Meet Grand Army Actress Odley Jean


Grand Army is a raw portrayal of teenage life today. How would you say it’s different from other teen dramas like Euphoria and 13 Reasons Why?   

First off, I love Euphoria. I watched it like four times! But Grand Army, although you can see it’s a [young adult] show, it’s its own thing. I say that because it shows you the fast life of New York City and teens going through their experiences there, which is different, but also it calls out a lot of social norms that keep us in these generational chains. It shows you a different perspective of teens. It shows you teenagers actually raging and fighting and rising and speaking up and surviving. I feel that’s really important. Oftentimes, when we see teenagers on TV, we see them helpless or hopeless, and it can be discouraging sometimes. We need to stop seeing the same things and give the youth a voice and not show the…

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