Netflix 'Resort To Love': Release date, how to watch romcom produced by Alicia Keys
Being a wedding singer isn't exactly where most musicians would want their career heading and being the wedding singer at an ex's wedding definitely hits the wrong note. But that's exactly the situation an aspiring pop star Erica (Christina Milian) finds herself in after her music career meltdown.
She ends up as the entertainment at her ex-fiance’s wedding after reluctantly taking a gig at a luxurious Mauritius island resort. Things are far from harmonious as she discovers she still has feelings for her ex in this romantic comedy. The question is whether Erica will sing at her ex's wedding or her own. If you enjoy romantic comedies, then you may enjoy some Netflix romantic comedies such as 'Good On Paper', 'Rich in Love' and Generation 56K
'Resort To Love' releases on July 29 on Netflix.
How to watch
'Resort To Love' releases on July 29 at 3 am on Netflix. You can also watch the movie by signing up for the platform’s free trial. Apart from that, viewers can also opt for different subscription plans provided by the streaming giant. A premium plan that allows more people to watch the service on different screens simultaneously, costs $18 per month. Meanwhile, the basic US plan costs $9 per month.
According to a Netflix synopsis, "A romantic comedy about aspiring pop star Erica (Christina Milian) who ends up as the entertainment at her ex-fiance’s wedding after reluctantly taking a gig at a luxurious Mauritius island resort while in the wake of a music career meltdown. She tries to keep their past relationship a secret from his bride-to-be Beverly, but Erica rediscovers her feelings for her ex, Jason (Jay Pharoah), despite his brother Caleb's (Sinqua Walls) attempts to keep them from falling back in love. In this warm and funny romantic story that explores the bonds of love and family, the question soon becomes will Erica sing at Beverly's wedding - or her own?"
Christina Milian is a singer and songwriter in real life as well. She is also an actor who is known for her roles in films like 'Love Don't Cost a Thing' which was her first lead role in 2003. She went onto act in films such as 'Pulse' and also had a minor role in the film 'Ghosts Of Girlfriends Past'. She was also a part of the sitcom 'Grandfathered'.
American actor, stand-up comedian and impressionist Jared Antonio Farrow better known by his stage name Jay Pharoah is best known for being a cast member of 'Saturday Night Live' which he became a part of in 2010 for the show's 36th season. Jay got his start in comedy very young doing impressions from the age of nine and doing stand-up in comedy clubs from the age of 15.
Prior to his role on 'Resort To Love', Sinqua Walls is known for his roles on series such as 'Friday Night Lights', 'The Secret Life of an American Teenager' and the musical drama series 'American Soul'. In terms of his film roles, he has starred in 'Shark Night 3D'.
The trailer of 'Resort To Love' shows some rather over-the-top acting, but there seem to be a few genuinely funny moments in the film. Considering the film is produced by Alicia Keys, we're sure that at the very least the music in the film will be on point.
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