ABC just released the trailer for a Shondaland new show, Still-Star Crossed and of course it’s drama packed.

Still-Star Crossed, based on the Melinda Taub’s same-titled book, picks up where Shakespeare left off with the surviving Montagues and Capulets after the tragic deaths of Romeo and Juliet.

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The series will follow the story of Rosaline, Juliet’s cousin played by Lashana Lynch. After the death of her parents, Rosaline is taken in by Juliet’s parents (her aunt and uncle, the Capulets) and forced to work as a maid.

Watch the trailer above.

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