It's been a busy start of year for Netflix. Tons of mind-blowing content out there. If you're caught up on all the Netflix homework we assigned, such as the Fyre Fest documentary, Sex Education, and Coversations With A Killer, then you have to add this brand new Netflix Original show Russian Doll to your weekend to-do list, too.
TL;DR Russian Doll, a "black comedy" and Netflix Original co-created by Amy Poehler, is creating a huge buzz online. This 8-episode series is officially airing on February 1st!
Russian Doll is already creating a huge buzz around the internet; a few big names in entertainment and comedy are associated with the show.
First off, it's co-created by comedy mastermind Amy Poehler and stars familiar face, Orange is the New Black’s Natasha Lyonne.
The show is branded as a "black comedy," which is readily apparant from the slogan of the show "dying is easy, it's living that's hard." Several digital publications are already calling this 8-episode series it a hit. Some even going so far as to say it's the best show of 2019.
The premise of the series follows a Groundhog Day like structure as the main character, game developer Nadia, dies over and over and over again on her 36th birthday.
Checking out the trailer, I can see how Twitter is already ranting and raving about the show's release. It totally looks like a binge-worthy show.
Netflix's 'Russian Doll' Is a Brilliant, Surreal Show About Women in Power https://t.co/5UkJs6FuZL— Adeline Pineda (@AdelinePineda) January 29, 2019
Let this be your Netflix homework for the weekend, and don't forget to check out the trailer below!