'Karma': Release date, plot, cast, trailer and all you need to know about the show on HBO Max

The series aims to 'test the mental and physical stamina of its young contestants as they unravel how their social actions impact their success in the game'


                            'Karma': Release date, plot, cast, trailer and all you need to know about the show on HBO Max
Michelle Khare ( Good Story Entertainment)

As HBO Max continues to expand its library of content, it has added two new unscripted kids competition series. One of them, 'Karma' is an upcoming American reality television children's program, an hour-long series that will be hosted by Michelle Khare. The extreme lifestyle enthusiast with almost 2 million followers on YouTube will pit children against each other in a wholesome competition. 

Here is everything you need to know about it. 

Release date

'Karma' will premiere on HBO Max on June 18, 2020. 

Plot

According to the official synopsis of the unscripted show, "Karma, currently in production, takes sixteen contestants, ranging in age from 12 to 15, completely off the grid to solve puzzles and overcome physical challenges, with the laws of karma setting the rules."

"This adventure competition series hosted by YouTube sensation Michelle Khare will test the mental and physical stamina of its young contestants as they unravel how their social actions impact their success in the game."

"Focus, giving, humility, growth, connection, change and patience are the path to becoming the 'Karma Champion'. But more importantly, the players learn one of life's most profound lessons: "What you give out, you get back."

Cast

Hosted by Michelle Khare

Michelle Khare attends the 11th Annual Shorty Awards on May 05, 2019 at PlayStation Theater in New York City. (Getty Images)

The YouTube host with almost 2 million followers is known for her extreme lifestyle. She is also known for several videos that explore health and wellness. Her latest series on YouTube 'Extreme Body Makeover' sees her guiding people on a body-positive journey through a six-week total body makeover including exercising, changes in food habit and other wellness practices.

Creators

'Karma' is executive produced by JD Roth, Adam Greener and Sara Hansemenn for GoodStory Entertainment with Fred Pichel serving as showrunner and executive producer.

"After over 30 years of making kids television, this partnership with HBO Max has given me the ability to make a show about something important - Karma," said Roth. "Teaching kids that the energy you put in is the energy you can expect to get back has been transformative. This show is a rare opportunity to entertain while teaching and I’m loving every minute of it!”

Trailers

There is no official trailer for the show yet. MEA WorldWide will update this article when there is. 

Where to watch

'Karma' will premiere on HBO Max on June 18, 2020. The service will launch later this month on May 27, 2020.

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