Netflix 'Christmas Flow': 5 things you need to know about the French rom-com
Netflix is back with a French series this time, an ideal rom-com to hype up the festive season
Netflix is back with another foreign language series, called 'Christmas Flow' (also known as 'Arranjo de Natal'). The French series is of the popular romantic comedy (or romcom) genre and seems to be promising at first glance.
The comedy series will have Shirine Boutella and Tayc in the lead roles, following a very unlikely romance storyline between a popular rapper and a journalist. What are the odds of that happening? Will the two set their differences aside for what their hearts want? Stay tuned to find out!
When does 'Christmas Flow' release and where can you watch it
'Christmas Flow' releases on November 17, 2021, and can be streamed on Netflix.
What is 'Christmas Flow' all about?
The official synopsis reads: "An unlikely Christmas romance blossoms between a famous rapper and a tenacious journalist. But can they make it work despite their differences?"
Who stars in the Netflix series
Shirine Boutella as Lila
Shirine Boutella is an Algerian actress, best known for portraying Sofia Belkacem in the French crime thriller series, 'Lupin' in 2021. Boutella continued her higher education in France, post her graduation, and as of 2015, has been very active as an influencer on both YouTube and Instagram. She appeared in the TV series 'Quoprisen', in 2016, 'Papicha' in 2019, and 'Runaway' in 2021. Not to mention, Boutella is one of the most popular actresses in the world of cinema and speaks fluent French, Arabic, English, and German. What's more, her YouTube videos have been viewed over a solid 20 million times!
The rest of the cast includes Camille Lou as Mel, Aloise Sauvage as Jeanne, Tayc as Marcus, Walid Ben Mabrouk as Zak, Marion Seclin as Alice, Estelle Meyer as Safia, Sadek as Verno, and Sebastien Corona as Responsable Galeries
The series is written by Henri Debeurme, Marianne Levy, and Victor Rodenbach and directed by Nadege Loiseau.