Created by Darren Star ‘Emily in Paris’ will be releasing next month. Darren Star, more popularly known for his work in ‘Sex and the City’ series is back and fans are super excited. Lily Collins, the lead for the series will be playing the adorable and smart Emily Cooper. Lily is also one of the producers of the series. With nowhere to go and everyone stuck in their houses, the show will take us through a Paris ride. The producers have shot the entire series in Paris. It shows us the beautiful sights, amazing food, classy people of the town, and more. Collins said that she admired Darren a lot and Emily’s character was something she could relate to. Hence, she grabbed the opportunity. Emily’s love for the country and the culture makes the plot even more exciting.
What is the show ‘Emily in Paris’ about?
The story of the series revolves around the protagonist living in Chicago. She ends up in the beautiful city of Paris after getting an unexpected job as a marketing executive. When she was settled in Chicago with a well-paid job and a committed relationship, her life and career were functioning smoothly. Getting all excited, she takes up the job but relocation is not as easy as it seems. Not knowing to speak French, she is caught between the French people who have a different approach to things. Emily prefers everything the American way sometimes leading to chaos. The journey is about every situation she faces in the new city and the adventurous ride she goes through. The comedy series is about self-discovery. It is about a curious and strong woman who steps out of her comfort zone and seeks her way through it.
On 16th September 2020, Netflix released the official trailer for the series on their Youtube channel. The trailer showed us how after reaching Paris everything gets intimidating for her. Being the only American, not many people accept her thoughts and ideas. She also has to deal with office politics making it difficult for her to adjust with her co-workers. Gabriel (played by Lucas Bravo) is Emily’s love interest. However, it turns out that he already has a girlfriend.
Everything you need to know about the upcoming comedy-drama:
Starring Lily Collins, Ashley Park, Philippine Leroy-Beaulieu, Lucas Bravo, Samuel Arnold, Camille Razat, and Bruno Gouery, the series does not fail to capture the beauty of the city. The audience who enjoyed ‘Sex and the City’ should definitely give this a try. The project was announced on 5th September, 2018 where Paramount Pictures were going to produce the first season. In 2020, the production activities moved to Netflix. The series will release on 2nd October, 2020. It will be available for streaming on Netflix.