Call my Agent is a French comedy-drama that premiered in 2015. When it was initially announced the show would end by 2020, but in 2021 it was announced that a 90 minutes film will be released followed by the fifth season. The show is available all around the world, except in Austria, Spain, Germany, and Portugal.
Each of the episodes runs for a duration of about 47 to 67 minutes. The show was created by Fanny Herrero. The show’s casts are Camille Cottin, Thibault De Montalembert, Liliane Rovere, Fanny Sidney, Laure Calamy, and Nicholas Maury, StefiCelma, AssaadBouab.
The show was shot in Turkish version, a British version, a South Korean Adaptation, An Indian adaptation, and an Italian version. CedricKlapisch, Lola Doillon, and Antoine Garceau directed the first two episodes of the first season. Laurent Tirard directed two episodes, and Antoine Garceauand Jeanne Herry directed one episode of the second season.
What Is the Hype?
The hype about the Episodes is that it has a hilarious plot throughout the series. It provides an amalgamation of both senses of humor as well as a burst of emotions. It is available on Netflix, and the series features a handful of French celebrities, who play heightened versions of themselves. The agents are trying their maximum best to keep these celebrities happy, working, and keeping their production ongoing in time.
In Call my Agent the story looks like it focuses on a young woman called Camille who is fresh off the bus in Paris and she immediately schemes her way into working for ASK though the top agents had protested against the idea. The hype is also that the French industry is not the same as Hollywood and their production and direction are more intimate and focus on creativity.
Stream It Or Skip It?
The show is definitely to be streamed. As it has humor elements and people always love to have elements of fun and entertainment in their lives; even when they are watching for leisure. Though the show is in French; the people who have no idea of the language might find it a bit difficult as they will have to read the subtitles while watching the movie.
But if it is going to be worth your time, why would one not want to be a part of it. There are excellent reviews about the series, and the series as a result has been adapted in different languages by different countries too.
What To Expect?
In Paris, France a group of movie stars go around living their lives and working. There is an agency that is filled with fear as its leader dies an unexpected death. The drama runs like a soap opera dealing with realistic problems and concerns of society.
The show is available on Netflix and it can be said that is one of the best shows on Netflix. When you hear the word drama, do not expect a lot of Olympics size efforts to bring out the drama, The show happens in a flow and does not feel that it has to use a lot of effort to get the expected outcome.