The eight-episode drama chronicles the meteoric rise and fall of the former Silicon Valley success story. Providing flexible shared workspaces for tech startups and other enterprises, WeWork was acquired at a US$47 billion dollar valuation, only to lose it almost as fast on going public.
The series explores the devastating truth about its corporate governance practices and dubious financial ethics, as well as the relationship between Adam and Rebekah.
Speaking to MiNDFOOD in the April 22 issue, Hathaway says she was drawn to the complex characters at the heart of the story. “You see these people had very sincere intentions. I think they wanted to make a better place, but how they executed that is a lot more complicated.”