- Actor-Shared Background:
- Hunter Schafer, like Jules, is a trans woman. Her character also mentions plans to go to fashion design school, which was Schafer's original career plan before deciding to go into acting.
- Just like Rue, Zendaya is half African-American and half Caucasian.
- Bobbi Salvor Menuez is non-binary, just like their character TC.
- Dawson Casting: All of the actors are older than their characters, usually by at least four years (though it is very justified given the sexual behavior among most of the main characters) .
- Fake American: All-American jock Nate Jacobs is played by the Australian Jacob Elordi.
- Production Posse: Maude Apatow (Lexi) and Colman Domingo (Ali) also appeared in creator Sam Levinson's film Assassination Nation. Jennifer Morrison, who also appeared in that film, directed "'03 Bonnie and Clyde".
- Write What You Know: Rue's struggle with her drug addiction is transposed from series creator Sam Levinson's own experiences with addiction in his teenage years.
Trivia / Euphoria