Netflix announced the new romantic comedy series, Emily In Paris — created, written and executive produced by Darren Star (Younger and Sex and the City) –to be released exclusively on its service this fall.
Emily in Paris features the story of Emily, an ambitious twenty-something marketing executive from Chicago, who unexpectedly lands her dream job in Paris when her company acquires a French luxury marketing company and is tasked with revamping their social media strategy. Emily’s new life in Paris is filled with intoxicating adventures and surprising challenges as she juggles winning over her work colleagues, making friends, and navigating new romances. The series was filmed entirely on location in Paris and throughout France.
In an interview with the press, Darren Star shared his excitement over the series’ potential global viewership: “MTV Studios and I couldn’t hope for a more perfect home for Emily In Paris than Netflix. With their international reach, we are excited to share Emily with audiences around the world.”
The series stars Lily Collins and is joined by Ashley Park, Philippine Leroy Beaulieu, Lucas Bravo, Samuel Arnold, Camille Razat and Bruno Gouery. Patricia Field (The Devil Wears Prada, Sex and the City) leads the costume design for the series.