-year-old Canadian son of Ethiopian immigrants surprised the New Jersey crowd attending his After Hours til Dawn concert at MetLife Stadium on Saturday by screening the preview

‘Alright, music! 7, 8…’ a choreographer shouts.

‘Lick it! Spank it, drop it! Camera, money, more, more, more, orgy! Hit it!’

The 23-year-old daughter of Johnny Depp – whose godfather is disgraced shock rocker Marilyn Manson – is then seen performing the same dance in full glam on the set of a music video.

During a large dinner party, an enigmatic LA club owner (The Weeknd aka Abel Tesfaye), who is the leader of a secret cult, asks Jocelyn: ‘Why don’t you just be yourself?’

Scantily clad: In it, Lily-Rose Depp flashes under-boob cleavage while rehearsing a routine as rising pop star Jocelyn alongside 10 back-up dancers

Scantily clad: In it, Lily-Rose Depp flashes under-boob cleavage while rehearsing a routine as rising pop star Jocelyn alongside 10 back-up dancers

A choreographer shouts: 'Alright, music!  7, 8... Lick it!  Spank it, drop it!  Camera, money, more, more, more, orgy!  Hit it!'

A choreographer shouts: ‘Alright, music! 7, 8… Lick it! Spank it, drop it! Camera, money, more, more, more, orgy! Hit it!’

Pop star: The 23-year-old daughter of Johnny Depp - whose godfather is disgraced shock rocker Marilyn Manson - is then seen performing the same dance in full glam on the set of a music video

Pop star: The 23-year-old daughter of Johnny Depp – whose godfather is disgraced shock rocker Marilyn Manson – is then seen performing the same dance in full glam on the set of a music video

During a large dinner party, an enigmatic LA club owner (The Weeknd aka Abel Tesfaye), who is the leader of a secret cult, asks Jocelyn: 'Why don't you just be yourself?'

During a large dinner party, an enigmatic LA club owner (The Weeknd aka Abel Tesfaye), who is the leader of a secret cult, asks Jocelyn: ‘Why don’t you just be yourself?’

Jocelyn flatly replies: 'Because there's nothing about me that's relatable'

Jocelyn flatly replies: ‘Because there’s nothing about me that’s relatable’

Jocelyn flatly replies: ‘Because there’s nothing about me that’s relatable.’

The minute-long trailer features flashes of the pair getting closer alongside shots of a knife, cocaine, nightclubs, and a Rolls Royce convertible.

Titles all The Idol as ‘the sleaziest love story in all of Hollywood.’

At one point, Jocelyn stands on a balcony staring at a row of seven black-clad guards wielding large rifles – hinting at trouble to come.

Seduction: The minute-long trailer features flashes of the pair getting closer alongside shots of a knife, cocaine, nightclubs, and a Rolls Royce convertible

Seduction: The minute-long trailer features flashes of the pair getting closer alongside shots of a knife, cocaine, nightclubs, and a Rolls Royce convertible

Drug-fueled tale: Titles all The Idol as 'the sleaziest love story in all of Hollywood'

Drug-fueled tale: Titles all The Idol as ‘the sleaziest love story in all of Hollywood’

Imprison?  At one point, Jocelyn stands on a balcony staring at a row of seven black-clad guards wielding large rifles - hinting at trouble to come

Imprison? At one point, Jocelyn stands on a balcony staring at a row of seven black-clad guards wielding large rifles – hinting at trouble to come

'Do you trust me?'  the cult leader asks her

‘Do you trust me?’ the cult leader asks her

Jocelyn shakes her head and smiles: 'Not really'

Jocelyn shakes her head and smiles: ‘Not really’

‘Do you trust me?’ the cult leader asks her.

Jocelyn shakes her head and smiles: ‘Not really.’

The A24 limited series also features Troye Sivan, Britney Spears, Jennie Kim, Elizabeth Berkley, Anne Heche, Hari Nef, Debby Ryan, Rachel Sennott, Steve Zissis, and Juliebeth Gonzalez.

Ensemble: The A24 limited series also features Troye Sivan (pictured), Britney Spears, Jennie Kim, Elizabeth Berkley, Anne Heche, Hari Nef, Debby Ryan, Rachel Sennott, Steve Zissis, and Juliebeth Gonzalez

Ensemble: The A24 limited series also features Troye Sivan (pictured), Britney Spears, Jennie Kim, Elizabeth Berkley, Anne Heche, Hari Nef, Debby Ryan, Rachel Sennott, Steve Zissis, and Juliebeth Gonzalez

Too much female perspective?  Curiously, Deadline reported in April that The Idol's sole director Amy Seimetz (pictured in 2021) mysteriously exited the project 'amid a major creative overhaul'

Too much female perspective? Curiously, Deadline reported in April that The Idol’s sole director Amy Seimetz (pictured in 2021) mysteriously exited the project ‘amid a major creative overhaul’

An HBO spokeswoman said in a statement: 'They have aligned on a new creative direction.  The production will be adjusting its cast and crew accordingly to best serve this new approach to the series.  We look forward to sharing more information soon'

An HBO spokeswoman said in a statement: ‘They have aligned on a new creative direction. The production will be adjusting its cast and crew accordingly to best serve this new approach to the series. We look forward to sharing more information soon’

Curiously, Deadline reported in April that The Idol’s sole director Amy Seimetz mysteriously exited the project ‘amid a major creative overhaul.’

‘The Idol’s creative team continues to build, refine, and evolve their vision for the show,’ an HBO spokeswoman said in a statement.

‘They have aligned on a new creative direction. The production will be adjusting its cast and crew accordingly to best serve this new approach to the series. We look forward to sharing more information soon.’

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