Melissa Barrera on Her Surprising New Survival Thriller Series, ‘Keep Breathing’

Melissa Barrera stars as Liv in Netflix’s new series, Keep Breathing. All six episodes of the survival thriller are currently streaming.


After her private plane crashes in the remote Canadian frontier, lone survivor and New York lawyer, Liv, must battle both an unforgiving wilderness and past personal demons to stay alive.

The actress is best known for her work in Vida, In the Heights, and Scream. Upcoming, she will reprise her role as Sam in Scream 6.


We discussed why audiences will connect so deeply with Liv’s journey, which of her other characters she would pick to be stuck in a survival situation with, and the fascinating knowledge and tactics shown in the series.

Watch my full interview below: