“The Society” showrunner Christopher Keyser knows exactly what happened to the teens on his Netflix original drama. Of course, he’s not telling. “It’s a longterm mystery that needs to be teased out over time,” he told IndieWire. “It’s a many-layered question.”
For the young people who find themselves trapped in an alternate world with no parents and no rules but the ones they make, it’s not just a question of what happened to them, but why they ended up in a carbon copy of their small New England town, what their parents might have had to do with their disappearance, and, of course, if there’s any way they can return home.
“We’ve begun to answer some of those questions and we’ll continue to do that,” Keyser said. “That’s going to get stretched out over the course of the series